To Sleep With Anger - Criterion Collection Blu-Ray

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To Sleep With Anger - Criterion Collection Blu-Ray
To Sleep With Anger - Criterion Collection Blu-Ray To Sleep With Anger - Criterion Collection Blu-Ray
A slow-burning masterwork of the early 1990s, this third feature by Charles Burnett is a singular piece of American mythmaking. In a towering performance, Danny Glover plays the enigmatic southern drifter Harry, a devilish charmer who turns up out of the blue on the South Central Los Angeles doorstep of his old friends. In short order, Harry's presence seems to cast a chaotic spell on what appeared to be a peaceful household, exposing smouldering tensions between parents and children, tradition and change, virtue and temptation. Interweaving evocative strains of gospel and blues with rich, poetic-realist images, To Sleep with Anger is a sublimely stirring film from an autonomous artistic sensibility, a portrait of family resilience steeped in the traditions of African American mysticism and folklore.

Special Features
New, Restored 4K Digital Transfer, Approved By Director Charles Burnett, With 2.0 Surround DTS-HD Master Audio Soundtrack, Of Family And Folklore, A New Interview Programme, Featuring Burnett, Actors Danny Glover And Sheryl Lee Ralph, And Associate Producer Linda Koulisis, A Walk With Charles Burnett, A New Hour-Long Conversation Between Burnett And Filmmaker Robert Townsend That Revisits Burnett's Films And Shooting Locations, Short Video Tribute To Burnett Produced For The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences' Governors Awards Ceremony In 2017, Plus: An Essay By Critic Ashley Clark
Specifications
Aspect Ratio1.85:1
AudioEnglish DTS-HD Master Audio Surround 2.0
BBFC12
Case TypeAmaray Single
CastDanny Glover,Mary Alice,Vonetta McGee,Richard Brooks,Sheryl Lee Ralph
ColourColour
DirectorCharles Burnett
Discs2
FormatBlu-ray
FormatIncludes - CD
IFCONone
LanguageEnglish
RegionBlu-Ray B
Released2019-03-25
Run Time102
Year1990

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Tags: 1990s, Criterion