Marcel Carné’s – HOTEL DU NORD – issued in Blu Ray

Hotel Du NordHOTEL DU NORD (PG) 1938 FRANCE CARNÉ, MARCEL BLU RAY ONLY £23.99
Based on the Eugène Dabit novel, a young couple check into the Hotel du Nord planning a double suicide.

Doomed lovers Renée and Pierre plan to end their lives together at the Hotel du Nord. However after Pierre shoots Renée, he flees without shooting himself.

Renée makes a surprise recovery and when Pierre returns from prison, he finds Renée in love with another man.

Hôtel du Nord is noteworthy for its assured ensemble performances, remarkably authentic studio sets and compelling Bastille Day street-celebration finale. Now, looking and sounding better than ever before.

In French with English subtitles

SPECIAL EDITION CONTENTS

• High Definition Blu-rayTM (1080p) presentation

• Original 1.0 mono audio

• Optional English subtitles

• Au cinéma ce soir: Marcel Carné on Hôtel du Nord, an in-depth archival interview with the legendary director from 1972 in which he talks at length about the film

• Introduction to Hôtel du Nord by Paul Ryan, the film historian revisits Carné’s classic film

• Image gallery

• Original trailer

• Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Peter Strain

DVD available to buy at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/french-dvds

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