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Ludwig [2-Disc Set]

  • PG
  • DVD
  • 1 disc
  • Region 1 USA/CA (info)
  • Keeping in step with the themes of THE DAMNED and DEATH IN VENICE, Luchino Visconti's final entry in his "German Trilogy" further explores issues of complicated and repressed sexuality. A lush, atmospheric dramatization of a tormented Bavarian king's brief but colorful reign, LUDWIG traces the ruler's loves for Elisabeth of Austria (his cousin) and composer Richard Wagner, culminating with his final descent into madness.
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  • Additional Info
    Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): KLFDV3087

  • Credits
    Helmut Berger, Helmut Steinberger, Trevor Howard, Silvana Mangano, Gert Frobe, Gert Frbe, Helmut Griem, Romy Schneider, Rosemarie Albach-Retty
  • Critic Reviews
    "Helmut Berger's febrile performance galvanises Visconti's sumptuously shot [film]....The set-pieces are lavish and beautifully crafted..."
    Sight and Sound

    "LUDWIG is a lavish, virtuosic film....Actor Helmut Berger undergoes a remarkable transformation..."
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