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Obchod na korze [videorecording] /

Contributor(s): Grosman, Ladislav [screenwriter.] | Kadár, Ján [director.] | Klos, Elmar [director.] | Liška, Zdeněk, 1922-1983 [composer.] | Króner, Jozef [actor.] | Kaminska, Ida [actor.] | Slivková, Hana [actor.] | Grosman, Ladislav. Obchod na korze | Filmové studio Barrandov | Československý filmový ústav | Criterion Collection (Firm)Material type: FilmFilmPublisher number: SHO130 | Criterion CollectionLanguage: Czech, Slovak Original language: Czech, Slovak Subtitle language: English Series: Criterion collection ; 130. | Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)Publication details: [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, c2001. Description: 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 inContent type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscISBN: 078002401X; 9780780024014Other title: Parallel title on container: Shop on Main StreetSubject(s): World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama | Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Czechoslovakia -- Drama | Czechoslovakia -- Drama | Světová válka, 1939-1945 Drama | Jewish Studies | World War II and the Holocaust | War & Military | Age/Aging | Anti-Semitism | CzechoslovakiaGenre/Form: Feature films. | Fiction films. | War films. | Film adaptations. DDC classification: 791.43/72 LOC classification: PN1997 | .S56 1965Production credits: Music, Zdeněk Liška.Cast: Josef Kroner, Ida Kaminska, Hana Slivkova.Summary: In 1942, Tono and his wife are struggling because of his antipathy towards the fascist regime. His brother-in-law, the local fuehrer, chooses Tono to oversee a button shop owned by a sweet, harmless Jewish widow, Mrs. Lautman. Unable to explain his position to Mrs. Lautman, Tono gradually accepts her belief that he is her assistant. When the Jews are ordered deported, the well-meaning Tono decides to shield her from the Nazis.
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Originally produced as a motion picture in 1965.

Based on the novel by Ladislav Grosman.

Includes short summary, cast and credits on insert by Ján Kadár in container.

Special features: new digital transfer; U.S. theatrical trailer; optimal image quality: RSDL dual-layer edition.

MPAA rating: Not rated.

DVD; full screen (1.33:1); Dolby digital mono.

Czech/Slovak with optional English subtitles.

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