Re: Danton
Thu, 30 Jan 1997 18:12:46 -0500 (EST)

Dear Bliss,

Danton (1982), directed by Andrzej Wajda was distributed by Triumph/Columbia
and I am certain that not only the video is out of distribution, but the
rights have reverted back to the European owners. I left a message with my
friend at Columbia to verify and will email again if I'm proven incorrect.
You should try the usual video sources for out of print titles.

Meanwhile, if it helps, I can't watch that film anymore without dying of
laughter ever since Depardieu said in an article (American Film magazine)
that he patterned his role after Muhammed Ali. You spend the whole film
waiting for Joe Frazier or George Forman to enter. He does a great

Dennis Doros
Milestone Film & Video
275 West 96th Street, Suite 28C
New York, NY 10025
Phone: (212) 865-7449
Fax: (212) 222-8952