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Escapees
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Jean Rollin's The Escapees revisits the director's fascination with pairs of women who wander, dreamlike, through a modern dystopia (Requiem for a Vampire, Two Orphan Vampires). Two female patients; one rebellious (Laurence Dubas), the other despondent (Christiane Copps);flee the grounds of a mental hospital and drift across the French countryside. After finding refuge among a band of gypsy-like exotic dancers, they cross paths with a petty criminal (Marianne Valiot), an aging fortune-teller (Louise Dhour) and a quartet of swingers (including Brigitte Lahaie) with sinister intentions. Punctuated by moments of unexpected violence and lyrical beauty (as when the emotionless Marie returns to life in a vacant ice rink), The Escapees is among Rollin's most personal films, and has been remastered in HD from the original 35 mm negative.

Title: Escapees
Genre: Action-Thriller, Foreign-French
Starring: Laurence Dubas, Marianne Valiot, Louise Dhour, Brigitte Lahaie
Director: Jean Rollin
Studio: Redemption
Attributes: Subtitled
Release Date: 5/26/2015
Original Year: 1981
Product Type: DVD
Rated: NR
UPC: 738329172923
Item #: 1479964X

Closed Caption: No
Street Date: 5/26/2015
Run Time: 107 minutes

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