Released September 19, 2023 Currently on pre-order
A MASTERFUL FIRST FILM BY PETER BOGDANOVICH
“PROPHETIC MASTERPIECE MUCH MORE TERRIFYING THANSCREAMANDBOWLING FOR COLUMBINEGATHERED.” THE UNROCKUPTIBLES
Byron Orlok, famous horror film actor, has decided to end his career. His last public appearance will take place the next day at a drive-in where he will present his latest film. That day, Bobby Thompson, an insurer fascinated by firearms, shot his mother and his wife in cold blood. Determined not to stop there, the young man continues his road, dotted with corpses, to the drive-in...
For his first feature film produced under the patronage of Roger Corman, critic Peter Bogdanovich delivers a chilling reflection on ordinary violence through a subtle play of cinephilic mirrors. Built in the form of parallel plots,Targetconfronts two forms of terror: one fictional, through the evolution of horror cinema, and the other very real – the rise of mass killers and the cult of firearms. Illustrious performer ofFrankenstein veteran Boris Karloff explodes in one of his final on-screen roles. Discover for the first time on Blu-ray™ and DVD in its new 2K restoration made from a 4K scan and supervised by Peter Bogdanovich!
TARGETS by Peter Bogdanovich (1967 - Colors - 90 mins) New 2K Restoration Original version with French subtitles + French version Blu-ray or DVD edition
.AUDIO COMMENTARY BY PETER BOGDANOVICH(VOSTF)
. THE TARGET: ONEINTRODUCTION BY PETER BOGDANOVICH(2003 – 14 mins) Written, directed and produced by Laurent Bouzereau. Director Peter Bogdanovich discusses his meeting with Roger Corman, the genesis of the filmThe Target , and how the infamous Charles Whitman inspired certain key scenes.
. STUNNING(27 mins – HD) “Cinema inTargetallows you to temporarily heal a tragedy that has occurred in your life. He makes cinephilia a way of life, a philosophy. » An original interview with Jean-Baptiste Thoret, film historian and director.
* in HD on the Blu-ray Disc™ version
BD 50 •HIGH DEFINITION MASTER• 1080/23.98p • AVC ENCODING Original Version / French Version DTS-HD Master Audio 1.0 • French Subtitles 1.85 format respected • Colors • Film duration: 90 mins
DVD 9 •NEW MASTER RESTORED• PAL • MPEG-2 ENCODING Original Version / French Version Dolby Digital 1.0 • French Subtitles 1.85 format respected • 16/9 compatible 4/3 • Colors • Film duration: 86 mins