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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Valley Library System. (Show)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library DVD (Text) 33062009268419 New Adult DVD Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681436852
  • ISBN: 168143685X
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Criterion collection.
  • Publisher: [New York] : The Criterion Collection, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from sell sheet.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1968.
Participant or Performer Note:
Laura Betti, Massimo Girotti, Silvana Mangano, Terence Stamp, Anne Wiazemsky.
Summary, etc.:
Terence Stamp stars as the mysterious stranger, perhaps an angel, perhaps a devil, who, one by one, seduces the members of a wealthy Milanese family, precipitating an existential crisis in each of their lives. Unfolding nearly wordlessly in a procession of sacred and profane images, this tantalizing metaphysical riddle, blocked from an exhibition by the Catholic Church for degeneracy, is at once a blistering Marxist treatise on sex, religion, and art and a primal scream into the void.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen (1.85:1); monaural.
Language Note:
Italian dialogue; English subtitles.
Subject: Seduction > Drama.
Families > Drama.
Family secrets > Drama.
Good and evil > Drama.
Theological virtues > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.

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