Brazil

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.

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Series
Criterion collection ; 51.
Subjects
Genres
Feature films
Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Published
[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection c2006.
Language
English
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
Format
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.
ISBN
1559409797
9781559409797
Other Authors
Terry Gilliam (-), Tom Stoppard, Charles McKeown, Michael Kamen
Review by Publisher Summary 1

A surrealistic view of a "perfect" future where technology reigns supreme and everyone is monitored by a secret government agency.