The General Buster Keaton - poster artwork - after Rudemann

Coming releases in classic cinema

New Classic film releases to Bluray - DVD

Usually announced on the front home page, older release notices of classic film are archived below:


Criterion March 2018 coming releases

Dec 15, 2017: Another batch of classic films are coming with the Criterion treatment, with some new titles announced today. [Hey, Criterion, how about a Criterion effort on Capra's Meet John Doe?]

Partial list:

The Passion of Joan of Arc - 1928 - Director Carl Dreyer

The Age of Innocence - 1993 - Director Martin Scorsese

King of Jazz - 1930- Director John Murray Anderson

An Actor's Revenge- 1963 - Director Kon Ichikawa - Releases Feb 20

Westfront 1918 - 1930- Director G.W. Pabst- releases Jan 30, 2018

The Criterion web site is here


The Man Who Died Twice - 1958
Rod Cameron and Vera Ralston
Amazon [KINO] The Man Who Died Twice

The Philadelphia Story - 1940
Diorected by George Cukor - Katherine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Jimmy Stewart
AMAZON [Criterion] The Philadelphia Story

Jabberwocky - 1977
Directed by Terry Gilliam
AMAZON [Criterion] Jabberwocky

Cop-Out 1967 (aka "stranger in the House")
James Mason and Geraldine Chaplin
AMAZON [KINO] Cop-Out - aka Stranger in the House

The High Commissioner 1968 (aka Nobody Runs Forever)
Rod Taylor, Christopher Plummer, Lilli Palmer
AMAZON [KINO] The High Commissioner - aka Nobody Runs Forever

Since You Went Away - 1944
Claudette Colbert, Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Shirley Temple, Lionel Barrymore, Robert Walker, Monty Woolley, Hattie McDaniel, Agnes Moorehead, Guy Madison,Keenan Wynn, Craig Stevens
AMAZON [KINO] Since You Went Away (Roadshow Edition) [Blu-ray]

Le Samourai - 1967
Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville
AMAZON [Criterion] Le samouraï


UPDATED DEC 2017

The Man Who Died Twice - 1958
Rod Cameron and Vera Ralston
Amazon [KINO] The Man Who Died Twice

The Philadelphia Story - 1940
Diorected by George Cukor - Katherine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Jimmy Stewart
AMAZON [Criterion] The Philadelphia Story

Le Samourai - 1967
Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville
AMAZON [Criterion] Le samouraï

Jabberwocky - 1977
Directed by Terry Gilliam
AMAZON [Criterion] Jabberwocky

Cop-Out 1967 (aka "stronger in the House")
James Mason and Geraldine Chaplin
AMAZON [KINO] Cop-Out - aka Stranger in the House

The High Commissioner 1968 (aka Nobody Runs Forever)
Rod Taylor, Christopher Plummer, Lilli Palmer
AMAZON [KINO] The High Commissioner - aka Nobody Runs Forever

Since You Went Away - 1944
Claudette Colbert, Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Shirley Temple, Lionel Barrymore, Robert Walker, Monty Woolley, Hattie McDaniel, Agnes Moorehead, Guy Madison,Keenan Wynn, Craig Stevens
AMAZON [KINO] Since You Went Away (Roadshow Edition) [Blu-ray]


2017 Releases

My Favorite Brunette [Blu-ray - Amazon]
Releases July 5, 2017
1947 - Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour

Road to Rio [Blu-ray - Amazon]
Releases July 5, 2017
1947 - Bing Crosby, Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour

Son of Paleface [Blu-ray - Amazon]
Releases August 29, 2017
1952 - Bob Hope and Jane Russell

The Lemon Drop Kid [Blu-ray - Amazon]
Releases July 5, 2017
1951 - Bob Hope and Jane Darwell

Topper [Blu-ray - Amazon]
Releases October 31, 2017
1937 - Cary Grant and Constance Bennett

Rebecca (The Criterion Collection) [Blu-ray - Amazon]
Releases September 5, 2017
1940 - Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine and George Sanders

Duel in the Sun (Roadshow Edition) [Blu-ray - Amazon]
Releaases August 15, 2017
1946 - Jennifer Jones, Gregory Peck, Joseph Cotten, Lionel Barrymore, Walter Huston, Lillian Gish and Herbert Marshall

One Million B.C. [Blu-ray - Amazon]
Releases October 17, 2017
1940 - Carole Landis, Lon Chaney Jr

Creeping Terror / Creep Behind The Camera [Blu-ray - Amazon] -
Releases September 12, 2017
1964 - Vic Savage and Shannon O'Neil Shannon O'Neil


March 2017 Edition

Mildred Pierce

Criterion

Mildred Pierce on Blu Ray - 4K digital restoration
Directed by Michael Curtiz. Released for home video Feb 21, 2017 - AMAZON

His Girl Friday - high-definition digital restoration. Package also includes 4K digital restoration of The Front Page (the 1931 predessosor to His Girl Friday)
Directed by Howard Hawks. Released to home video Jan 10, 2017 - Amazon

Coming from Criterion:

Ghost World - Blu Ray - Directed by Terry Zwigoff - Releasing May 30, 2017

Othello - Blu Ray - Directed by Orson Welles 1952 - Releasing May 23, 2017

Woman of the Year - Blu Ray - Directed by George Stevens. Releasing April 18, 2017

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg - Blu Ray - Directed by Jacques Demy. Releasing April 11, 2017

Blow-Up - Blu Ray - Directed by Michelangelo Antonioni. Rleasing March 28, 2017

Being There - Blu Ray - Directed by Hal Ashby. Releasing March 21, 2017

KINO

The General and Three Ages Remastered to Blu-ray - Buster Keaton. Released Feb 2017 - AMAZON

Deluge - Directed by Felix E. Feist - restoration from the original 35mm film elements on Blu Ray AMAZON

One Million Years B.C. - New 4K Restoration - Raquel Welch. Released February 10, 2017 - AMAZON


Warner Archive

Woman Against Woman - 1938 - Mary Astor, Herbert Marshall, Virginia Bruce - DVD AMAZON -

Bad Day at Black Rock - 1955 - AMAZON - Spencer Tracy, Lee Marvin on Blu Ray

The Valley of the Gwangi - 1969 - AMAZON on Blu Ray

When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth - 1970 - AMAZON on Blu Ray

World Without End - 1956 - AMAZON on Blu Ray

Finian's Rainbow - 1968 - AMAZON on Blu Ray

The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms - 1953 - AMAZON on Blu Ray


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