Reviews of silent film releases on home video.
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|The Devil’s Needle
and Other Tales of
Vice and Redemption
Contents: The Inside of the White Slave Traffic (1913), Children of Eve (1915) and The Devil’s Needle (1916).
This collection of social dramas focuses primarily on drug use and of human explotation in America.
|2012 Kino Classics Blu-ray Disc edition
The Devil’s Needle and Other Tales of Vice and Redemption (1913-1916), black & white, 194 minutes total, not rated,
including The Inside of the White Slave Traffic (1913), black & white, 28 minutes, not rated, Children of Eve (1915), black & white, 73 minutes, not rated, and The Devil’s Needle (1916), black & white, 66 minutes, not rated.
Kino Lorber, K994, UPC 7-38329-09942-8.
Pillarboxed 16:9 MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, one single-sided Blu-ray Disc, Region 0, ? Mbps average video bit rate, ? kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo sound, English language intertitles, no foreign language subtitles, chapter stops, standard BD keepcase in cardboard slipcase, $39.95.
DVD release date: 3 July 2012.
Country of origin: USA
Ratings (1-10): video: 8 / audio: 8 / additional content: 8 / overall: 8.