Bluebeard aka Landru (Blu-ray)

Directed by Claude Chabrol

Release Year: 1963
Running Time: 119
UPC: 7 38329 25538 1
Color Type: Color
Country: France
Language: French
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
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Cast
Michele Morgan
Stéphane Audran
Charles Denner
Danielle Darrieux
Hildegard Knef
Juliette Mayniel
Catherine Rouvel
Françoise Lugagne
Mary Marquet

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Directed by Claude Chabrol

Legendary French New Wave director Claude Chabrol (Les Bonnes Femmes, The Champagne Murders) brings the shocking true story of serial killer Henri Désiré Landru to the screen with Bluebeard. Landru, played with dastardly charm by Charles Denner (The Bride Wore Black), is a seemingly respectable Parisian who devises a sick and ingenious scheme to supplement his dwindling income during the First World War. First, he lures wealthy dowagers to his villa. Then, he cons them into forking over their fortunes. Finally, he kills them, chops them up and immolates the pieces. This jet-black comedy was written by acclaimed author Françoise Sagan (Bonjour Tristesse) and features a host of superb actresses including Michèle Morgan (Port of Shadows), Danielle Darrieux (The Earrings of Madame de...), Hildegard Knef (Fedora), Juliette Mayniel (Les Cousins), Stéphane Audran (The Third Lover), Catherine Rouvel (Borsalino), Françoise Lugagne (Diary of a Chambermaid) and Mary Marquet (Fellini’s Casanova).


Blu-ray Extras Include:

4K Restoration from the Original Camera Negative

NEW Audio Commentary by Film Historian Kat Ellinger

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