Well... here's another I'm ashamed to have never seen. But I'm doing my best to catch up on these classics and happy that companies like Kino Lorber are releasing titles like this with beautiful new scans.
Signature Richard Lester touches such as straight-to-camera direct addresses, subtitles over scenes and Hard Day's Night montages. .
The "rape!" sequence is incredibly progressive thinking, using humor to comment on gender roles, power play, consent and manipulation. Jaw dropping to watch in 2018 during the #metoo movement. Based on the play by Ann Jellicoe who just died in August 2017. I would have loved to hear her thoughts on the movement and recent events.
Gorgeous B&W cinematography by David Watkin (Out of Africa, Chariots of Fire). And film debuts of Jacqueline Bisset and Charlotte Rampling,
I really wish the disc had subtitles. There's some slang in here that I can't seem to figure out.