Harold and Maude Criterion Collection

Genre:. Equal parts gallows humor and romantic innocence, Harold and Maude dissolves the line between darkness and light along with the ones that separate people by class, gender, and age, and it features indelible performances and a remarkable soundtrack by Cat Stevens. Brand name: img mfg#: 715515094610

Shipping weight: 031 lbs. Working from a script by colin higgins 9 to 5, ashby tells the story of the emotional and romantic bond between a death-obsessed young man The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou’s Bud Cort from a wealthy family and a devil-may-care, bohemian octogenarian Rosemary’s Baby’s Ruth Gordon.

All music products are properly licensed and guaranteed authentic. Manufacturer:. With the idiosyncratic american fable Harold and Maude, countercultural director Hal Ashby Being There fashioned what would become the cult classic of its era.

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Harold and Maude

Meanwhile, his mother enlists him in a dating service and tries to force Harold to join the army. When harold meets the anarchist seventy-nine-year-old Maude at a funeral, they become friends and the old lady discloses other perspectives of the cycle of life for him. Comedy. Pg. The self-destructive and needy wealthy teenager harold is obsessed by death and spends his leisure time attending funerals, visiting junkyards, watching the demolishing of buildings, snobbish and egocentric mother, simulating suicides trying to get attention from his indifferent, and having sessions with his psychologist.

Ruth gordon vivian rickles. On the day of maude's eightieth birthday, Harold proposes to her but he finds the truth about life at the end of hers. Release date: 3/16/2004. Run time: 91.

Harold and Maude

He was working as a pool boy when Paramount purchased the script. Seventy-nine-year-old Maude Chardin, on the other hand, adores life. He fakes suicides to shock his self-obsessed mother, drives a hearse, and attends funerals of complete strangers. Comedy. Ruth gordon vivian rickles. Release date: 3/16/2004. Harold and maude started as Colin Higgins's master's thesis at UCLA Film School.

. Colin higgins was a screenwriter, director, 9 to 5, Silver Streak, and producer of films that included Harold and Maude, and The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas. The 1971 film, directed by Hal Ashby, bombed. Nineteen-year-old Harold Chasen is obsessed with death. But then this quirky, dark comedy began being shown on college campuses and at midnight-movie theaters, and it gained a loyal cult following.

This novelization was published shortly after the film's release, but has been out of print for more than 30 years. In 1997 it was selected for inclusion on the National Film Registry at the Library of Congress. Even fans who have seen the movie dozens of times will find this companion valuable, as it gives fresh elements to watch for and answers many of the film's unresolved questions.

Run time: 91. He died in 1988.

King of Hearts

Bumbling scottish private plumpick alan bates is sent to a village in the beautiful French countryside during World War I on a suicide mission to detonate explosives set bythe retreating German army. King of hearts is subtle, visually striking and, in short, the "ultimate display of madness" Life! Comedy.

Release date: 3/16/2004. Now, with the mentally challenged running the town, Plumpick is crowned King! But his new title brings him his first horrible decision: to carry out his deadly mission or join the ranks of the blissfully ignorant who know nothing about war. Pg. Run time: 91. One of the most popular foreign films of all time, whimsical, playing continuously in some theatres for over five years, King of Hearts is a "bright, lilting, lyrical" Cue comedy thatcleverly satirizes the absurdity of war with a "message that is meaningful and entertaining" Boxoffice.

Ruth gordon vivian rickles. The village, soon to be blown sky-high, has been abandoned by its inhabitantsand replaced with escapees from the local insane asylum.

Brewster McCloud Remastered Edition

The thing that at once shapes and unravels us. It's a serial-killer mystery. Run time: 91. Pg. Brewster mccloud but cort lives deep within the cavernous underground of the Houston Astrodome, but his dreams rise much higher. A crazy circus-finale comedy. But brewster mccloud, anarchic cult fave, Robert Altman's wild, isn't about dreams as much as it is about the highs and lows of humanity.

Release date: 3/16/2004. Ruth gordon vivian rickles. Comedy. Not in a plane. Ah, love. Factory sealed DVD. A frenetic car-chase flick. Shelley duvall debuts as the tour guide whose seduction of Brewster may lead to his undoing. But with strapped-on wings he's designing - encouraged by a mysterious woman Sally Kellerman who may be his guardian angel.

The thing that may or may not give us wings. He aims to fly.

Wings of Desire The Criterion Collection

Ruth gordon vivian rickles. Comedy. Pg. Run time: 91. Factory sealed DVD. Release date: 3/16/2004. Directed by Wim Wenders. An angel meets the actor Peter Falk and falls in love with a French trapeze artist in Berlin.


Ruth gordon vivian rickles. Factory sealed DVD. His songs, including 'the first cut is the deepest', 'father & son' and 'peace train' have been successfully covered by artists throughout the 60s, 80s, 'Wild World', 70s, 'Here Comes My Baby', 90s and 00s.2005. Universal. Release date: 3/16/2004. Shrink-wrapped. Cat stevens gold collects together 31 exquisite cat Stevens classics, including the newly recorded Cat Stevens song 'Green Fields & Golden Sands', his first new pop recording in over 25 years.

His heartfelt accounts of longing, lost innocence and the search for purpose helped make him one of a handful of artists to maintain a long-running presence on the radio and on the pop and the album charts. Comedy. Run time: 91. Pg. For nearly four decades Cat Stevens' music has touched millions of people worldwide.


The King of Comedy

Release date: 3/16/2004. Comedy. Ruth gordon vivian rickles. Run time: 91. Factory sealed DVD. A desperate would-be comic hounds a late-night talk-show host for a break. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. Pg. Directed by Martin Scorsese.

Fantastic Planet

The story takes place on the draags' planet Ygam, an Om called Terr, where we follow our narrator, from infancy to adulthood. René laloux's mesmerising psychedelic sci-fi animated feature won the Special Jury Prize at the 1973 Cannes Film Festival and is a landmark of European animation. Today, the film can be seen to prefigure much of the work of Hayao Miyazaki at Studio Ghibli Princess Mononoke, cultivated imagination, Spirited Away due to its palpable political and social concerns, and memorable animation techniques.

Fantastic planet tells the story of Oms, a human-like species, kept as domesticated pets by an alien race of blue giants called Draags. Factory sealed DVD. He manages to escape enslavement from a Draag learning device used to educate the savage Oms - and begins to organise an Om revolt. Run time: 91. Based on stefan wul's novel oms en série oms by the dozen, laloux's breathtaking vision was released in France as La Planète sauvage The Savage Planet; in the USA as Fantastic Planet; and immediately drew comparisons to Swift's Gulliver's Travels and Planet of the Apes both the 1968 film and Boule's 1963 novel.

Ruth gordon vivian rickles. The imagination invested in the surreal creatures, music and sound design, and eerie landscapes, is immense and unforgettable. Comedy. Shrink-wrapped.

Play it Again, Sam

Release date: 3/16/2004. A multi-region pal/ntsc dvd player is request to view it in USA/Canada. Pg. Factory sealed DVD. Ruth gordon vivian rickles. Please Review Description. Comedy. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. Quick shipping !!! new and sealed !!! this Disc WILL NOT play on standard US DVD player. Run time: 91.