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The Vanquished

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Director Michelangelo Antonioni's unique triptych film features three murders, one taking place in Paris, another in Rome, and another in London. All of the perpetrators are affluent youths, each killing for his own dubious motive. In the France segment, a group of adolescents kill for money, even though they don't need it; in the London segment, a poet uncovers a woman's body and tries to profit from the discovery; and in the Italian segment, a student becomes caught up in a smuggling ring, with deadly results. ...
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Overview

Director Michelangelo Antonioni's unique triptych film features three murders, one taking place in Paris, another in Rome, and another in London. All of the perpetrators are affluent youths, each killing for his own dubious motive. In the France segment, a group of adolescents kill for money, even though they don't need it; in the London segment, a poet uncovers a woman's body and tries to profit from the discovery; and in the Italian segment, a student becomes caught up in a smuggling ring, with deadly results. Though each crime is investigated, the guilty are rarely singled out for their actions. I Vinti had a protracted production schedule, due in large part to the director's inability to find funding for such ambitious, resolutely downbeat material.
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Special Features

The Original Exclusive, Uncut and Elongated Version of the Italian Episode as Presented at the 1953 Venice Film Festival; ; An Interview with the Producer, Turi Vasile; An Interview with one of the Protagonists, Franco Interlenghi; An Exclusive Rare Short Film by Michelangelo Antonioni: Tentato Suicidio 23 Mins., 1953; ; A Fully Illustrated Booklet containing critical analysis of the genesis of the film; ; Director Biography and Filmography
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/29/2011
  • UPC: 816018010074
  • Original Release: 1953
  • Rating:

  • Source: Raro Video Usa Ltd.
  • Presentation: Subtitled / Full Frame
  • Time: 1:54:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 80,985

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Franco Interlenghi Claudio
Patrick Barr Kent Watton
Anna Maria Ferrero Marina
Eduardo Ciannelli Claudio's father
Evi Maltagliati
Annie Noel
Henri Poirier
Peter Reynolds Aubrey
Umberto Spadaro
Gastone Renzelli
Derek Tansley
Fay Compton Mrs. Pinkerton
Etchika Choureau Simone
Eileen Moore
Raymond Lovell
Jean-Pierre Mocky Pierre
Technical Credits
Michelangelo Antonioni Director, Screenwriter
Giorgio Bassani Screenwriter
Suso Cecchi D'Amico Screenwriter
Diego Fabbri Screenwriter
Giovanni Fusco Score Composer
Mario Gabrielli Producer
Roger Nimier Screenwriter
Eraldo Da Roma Editor
Enzo Serafin Cinematographer
Turi Vasile Screenwriter
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Vanquished
1. Opening Credits [2:02]
2. Prologue [2:51]
3. Simone [3:31]
4. Georges [2:50]
5. Pierre [8:46]
6. "Take Me Away" [11:15]
7. The Shooting [3:45]
8. The Escape [9:05]
9. Claudio [3:35]
10. Murder [6:59]
11. Wanted [7:39]
12. Marina [9:43]
13. "What Did They Do To You?" [3:20]
14. Daily Witness [3:17]
15. Hallan [11:36]
16. Sally [5:01]
17. "Perfect Murder" [5:42]
18. The Trial [3:00]
19. The Confession [6:36]
20. Epilogue [2:40]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Vanquished
   Play Film
   Scene Selection
   Bonus Material
      Interview With Franco Interlenghi
      Interview With Turi Vasile
      Short Film: Attempted Suicide (Tentato Suicidio)
      Uncut Version Of The Italian Episode Presented In Venice In 1953
      Director Biography
      Director Filmography
      DVD Credits
   Setup
      French, Italian, English 2.0 Dolby Digital
      Italian 2.0 Dolby Digital
      English Subtitles: On/Off
         English Subtitles: On
         English Subtitles: Off
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