This World, Then the Fireworks

Directed by Michael Oblowitz

Year: 1997
Running Time: 100
Color Type: Color
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Genres: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Shop Home Video

This World, Then the Fireworks

Cast
Billy Zane
Gina Gershon
Sheryl Lee
Rue McClanahan
Seymour Cassel
Will Patton

Crew
Directed by Michael Oblowitz


Meet Marty & Carol… Two People Who Are Very Good At Being Bad! They were bound by blood, driven by greed and enslaved by desire. Billy Zane (Dead Calm) and Gina Gershon (Showgirls) turn up the heat as wickedly seductive siblings who would do anything for each other. Grifters Marty (Zane) and Carol (Gershon) are bad-to-the-bone twins whose devastating physical beauty is only equaled by their intense greed and the depths to which they’ll sink to get what they want. Enter their intended prey, the ravishingly beautiful and sultry Lois Archer (Sheryl Lee, Twin Peaks), a repressed lady cop with some powerful needs and prime piece of beachfront property. But Lois is a woman with secrets of her own, and before long, brother and sister discover their would-be foil in nobody’s fool. Co-starring Rue McClanahan (The Golden Girls), Will Patton (No Way Out) and Seymour Cassel (Rushmore), this sexy, stylish tale of passion and coldblooded murder is razor sharp film noir with a smooth velvet touch. This searing tales of lust and larceny was based on story by legendary pulp writer Jim Thompson (The Getaway, The Killing).

Click here to learn more at Kino Lorber Edu. Interested in bringing This World, Then the Fireworks to your school or library? If you'd like to have an in-class viewing, on-campus screening, or purchase the DVD for your library's collection, please visit our site or contact Estelle Grosso at EDU@kinolorber.com or call (212) 629-6880 with your request.

To read more about Kino Lorber Edu's terms of use and ordering information, visit Kino Lorber Edu.

Join the conversation
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 22 2021 at 5:37pm
RT' @bobfreelander': New' @JustTheDiscsPod' video - my' @KinoLorber' April Spotlight:' https://t.co/OV6ySP76kC'' https://t.co/ouyYFMFNMD'
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 22 2021 at 3:05pm
Tune in Tuesday at 7pm for a live virtual Q&A with' @billtraylorfilm' director Jeffrey Wolf, executive producer Sam P…' https://t.co/9w9nXyD8lm'
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 22 2021 at 11:00am
RT' @KLStudioClassic': Pre-Order!' https://t.co/0sOmptSe9g' Coming July 6th! The Black Marble (1980) • 4K Restoration from the Original Camer…
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 22 2021 at 10:59am
RT' @ReasonIJumpFilm': "this superb documentary has more heroes than any blockbuster would dare to put on the same screen." -' @WSJ' #TheRea…
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 22 2021 at 10:59am
RT' @DVDBeaver': The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 4K UHD - Clint Eastwood' @KinoLorber' US:' https://t.co/6CmBo2BYnR' BONUS CAPTURES:' https://t.co/…'
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 22 2021 at 10:58am
'.@Tribeca' and' @VIFFest' award-winner MY WONDERFUL WANDA is a delightful satire of the haves and the have-nots set ag…' https://t.co/ZVRAdV6dTU'
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 21 2021 at 8:08pm
RT' @lightscameraatx': The' @KOOPradio' interview with TEST PATTERN writer/director Shatara Michelle Ford:' https://t.co/DLb6lSAohx' The Austin-…
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 21 2021 at 6:10pm
Weber's films often depicted women’s struggles for independence within the ever-shifting moral landscape of 1920s m…' https://t.co/cbXuGCDuOI'
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 21 2021 at 6:10pm
Two Films by Lois Weber: Sensation Seekers + A Chapter in Her Life are now on Blu-ray:' https://t.co/rqS3WzzaRd' Amo…' https://t.co/zpFSvyBRWd'
'@KinoLorber' on Apr. 21 2021 at 3:23pm
RT' @FilmForumNYC': JUST ANNOUNCED! Free live virtual Q&A with BILL TRAYLOR: CHASING GHOSTS filmmaker Jeffrey Wolf & Richard C. Powell of Duk…
Tweet Now!

Inquiries & Press

General Inquiries

Kino Lorber, Inc.
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018
Tel. (212) 629-6880
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871

Press & Media

For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing dninh@kinolorber.com or calling 212-629-6880.

Educational

Please visit our educational site at www.KinoLorberEDU.com

For assistance with educational orders, please contact us at:

Phone:212-629-6880
Fax: 212-714-0871
Email: edu@kinolorber.com