The Devils (Special Uncut Restored Edition)
Special Uncut Restored Edition
Country of Origin:  United Kingdom
Production year: 1971
Director: Ken Russell
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 876543-230002
Running time: 1:49 (109 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, Color, 2.20:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released:
Collection type: Owned (#857)
Status: Available
Purchase date: August 18, 2011
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
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Overview
This version of Ken Russell's masterpiece restores all of the cut footage that was removed when the film was released including the never before seen "Rape of Christ" sequence. Includes: 70 min.of Extra Features Original Theatrical trailer Plot Summary for The Devils 1971 Cardinal Riehelieu and his power-hungry entourage seek to take control of pre-rennaisance France, but need to destroy Father Grandier - the priest who runs the fortified town that prevents them from exerting total control. So they seek to destroy him by setting him up as a warlock in control of a devil-possessed nunnery. The mother superior of which is sexually obsessed by him. A mad witch-hunter is brought in to gather evidence against the priest, ready for the big trial.
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Genres
Drama
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Russo Productions
 • Warner Bros. Pictures
 • Euro Cult
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital Mono
Subtitles
 
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
Crew
Direction
Ken Russell....Director
Writing
Aldous Huxley....Original Material By
Ken Russell....Screenwriter
Production
Ken Russell....Producer
Robert H. Solo....Producer
Cinematography
David Watkin....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Michael Bradsell....Film Editor
Music
Peter Maxwell Davies....Composer
Art
Derek Jarman....Production Designer
Robert Cartwright....Art Director
Cast
Vanessa Redgrave....Sister Jeanne
Oliver Reed....Urbain Grandier
Dudley Sutton....Baron De Laubardemont
Max Adrian....Ibert
Gemma Jones....Madeleine
Murray Melvin....Mignon
Michael Gothard....Father Barre
Georgina Hale....Philippe
Brian Murphy....Adam
Christopher Logue....Cardinal Richelieu
Graham Armitage....Louis XIII
John Woodvine....Trincant
Andrew Faulds....Rangier
Kenneth Colley....Legrand
Judith Paris....Sister Judith
Catherine Willmer....Sister Catherine
Iza Teller....Sister Iza