BOOTLEG FILES 071: “Mr. Arkadin” (1955 Orson Welles offering from his European years).
LAST SEEN: Available for online viewing at CinemaNow.com.
AMERICAN HOME VIDEO: Public domain bootlegs abound, but no “official” home video release.
REASON FOR DISAPPEARANCE: No copyright protection, translating into a bootleg bonanza.
CHANCES OF SEEING A DVD RELEASE: It’s out there, albeit in a dizzying selection of PD junk.
BOOTLEG OPPORTUNITIES: As abundant as opium poppies in Afghanistan.
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Posted on April 1, 2005 in Bootleg Files, Features by Phil Hall
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