The Two of Us (DVD)
Directed by Claude Berri
A comically bittersweet coming of age story, Claude Berri’s THE TWO OF US is also a poignant drama of identity and heritage. When an 8-year-old Jewish boy (Alain Cohen) living in Nazi-occupied France is sent by his parents to live in the country with the Catholic parents of their friends, he is faced with a culture clash both religious and generational. As the grandfatherly Pepe, beloved character actor Michel Simon infuses the role with a gruff tenderness, his growing relationship with the boy a touching portrayal of connection in a broken world. Cohen Film Collection is proud to present a gorgeous new 4K restoration of this world cinema classic.
DVD Extras Include:
New 4K Restoration | NEW Audio Commentary by Film Critic Wade Major | Michel Simon Discusses The Two of Us (480i; 1:25) | Michel Simon and Jean Renoir in Conversation (480i; 6:00) | Trailer
"Heartwarming. Four Stars" - Roger Ebert
"A lovely, sentimental reminiscence of childhood in wartime." - The New York Times
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