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M. Butterfly (Motion picture)
 by Warner Home Entertainment Inc, Burbank, CA :
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Form of Work
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993.
Based on the play by David Henry Hwang.
Special features: interview with David Cronenberg; theatrical trailer.
Edited by Ronald Sanders ; music by Howard Shore ; director of photography, Peter Suschitzky.
Jeremy Irons, John Lone, Barbara Sukowa, Annabel Leventon, Shizuko Hoshi, Ian Richardson.
"Love's mysteries and betrayal's cruelties are boldly portrayed in this fictional tale of French diplomat Rene Gallimard and Beijing Opera star Song Liling. Rene believes he's found the perfect woman. But after a love affair of nearly 20 years, he finds he cannot believe anything about the beguiling, secretive singer. Rene learns Song Liling is a spy. And it's not the only shocking secret his beloved "butterfly" hides."--Container.
MPAA rating: R; for sexuality and a brief bloody sequence.
DVD, NTSC; widescreen 16x9 1.85:1, Dolby audio.
In English, with optional subtitles in English SDH and French.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired