Rent Comrades (1987)

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2h 55min
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Synopsis:
The epic story of the Tolpuddle Martyrs, six Dorset labourers deported to Australia in the 1830s as punishment for their trade union activities.
Actors:
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Directors:
Writers:
Bill Douglas
Studio:
PIAS
Genres:
British Films, Drama
Countries:
UK
BBFC:
Release Date:
27/07/2009
Run Time:
175 minutes
Languages:
English
Subtitles:
English Hard of Hearing, French, German, Spanish
DVD Regions:
Region 2
Formats:
Pal
Aspect Ratio:
Widescreen 1.78:1 / 16:9
Colour:
Colour
Bonus:
  • Lanterna Magicka - Bill Douglas and the Secret History of Cinema (2009,60 mins): an insightful new documentary
  • Visions of Comrades (2009,15 mins): cast members' recollections
  • Bill Douglas interviews (1978, total 33 mins): exclusive presentation of a remarkable interview in which Douglas discusses his method and creative approach
  • News report from the set of Comrades
  • Original Comrades trailer
  • Home and Away (Michael Alexander, 1974,30 mins): charming short film co-scripted by Douglas
Disc 1:
This disc includes the main feature
Disc 2:
This disc includes the following special features:
- Lanterna Magicka - Bill Douglas and the Secret History of Cinema (2009,60 mins): an insightful new documentary
- Visions of Comrades (2009,15 mins): cast members' recollections
- Bill Douglas interviews (1978, total 33 mins): exclusive presentation of a remarkable interview in which Douglas discusses his method and creative approach
- News report from the set of Comrades
- Original Comrades trailer
- Home and Away (Michael Alexander, 1974,30 mins): charming short film co-scripted by Douglas
BBFC:
Release Date:
27/07/2009
Run Time:
182 minutes
Languages:
English
Subtitles:
English Hard of Hearing, French, German, Spanish
Formats:
Pal
Aspect Ratio:
Widescreen 1.78:1 / 16:9
Colour:
Colour
Bonus:
  • Lanterna Magicka - Bill Douglas and the Secret History of Cinema (2009, 60 mins)
  • Visions of: Comrades (2009, 15 mins): cast-members' recollections
  • Exclusive Bill Douglas interviews (1978, 33 mins)
  • News report from the set of Comrades
  • Original Comrades trailer
  • Home and Away (Michael Alexander, 1974, 30 mins) Co-Scripted by Douglas
Disc 1:
This disc includes the main feature
Disc 2:
This disc includes the special features

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