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Paths of Glory
United States 1957
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Screenplay: Stanley Kubrick, Humphrey Cobb
Producer: Kirk Douglas, Stanley Kubrick, James B. Harris
Cast: Kirk Douglas, Ralph Meeker, Adolphe Menjou, George Macready, Wayne Morris
Genre: Drama

Running Time: 88
Aspect Ratio:  1.66:1 (NTSC 1080p 24fps AVC MPEG-4)
Sound: Dolby Digital 2.0
Subtitles: English
Features: • New audio commentary featuring critic Gary Giddins
• Interviews:
- director Stanley Kubrick, excerpt from a 1966 audio interview (HD - 2:17 min)
- actor Kirk Douglas, television interview from 1979 (HD - 29:27 min)
- executive producer Jan Harlan, new video interviews with Kubrick’s longtime executive producer (HD - 9:08 min)
- James B. Harris, Paths of Glory producer (HD - 21:09 min)
- actress Christiane Kubrick (HD - 6:58 min)
• Theophile Maupas, a French television piece about a real-life World War I execution that partly inspired the film (HD - 3:10 min)
• Theatrical trailer (HD - 3:00 min)

a 20-page illustrated booklet containing James Naremore's essay "We Have Met the Enemy..." (Mr. Naremore is the author of On Kubrick [2007]. Among his other books are Acting in the Cinema [1988], More Than Night: Film Noir in its Contexts [2008], and the BFI monograph Sweet Smell of Success [2010])
Studio:  Criterion Collection DVD Region:  2 Not Rated
DVD Release:  Oct 2010 Discs:  1 (Cloud) []
Reviews:  The futility and irony of the war in the trenches in WWI is shown as a unit commander in the French army must deal with the mutiny of his men and a glory-seeking general after part of his force falls back under fire in an impossible attack.

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