DIRTY MONEY BLU-RAY

Save 13%

Price:
Sale price$19.96 Regular price$22.99

Shipping calculated at checkout

Stock:
IN STOCK - 1 AVAILABLE

PRODUCT INFORMATION

50th anniversary special edition

After a raucous visit from the wealthy Uncle Arthur (The Death of a Lumberjack’s J. Léo Gagnon), working class Montreal couple Roland (O.K. ... Laliberté’s René Caron) and Berthe (Mustang’s Luce Guilbeault) are left feeling slighted by his meager gift of $500. Hungry for more, Berthe hatches a plan to descend on Uncle Arthur’s remote country house and steal his small fortune with the help of her delinquent brother and cousin. When the robbery spirals out of control, allegiances shift, blood is spilled, and Roland’s dimwitted lodger Ernest (J.A. Martin Photographer’s Marcel Sabourin) takes center stage in a harrowing battle for Arthur’s stolen cash.

Three decades before winning the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar for The Barbarian Invasions, Denys Arcand started his fiction filmmaking career with an informal trilogy (Dirty Money, Réjeanne Padovani, and Gina) that remains the high-water mark for Canadian crime cinema. Loosely inspired by the B-movies of the ’40s, while anticipating Blood Simple and other neo-noirs of the ’80s, Dirty Money is an unforgettable blend of pastiche and provocation. Shot through with pitch black humor and grounded by a cavalcade of memorable performances, Arcand’s fiction debut announced the arrival of a major Canadian filmmaking talent.

FEATURES:
Region Free Blu-ray
Newly scanned and restored in 4K from the 35mm original camera negative by Éléphant - mémoire du cinéma québécois with sound transferred and restored from the original 35mm magnetic final mix
Audio commentary featuring Paul Corupe of Canuxploitation.com and film historian Jason Pichonsky
Making Money (2023, 20 min.) – New interview with director Denys Arcand
Building an Industry (2023, 23 min.) – New interview with Cinémathèque québécoise director Robert Daudelin
New audio interviews with cast members Gabriel Arcand (19 min.) and Marcel Sabourin (17 min.)
Trailers for Arcand’s Dirty Money (1972), Réjeanne Padovani (1973), and Gina (1975)
Restoration trailer for Dirty Money
Booklet featuring a new interview with screenwriter Jacques Benoit
Reversible cover artwork
English SDH subtitles

Shipping

No, we only ship inside the US

Most orders for in-stock items take less than 24 hours to ship (may take longer if you place an order over the weekend). Pre-orders are shipped as soon as the product arrives. International pre-orders may not come in before the street date. This is especially true with Australian pre-orders.

We only use USPS for all shipments. If there is an issue after your order ships you will need to contact your local post office.

Product

All items that come with a slipcover will say so in the product page.

Pre-orders will not say WITH SLIPCOVER until the product comes in.

Slipcovers are not guaranteed to be in mint condition.

If you can order it, it's either in stock or a pre-order. If an item is out of stock you will not be able to add it to your cart. It's rare but our inventory may not be correct. So in some cases an item may have to be shipped separately.

Other

We do not sell bootlegs. All product arrives from the distributor or is directly from the filmmakers. All items are new and sealed. Some indie titles or signed editions may not have shrinkwrap.

You may also like

Recently viewed