David Lynch‘s cult surrealist mystery-drama, Mulholland Drive is now 20 years old. To celebrate Studiocanal and Criterion Collection are set to give the film a 4K UHD restoration.
The film stars Naomi Watts in her breakthrough double-role as Betty / Diane as well as Laura Harring , Justin Theroux and Melissa George.
The film was originally first restored by Criterion Collection for the U.S in 2016. Using the original 35mm copy , roll on 5 years with Studiocanal the pair decide to release the new 4K restoration at Cannes Film Festival and now with David Lynch’s permission we have this delightful new restoration.
This 20th Anniversary Collector’s Edition includes 4K restoration (approved by David Lynch) on UHD and Blu-ray in inner digipack, 2 posters and set of 5 artcards, booklet including essays from Anna Smith and David Jenkins packaged in an outer clamshell box featuring all new artwork.
Check out the new Trailer to promote the upcoming release…
In Los Angeles, the City of Angels, a mysterious femme fatale wanders on the sinuous road of Mulholland Drive, clearly injured and suffering from amnesia. She finds shelter at Betty’s house (Watts), an aspiring actress just arrived from her hometown and in search of stardom in Hollywood. Initially intrigued by the stranger who calls herself Rita (Harring), Betty discovers that her handbag is full of dollar bundles. The two women get to know each other better and decide to investigate, in order to discover Rita’s true identity…
Special Features include:
-Back to Mulholland Drive
-On the Road to Mulholland Drive
-Interview with Laura Harring
-Interview with Mary Sweeney
-Interview with Angelo Badalamenti
-Introduction by Thierry Jousse
-In the Blue Box
Mulholland Drive 4K UHD Collectors edition will be released on 6th December.