The Way to Present the Classics
A Special DVD edition not to be missed !
THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN ARM
Co-starring Eleanor Parker and Kim Novak
Music Elmer Bernstein
Produced and Directed by Otto Preminger
This explosive classic – Hollywood’s first major film to deal with the subject of drug addiction – is now given the definitive DVD treatment.
Distributed by Sanctuary Visual
Audio: 1. Remastered Dolby Digital 2-channel
Exclusive interview footage of FRANK SINATRA talking of his role in the film.
Exclusive feature: MUSIC ON FILM – ELMER BERNSTEIN in conversation with Laureate’s Ken Barnes. An intriguing 45-minute interview in which the Academy Award-winning composer discusses his long career and his many famous scores for such films as “ The Magnificent Seven,” “The Great Escape,” “ The Man With The Golden Arm” and many others.
Audio Commentary: A feature-length examination of the film tracing its origins as a best-selling novel and the difficulties in bringing it to the screen against censorship opposition. All of the background stories and little-known facts are related in detail by Ken Barnes.
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