Symphony for a Massacre (Blu-ray)

Directed by Jacques Deray

Release Year: 1963
Running Time: 110
UPC: 7 38329 25999 0
Color Type: B&W
Country: France
Language: French with English subtitles
Genres: Crime
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Cast
Jean Rochefort
Michel Auclair
Charles Vanel
Jose Giovanni
Claude Dauphin
Michele Mercier
Daniela Rocca

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Directed by Jacques Deray

In this stylish heist noir from director Jacques Deray, master director of the French crime film, five men tied to businesses with varying degrees of legality pool their money to go in on one huge narcotics deal that can set them up for life - and test their loyalties. Restored in 2K from a 4K scan of the surviving 35MM interpositive (the negative is lost), the film boasts stunning black and white photography, supported by a lush and memorable score. Deray assembled an impressive cast of stars, including Charles Vanel (WAGES OF FEAR), Michel Auclair (THE DAY OF THE JACKAL), future director José Giovanni (TWO MEN TO KILL) who also co-wrote the film, and Jean Rochefort, in a brilliant casting against type from his largely comedic roles up until then. This rediscovered crime thriller is sure to please fans of classic film noir.


Blu-ray Extras Include:

The Score of SYMPHONY FOR A MASSACRE - an evaluation of the film by François Guérif, screenwriter and film noir historian, along with Jean Rochefort biographer Jean-Philippe Guerand (28 minutes)

Re-release trailer

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