BRITANNIA HOSPITAL - BD

BRITANNIA HOSPITAL - BD

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(Lindsay Anderson, 1982)
Release date: 20 May 2024
Standard Edition Blu-ray

The concluding instalment in Lindsay Anderson’s Mick Travis trilogy, following If.... and O Lucky Man!, Britannia Hospital finds the filmmaker casting a sourly satirical eye over Thatcher’s Britain. With a phenomenal cast at his disposal – everyone from Alan Bates (Georgy Girl) and Joan Plowright (Time Without Pity) to Robin Askwith (Confessions of a Window Cleaner) and Mark Hamill (Star Wars) to Malcolm McDowell (A Clockwork Orange) reprising the role of Travis – Anderson trains his sights on royalty, trade unions, the media, and scientific research in typically uncompromising fashion.

INDICATOR STANDARD EDITION SPECIAL FEATURES

  • High Definition remaster
  • Original mono audio
  • The BEHP Interview with Lindsay Anderson (1991, 117 mins): archival audio recording, made as part of the British Entertainment History Project, featuring the celebrated director in conversation with Alan Lawson and Norman Swallow
  • Healthy Reputation (2020, 21 mins): actor Robin Askwith fondly reflects on his films and friendship with Anderson
  • Biles Apart (2020, 9 mins): actor Brian Pettifer recalls his close working relationship with Anderson
  • A Cut Above (2020, 11 mins): editor Michael Ellis discusses the film’s production
  • Image gallery: publicity and promotional material
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • Original teaser trailer
  • New and improved English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing

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BBFC cert: 15
REGION B
EAN: 5060697924527