Blu-ray, DVD Release: Bitter Moon

Blu-ray & DVD Release Date: May 21, 2019
Price: DVD $13.19, Blu-ray $19.69
Studio: Kino Lorber

Legendary filmmaker Roman Polanski (Chinatown, The Ghost Writer) explores the sexy side of obsession and the wild side of romance in the 1992 darkly comic erotic drama Bitter Moon, starring Peter Coyote (Heart of Midnight), Emmanuelle Seigner (Venus in Fur), Hugh Grant (Sense and Sensibility) and Kristin Scott Thomas (Darkest Hour).

In this outrageous look at the dark side of love, a mild-mannered man (Grant) attempts to rekindle the sexual fire in his marriage while on a cruise, but he develops an irresistible infatuation with an eccentric paraplegic’s (Coyote) wife (Seigner).

A voyage of wild obsession, the film featuring some dazzling performances and nasty comic moments, set to Polanski’s inspired direction, Tonino Delli Colli (Once Upon a Time in America) dazzling cinematography and a beautiful score by Vangelis (Blade Runner).

Bonus features on Kino Lorber’s new discs include the following:

-NEW Interview with star Peter Coyote
-NEW Audio Commentary by Film Historian Troy Howarth
-Theatrical Trailer

Buy or Rent Bitter Moon

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.