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    Unique ID Code: 0000191022
    Added by: David Simpson
    Added on: 28/6/2018 22:48
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    The Piano: 25th Anniversary

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    Certificate: 15
    Running Time: 120 Mins
    Retail Price: £12.00
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    Content Type: Movie

    Winner of 3 Academy Awards, The Piano, starring Holly Hunter, Harvey Keitel, Sam Neill and Anna Paquin, is still as powerful and resolute now as when it was first released.

    Ada -mute since birth- her nine-year-old daughter and her piano arrive to an arranged marriage in the remote bush of nineteenth century New Zealand. Of all her belongings her husband refuses to transport the piano and it is left behind on the beach. Unable to bear its certain destruction, Ada strikes a bargain with an illiterate tattooed neighbour. She may earn her piano back if she allows him to do certain things while she plays; one black key for every lesson.

    The arrangement draws all three deeper and deeper into a complex emotional, sexual bond remarkable for its naive passion and frightening disregard for limits.

    Special Features:
    Audio Commentary with Jane Campion and Jan Chapman
    NEW – The Piano at 25
    Making of the Piano
    Includes a 16 page booklet

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    Directed By:
    Jane Campion

    Written By:

    Holly Hunter
    Harvey Keitel
    Sam Neill
    Anna Paquin

    Soundtrack By:
    Michael Nyman

    Jan Chapman


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