Cover image for The furies [videorecording (DVD)]
Title:
The furies [videorecording (DVD)]
ISBN:
9781604650440
Publication Information:
[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2008]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (36 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm) + 1 book (267 pages ; 19 cm)
Contents:
Special features: Full screen version -- New, restored high-definition digital transfer -- Audio commentary featuring film historian James itses -- "The movies:" "Action speaks louder than words," a 1967 television interview with director Anthony Mann -- A rare, 1931 on-camera interview with Walter Huston, made for the movie theater series Intimate Interviews -- New video interview with Nina Mann, daughter of Anthony Mann --Stills gallery of behind-the-scenes photos -- Theatrical trailer -- Language: English -- Subtitles: English SDH.
Abstract:
In 1870s New Mexico Territory, megalomaniacal widowed ranch owner T.C. Jeffords butts heads with his daughter, Vance, a firebrand with serious daddy issues, over her dowry, choice of husband, and finally, ownership of the land itself.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Format:
Video disc
General Note:
From the novel by Niven Busch.

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1950.

Full screen (1.33:1).

Includes a new printing of Niven Busch's original novel: The furies : a novel / by Niven Busch. [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2008], ©1948.

Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; Audio commentary featuring film historian Jim Kitses; "Action speaks louder than words," a 1967 television interview with director Anthony Mann; A rare, 1931 on-camera interview with Walter Huston, made for the movie theater series "Intimate interviews"; New video interview with Nina Mann, daughter of Anthony Mann; Stills gallery of behind-the-scenes photos; Theatrical trailer. Booklet: "Mann of the western" essay by film critic Robin Wood; "Interview with Anthony Mann" by Charles Bitsch and Claude Chabrol.