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Threepenny Opera movie was released May 04, 2004 by the Allegro studio. This classic musical tells the story of a debonair gangster and his cohorts. Often voted by European audiences as one of world cinema's shining achievements, THE THREEPENNY OPERA was directed by famous director G.W. Pabst, composed by the legendary Kurt Weill, and stars Weill's wife, the incomparable and sleekly sexy cabaret singer Lotte Lenya.
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||Essential viewing for students of the period|
When Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill opened Threepenny Opera in Berlin in 1928, they electrified audiences and altered the course of theater for decades to come -- one of the last gasps of the exuberant Weimar culture before the long night of Nazism. Threepenny Opera VHS for sale Director Pabst went to great lengths to preserve the letter and the spirit of the original stage production, casting Weill's wife Lotte Lenya and Brecht favorite Carola Neher in two of the leads. Threepenny Opera movie (He did tinker with the ending -- but that the movies for you. Threepenny Opera video ) The film is stylized, arch, and sometimes clunky, but fascinating for anyone with an interest in the period. The video transfer is surprisingly good.
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|CD Universe Part number||1164038|
|Release Date||May 04, 2004|