Hedwig and the Angry Inch (The Criterion Collection)(Blu-ray)(Region A)

Hedwig and the Angry Inch (The Criterion Collection)(Blu-ray)(Region A)
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Hedwig and the Angry Inch Blu-ray
Criterion | 2001 | 91 min | Rated R | Jun 25, 2019

Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1

English SDH

Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD-50)
UPC 715515231213

Hedwig and the Angry Inch (The Criterion Collection)(2001) Blu-ray

After a botched sex-change operation, East German glam rocker Hansel becomes Hedwig and travels across the United States with a stage show, following her ex-boyfriend (and former bandmate) and telling her life story.

Director: John Cameron Mitchell
Writers: John Cameron Mitchell, Stephen Trask
Starring: John Cameron Mitchell, Miriam Shor, Rob Campbell, Andrea Martin, Alberta Watson, Michael Pitt

Special Features and Technical Specs:
- NEW 4K DIGITAL RESTORATION, supervised by director John Cameron Mitchell and cinematographer Frank DeMarco, with 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack on the Blu-ray
- Audio commentary from 2001 featuring Mitchell and DeMarco
- New conversation between members of the cast and crew, including Mitchell, DeMarco, composer and lyricist Stephen Trask, hairstylist and makeup artist Michael Potter, animator Emily Hubley, actor Miriam Shor, and visual consultant Miguel Villalobos
- Whether You Like It or Not: The Story of Hedwig (2003), an eighty-five-minute documentary tracing the development of the project from its beginnings in a New York club to its theatrical premiere at the Sundance Film Festival
- New conversation between Trask and rock critic David Fricke about the film's soundtrack
- From the Archives, a new program exploring Hedwig's production and legacy through its memorabilia
- Deleted scenes with commentary by Mitchell and DeMarco
- Trailer
- More!
- PLUS: An essay by Stephanie Zacharek, along with, for the Blu-ray edition, production photos by Potter and costume designer Arianne Phillips, illustrations by Hubley, and excerpts from two of the films inspirations, Plato's Symposium and The Gospel of Thomas