Irma La Douce Blu-ray

New 4K restoration coming from Kino Lorber

Bonjour, cineastes,

Today, we received wonderful news for fans of romantic comedies.  Kino Lorber Studio Classics announced that they will release Billy Wilder’s candy-colored confection Irma La Douce (1963) on Blu-ray from a new 4K scan and restoration!  The release date and special features will be announced at a later date, but it’s just great to hear that this is in the works.

Here’s the extremely brief announcement from the Kino Lorber Studio Classics Facebook page:


Coming Soon!
Brand New 4K Restoration!

Irma La Douce (1963) Starring Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Lou Jacobi, Bruce Yarnell and Herschel Bernardi – Shot by Joseph LaShelle (Marty) – Music by André Previn (Elmer Gantry) – Screenplay by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond (One Two Three) – Produced and Directed by Billy Wilder (Witness for the Prosecution).

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