Is Paris Burning? (Widescreen)
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- Subtitles: English
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 2 hours, 52 minutes
- Video: Black & White
- Released: June 10, 2003
- Originally Released: 1966
- Label: Paramount
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.85
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital 2.0 - English
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
- Dolby Digital Mono - French
Performers, Cast and Crew:
|Starring||Jean-Paul Belmondo & Charles Boyer|
|Performer:||Kirk Douglas, Orson Welles, Daniel Gelin, Leslie Caron, Glenn Ford, Simone Signoret, Robert Stack, Claude Dauphin, Alain Delon, Gert Fröbe, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Yves Montand & Charles Boyer|
|Directed by||René Clément|
|Edited by||Robert Lawrence|
|Screenwriting by||Claude Brule, Beate von Molo, Gore Vidal, Marcel Moussy, Francis Ford Coppola, Pierre Bost & Jean Aurenche|
|Composition by||Maurice Jarre|
|Cinematography by||Marcel Grignon|
|Art Direction by||Willy Holt|
|Produced by||Paul Graetz|
Description by OLDIES.com:
With a powerful script by Gore Vidal and Francis Ford Coppola, this epic film boasts an international cast of screen legends, including Jean-Paul Belmondo, Kirk Douglas, Yves Montand, Leslie Caron, Anthony Perkins and Orson Welles. Is Paris Burning? is a staggering portrait of heroism and brotherhood, and one of the most riveting stories to come out of World War II.
- A co-production of Transcontinental Films and Marianne.
- Producer Paul Graetz died near the end of the film's production.
- Additional credits: Robert MacDonald and Paul Pollard (special effects).
- Seven writers worked on the film's script.
- The film was shown in German, French and English with subtitles during its original European release, but was shown in an all-English version in the United States.
- Shot in Panavision.
- The movie is in black and white, but ends with color shots of Paris after the war.
- Contains newsreel footage of General De Gaulle's triumphant walk down the Champs-Elysees.
- Copyright 1966 Marianne Productions.
Movie Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:
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