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Henry IV

  • NR
  • DVD
  • 1 disc
  • Region 1 USA/CA (info)
  • Delusion and madness are at the heart of Marco Bellocchio's (DEVIL IN THE FLESH) adaptation of Luigi Pirandello's masterpiece. Marcello Mastroianni stars a modern aristocrat who begins a life of fabrication and fantasy after he falls from a horse. Now believing himself to be Henry IV, Emperor of the Roman Empire. A series of friends join him, reveling in his fantasy as they all dress in costumes and assume the roles of historical figures. When friends of Henry arrive to cure him, they realize that his insanity may not be able to be separated from his happiness.
  • Additional Info
    Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): DV70570

  • Credits
    Marcello Mastroianni, Claudia Cardinale, Leopoldo Trieste
  • Critic Reviews
    "...An unexpectedly interesting work....Mastroianni is very fine in the title role..."
    New York Times

    "...[The film] has a rich, shadowy look and a romantic quality heightened by Astor Piazzola's lush score....It is marked by superb ensemble playing..."
    Los Angeles Times

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