DVD365.net
Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus artwork

Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus

Wednesday 13th June 2007

Was Diane Arbus a brilliant innovator whose photographs captured the beauty in the most desperate of subjects? Or did her voyeuristic approach demean her subjects? A fascinating romantic drama, Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus, arrives on DVD on 23rd July 2007 courtesy of Entertainment In Video.
Unknown
Unknown

Was Diane Arbus a brilliant innovator whose photographs captured the beauty in the most desperate of subjects? Or did her voyeuristic approach demean her subjects? Following his breakthrough feature, Secretary, director Steven Shainberg creates a ravishing imaginary portrait of a visionary artist whose work would have such a major impact on the art world. A fascinating romantic drama, Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus, arrives on rental DVD on 9th July 2007 courtesy of Entertainment In Video. It will be released to buy on 23rd July 2007.

Oscar®-winner Nicole Kidman (Birth, The Hours, Cold Mountain) stars as photographer Diane Arbus, whose life is forever changed when she meets her mysterious and captivating new neighbour, played by Oscar®-nominee Robert Downey Jr. (Good Night, and Good Luck; Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Chaplin). The film's talented supporting cast includes Ty Burrell (Friends With Money, In Good Company) and Jane Alexander (The Ring, The Cider House Rules).

The film opens in 1958 with Arbus (Nicole Kidman) living as a depressed and repressed housewife in an immaculate Park Avenue apartment. It is here that she works alongside her husband Allen (Ty Burrell), helping him shoot ads for women's magazines.

One day Diane locks eyes with a masked figure on the street. Mysteriously drawn to this man who, it later transpires, is her neighbour, and determined to take his photograph, Diane plucks up the courage to go to his apartment. There she meets Lionel (Robert Downey, Jr.) who tells Diane that he has just retired as the main attraction from a freak show. For Lionel suffers from hypertrichosis, a disease that causes thick hair to grow over every inch of his body, including his face.

He and Arbus strike up a flirtatious friendship, and he introduces her to the underworld of New York. They party with dwarves, dominatrixes and circus performers - all destined to become future subjects of Arbus's photographs. Arbus's marriage soon begins to fall apart as her relationship with Lionel builds towards a traumatic, but transformative, end.

  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Fur: HBO first look
  • Feature Commentary with Director Steven Shainberg

Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.

The Emoji Movie artwork

The Emoji Movie

DVDBD4K-UHD10/10/2017

Unlocking the never-before-seen secret world inside your smartphone, it's time to express yourself when Sony Pictures Animation's The Emoji Movie arrives for the first time on 4K Ultra-HD, ...
Designated Survivor artwork

Designated Survivor

DVD09/08/2017

Fargo artwork

Fargo

DVD09/10/2017

Lethal Weapon artwork

Lethal Weapon

DVDBD25/08/2017

Close Encounters of the ... artwork

Close Encounters of the ...

BD4K-UHD06/09/2017

Terminator 2 artwork

Terminator 2

DVDBD3D-BD4K-UHD05/10/2017

War for the Planet of the ... artwork

War for the Planet of the ...

DVDBD3D-BD4K-UHD16/10/2017

Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel as War for the Planet of the Apes arrives on Blu-ray, 3D Blu-ray, 4K Ultra HD and DVD 27th November 2017 from ...
Spider-Man artwork

Spider-Man

DVDBD3D-BD4K-UHD15/10/2017

Sorcerer artwork

Sorcerer

BD14/10/2017

Rise Of The Footsoldier 3 artwork
The Child In Time artwork

The Child In Time

DVD17/10/2017

Terminator 2 artwork

Terminator 2

DVDBD3D-BD4K-UHD14/10/2017

Terminator 2

News05/10/2017

Director James Cameron's iconic sci-fi action classic returns in pristine clarity when Terminator 2: Judgment Day arrives on DVD, Blu-ray, 3D Blu-ray and 4K UHD 30th October 2017 from StudioCanal ...

Talented Mr. Ripley

Review08/11/2000

When Tom Ripley is sent to Europe to retrieve a rich and spoiled millionaire playboy Dickie he falls for the luxury lifestyle and wants in.

Kite Runner

Review26/05/2008

Spanning several decades and set against the backdrop of first the Soviet invasion and then the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, two childhood friends, Amir and Hassan, form an unlikely friendship in ...
"Love is the only interesting thing. It is far far more difficult to do than sex."
Le Weekend (2013)

Designated Survivor

DVD14/10/2017109

Blade Runner

4K-UHD15/10/2017102

Riviera

DVDBD14/10/2017102

Alien Covenant

DVDBD4K-UHD14/10/2017102

Broken City

DVDBDNOTES08/10/20173414

Fast Girls

DVDBDNOTES14/10/20171526

The Ghost

DVDBDNOTES12/10/20171413

Escape Plan

DVDBDNOTES13/10/20171361

Racing Stripes

DVD13/10/20172209

Austin Powers

DVD09/10/20171289

The Simpsons

DVD09/10/2017773

A Man Called Ove

DVDBD31/08/2017

Churchill

DVDBD15/09/2017

Monster Island

DVD18/09/2017

The Crown

DVDBD22/08/2017

Get a free daily news update. DVD365.net works with the Amazon Alexa flash briefing skill