DVD - 2006
In this surrealistic nightmare vision of a "perfect" future where technology reigns supreme, a daydreaming bureaucrat who is involved with an underground superhero and a beautiful mysterious woman becomes the tragic victim of his own romantic illusions. This is the original 142 minute director's cut edition of the film assembled from both the European and American versions.
- Criterion collection ;
- Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
[Irvington, N.Y.] :
- Item Description
- Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Special features: all-new, restored high-definition digital transfer, supervised and approved by director Terry Gilliam, with a remastered Dolby stereo surround soundtrack; audio commentary by Gilliam; essay by Jack Mathews.
- Physical Description
- 1 videodisc (DVD)(142 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
- DVD, region 1, enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs, 1.78:1 aspect ratio, Dolby Digital stereo surround.
- Production Credits
- Director of photography, Roger Pratt ; film editor, Julian Doyle ; original music, Michael Kamen.
- Other Authors
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A surrealistic view of a "perfect" future where technology reigns supreme and everyone is monitored by a secret government agency.