Rent Theory of Obscurity (2015)

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1h 27min
Rent Theory of Obscurity (aka Theory of Obscurity: A Film About the Residents) Online DVD & Blu-ray Rental
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Synopsis:
Their illustrious career has spanned five decades and over sixty albums, yet to this day, no one knows their true identities... 'Theory of Obscurity' delves into the enigmatic story of The Residents, the groundbreaking renegade music and video collective, whose history continues to be shrouded in mystery. Now for the first time ever, The Residents' management company, The Cryptic Corporation, has allowed director Don Hardy and his crew unprecedented access to the group's archival materials and recent 40th anniversary world tour for this revealing look at the worldwide phenomenon that is The Residents.
Actors:
, , , , , , , Jim Knipfel, , , Steve Seid
Directors:
Don Hardy Jr.
Producers:
Barton Bishoff, Don Hardy Jr., Josh Keppel
Writers:
Don Hardy Jr.
Aka:
Theory of Obscurity: A Film About the Residents
Studio:
Film Movement
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary, Music & Musicals, Special Interest
BBFC:
Release Date:
22/01/2016
Run Time:
87 minutes
Languages:
English
Subtitles:
None
DVD Regions:
Region 0 (All)
Formats:
NTSC
Aspect Ratio:
Widescreen 1.78:1 / 16:9
Colour:
Colour
Bonus:
  • The Residents first ever live performance
  • Outtakes from The Residents underground epic film 'Vileness Fats'
  • The Residents classic short films: Third Reich and Roll, Hello Skinny, One Minute Movies
  • New short film for the song "Mellon Collie Lassie"
  • 'Freak Show' DVD animation
  • The Residents found footage Internet experiment 'The Walking Woman'
  • The Residents Ultimate Box Set #1 short film
BBFC:
Release Date:
22/01/2016
Run Time:
87 minutes
Languages:
English
Subtitles:
None
Formats:
Pal
Aspect Ratio:
Widescreen 1.78:1 / 16:9
Colour:
Colour
BLU-RAY Regions:
(0) All
Bonus:
  • The Residents first ever live performance
  • Outtakes from The Residents underground epic film 'Vileness Fats'
  • The Residents classic short films: Third Reich and Roll, Hello Skinny, One Minute Movies
  • New short film for the song "Mellon Collie Lassie"
  • 'Freak Show' DVD animation
  • The Residents found footage Internet experiment 'The Walking Woman'
  • The Residents Ultimate Box Set #1 short film
  • 11 Extended Interviews

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