• Spotlight

    Anatomy of a Gag

    You’ll appreciate the genius of Jacques Tati more than ever after you watch critic David Cairns deconstruct one of the elaborate jokes from Tati’s plus-sized comedy PlayTime.

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    Criterion Designs

    Our gorgeous book of Criterion-commissioned artwork comes out on November 25 and is available for preorder now.

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  • Spotlight

    The Original Gone Girl

    George Sluizer’s chronicle of a disappearance, The Vanishing, is out now in new Blu-ray and DVD editions. See it and be unsettled all over again.

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    The Complete Jacques Tati

    All of the French comedy legend’s features plus seven related short films are included in our supplement-packed box set, out this week!

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Coming Soon

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  • The Shooting/Ride in the Whirlwind (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Shooting/Ride in the Whirlwind

    Monte Hellman

  • The Palm Beach Story (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Palm Beach Story

    Preston Sturges

  • The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant

    Rainer Werner Fassbinder

  • La Ciénaga (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    La Ciénaga

    Lucrecia Martel

  • Safe (Criterion Blu-Ray)


    Todd Haynes

  • Les Blank: Always for Pleasure (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Les Blank: Always for Pleasure

    Les Blank

  • Tootsie (Criterion Blu-Ray)


    Sydney Pollack

  • L’avventura (Criterion Blu-Ray)


    Michelangelo Antonioni

  • The Night Porter (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Night Porter

    Liliana Cavani

  • Time Bandits (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Time Bandits

    Terry Gilliam

  • Eclipse Series 41: Kinoshita and World War II (Eclipse DVD)

    Kinoshita and World War II

    Keisuke Kinoshita

  • It Happened One Night (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    It Happened One Night

    Frank Capra

  • The Sword of Doom (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Sword of Doom

    Kihachi Okamoto

  • My Winnipeg (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    My Winnipeg

    Guy Maddin


New Releases

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  • F for Fake (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    F for Fake

    Orson Welles

  • Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (Criterion Blu-Ray/DVD Combo)

    Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!

    Pedro Almodóvar

  • All That Jazz (Criterion Blu-Ray/DVD Combo)

    All That Jazz

    Bob Fosse

  • The Innocents (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Innocents

    Jack Clayton

  • Eraserhead (Criterion Blu-Ray)


    David Lynch

  • Macbeth (Criterion Blu-Ray)


    Roman Polanski

  • The Vanishing (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Vanishing

    George Sluizer

  • Vengeance Is Mine (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Vengeance Is Mine

    Shohei Imamura

  • My Darling Clementine (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    My Darling Clementine

    John Ford

  • Y tu mamá también  (Criterion Blu-Ray/DVD Combo)

    Y tu mamá también

    Alfonso Cuarón

  • Love Streams (Criterion Blu-Ray/DVD Combo)

    Love Streams

    John Cassavetes

  • Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Ali: Fear Eats the Soul

    Rainer Werner Fassbinder

  • La dolce vita (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    La dolce vita

    Federico Fellini

  • Sundays and Cybèle (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Sundays and Cybèle

    Serge Bourguignon

  • The Complete Jacques Tati (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Complete Jacques Tati

    Jacques Tati