Subject: I have found a DVD that I think you would enjoy
Actors: Adrian Brine, Peter Faber, Andra Ferrol, Rutger Hauer, Vivien Heilbron
Director: Paul de Lussanet
Adapted from the novel by Knut Hamsun. In the winter of 1891 a stranger arrives in a small coastal town on the Isle of Man. His presence soon disturbs the lives of the local inhabitants, especially the beautiful daughter... more »
Better than the videotape, but not by much
Robert Dahl | Phoenix, Arizona USA | 05/04/2008
(2 out of 5 stars)
"This 1978 movie, filmed on the Isle of Man, has heretofore only been available as a dark, murky, fuzzy, hard-to-see movie on VHS tape. With this DVD release, we now have a dark, murky, fuzzy, hard-to-see movie on DVD.
In all fairness, I have to say that the DVD is an improvement over the VHS tape. But it's not much of an improvement. The DVD producers should have remastered the DVD from the original negatives. Alas, they did not.
It could have been so much better."