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 Posted:   Jan 13, 2019 - 6:50 AM   
 By:   johnjohnson   (Member)

Scorpion Releasing has confirmed that it will bring to Blu-ray Blake Edwards' film The Tamarind Seed (1974), starring Julie Andrews, Omar Sharif, Anthony Quayle, Dan O'Herlihy, and Sylvia Syms. The release, which will be distributed nationwide by Kino Lorber, is expected to arrive on the market in the Spring.

https://www.blu-ray.com/news/?id=24466

 
 Posted:   Jan 13, 2019 - 7:16 AM   
 By:   Thomas   (Member)

Watched this film for the first time recently on Talking Pictures TV channel in the UK. It ain't very good.

 
 Posted:   Jan 13, 2019 - 7:54 AM   
 By:   BillCarson   (Member)

It may have better without julie andrews! And a more believable love interest for omar.
But it does have really long sequences of barry's theme as the tension builds.

 
 Posted:   Jan 13, 2019 - 8:27 AM   
 By:   solium   (Member)

I thought this was a porn film. embarrassment

 
 Posted:   Jan 13, 2019 - 9:48 AM   
 By:   MusicMad   (Member)

Watched this film for the first time recently on Talking Pictures TV channel in the UK. It ain't very good.

I disagree - I enjoy the film very much and have watched it several times: cinema (admittedly I don't recall the auditorium being packed smile but it was an afternoon showing), TV and on DVD. I upgraded to the Network Blu-Ray nearly 4 years ago mainly for the John Barry isolated score - this remains one of my top wish-list score releases.

The film's story-line is old-fashioned but for me is fine; the actors are as good as/better than they need to be (I have no problem with either lead and the supporting cast are enjoyable to watch); the cinematography is excellent (location filming is superb!); and the music ... is, of course, note perfect - I couldn't wish for more ... other than a legitimate full score release! smile

My only complaint ... very minor ... I wish they'd kept the last line from the novel when Loder asks Judith if ...

Mitch

 
 
 Posted:   Jan 13, 2019 - 10:37 PM   
 By:   abrahamlincoln   (Member)

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 Posted:   Jan 13, 2019 - 11:15 PM   
 By:   Jim Cleveland   (Member)

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Yours, etc....
John Wilkes Booth big grinbig grinbig grinbig grin

 
 Posted:   Jan 15, 2019 - 10:28 AM   
 By:   MusicMad   (Member)

I've just started to re-read the novel ...

... as I bought and read it shortly after seeing the film upon its general UK release I reckon that must be 43-44 years ago. I wonder if I'll remember much ...

Mitch

 
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