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Death in Venice


Italy 1971, 124 minutes
Dir. Luchino Visconti
In Italian, English with English subtitles
Rating: [M]
Genres: Foreign Cinema, Drama / Classical Music, Romance, LGBT

Topics: Arthouse, Period - 1910s, Late-life.


Aroview: Dirk Bogarde plays a gay composer whose unspoken obssesion with a young boy detains him in Venice during a cholera epidemic. This soft-focus, lovingly-paced adaptation of Thomas Mann's novella divided romantics and cynics. Music by Mahler.

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DVD Features

  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
  • 'making of' documentary / featurette
  • extra stuff
  • trailers
  • aspect ratio: 2.35:1

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