Andy Warhol Movies on DVD
In 1966, editor/filmmaker Danny Williams disappeared, adding tragic mystery to the time he spent with Andy Warhol as a member of the pop art guru's Factory inner circle. Williams' niece Esther Robinson helms this intimate documentary, which makes use of recently discovered films made by Williams and interviews with surviving Factory members to gain a clearer picture of her uncle's artistry. 78 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; bonus footage; interviews.
One critic dubbed this Warhol Factory tale of murder, lust, and depravity "a movie with something to offend absolutely everybody." Carroll Baker plays a New York electrolysist whose beauty salon serves as a front for her all-girl murder-for-hire operation. Co-stars Perry King, Susan Tyrrell, Stefania Casini. AKA: "Andy Warhol's Bad." 105 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.
Interviews with John Waters and Patricia Hearst, as well as Brigid Berlin herself, and clips from some of Andy Warhol's notorious films document the story of one of the most popular actresses from his Factory. An interesting look at the cult star is provided, from Brigid's rebellion against her rich and controlling family to the strange behavior that endeared her to fans of the '60s vanguard scene. 75 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; biographies; interactive menus; scene access.
Artist. Filmmaker. Personality. Partygoer. Party-giver. Media manipulator. Andy Warhol was all of these...and more! This fascinating look at one of the 20th century's most famous people includes rare archival footage and interviews with the likes of Sally Kirkland, Dennis Hopper, David Hockney and Liza Minnelli. 87 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; audio commentary; filmographies; production notes; scene access.