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Midnight Cowboy (2018)


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Published: [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2018]
Series: Criterion collection
Edition:  Blu-ray special edition
Description:  1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 715515215312, 9781681434469, 1681434466, 9781681434469, 1681434466 :,
Language:  English

Originally released as a motion picture in 1969

Based on the novel by James Leo Herlihy

Special features: audio commentary from 1991 featuring director John Schlesinger and producer Jerome Hellman; short film "The crowd around the cowboy" (1969) made on location for Midnight cowboy; trailer; "Waldo Salt : a screenwriter's journey" (1990) an Academy Award nominated documentary by Eugene Corr and Robert Hillmann; Michael Childers discusses photographs from candid images he shot during production; Adam Holender discusses his work on the film (Feb. 2018); two short 2004 documentaries on the making and release of Midnight cowboy; interview with actor Jon Voight on The David Frost show from 1970; Jon Voight's original screen test; interview from 2000 with Schlesinger for BAFTA Los Angeles with excerpts from the 2002 BAFTA LA tribute to Schlesinger, featuring Voight and actor Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman, Jon Voight, Brenda Vaccaro, John McGiver, Ruth White, Sylvia Miles

Joe Buck and Enrico "Ratso" Rizzo are two small-time hustlers whose powerful friendship transcends the gritty realities of big-city life and their own unfulfilled dreams

MPAA rating: R

Blu-ray; widescreen (aspect ratio, 1.85:1) presentation; LPCM 1.0 monaural and DTS-HD master audio 5.1 ; requires Blu-ray player

In English with optional English subtitles for the hearing-impaired

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Additional Credits:
Schlesinger, John, 1926-2003, film director
Hellman, Jerome, film producer
Salt, Waldo, screenwriter
Hoffman, Dustin, 1937- actor
Voight, Jon, 1938- actor
Vaccaro, Brenda, 1939- actor
Barry, John, 1933-2011, composer (expression)
Herlihy, James Leo.
United Artists Corporation,
Jerome Hellman Productions.
Criterion Collection (Firm),

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