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Exhibiting Your Treasures #4: Where to Get Them Part 3


After mentioning various 'Treasures' and 'Gems' it's time again to look into their availability. For a more informative introduction to this topic please see Exhibiting Your Treasures #2.

In this post we will focus on the Top Ten Guilty Treasures (as they appear in alphabetical order.)


Dirty Harry is widely available on both Blu-ray and DVD. In addition its soundtrack is well worth having as it features Lalo Schifrin's fabulous score beautifully recorded:



Dirty Harry (Blu-ray Book Packaging)
Starring Clint Eastwood
Dirty Harry
Starring Clint Eastwood, Harry Guardino, Reni Santoni, John Vernon, Andy Robinson
Dirty Harry (Score) - O.S.T.
By Lalo Schifrin

 Freebie and the Bean is currently available on DVD from Warner Bros. On Demand:

Freebie and the Bean
Starring James Caan, Loretta Swit, Jack Kruschen, Mike Kellin, Paul Koslo, Linda Marsh Alan Arkin

Let it Ride was issued on this Paramount DVD (Region 1 / NTSC) but is currently out of print in the U.S. However the same DVD (Region 4 / Pal ) is currently available in Australia from an online retailer (JB Hi-Fi) at a substantially discounted price (see second listing):

Let It Ride
Starring Richard Dreyfuss, Teri Garr, David Johansen, Jennifer Tilly, Allen Garfield

Marathon Man is widely available on Blu-Ray and DVD. Its excellent musical score by Michael Small (which also contains the same composer's score to The Parallax View) can be purchased from Screen Archives Entertainment at the last link listed:

Marathon Man [Blu-ray]
Starring Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Marthe Keller, William Devane, Roy Scheider
Marathon Man
Starring Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Roy Scheider, William Devane, Marthe Keller

 The Music Lovers is available from MGM on DVD:

The Music Lovers
Starring Richard Chamberlain, Glenda Jackson, Max Adrian, Christopher Gable

No Way To Treat a Lady was issued on a Paramount DVD which is currently still available:

No Way To Treat A Lady
Starring Rod Steiger, Lee Remick, George Segal, Eileen Heckart, Murray Hamilton

 The Outside Man (the complete uncensored version) is available on DVD from MGM:

The Outside Man
Starring Jean-Louis Trintignant, Ann-Margret, Angie Dickinson, Roy Scheider

Putney Swope is available on DVD from Image Entertainment:

Putney Swope
Starring Arnold Johnson, Stan Gottlieb, Allen Garfield, Archie Russell, Ramon Gordon

Reflections in a Golden Eye is available on DVD in this Marlon Brando collection from Warner Bros. (which also contains the other 4 motion pictures listed below) currently at a substantially discounted price:

Strange Cargo is available on DVD (with the other 4 films listed below) in this Joan Crawford Collection Volume 2:

Next Time: The availability of Top Ten World Cinema