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Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover (1989) Blu-ray
Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover (1989)

Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover (1989)

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Mexican only Blu-ray/Region a pressing. Master director Greenaway (The Pillow Book) outdoes himself with this grisly fairy tale. The thief, Albert Spica, (Gambon) is a gangster, repugnant and boorish, who holds court at the same table in his opulent restaurant every night surrounded by his lackeys (Tim Roth and the late Ian Dury included). When his cultured and repressed wife Georgina (Mirren) becomes magnetically attracted to a solitary diner in the restaurant, the two begin a secret affair under the nose of her dangerous husband. With the help of the restaurant's chef, the time the lovers share is kept secret from the vicious Albert... for a while. Despite the breathtaking production design and artful camera work, this violent, disturbing and very darkly comic work is not for everyone. Those with the stomach for it, however, will reap generous rewards.
Title: Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
Genre: Drama
Starring: Helen Mirren, Michael Gambon, Alan Howard, Tim Roth, Richard Bohringer
Director: Peter Greenaway
Studio: Imports
Attributes: Canada - Import
Release Date: 5/24/2011
Product Type: Blu-ray
UPC: 7506036067541
Item #: PID360675

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