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Black Rainbow [Region 2] (DVD, 1997)

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Martha Travis, a spiritual medium who travels America's Bible-Belt with her manipulative father, all-too accurately foretells the circumstances of a violent murder. In fact, Martha knows too much for her own good. The beauty of film is that it captures a moment in time. "Black Rainbow" is such a film. Released in 1986 (nearly 20 years ago), this novel approach to psychic powers (a Medium) is just what the new Millennium ordered. Despite its frightful moments of peering into the future, it is refreshing to know that the same year my son was born, that this film was fresh and new like him. One part of the script says it all. "Why do serious things have to become entertainment?" Powerful! You will have to watch the film to understand.

The cast is superb. Rosanna Arquette is the medium. Her beauty is captured in a new light. Her mysterious aura sends chills and thrills down your spine all at once. What a hypnotic smile and dreamy eyes. Her father is portrayed by film legend Jason Robards. Upstart actor (at that time) Tom Hulce plays the agnostic reporter.

Cast: Rosanna Arquette, Jason Robards, Tom Hulce, and Mark Joy
Director: Mike Hodges
Producer: Geoffrey Helman, John Quested

Film Notes
Additional cast: Mark Joy, Ron Rosenthal, John Bennes, Linda Pierce.

Shot in North Carolina.

Industry Reviews
"Hodges' psychological thriller boasts a fine performance from Rosanna Arquette..."
Sight and Sound - James Bell (08/01/2004)

Format: Anamorphic, Digital Sound, PAL
Language: English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo), English (Dolby Digital 5.1), English (DTS 5.1)
Region: Region 2
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Number of discs: 1
Rating: R (Restricted)
Studio: Anchor Bay
99 min.
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