Blu-ray Release: The L-Shaped Room

Blu-ray Release Date: Dec. 19, 2017
Price: Blu-ray $29.95
Studio: Twilight Time

Based on Lynne Reid Banks’ best-selling novel, The L-Shaped Room (1962) tells the tale of a young woman (Leslie Caron, Valentino), unmarried and pregnant, who takes a bed-sit in a run-down London rooming house to consider her situation.

Screenwriter-director Bryan Forbes brings to vibrant life an eccentric community of misfits who become a kind of surrogate family;

The stunning cast of this drama-romance includes the wonderful likes of Brock Peters (To Kill a Mockingbird), Cicely Courtneidge, and Patricia Phoenix. Beautifully shot by Douglas Slocombe (Julia), the film features incidental music by John Barry (Born Free).

Special features include the following:
-Isolated Music & Effects Track
-Audio Commentary with Film Historians Lem Dobbs, Julie Kirgo, and Nick Redman
-Original Theatrical Trailer

As supplier Twilight Time prints up only 3,000 copies of each title, be sure to head over to the Twilight Time site or that of distributor Screen Archives NOW so you can put in your prebook order!

About Laurence

Founder and editor Laurence Lerman saw Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest when he was 13 years old and that’s all it took. He has been writing about film and video for more than a quarter of a century for magazines, anthologies, websites and most recently, Video Business magazine, where he served as the Reviews Editor for 15 years.