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Love and death [videorecording] / United Artists ; a Jack Rollins and Charles H. Joffe production ; produced by Charles H. Joffe ; written and directed by Woody Allen.

Contributor(s): Allen, Woody [act] | Keaton, Diane [act.] | Gould, Harold, 1923- [act] | Georges-Picot, Olga [act] | Scooler, Zvee [act] | Despo, d. 2004 [act] | Frieder, Sol L [act] | Harper, Jessica [act] | Battista, Lloyd [act] | Lutter, Alfred, 1962- [act] | Adu, Frank [act] | Cloquet, Ghislain [cng.] | Rosenblum, Ralph [flm] | Segonzac, Gladys de [cst] | Rollins, Jack, 1914- [pro] | Joffe, Charles H [pro] | Poll, Martin [pro] | Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953 [cmp] | United Artists Corporation | Jack Rollins & Charles H. Joffe Productions | MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : MGM Home Entertainment, c2000Edition: Widescreen version; standard version.Description: 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0792846095; 9780792846093; 0792846052 (set); 9780792846055 (set).Uniform titles: Love and death (Motion picture) Subject(s): Man-woman relationships -- Drama | Love -- Drama | Assassination -- Drama | Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Drama | Longs métrages -- États-UnisGenre/Form: Comedy films | Feature films. | Fiction films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | DVD-Video discs.DDC classification: 791.43/72
Production Credits: Director of photography, Ghislain Cloquet ; executive producer Martin Poll ; art director, Willy Holt ; edited by Ralph Rosenblum ; costume designer, Gladys de Segonzac ; music by S. Prokofiev.
Cast: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Harold Gould, Olga Georges-Picot, Zvee Scooler, Despo Diamantidou, Sol L. Frieder, Jessica Harper, Lloyd Battista, Alfred Lutter III, Frank Adu.Summary: Cowardly scholar Boris Grushenko has the hots for the beautiful Sonja, but cold feet for the Napoleonic Wars. Devastated by news of Sonja's plans to wed a foul-smelling herring merchant, Boris enlists in the army, only to return a penniless hero. Finally agreeing to marry him, Sonja settles down with poor Boris, to a rich life of philosophy, celibacy and meals of snow. But when the French troops invade Russia and Sonja hatches a zany scheme to assassinate Napoleon, Boris learns that God is an underachiever, there are no girls in the afterlife, and the angel of death can't be trusted.
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Originally produced as motion picture in 1975.

Also issued as part of The Woody Allen collection.

Director of photography, Ghislain Cloquet ; executive producer Martin Poll ; art director, Willy Holt ; edited by Ralph Rosenblum ; costume designer, Gladys de Segonzac ; music by S. Prokofiev.

Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Harold Gould, Olga Georges-Picot, Zvee Scooler, Despo Diamantidou, Sol L. Frieder, Jessica Harper, Lloyd Battista, Alfred Lutter III, Frank Adu.

Cowardly scholar Boris Grushenko has the hots for the beautiful Sonja, but cold feet for the Napoleonic Wars. Devastated by news of Sonja's plans to wed a foul-smelling herring merchant, Boris enlists in the army, only to return a penniless hero. Finally agreeing to marry him, Sonja settles down with poor Boris, to a rich life of philosophy, celibacy and meals of snow. But when the French troops invade Russia and Sonja hatches a zany scheme to assassinate Napoleon, Boris learns that God is an underachiever, there are no girls in the afterlife, and the angel of death can't be trusted.

MPAA rating; PG.

DVD; region 1, NTSC; dual sided disc with widescreen or standard presentation; Dolby digital mono.

In English or dubbed Spanish with optional Spanish or French subtitles; closed-captioned.

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