Part of the American Film Theatre
series, Three Sisters
comes to DVD from Kino International. Originally written by Anton Chekhov, this play is adapted to film by director Laurence Olivier
in 1970. This DVD is presented with a widescreen transfer enhanced for 16 x 9 televisions. Special features start off with "Anton Chekhov and Three Sisters
," an essay by Michael Feingold, chief theater critic at the Village Voice. Also included are the theatrical trailer, a stills gallery, and an interview with actor Alan Bates
. Most of the other special features are vintage American Film Theatre
promotional materials, like an AFT
cinebill, stills gallery, and scrapbook.