Screen Archives Entertainment Screen Archives Entertainment    
   Home  Shipping Rates  Order Info  Contact Us  Links  Change Style
  search tips
   [log in]   [new customer?]  [join mailing list]
  Essential SSL


  
Our Price: $24.95
List Price: $24.95
Bookmark and Share
Label:
Name: REDEMPTION FILMS
Number: KLR738329095628-BR

REQUIEM FOR A VAMPIRE (1973) (BLU-RAY)

REQUIEM?FOR?A?VAMPIRE (Requiem pour un vampire) was Jean Rollin’s favorite of all his films. Because he dredged the scenario from his subconscious, and because it was rushed into its written form so quickly (Rollin claimed that he wrote the entire script in only two days), he felt it was his purest work.

True to Rollin’s roots in serials and the Bizarre, the film opens with an action scene already in progress: two women in full clown makeup (Marie-Pierre Castel, Mirielle d’Argent), firing guns at a retaliating car behind them, as a handsome associate mans the steering wheel. This being a Rollin film, we quickly dispense with the man and get on with the general absence of story and the vital accumulation of fetish. Eluding their pursuers, our two clowns continue their never-explained flight on foot, journeying to a cemetery, then a chateau inhabited by “the last of the vampires.”

(excerpt of the essay by Tim Lucas)

Director : Jean Rollin
Starring: Dominique, Louise Dhour, Marie-Pierre Castel, Mirielle d'Argent, Philippe Gasté
Composer : Pierre Raph
Country : France
Type: Color
Year: 1973
Language: French with optional English subtitles
Length: 87
Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1

  
Last Items Viewed:
  
Reviews and Comments: (0)
All times US Eastern   |   login to post your own review or comments.
There are no reviews or comments yet. Log in or register to post your own reviews or comments.
 YOUR CART
  Your cart is empty.
TOP WEEKLY CDS
1 ROBIN HOOD: PRINCE OF THIEVES (EXPANDED / REMASTERED / 4 CD)
2 MUNSTER, GO HOME (3000 EDITION)
3 THE QUINN MARTIN COLLECTION VOL. 3 - THE STREETS OF SAN FRANCISCO (2 CD / 2000 EDITION)
4 THE FILM MUSIC OF MARIO NASCIMBENE (300 EDITION)
5 SWASHBUCKLER (2CD / 2000 EDITION)
6 THE FINAL COUNTDOWN (REISSUE)*
7 THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (SILENT FILM SCORE / LIMIT ONE PER CUSTOMER)
8 THE CHOSEN (HOLOCAUST 2000)
9 THE FILM MUSIC OF FRANCO BIXIO (2 CD / 300 EDITION)
10 THE WILD WILD WEST: DELUXE EDITION (2000 EDITION)

TOP WEEKLY DVD/BLU-RAY TITLES
1 STARDUST MEMORIES (1980)
2 BOUND FOR GLORY (1976)
3 GERONIMO: AN AMERICAN LEGEND (1993)
4 DOCTOR DOLITTLE (1967)
5 THE HOSPITAL (1971)
6 MELINDA (1972)
7 THE DESPARADO (1954)
8 NIGHT WILL FALL (2014)
9 TIMOTHY'S QUEST (1922)
10 SPEECHLESS (1994)

 
© 2020 Screen Archives Entertainment  ...