ALAN CLARKE COLLECTION, THE (5-Disc Limited Edition) – OUT OF PRINT
5-DISC DVD – LIMITED AVAILABILITY!
Directed by: Alan Clarke
Starring: Ray Winstone (Sexy Beast, The Departed), Mick Ford (The Fourth Protocol), Julian Firth (The Queen), Phil Daniels (Quadrophenia), Gary Oldman (Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Sid & Nancy), Lesley Manville (Vera Drake), Philip Davis (Quadrophenia), Tim Roth (Reservoir Dogs, Pulp Fiction), Bill Stewart (Copying Beethoven), Eric Richard (Venom), Sean Chapman (Hellraiser)
Release Date: August 31, 2004
Director Alan Clarke has remained one of the most influential and controversial talents of our time. THE ALAN CLARKE COLLECTION brings together his greatest works, most never before seen in America until now.
His films exposed a real world of raw life like no others. His career inspired a generation of British actors, writers and directors that changed cinema forever. In the years following his untimely death in 1990, Director Alan Clarke has remained one of the most influential and controversial talents of our time. THE ALAN CLARKE COLLECTION brings together his greatest works, most never before seen in America until now.
Starring Ray Winstone, Phil Daniels, David Threlfall. Written by Roy Minton. Produced by Margaret Matheson. Clarke’s graphic indictment of British juvenile prisons made for – and subsequently banned by – the BBC.
Starring Ray Winstone, Phil Daniels, Mick Ford. Written by Roy Minton. Produced by Clive Parsons and Davina Belling. Clarke responded to the banning of SCUM by remaking it as a shocking, uncompromising theatrical feature.
MADE IN BRITAIN (1982)
Starring Tim Roth, Eric Richard, Terry Richards. Written by David Leland. Produced by Margaret Matheson. Tim Roth in his stunning film debut as a ferocious, teenage skinhead on a rampage through Thatcher’s grim empire. Music by legendary UK Punk band The Expoited.
THE FIRM (1988)
Starring Gary Oldman, Lesley Manville, Philip Davis. Written by Al Hunter. Produced by David M. Thompson. Gary Oldman gives a blistering performance as a middle-class family man who leads a violent gang of soccer hooligans.
Produced by Danny Boyle. The stark study of eighteen separatist killings in Northern Ireland.
DIRECTOR: ALAN CLARKE (1991)
Directed by Corin Campbell-Hill. In this posthumous documentary Clarke’s brilliant legacy is explored via revealing interviews, rare behind-the-scenes footage and more.
Each film in THE ALAN CLARKE COLLECTION has been fully restored from original UK master materials. Extras include interviews and all-new commentaries by such celebrated colleagues and proteges as Tim Roth (RESERVOIR DOGS), Ray Winstone (SEXY BEAST), Phil Daniels (QUADROPHENIA), David Leland (MONA LISA), Margaret Matheson (SID & NANCY) and Danny Boyle (TRAINSPOTTING).
Disc 1: SCUM (BBC Version)
- Audio Commentary with Stars Phil Daniels and David Threlfall and Producer Margaret Matheson
- Selected Scenes with Audio Commentary by Star Ray Winstone
Disc 2: SCUM (Theatrical Version)
- Audio Commentary with Star Ray Winstone
- Interviews with Producer Clive Parsons & Writer Roy Minton
- Poster & Still Galleries
- Theatrical Trailer
Disc 3: MADE IN BRITAIN
- Audio Commentary #1 with Star Tim Roth
- Audio Commentary #2 with Writer David Leland and Producer Margaret Matheson
- Archive Interview with Star Tim Roth
- Poster & Still Gallery
Disc 4: THE FIRM / ELEPHANT
- Still Galleries
- Audio Commentary with Producer Danny Boyle
- Memories Of Elephant – Interviews with Gary Oldman, David Hare and Molly Clarke
Disc 5: DIRECTOR: ALAN CLARKE
- Alan Clarke Bio
- English: 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround; Dolby Surround 2.0; Original Mono
- Subtitles: English
- 1.33:1 / 16×9; 1.66:1 / 16×9
- 412 Mins.
- Rated R / Not Rated
- Region Code: 0
NOTES & REVIEWS
“THE GREATEST BRITISH FILMMAKER OF HIS GENERATION!”
– The London Observer