Os lançamentos em Blu-ray da Criterion para agosto

Redenção Sangrenta (The Breaking Point, 1950) é o destaque de agosto da Criterion Collection.
O filme dirigido por Michael Curtiz (Casablanca) já saiu por aqui no quarto volume da coleção Film Noir da Versátil. É uma adaptação do livro To Have and Have Not, de Ernest Hemingway, que já havia sido adaptado anteriormente por Howard Hanks em Uma aventura na Martinica.
Meantime (1984), filme inglês feito pra TV , foi dirigido por Mike Leigh (Segredos e Mentiras) e conta com jovens Gary Oldman e Tim Roth. Não há registro de já ter saído em home vídeo no Brasil.
Gary Oldman também está em Sid e Nancy, do diretor inglês Alex Cox (Repo Man – A Onda Punk). O filme, baseado na relação do baixista da banda punk Sex Pistols, Sid Vicious, com a groupie Nancy Spungen já saiu por aqui em DVD pela Flashstar.
O Espião Trapalhão (Hopscotch, 1980), dirigido por Ronald Neame (O Homem Que Nunca Existiu) com Walter Matthau e La poison (1951) do diretor francês Sacha Guitry nunca saíram em DVD por estas bandas. Só em Blu-ray. Ha-há. Até parece.

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The Breaking Point, de Michael Curtiz (EUA, 1950)

New 2K digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray

New interview with critic Alan K. Rode (Michael Curtiz: A Life in Film)

New piece featuring actor and acting instructor Julie Garfield on her father, actor John Garfield

New video essay by Taylor Ramos and Tony Zhou analyzing Curtiz’s methods

Excerpts from a 1962 episode of Today showing contents of the Ernest Hemingway House in Key West, Florida, including items related to To Have and Have Not, the novel on which The Breaking Point is based

Trailer

PLUS: An essay by critic Stephanie Zacharek

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Meantime, de Mike Leigh (Reino Unido, 1984)

New, restored 2K digital transfer, supervised by director of pho­­tog­­raphy Roger Pratt and director Mike Leigh, with uncom­pressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray

New conversation between Leigh and musician Jarvis Cocker

New conversation between actor Marion Bailey and critic Amy Raphael

Interview from 2007 with actor Tim Roth

PLUS: An essay by film scholar Sean O’Sullivan

3 - Hopscotch

Hopscotch, de Ronald Neame (EUA, 1980)

New 2K digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray

Interviews from 2002 with director Ronald Neame and writer Brian Garfield

Walter Matthau in a 1980 appearance on The Dick Cavett Show

Trailer and teaser

Optional broadcast television audio track for family viewing

PLUS: An essay by critic Glenn Kenny

4 - la poison

La poison, de Sacha Guitry (França, 1951)

New high-definition digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray

New interview with filmmaker Olivier Assayas on director Sacha Guitry’s influence on French cinema

On Life On-screen: Miseries and Splendour of a Monarch, a 60-minute documentary from 2010 on the collaboration of Guitry and Michel Simon

New English subtitle translation

More!

PLUS: An essay by film scholar Ginette Vincendeau and a 1957 obituary for Guitry by François Truffaut

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Sid & Nancy, de Alex Cox (Reino Unido, 1986)

DIRECTOR-APPROVED SPECIAL EDITION:

New 4K digital restoration, with uncompressed stereo soundtrack on the Blu-ray

Alternate 5.1 surround soundtrack, presented in DTS-HD Master Audio on the Blu-ray

Two audio commentaries: one from 1994 featuring cowriter Abbe Wool, actors Gary Oldman and Chloe Webb, cultural historian Greil Marcus, filmmakers Julien Temple and Lech Kowalski, and musician Eliot Kidd; the other from 2001 featuring cowriter-director Alex Cox and actor Andrew Schofield

England’s Glory, a 1987 documentary on the making of Sid & Nancy

Infamous 1976 Bill Grundy interview with the Sex Pistols on British television

Rare telephone interview from 1978 with Sid Vicious

Interviews with Vicious and Nancy Spungen from the 1980 documentary D.O.A.: A Right of Passage

Archival interviews and footage

More!

PLUS: An essay by author Jon Savage and a 1986 piece compiled by Cox about Vicious, Spungen, and the making of the film

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  • lucas

    A Criterion mata a pau nas capas !

    • AndreMendes

      Muito melhor do que os photoshop que rola nas capas por aí