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Title: The Conformist
Starring: Jean-Louis Trintignant
Released: 25th November 2015
SRP: $29.95, $19.95

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Raro Video and Kino Lorber have announced the first North American Blu-ray release of Bernardo Bertolucci's influential masterpiece

The Conformist

. The film has been newly restored from the original 35mm source by Cineteca di Bologna, supervised by cinematographer Vittorio Storaro and Bertolucci himself.

This release will include:
  • PCM stereo Italian and English soundtrack
  • Improved English subtitles
  • In the Shade of the Conformist (57 mins, 5 sec.)
  • Original 1970 US Theatrical Trailer
  • 2014 US Theatrical Re-release Trailer
  • Fully illustrated booklet


The Conformist

Quote: The Conformist follows a secret police agent, Marcelo Clerici (Jean-Louis Trintignant) who is dispatched to assassinate his old professor, Quadri (Enzo Tarascio). Clerici uses his honeymoon with his new wife Giulia (Stefania Sandrelli) as the perfect cover under which to carry out his assignment. While on his mission, however, he becomes obsessed with the professor's wife Anna (Dominique Sanda), and slowly he begins to question everything he thought he believed about fascism.

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