JEAN-PIERRE MELVILLE’S – LE SAMOURAI – RELEASED ON BLU RAY

Le SamouraiLE SAMOURAI (12) 1967 FRANCE MELVILLE, JEAN-PIERRE BLU RAY – £27.99
A hitman murders a nightclub owner but then comes obsession by a beautiful pianist who was a witness to the crime

In French with English subtitles

SPECIAL FEATURES

New high-definition digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray

Interviews from 2005 with Rui Nogueira, editor of Melville on Melville, and Ginette Vincendeau, author of Jean-Pierre Melville: An American in Paris

Archival interviews with Melville and actors Alain Delon, François Périer, Nathalie Delon, and Cathy Rosier

Melville-Delon: D’honneur et de nuit (2011), a short documentary exploring the friendship between the director and the actor and their iconic collaboration on this film

PLUS: An essay by film scholar David Thomson, an appreciation by filmmaker John Woo, and excerpts from Melville on Melville

Joseph Losey.’s – MR. KLEIN – released on dvd and Blu Ray

Mr. KleinMR. KLEIN (12) 1976 FRANCE DVD £17.99 BLU RAY – £21.99
Set in 1942 in occupied France, Parisian art dealer Robert Klein discovers that he has a Jewish counterpart with the same name, for whom he is mistaken. As he becomes more involved with his alter ego’s identity, Mr Klein puts himself at considerable risk as French authorities begin arresting foreign Jews at the behest of the Nazis.

In French with English subtitles

Special Features

Interactive Menus

Interviews: Henri Lanoe (editor)

Other Documentary: ”Mr. Klein’ Revisited By Michel Ciment’

Alain Delon

Jean-Pierre Melville’s classic gangster movie – LE CERCLE ROUGE – re-issued on dvd and Blu Ray

Le Cercle Rouge8LE CERCLE ROUGE (PG) 1970 FRANCE MELVILLE, JEAN-PIERRE DVD – £17.99 DVD – £21.99
Following his release from prison, thief Corey teams up with alcoholic ex-cop Jansen and escaped criminal Vogel to plot a daring heist of an upmarket Parisian jewellery store against impossible odds.

In French with English subtitles

DVD & Blu Ray available to buy from-

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