1. The Knack and How to Get It (DVD + Blu-Ray)

1. The Knack and How to Get It (DVD + Blu-Ray)

From the director of the Beatles A Hard Day's Night (1964) and Help! (1965) comes this inventive and hilarious romp through love and sex in 1960s London. Featuring a wildly frenetic filmmaking style that careers from slapstick to serious avant-garde, this genuinely dazzling film is a mod masterpiece.
Cool and sophisticated Tolen (Ray Brooks) has a monopoly on womanising - with a long line of conquests to prove it while the naïve and awkward Colin (Michael Crawford) desperately wants a piece of it. But when Colin falls for an innocent country girl (Rita Tushingham), it's not long before the self-assured Tolen moves in for the kill. Is all fair in love and war, or can Colin get the knack and beat Tolen at his own game?
Special features
Presented in High Definition and Standard Definition
Captain Busby the Even Tenour of Her Ways (1967, 16 mins): Ann Wolff's surreal riff on Philip O'Connor's poem, featuring Quentin Crisp
Now and Then: Dick Lester (1967, 17 mins): Bernard Braden's wide-ranging interview with the director
Rita Tushingham Remembers THE KNACK... and how to get it (2018, 11 mins): newly shot interview with the actress
Staging THE KNACK...and how to get it (2018, 2 mins): interview with the director of the first stage version of The Knack
British Cinema in the 1960s: Richard Lester in Conversation (2018, 59 mins): the director discusses his career with Neil Sinyard
Illustrated booklet with writing by Neil Sinyard and Melanie Williams, plus full film credits

UK | 1965 | black and white | English language with optional hard-of-hearing subtitles | 85 minutes | original aspect ratio 1.66:1 | BD50: 1080p, 24fps, PCM dual mono audio (48kHz/24-bit), region B | DVD9: PAL, 25fps, PCM mono audio (48kHz/16-bit), region 2

Regisseur: Richard Lester

Cast: Rita Tushingham, Ray Brooks, Michael Crawford, Donal Donnelly, John Bluthal, Wensley Pithey, William Dexter, Charles Dyer, Peter Copley, Dandy Nichols, Timothy Bateson, Charlotte Rampling, Jacqueline Bisset, Jane Birkin

Ondertiteling: Engels
€ 14,95