Death in the Garden (1956)

Eureka Entertainment have just reissued Luis Bunuel’s 1956 jungle survival adventure Death in the Garden in a duel format (DVD and Blu-ray) edition as part of their Masters of Cinema Series.

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Simone Signoret smoulders as prostitute Djin

As you can imagine from the Spanish surrealist master who brought us the eyeball slitting Un Chien Andalou (1929) this ain’t no ordinary Tarzan epic, so why not read my review at Diabolique Magazine.

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Michel Piccoli is the wicked vicar Father Lizardi.

Shot in gloriously lurid 1950s Eastmancolour it’s a visual feast we give Death in the Garden a 666/666.

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Shark (Georges Marchal) vividly lurid 1850’s Eastmancolour.

 

 

 

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