The Bird with the Crystal Plumage [DVD] [1970]

  • SKU: 21539694
  • Release Date: 01/01/2013
  • Rating: PG
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Overall Customer Rating:
100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (8 out of 8)

Synopsis


The Bird with the Crystal Plumage
This trend-setting thriller put its director, Dario Argento, on the international map and began a flood of imitative mystery-horror hybrids which dominated Italian genre output in the early 1970s. Tony Musante, best known for the television series Toma, portrays an American who witnesses the murder of a woman at a trendy Rome art gallery. Before long, Musante finds himself targeted by a mysterious killer. Based on a story by Byron Edgar Wallace, Bird and hints at the flamboyance which would become Argento's trademark. This and Argento's subsequent two films Il Gatto a Nove Code and Quattro Mosche di Velluto Grigio were much less horror-oriented than his later work. ~ Robert Firsching, Rovi

Cast & Crew


  • Tony Musante
    Tony Musante - Sam Dalmas
  • Suzy Kendall
    Suzy Kendall - Julia
  • Eva Renzi
    Eva Renzi - Monica
  • Enrico Maria Salerno
    Enrico Maria Salerno - Morosini
  • Mario Adorf
    Mario Adorf - Berto



Customer rating

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100%
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  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    HD Remastering Of A Giallo Classic

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    gcash
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    Great package with lots of extras and a cool supplement. Film has been restored from a 4K negative and looks like it was shot yesterday. Classic Argento that puts a lot of contemporary thrillers to shame. Limited edition release and highly recommended.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Dario Argento's first film!

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    jdead120
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    This is Dario Argento's first film, and it was released by Arrow. The edition I received comes with a poster, a booklet and a dvd and blu-ray edition of the film. Another great Arrow release as usual.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    beautiful transfer for a great giallo

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    jose
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    Master of Giallo Dario Argento's first foray into directing. This is a beautiful film with an amazing release by Arrow Video. A must for giallo/horror fans.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Excellent

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    MoeMoe
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    If you're a horror fan /Argento fan, this is a must have. Like Deep Red or Suspiria, great suspense and kills

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Arrow releases under masterpiece

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    Lynchmob17
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    Dario Argento's first film still impresses today, and this crystal clear HD print shows it off to good effect. Really worth every penny.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Amazing flick.

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    Memo
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    This is a great Dario Argento movie. Its a great restoration it looks amazing in blu ray.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Dario Argento's Masterwork

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    Poetwarrior
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    This blu-ray release is a handsomely produced package with vivid video and superb audio quality.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Great movie

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    Chris
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    Great movie. Looks great on blu-ray. Will watch many times.

    I would recommend this to a friend



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