Drowning by numbers / Film Four International and Elsevier Vendex Film ; an Allarts production ; producers, Kees Kasander & Denis Wigman ; written & directed by Peter Greenaway.
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: Fort Wayne, IN : Hen's Tooth Video, 
|General Note:|| Title from disc surface.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.
Seattle International Film Festival, 1991: Best Director - audience award.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Director of photography, Sacha Vierny ; editor, John Wilson ; music, Michael Nyman.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Joan Plowright, Juliet Stevenson, Joely Richardson, Bernard Hill, David Morrissey, Jason Edwards.
|Summary, etc.:|| Three generations of women, all with the same name, rid themselves of their unwanted husbands one by one and each in the same way: they drown them. The local coroner agrees to declare each of the deaths accidental in return for sexual favors. But when things don't go exactly as planned, he devises a final game that could result in the undoing of them all.
|Target Audience Note:|| MPAA rating: R; for numerous scenes of nudity and sensuality.
|System Details Note:|| DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation, enhanced for 16x9 TVs; Dolby digital mono 2.0.
|Language Note:|| In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned.
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