Santa Sangre [Special Edition] (2-DVD)
Forget Everything You Have Ever Seen.
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Format: DVD (2 Discs)
item number: C3W5
- Number of Discs: 2
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 2 hours, 2 minutes
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: January 25, 2011
- Originally Released: 1990
- Label: Severin
Performers, Cast and Crew:
|Performer:||Sabrina Dennison, Axel Jodorowsky & Blanca Guerra|
|Directed by||Alejandro Jodorowsky|
|Screenwriting by||Claudio Argento, Alejandro Jodorowsky & Roberto Leoni|
|Composition by||Simon Boswell|
|Director of Photography:||Daniele Nannuzzi|
Whether or not this is the most accessible of Jodorowsky's films... it is certainly the most accessible "Jodorowksy film," a vision filled with circus imagery, surreal scenes, grotesque violence and psycho-sexual trauma. Full Review
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...The quality Jodorowsky has above all is passionate sincerity. Apart from his wild creative style, apart from his images, apart from his story inventions, he has strong moral feelings...
Rating: 4/5 -- The most accessible film by Mexican avant-garde auteur Alejandro Jodorowsky, his horror head-scratcher divides its time between the sanitarium and the circus. Full Review
...Visionary and haunting...
Rating: 2/4 -- Santa Sangre's content puts it beyond the call of duty for even the most slavishly devoted art-house denizen. Full Review
Rating: 2.5/4 -- You can say this: It is never boring. Full Review
Rating: 9/10 -- While it's not especially easy viewing, and unquestionably not for all tastes, Santa Sangre is exhilarating, challenging, enigmatic and distressing, but entirely rewarding and entertaining. Full Review
A sadistic circus master mutilates his wife after she catches him with another woman, so traumatizing their son who witnesses it that he is committed to an institution. The armless mother and her son are reunited years later in an unholy alliance.
- Sales Rank: 112,190
- UPC: 891635001933
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