Cohen Media Group Readies Three Claude Chabrol Films for Blu-ray

Posted Mon Oct 24, 2016 at 06:00 AM PDT by
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Three of the director's films are heading to Blu-ray.   

In an early announcement to retailers, Cohen Media Group is preparing 'L'enfer,' 'The Swindle,' and 'Betty' for Blu-ray in the near future.

'L'enfer' - Paul (François Cluzet) has just bought a charming waterfront hotel in the heart of France. In debt for the next ten years, he sets to work with his beautiful new wife, Nelly (Emmanuelle Béart). The life of the young couple resembles a dream come true until Paul's suspicions and jealousy get the best of him. His increasing obsession turns into madness that ends in a tragedy. 

'The Swindle' - Betty and Victor tour quietly around France in their motor home living safely on part-time swindles…until they become involved in a scam with high stakes and international implications. Chabrol's 50th film is a deft and entertaining thriller. Starring Isabelle Huppert, Michel Serrault, François Cluzet, and Jean-François Balmer.

'Betty' - Alone and drunk, Betty, is led to a Paris restaurant by a stranger. Here, she meets an older woman, Laure, with whom she strikes up an instant rapport. The two women seem to have suffered the same lot in their lives. Laure takes Betty back to her hotel and helps to cure the young woman of her depression and alcoholism. Little by little, Betty pieces together her recent history and realizes that perhaps her life is not worth living. The she meets Mario, Laure's lover... 

Specs, supplements, and suggested list prices have not been detailed yet.

You can find the latest specs for 'L'enfer,' 'The Swindle,' and 'Betty' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where they're indexed under PENDING.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
L'enfer (Blu-ray)
Betty (Blu-ray)
The Swindle (Games)
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