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Down By Law (Disc 1) (1986)
Rating:
Starring: Ellen Barkin, Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, John Lurie, Tom Waits
Director: Jim Jarmusch
Category: Independent
Studio: criterion
Subtitles:
English, French
Length:
107 mins

 
 

 

A Film by Jim Jarmusch

When fate lands three hapless men -- an unemployed disc jockey (Tom Waits), a small-time pimp (John Lurie), and a strong willed Italian tourist (Roberto Benigni) -- in a Louisiana prison, their singular adventure begins. Described by director Jim Jarmusch as a "neo-beat-noir-comedy," black-and-white photography by esteemed director of photography Robby Muller. The Criterion Collection is proud to present Jim Jarmusch's Down By Law.

Disk 1 contains chapters 1-18. For the completion of the movie, please rent disk 2.

 
 
   
   

 
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