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    How Hawks' 1948 Classic 'Red River' Drew a New Map for the Western (NEW CRITERION DVD REVIEW)

    "Funny how different you feel," cattleman Nadine Groot (Walter Brennan) relates near the end of "Red River," "when you know you're going somewheres." He's right, but his is a sojourner's satisfaction, marking the conclusion of a long expedition. For viewers of Howard Hawks' mythic 1948 Western, the ...

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    Cassavetes, Almodovar and Cuaron Top Criterion's Heavenly Late-Summer Lineup

    Mark your calendars, cinephiles. From a rarely seen John Cassavetes masterpiece to an iconic 1970s musical, The Criterion Collection's Summer release lineup couldn't be sweeter.

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    The Criterion Collection Announces July Titles, Six Jacques Demy Films Included

    The Criterion Collection has revealed the films that will be released as part of their July lineup. Some of which include six films by French New Wave genius Jacques Demy, David Cronenberg's thriller "Scanners" and the 1983 best picture nominee "The Big Chill."

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    Criterion Celebrates the Beatles with 'A Hard Day's Night' Among Its June Releases

    For Beatles fans out there, Criterion is celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of "A Hard Day's Night" by releasing a new 4K digital restoration of the film, with a newly remixed 5.1 surround soundtrack. Among the accompanying special features are a deleted scene, audio commentary, trailers, and a do...

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    Trailers from Hell and Joe Dante on 'I Married a Witch,' Starring Veronica Lake

    A Criterion Grab Bag! kicks off this week at Trailers from Hell, with director and TFH creator Joe Dante introducing "I Married a Witch."

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    Underrated Hitchcock

    "Foreign Correspondent" is one of my all-time favorites and it’s been given deluxe treatment in a terrific new Blu-ray/DVD release from The Criterion Collection.

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    WATCH: This Is How Criterion Restores a Film

    Ever wonder how your Criterion Blu-rays get to look so damn good? Well, Gizmodo has created a 6-minute video taking you through the renowned company's restoration process. Hitchcock's "Foreign Correspondent," which arrived in a dual Blu-ray/DVD package on February 18, is used as the example. Watch b...

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    Wes Anderson's 'Fantastic Mr. Fox' Gets an All-New Trailer Courtesy of The Criterion Collection

    Ahead of its February 18th release, The Criterion Collection has released a trailer previewing their upcoming release of Wes Anderson's beloved animated tale "Fantastic Mr. Fox," and like the film itself, it's a thing of beauty.

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    Paolo Sorrentino Explains How 'The Great Beauty' Is About More Than Italy's Weary Upper Class

    To a certain extent, "The Great Beauty" is a fantasy film lost in the vivid corners of its lead character's mind.

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    Criterion Announces December Titles, Including 'Nashville,' a Blu-ray 'Grey Gardens' and Martin Scorsese's 'World Cinema Project' Set

    The Criterion Collection has announced that its December releases are set to include Martin Scorsese's "World Cinema Project," a box set containing six handpicked films from around the world that the famed director considers "precious to me"; Robert Altman's "Nashville"; Italian filmmaker Elio Petri...

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