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    TheHammerer: “The ultimate Fellini film is finally in Criterion. What took you guys so damn long?”

    Added 07/15/2014
    La dolce vita (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    21 Oct 2014

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  • A Hard Day’s Night, in which the bandmates play cheeky comic versions of themselves, captured the astonishing moment when they officially became the singular, irreverent idols of their generation and changed music forever.

    Added 03/17/2014
    A Hard Day’s Night (Criterion Blu-Ray/DVD Combo)

    24 Jun 2014

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    TheHammerer: “A literal media circus erupts to unflinchingly nasty and disquieting ends. Douglas is brutal and acidic as the reporter who gets the ball rolling.”

    Added 02/25/2014
    Ace in the Hole (Criterion Blu-Ray/DVD Combo)

    6 May 2014

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  • The colorful, electrifying romance that took the Cannes Film Festival by storm courageously dives into a young woman’s experiences of first love and sexual awakening.

    Added 02/25/2014
    Blue Is the Warmest Color (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    SRP: $24.95

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    TheHammerer: “Now if you guys can just get Hour of the Wolf and Shame and put them in a box set with this, we'll have something extraordinary...”

    Added 12/16/2013
    Persona (Criterion Blu-Ray/DVD Combo)

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    TheHammerer: “This is cussin' fantastic... wait...”

    Added 11/15/2013
    Fantastic Mr. Fox (Criterion Blu-Ray/DVD Combo)

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  • The writer-director-star achieved new levels of grace, in both physical comedy and dramatic poignancy, with this silent tale of a lovable vagrant falling for a young blind woman who sells flowers on the street (a magical Virginia Cherrill) and mistakes him for a millionaire.

    Added 09/02/2013
    City Lights (Criterion Blu-Ray/DVD Combo)

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  • A profoundly stirring evocation of elemental humanity and universal heartbreak, Tokyo Story is the crowning achievement of the unparalleled Yasujiro Ozu.

    Added 09/02/2013
    Tokyo Story (Criterion Blu-Ray/DVD Combo)

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    TheHammerer: “With his angular movements and gangly figure, Tati's the Tramp and the Great Stone Face in one. Fantastic silent-style slapstick - with sound!”

    Added 07/15/2013
    Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday (Criterion DVD)

    DVD

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    SRP: $29.95

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    TheHammerer: “Clear-eyed yet compassionate. Kline keeps it together, but Joan Allen and the kids steal the film and break your heart.”

    Added 04/15/2013
    The Ice Storm (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “Not only can we forget, deny and deflect, we have it in ourselves to do it all over again. The most devastating half hour in cinema.”

    Added 03/18/2013
    Night and Fog (Criterion DVD)

    DVD

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    SRP: $14.95

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    TheHammerer: “"How can the jury forget something they've already heard?" "They can't." One of the best, most accurate, and most ambiguous trial movies.”

    Added 01/27/2013
    Anatomy of a Murder (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “Classical and modern in one fell swoop, pessimistic yet exhilarating. Epic, rich, and intensely emotional.”

    Added 01/06/2013
    Ran (Criterion DVD)

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    SRP: $39.95

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    TheHammerer: “The sheer beauty will seduce you instantly, but tensions lurk beneath, and once they start rising they won't stop. Arresting, sensual and provocative”

    Added 01/06/2013
    Black Narcissus (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “I now regret getting the Elia Kazan box set from Fox a few years ago... aside from that, all I can think is YES YES YES! This masterpiece deserves it.”

    Added 11/15/2012
    On the Waterfront (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “The straightforward, unadulterated presentation is a work of great humility on Wenders' part, and the 3D turns his dancers into living sculptures. Wow”

    Added 10/15/2012
    Pina (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Blu-Ray

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  • A riveting psychological thriller that investigates the nature of truth and the meaning of justice Rashomon is widely considered one of the greatest films ever made.

    Added 09/23/2012
    Rashomon (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “La Jetee is hauntingly mind-bending. I was less impressed by Sans Soleil (the free-form structure threw me off), but I do want to see it again.”

    Added 09/23/2012
    La Jetée/Sans Soleil (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Blu-Ray Box Set

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    TheHammerer: “The great-grandpappy of all of Hitch's "wrong man" pictures, and the movie where he really became Hitchcock.”

    Added 09/23/2012
    The 39 Steps (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “The violence isn't as shocking as it was then, but it doesn't need to - the implications, psychological or aesthetic, are disturbing enough.”

    Added 06/25/2012
    Peeping Tom (Criterion DVD)

    DVD

    1 Disc

    SRP: $39.95

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    TheHammerer: “Cronenberg, what is it with you and screwing our minds (and stomachs)? Some of the things in this movie will scar me for life...”

    Added 02/21/2012
    Videodrome (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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  • In Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai (Shichinin no samurai), sixteenth-century villagers hire the eponymous warriors to protect them from invading bandits. This thrilling three-hour ride is one of the most beloved movie epics of all time.

    Added 02/21/2012
    Seven Samurai (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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  • Before Kubrick made his mischief iconic in A Clockwork Orange, Malcolm McDowell made a hell of an impression as the insouciant Mick Travis, who, along with his school chums, trumps authority at every turn, finally emerging as a violent savior.

    Added 02/21/2012
    If.... (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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  • This is where it all started. John Ford’s smash hit and enduring masterpiece Stagecoach revolutionized the western, elevating it from B movie to the A-list.

    Added 02/21/2012
    Stagecoach (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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  • Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, black-market opportunist Harry Lime—and thus begins this legendary tale of love, deception, and murder.

    Added 02/21/2012
    The Third Man (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    SRP: $39.95

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    TheHammerer: “It's as messy and crazy as daily life.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    Amarcord (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “It's wide innovation and influence has now left it a relic of the early 60s and an ancestor of a new style, but it's still a fun ride.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    Breathless (Criterion Blu-Ray)
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    TheHammerer: “Kubrick's most economical work, but the command is there and it's a hell of a caper.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    The Killing (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “My first of the French New Wave. Funny and moving. The ending is so haunting.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    The 400 Blows (Criterion Blu-Ray)
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    TheHammerer: “I watched this with my Aunt Paula, and when it finished she gushed that it was "like Hitchcock... but French!" Couldn't have said it better myself.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    Diabolique (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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  • In his controversial masterpiece The Great Dictator, Charlie Chaplin offers both a cutting caricature of Adolf Hitler and a sly tweaking of his own comic persona.

    Added 02/21/2012
    The Great Dictator (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “Years ahead of its time. Fascinating, twisty sci-fi.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    World on a Wire (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “It has some of the more conventional filmmaking Malick's done, but the wonder and wondering is still there. Great entry level film for Malick newbies.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    The Thin Red Line (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “The Hitch mix was perfected here.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    The Lady Vanishes (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “A completely different beast than the Disney version, it's a textbook example of live action fantasy. There's magic in it.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    Beauty and the Beast (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “Chaplin at his most thought-provoking, and the Tramp at his funniest.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    Modern Times (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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  • Peter Lorre stars as serial killer Hans Beckert in Fritz Lang’s harrowing masterwork M, a suspenseful panorama of private madness and public hysteria that to this day remains the blueprint for the psychological thriller.

    Added 02/21/2012
    M (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “I actually don't much want to talk about... I'm scared that as soon as I speak about its fragile magic, I'll lose it forever. That's Fellini for you.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    8½ (Criterion Blu-Ray)

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    TheHammerer: “A dark, metaphorical study of suffering without escape. The only real way to get pleasure out of this movie is Bresson's command of filmmaking.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    Mouchette (Criterion DVD)

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    TheHammerer: “If you're a Catholic, you know personally what this film's about and you're deeply moved. If you're not one, you're deeply moved anyway. All is grace.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    Diary of a Country Priest (Criterion DVD)

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    TheHammerer: “My first Bresson, and my favorite. Tight, efficient, sparse, and moving. And the pickpocketing scenes are pure cinema.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    Pickpocket (Criterion DVD)

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    TheHammerer: “More than sixty years later, its romanticism and ache still make the heart break.”

    Added 02/21/2012
    Brief Encounter (Criterion DVD)

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    TheHammerer: “Ultraviolent, excessive, obvious, and one of the great sci-fi satires anyway. It's a grotesque mirror of the 80s, a decade whose effects linger today.”

    Added 12/09/2011
    RoboCop (Criterion DVD)

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  • Stanley Kubrick directed a cast of screen legends—including Kirk Douglas as the indomitable gladiator that led a Roman slave revolt—in the sweeping epic that defined a genre and ushered in a new Hollywood era.

    Added 12/09/2011
    Spartacus (Criterion DVD)

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  • Hailed around the world as one of the greatest movies ever made, the Academy Award–winning Bicycle Thieves, directed by Vittorio De Sica, defined an era in cinema.

    Added 12/09/2011
    Bicycle Thieves (Criterion DVD)

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    TheHammerer: “Wonderfully liberating surrealism”

    Added 12/09/2011
    The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (Criterion DVD)

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    TheHammerer: “Like the rest of Bunuel, it's straightforward yet mysterious... and a lot of fun to watch.”

    Added 12/09/2011
    That Obscure Object of Desire (Criterion DVD)

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  • In Ingmar Bergman’s testament to the strength of the soul, Karin and Maria come to the aid of their dying sister, Agnes, but jealousy, manipulation, and selfishness come before empathy. Cries and Whispers is full of images of staggering beauty and unfathomable horror.

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    Cries and Whispers (Criterion DVD)

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  • Jean Renoir’s antiwar masterpiece Grand Illusion, hailed as one of the greatest films ever made, stars Jean Gabin and Pierre Fresnay as French soldiers held in a World War I German prison camp.

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    Grand Illusion (Criterion DVD)

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    TheHammerer: “The descent to nihilistic madness would be disturbing enough if it didn't cast Dustin frickin' Hoffman as the one in free fall towards oblivion. Scary”

    Added 12/09/2011
    Straw Dogs (Criterion DVD)

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    TheHammerer: “None more black.”

    Added 12/09/2011
    This Is Spinal Tap (Criterion DVD)

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    TheHammerer: “It's always fun to watch dignified society types confronting the irrational and having the genteel facades fall away. Crazily entertaining.”

    Added 12/09/2011
    The Exterminating Angel (Criterion DVD)

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  • Scenes from a Marriage chronicles the many years of love and turmoil that bind Marianne (Liv Ullmann) and Johan (Erland Josephson) through matrimony, infidelity, divorce, and subsequent partners.

    Added 12/09/2011
    Scenes from a Marriage (Criterion DVD)

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    TheHammerer: “It was this film that announced Spike as a major director not to be ignored. His 24 hour depiction of Bed-Stuy is vibrant, authentic and powerful.”

    Added 12/09/2011
    Do the Right Thing (Criterion DVD)

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  • In Sam Fuller’s hardboiled classic, a petty crook and an unsuspecting woman find themselves on the run from Communists in a precarious gambit.

    Added 12/09/2011
    Pickup on South Street (Criterion DVD)

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