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Eating Raoul [DVD videorecording] / Janus Films ; 20th Century Fox and Quartet/Films Inc. present ; written by Richard Blackburn and Paul Bartel ; produced by Anne Kimmel ; directed by Paul Bartel.

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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Criterion collection ; 625.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD EAT (Text) 31951004446586 Main Floor - DVDs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604656305
  • ISBN: 1604656301
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (83 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1982.
Special features: audio commentary featuring Richard Blackburn, Robert Schulenberg and Alan Toomayan; The secret cinema and Naughty nurse, two short films by director Paul Bartel; Cooking up Raoul, a making-of documentary; gag reel outtakes; archival interview with Bartel and Woronov; trailer; Folded sheet insert with essay by film critic David Ehrenstein.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Gary Thieltges ; production designer, Robert Schulenberg ; editor, Alan Toomayan ; original music by Arlon Ober.
Participant or Performer Note:
Mary Woronov, Paul Bartel, Robert Beltran, Dan Barrows, Ed Begley, Jr., Richard Blackburn, Ralph Brannen, Hamilton Camp, Billy Curtis, Garry Goodrow, Buck Henry, Anna Mathias, Edie McClurg, John Paragon, Richard Paul, Darcy Pulliam, Allan Rich, John Shearin, Don Steele, Susan Saiger.
Summary, etc.:
A bawdy, gleefully amoral tale about a prudish married couple feeling put upon by the swingers who live in their apartment building, who, one night by accident, discover a way to simultaneously realize their dream of opening a little restaurant and rid themselves of the 'perverts' down the hall.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; PCM mono.
Language Note:
English dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Cannibalism > Drama.
Restaurateurs > Drama.
Spouses > Drama.
Genre: Dark comedy films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.

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