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Blood of a Poet [Import]
Format: DVD Genre: Drama
Blood of a Poet [Import]

Blood of a Poet [Import]

Format: DVD Genre: Drama
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NTSC/Region 0. a young poet in a room sketching a series of faces is shocked when the mouth of one of the faces comes alive. The poet rubs off the mouth on to his hand. After an erotic interlude with the transplanted mouth, the young poet wipes the mouth on to a statue, which then comes to life and forces the poet to walk within a mirror in the room, which leads to the corridor of a mysterious hotel. After witnessing a number of shocking scenes in the hotel, the poet is forced to commit ritual suicide. Crowned in laurel leaves, the now resurrected poet flees the mirror, destroys the statue, and becomes a statue himself. In a courtyard, a group of schoolboys stage a snowball fight. One of the boys is killed with a snowball which has a rock hidden in it's center. The poet, now a society cardsharp, plays a game of cards in which he cheats and loses. In disgrace, he again shoots himself in the head. A glittering group of celebrities watch these events, and applaud the suicide. The woman with whom he had been playing tears up the cards, leaves the courtyard, and is finally seen in an improvised coffin, residing in the state of the "mortal tedium of immortality."
Director: Jean Cocteau
Studio: Imports
Release Date: 4/29/2008
Item #: PID164505
UPC #: 8809116450578
Attributes: Asia - Import, NTSC Format
Product Type: DVD

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