Shock Treatment (2 Disc LE Severin) (Blu-Ray)

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French film legends Alain Delon (PURPLE NOON, LE SAMOURAÏ) and Annie Girardot (ROCCO AND HIS BROTHERS, THE PIANO TEACHER) star in the 1972 thriller from writer/director Alain Jessua (ARMAGUEDON, THE DOGS) that became a cause célèbre of international cinema

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French film legends Alain Delon (PURPLE NOON, LE SAMOURAÏ) and Annie Girardot (ROCCO AND HIS BROTHERS, THE PIANO TEACHER) star in the 1972 thriller from writer/director Alain Jessua (ARMAGUEDON, THE DOGS) that became a cause célèbre of international cinema: When a career woman (Girardot) checks into the exclusive seaside clinic of a doctor (Delon) famed for his unorthodox rejuvenation treatments, she’ll discover a nightmare of bourgeois depravities, medical atrocities and the eye-popping full-frontal nudity that sparked worldwide headlines. Robert Hirsch (HIVER 54, L’ABBÉ PIERRE), Michel Duchaussoy (MESRINE) and Jeanne Colletin (EMMANUELLE) co-star in this “political allegory fashioned as a horror story”(Time Out) – released in the UK as DOCTOR IN THE NUDE – now scanned uncut in 2k from the original interpositive.

Special Features:

  • Alain Jessua – The Lone Deranger: Interview with Bernard Payen, Curator at The Cinémathèque Française
  • Koering’s Scoring – Interview with Soundtrack Composer René Koering
  • Director’s Disorder – Interview with Director Alain Jessua
  • DrumrunningRené Koering Commentary on Three Sequences
  • Trailer
  • Reversible Wrap
  • Limited Edition Slipcover
  • CD Soundtrack

Disc Specs:

  • Aspect ratio: 1.66:1
  • Audio: English mono with optional closed captions, French mono with English subtitles
  • Region A

 

Additional information

Weight 8 oz