CLASSIC CINEMA

1980/ cert PG/ 123 mins

Director: David Lynch

Cast includes: Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft


Exclusive 4K restoration supervised by David Lynch, graded in Fotokem LA, managed, restored and finished by L’Immagine Ritrovata.

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This 40-year-old, multi awared-winning film is now newly restored in digital 4K, overseen by director David Lynch. A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man who is mistreated while scraping a living as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous facade, there is revealed a person of kindness, intelligence and sophistication.