Ivansxtc (Arrow US) (Blu-Ray)

$27.99

Loosely based on Leo Tolstoy’s celebrated 1886 novella The Death of Ivan Ilyich, and featuring a searing performance by Danny Huston at its core and wonderfully sleazy turn from Peter Weller as Ivan’s biggest client, ivansxtc is a powerful meditation on life, death and morality set against the glitzy backdrop of La La Land.

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Danny Huston, Peter Weller and Lisa Enos star in this biting satire on the behind-the-scenes of the Hollywood film industry, with all its drink and drug-fueled excess, from director Bernard Rose (Candyman, Paperhouse). 

Opening with the death of its titular protagonist, ivansxtc goes back in time to chart the final days of hot-shot Tinseltown agent Ivan Beckman (Huston) and his fast-paced, wheeler-dealer lifestyle, which will ultimately lead him to an early grave after a shock cancer diagnosis. 

Loosely based on Leo Tolstoy’s celebrated 1886 novella The Death of Ivan Ilyich, and featuring a searing performance by Danny Huston at its core and wonderfully sleazy turn from Peter Weller as Ivan’s biggest client, ivansxtc is a powerful meditation on life, death and morality set against the glitzy backdrop of La La Land.

  

SPECIAL EDITION CONTENTS

        High-Definition Blu-ray (1080p) presentation

        Original uncompressed Stereo and 5.1 DTS-HD MA options

        Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing 

        Q&A with director Bernard Rose, actress/producer/co-writer Lisa Enos, actors Danny Huston, Peter Weller and Adam Krentzman from a 2018 screening at the Egyptian Theatre in Los Angeles 

        Original Theatrical Trailer

        Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly-commissioned artwork by Peter Strain

 

GUARANTEED DURING PREORDER PERIOD ONLY FIRST PRESSING ONLY: Collector’s booklet featuring new writing by Robert J Simpson”

 

Additional information

Weight 8 oz