Basil Dearden's London Underground: Eclipse From The Criterion Collection DVD
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"Basil Dearden's London Underground" from Criterion Collection highlights four thought-provoking films from one of British cinemas most groundbreaking filmmakers. Along with with producer Michael Relph, Dearden bravely used cinema to tackle social subjects where others wouldn't dare. He cemented his place as a trailblazer during the British New Wave, though his high style set him apart from gritty realism filmmakers. Explore the racially charged murder mystery in "Sapphire" (1959), a provocative update of Shakespeare's Othello in "All Night Long" (1961), a landmark homosexual character portrait in "Victim" (1961), and a bank heist plotted by bitter ex-military men in "The League of Gentlemen" (1960).