'Beauty of the Devil' Blu-ray Dated

Posted Tue Aug 20, 2013 at 06:00 AM PDT by

Rene Clair's fantasy drama will make a Faustian deal on Blu-ray in October.

In an early announcement to retailers, Cohen Media Group is preparing 'Beauty of the Devil' for Blu-ray on October 29.

When Gérard Philipe's "second rate devil" Mephistopheles makes that famous pact with Michel Simon's forlorn alchemist Faust — one soul in return for sex, power, and youth, not to mention the secrets of the universe — the two exchange bodies, with the ancient Faust transformed into the handsome, dashing young Philipe, and vice versa. But then Philipe/Faust gets a peek at the post-atomic horrors to come…

Specs and supplements have not been detailed yet, but suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $34.98.

You can find the latest specs for 'Beauty of the Devil' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under October 29.

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Beauty of the Devil (Blu-ray)
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