The Mafu Cage (Special Edition) (Blu-ray)

Directed by Karen Arthur

Release Year: 1978
Running Time: 101
UPC: 7 38329 25751 4
Color Type: Color
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
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Cast
Lee Grant
Carol Kane
Will Geer
James Olson
William Sherwood
Budar

Crew
Directed by Karen Arthur

Academy Award winner Lee Grant (In the Heat of the Night, Shampoo) stars with Academy Award nominee Carol Kane (Dog Day Afternoon, When a Stranger Calls) in this psychological thriller directed by Emmy winner Karen Arthur (Lady Beware, Legacy). Cissy (Kane) and Ellen (Grant) are daughters of a deceased African primatologist who kept wild animals in a cage in his living room. Mentally unbalanced, Cissy virtually lives in this exotic ‘Mafu Cage’, crowded with hothouse plants and strange African artifacts. Ellen is obsessed with the caretaking of Cissy and must keep a constant watch on her sister’s unpredictable personality. When Ellen’s co-worker, David (James Olson, The Andromeda Strain, Ragtime), begins making romantic advances towards Ellen, Cissy believes the man poses a threat to the sisters’ relationship. The disturbed Cissy ensnares David in the Mafu Cage and subjects him to a series of horrific, and deadly rituals! Also starring Will Geer (TV’s The Waltons) and acclaimed by critics upon its release.


Blu-ray Extras Include:

2K Scan of the Interpositive - Supervised and Approved by Cinematographer John Bailey

Audio Commentary with Director Karen Arthur | Audio Commentary with Cinematographer John Bailey and Editor Carol Littleton

Interview with Composer Roger Kellaway

Interview with Co-Star Carol Kane

Interview with Co-Star Lee Grant

Interview with Director Karen Arthur

Interview with Cinematographer John Bailey and Editor Carol Littleton

Extensive Stills Gallery

Trailers

Optional English Subtitles


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