Criterion collection volume 740
The Criterion Collection
Full screen two disc special edition.
2 videodiscs (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
One of the earliest and best-loved films of this period in his career, which balances a realistic depiction of tormented romance with staging that remains true to the director's roots in experimental theater. This unforgettable, unforgiving dissection of the imbalanced relationship between a haughty fashion designer and a beautiful but icy ingenue, based, in a sly gender reversal, on the writer-director's own desperate obsession with a young actor....