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Product NameThe Sacrifice
LanguageEnglish
CategoryElectronics / Photography: A/V Media: Movie
Short DescriptionWeight:0.25 pounds
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Price New24.99 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used9.91 US Dollars    (curriencies)
RatingPG - Parental Guidance Suggested
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Run Time246 minutes
Aspect Ratio1.66:1
CastAllan Edwall, Andrei Tarkovsky, Brian Cox, Erland Josephson, Susan Fleetwood
DirectorAndrei Tarkovsky
GenreDRAMA
Run Time246 minutes
Width5.5 inches    (convert)
Height0.75 inches    (convert)
Length7.5 inches    (convert)
Weight21 hundredths pounds    (convert)
BindingDvd
Release Year1986
FormatMultiple Formats, Color, Letterboxed, NTSC, Subtitled
Published02/29/2000
Run Time246 minutes
FeaturesSACRIFICE, THE (DVD MOVIE)
Long DescriptionFrom famed Russian director Andrei Tarkovsky comes The Sacrifice, a haunting vision of a world threatened with nuclear annihilation. As a wealthy Swedish family celebrates the birthday of their patriarch, Alexander (Erland Josephson), their mood of celebration turns horrific when news of the outbreak of World War III reaches their remote Baltic island. With his arresting palette of luminous greys washing over the bleak landscape - captured on film by Ingmar Bergman's longtime collaborator Sven Nykvist - Tarkovsky conveys the family's psychological devastation as they enter into a working nightmare. Faced with certain extinction, Alexander performs the ultimate sacrifice, entering into a Faustian bargain with God to save his loved ones from the "sickening , animal fear" which grips them. The director's final film, made as he was dying of cancer, The Sacrifice is a profoundly moving personal masterpiece, a redemptive tragedy steeped in unforgettable imagery and heart-wrenching emotion.
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