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A trio of middle-aged Long Island family men who, following the sudden death of their best friend, channel their grief into an epic, multiday bender that takes them from Manhattan to London in a desperate, debauched quest to feel alive. By turns painfully funny and woundingly perceptive, this self-described 'comedy about life, death, and freedom' stands as perhaps the most fearless, harrowingly honest deconstruction of American manhood ever committed to film.
Additional Information
Series Criterion collection ; 1970.
Subjects Husbands -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Midlife crisis -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Sudden death -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Short vacations -- England -- London -- Drama.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [New York, NY] :2020
Edition Two-DVD edition, Widescreen.
Contributors Ruban, Al, film producer.
Shaw, Sam, film producer.
Cassavetes, John, 1929-1989, film director, screenwriter, actor.
Gazzara, Ben, 1930-2012, actor.
Falk, Peter, 1927-2011, actor.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers John Cassavetes, Peter Falk, Ben Gazzara.
Audience Rating: PG-13.
Language English
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Notes Title from sell sheet.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Originally released as a motion picture in 1970.
Special features: Audio commentary from 2009 from Marshall Fine; New interviews with Al Ruban and Jenny Runacre; new video essay; The story of "Husbands" - A tribute to John Cassavetes; episode of The Dick Cavett Show from 1970; trailer; essay.
System Details DVD, wide screen (1.85:1); mono.
Description 2 videodiscs (142 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781681437200
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