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: $19.95
Bookmark and Share
Label:
Name: TWILIGHT TIME
Number: TWILIGHT161-BR

A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY (1987) (BLU-RAY)
Starring:  Colin Firth, Kenneth Branagh, Natasha Richardson, Patrick Malahide, Richard Vernon, Jim Carter
Directed By:  Pat O'Connor
Composed By:  Howard Blake

“Though it is spiritually uplifting, there’s the feel of an elegy to this English soldier’s story, a conscientious tone poem set in pastoral Yorkshire after the War to End All Wars.” – Rita Kempley, The Washington Post

“O’Connor directs Simon Gray’s script with great sensitivity. It’s all taken at a gentle pace, but dullness is averted by a sly humour…all the performances are accomplished, and that of Firth is brilliant.” – Time Out London

“Reticence, tact, restraint, respect…As a welcome respite from the hyper-kinetic hysteria in so many contemporary movies, A Month in the Country is a must-see.” – Andrew Sarris, The Village Voice

Pat O’Connor (Cal) directs the wonderful Simon Gray’s adaptation of J.L. Carr’s touching novel, A Month in the Country (1987): the simply beautiful tale of a pair of emotionally wounded World War I veterans (Colin Firth and Kenneth Branagh in his film debut) who find some respite in the beautiful Yorkshire countryside and in their supportive friendship. As they work, respectively, on the restoration of an ancient church mural and the possible unearthing of an archeological treasure, they also encounter the local vicar’s young wife (a lovely Natasha Richardson); between them, this trio reflects the many faces of love and longing. Featuring a score by Howard Blake in the style of early 20th-century music, available on this Twilight Time release as an isolated track.

LANGUAGE: English
VIDEO: 1080p High Definition / 1.85:1
AUDIO: English 1.0 DTS-HD MA
1987 / Color
96 MINUTES
RATED PG

Special Features: Isolated Music & Effects Track / Audio Commentary with Film Historians Julie Kirgo and Nick Redman / Original Theatrical Trailer

Limited Edition of 3,000 Units

  
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 RED SONJA (EXPANDED)
2 CHAPLIN: 30TH ANNIVERSARY (EXPANDED / 3000 EDITION)
3 THE FUNHOUSE
4 GOLDSMITH AT 20TH VOL V: MUSIC FOR TELEVISION 1969-1978 (2 CD / 2000 EDITION)
5 FRENZY (3000 EDITION)
6 THIEF OF HEARTS (1500 EDITION / 2 CD)
7 MARY, QUEEN OF SCOTS (3000 EDITION)
8 THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN COLLECTION (4 CD / BONUS TRACKS)
9 CONAN THE DESTROYER (ORIGINAL TRACKS / 2CD)
10 BLACK PATCH / THE MAN

TOP WEEKLY DVD/BLU-RAY TITLES
1 MELINDA (1972)
2 THE DESPARADO (1954)
3 NIGHT WILL FALL (2014)
4 TIMOTHY'S QUEST (1922)
5 UNDERCURRENT (1946)
6 LAND OF DOOM (1986)
7 NIGHT COURT: THE COMPLETE NINTH SEASON (1992-1993)
8 FACCIA A FACCIA (IMPORT)
9 WHERE THERE'S LIFE (1947)
10 THE SPIRAL ROAD (1962)

 
© 2023 Screen Archives Entertainment   Website maintained and powered by Veraprise and Matrimont.