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Blind Husbands & Great DVD
Blind Husbands & Great

Blind Husbands & Great

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Rarely in history has a single film catapulted a director to the forefront of world cinema, but the innovative style and sophisticated themes of Blind Husbands made Erich von Stroheim an immediate sensation, exposing the complex layers of repression, lealousy and lust that lie beneath the surface of an American couple's marriage. As they vacation in the Alps, a roguish officer (Von Stroheim) ensnares the wife (Francellia Billington) in a web of infidelity, testing her loyalty and ultimately challenging the manhood of her husband (Sam DeGrasse). One of Hollywood's earliest - and most peculiar - musicals, The Great Gabbo stars Von Stroheim as an egotistical ventriloquist who casts a Svengali-like spell upon an ingenue (Betty Compson), against a backdrop ofsingularlry strange numbers (including "Icky" and the spider-and-fly themed "Caught in a Web"). Director James Cruze (The Covered Wagon) allowed von Stroheim to endow the character with his signature flourishes, resulting in a wicked cocktail of garish stage shows and Austro-Hungarian villainy that is a diabolical delight.
Title: Blind Husbands & Great
Genre: Drama-Classics (Silent Films)
Starring: Sam de Grasse, Percy Challenger, William de Vaull, Erich Von Stroheim, Francelia Billington, Betty Compson, Donald Douglas, Gibson Gowland, Marjorie King, Marjorie "Babe" Kane
Directors: James Cruze, Erich Von Stroheim
Studio: Kino Video
Attributes: Black & White, Special Edition, Silent Movie
Release Date: 6/10/2003
Product Type: DVD
Rated: UNR
UPC: 738329024628
Item #: KOV002462

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