Blu-ray Release: Secret Defense

Blu-ray Release Date: Available now
Price: Blu-ray $19.99
Studio: Cohen Media/Kino Lorber

The 1998 mystery-thriller Secret Defense was directed and co-written by original French New Waver Jacques Rivette (Around a Small MountainThe NunLa Pont du Nord).

When a brilliant scientist (Sandrine Bonnaire, Queen to Play) discovers that her father did not die accidentally but was murdered by a family friend, she swears vengeance. However, she soon finds herself deeply embroiled in a mystery of lust and intrigue. And when she discovers the truth about her father, it threatens to shake her very foundations in this fascinating thriller.

Special Features:
• Audio commentary track by Director Emeritus, New York Film Festival & Professor of Film and Media Studies, Columbia University Richard Peña
• Re-release Trailer

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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.