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Riot In Cell Block 11 [Blu-ray + DVD Combo] (2014, original release: 1954)


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Published: [Irvington, NY] : The Criterion Collection, [2014]
Series: Criterion collection
Edition:  Dual-format edition, special edition
Description:  2 videodiscs (80 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (27 pages : illustrations ; 17 cm)
ISBN/ISSN: 0715515114615, 9781604658323, 1604658320, 9786315349621, 6315349625 :,
Language:  English

Blu-ray disc contains the feature film in high definition and a collection of special features; DVD disc contains the feature film in standard definition and the same collection of special features

Videodisc release of the 1954 motion picture

"Blu-ray and DVD"--Container

Accompanying booklet contains a brief essay by critic Chris Fujiwara, an 1954 article by Walter Wanger, and a brief 1974 essay by Sam Peckinpah

Special features on Blu-ray and on DVD discs include optional audio commentary, excerpts from the director 1993 autobiography read by his son Kristoffer Tabori, excerpts from Stuart Kaminsky's 1974 book Don Siegel: director read by Kristoffer Tabori, and excerpts from the 1953 NBC radio documentary series: The challenge of our prisons

Neville Brand, Emile Meyer, Frank Faylen, Leo Gordon, Robert Osterloh, Paul Frees, Don Keefer, Alvy Moore, Dabbs Greer, Whit Bissell, James Anderson, Carleton Young, Harold J. Kennedy, William Schallert, Jonathan Hole, Robert Patten, William Phipps, Joel Fluellen, Roy Glenn, Joe Kerr, John Tarangelo, Robert Burton

"A ripped-from-the-headlines social-problem picture about inmates' rights that was inspired by a recent spate of uprisings in American prisons ... shot on location at Folsom State Prison, with real inmates and guards as extras"--Container

Blu-ray; 1.37:1 aspect ratio; monaural; requires Blu-ray player

DVD, region 1, NTSC; 1.37:1 aspect ratio; monaural

In English with optional English subtitles for the hearing impaired (SDH)

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Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Additional Credits:
Siegel, Don, 1912-1991, director
Wanger, Walter, 1894-1968, producer
Collins, Richard, 1914-2013, author of screenplay
Brand, Neville, 1920-1992, actor
Meyer, Emile, 1910-1987, actor
Faylen, Frank, 1905-1985, actor
Gordon, Leo V., 1922-2000, actor
Osterloh, Robert, actor
Frees, Paul, actor
Keefer, Don, 1916-2014, actor
Moore, Alvy, 1921-1997, actor
Greer, Dabbs, 1917-2007, actor
Bissell, Whit, 1909-1996, actor
Anderson, James, 1921-1969, actor
Young, Carleton, 1906-1971, actor
Kennedy, Harold J., actor
Schallert, William, 1922-2016, actor
Hole, Jonathan, actor
Patton, Bob, actor
Phipps, William, 1922- actor
Fluellen, Joel, 1907-1990, actor
Glenn, Roy, 1915-1971, actor
Kerr, Joe, actor
Tarangelo, John, actor
Burton, Robert, 1895-1962, actor
Gilbert, Herschel Burke, composer
Allied Artists Pictures Corporation.
Criterion Collection (Firm)

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