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The Umbrellas of Cherbourg: 50th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray

Posted November 8, 2013 05:23 PM by Webmaster

Studio CanalStudioCanal has revealed that it plans to bring to Blu-ray acclaimed director Jacques Demy's romantic musical Les Parapluies de Cherbourg a.k.a The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964), starring Catherine Deneuve, Nino Castelnuovo, Marc Michel, and Anne Vernon. The release will be available for purchase in the United Kingdom on February 10th.

A story of lost love, with all the dialogue sung rather than spoken. In the French seaside town of Cherbourg, Genevieve (Catherine Deneuve, in her first screen role) discovers that she is pregnant by her boyfriend, Guy (Nino Castelnuovo). When Guy is drafted into the army, Genevieve marries diamond merchant Roland Cassard (Marc Michel), even though she still loves Guy. She is destined for one last encounter with her true love, in a frosty Esso gas station.

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg was recently restored by Ciné Tamaris. Below is a video highlighting the many improvements that were made during the restoration with comments by renowned director Agnes Varda, Rosalie Varda-Demy, Thierry Delannoy from Digimage, and director Mathieu Demy.




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News comments (11 comments)



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CrazyEightyNine
  Nov 08, 2013
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One of the best musicals ever made! EVER!

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mrjohnnyb
  Nov 08, 2013
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We need a Region A release of this film!

captveg
  Nov 08, 2013
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mrjohnnyb - Criterion should be releasing this in 2014 in the US

Blackcauldron
  Nov 08, 2013
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I really hope for a Criterion blu-ray.... but being a Studio Canal release, I would think that would mean a Lionsgate region 1 release. I hope not, but...
nitin
  Nov 08, 2013
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brilliant
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Yami
  Nov 08, 2013
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@Blackcauldron - Canal don't have the US rights. Criterion will be releasing it.
jheez
  Nov 08, 2013
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Love this movie. Hope Criterion announces it soon or I'll probably buy both

BluBonnet
  Nov 08, 2013
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The French BD is being released this month and will supposedly have Engilsh subtitles...
inderweltsein
  Nov 09, 2013
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Here is the link for the French BD released on November 20:
http://www.blu-ray.com/movies/Les-Parapluies-de-Cherbourg-Blu-ray/78533/

Arkadin
  Nov 10, 2013
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great news; been a long wait!

fdm
  Nov 11, 2013
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Hoping this is an as awesome blu as is Les demoiselles de Rochefort.

(And not a mess like Lola apparently turned out to be.)


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