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The Vanishing [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Posted October 29th, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

The Vanishing [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

The Vanishing is brilliant, yet disturbing film that weaves a spell-binding tale of abduction, pursuit, and resolution although not necessarily in that order. Criterion’s Blu-ray release is of typically high quality.

La Dolce Vita [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Posted October 28th, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

La Dolce Vita [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

La Dolce Vita is a landmark film with a terrific cast led by the iconic filmmaker Federico Fellini that exposes the seamier side of Roman society in the 1960s.

Judex [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Posted August 24th, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

Judex [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

With its engaging direction and cinematography, Judex will keep today’s viewers on the edge of their seats.

Picnic at Hanging Rock [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Posted August 24th, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

Picnic at Hanging Rock [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Picnic at Hanging Rock is a beautifully shot film that merges fantasy and reality underpinned by Australia’s incredible backdrop.

Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Posted August 11th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Almodóvar’s controversial romance Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! gets a beautiful Criterion Collection Dual Format release

The Essential Jacques Demy [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Posted August 3rd, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

The Essential Jacques Demy [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

This is a definitive collection of six of writer/director Jacques Demy’s best films, receiving fabulous makeovers from Criterion Collection

L’Eclisse [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Posted June 20th, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

L’Eclisse [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

In the finale of his trilogy, Michelangelo Antonioni further explores the intimacy of human relationships with L’eclisse.

Red River [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Posted May 18th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Red River [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

The iconic Howard Hawks western Red River starring John Wayne gets the Criterion treatment on Blu-ray

The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Posted May 17th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

The Life Aquatic has all the weirdness of a signature Wes Anderson film, but not the soul

Ace in the Hole [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Posted April 28th, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

Ace in the Hole [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Classic Billy Wilder film noir, Ace in the Hole, gets a strong remastering job on Blu-ray by the Criterion Collection