Rent Frank Borzage: Vol. 2: Lucky Star / Liliom (1930)

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Synopsis:
Frank Borzage, the sensitive actor-turned-director famed for his mystical romanticism, created some of Hollywood's most acclaimed and sensual films.

Lucky Star (1929)
Feature sees the great romantic screen pairing of Janet Gaynor and Charles Farrell for a third time. The chemistry is palpable in this tale of a poverty-stricken girl (and budding crook) who is transformed through her friendship with a wheelchair-bound Great War veteran.

Liliom (1930)
Based on Ferenc Molnar's celebrated play which was later remade as the much-loved Rodgers and Hammerstein musical Carousel, charts the troubled relationship between Farrell's Liliom, a fairground barker, and Julie (Rose Hobart), the woman who loves him despite his flaws.
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Directors:
Producers:
William Fox
Writers:
Austin Strong, Benjamin Glazer
Aka:
Lucky Star / Liliom
Studio:
BFI Video
Genres:
Classics, Drama, Romance
BBFC:
Release Date:
02/11/2009
Run Time:
185 minutes
Languages:
English, Silent
Subtitles:
English Hard of Hearing
DVD Regions:
Region 2
Formats:
Pal
Aspect Ratio:
Full Screen 1.33:1 / 4:3
Colour:
B & W
Bonus:
  • The River (1929, 55 mins): Borzage's once-lost masterpiece lovingly reconstructed by Herve Dumont
  • Lucky Star commentary by Tom Gunning

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