• Spotlight

    An Interview with John Pierson

    The independent-film producer spoke with us about creating his groundbreaking TV show Split Screen, which is now available to stream on the Criterion Channel.

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  • Spotlight

    Clea DuVall’s Top 10

    In her list of Criterion favorites, the prolific actor shares her love for the performers who have inspired her, including Jodie Foster, Catherine Keener, and Lili Taylor.

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  • Spotlight

    Heart of a Dog

    Laurie Anderson tackles everything from love and death to the post-9/11 surveillance state in this richly textured tone poem, now available on Blu-ray and DVD.

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  • Spotlight

    Barry Jenkins on Wong Kar-wai

    In the first installment of our new video series Under the Influence, the Moonlight director waxes rhapsodic about Chungking Express and In the Mood for Love.

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Coming Soon

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  • Cameraperson (Criterion Blu-Ray)


    Kirsten Johnson

  • The 400 Blows (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The 400 Blows

    François Truffaut

  • The Tree of Wooden Clogs (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Tree of Wooden Clogs

    Ermanno Olmi

  • Roma (Criterion Blu-Ray)


    Federico Fellini

  • Mildred Pierce (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Mildred Pierce

    Michael Curtiz

  • Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

    Pedro Almodóvar

  • His Girl Friday (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    His Girl Friday

    Howard Hawks

  • The Asphalt Jungle (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Asphalt Jungle

    John Huston

  • The Before Trilogy (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Before Trilogy

    Richard Linklater

  • Black Girl (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Black Girl

    Ousmane Sembène

  • Fox and His Friends (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Fox and His Friends

    Rainer Werner Fassbinder

  • Something Wild (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Something Wild

    Jack Garfein


New Releases

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  • Boyhood (Criterion Blu-Ray)


    Richard Linklater

  • Zatoichi: The Blind Swordsman (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Zatoichi: The Blind Swordsman

  • Blood Simple (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Blood Simple

    Joel Coen

  • The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum

    Kenji Mizoguchi

  • The Squid and the Whale (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Squid and the Whale

    Noah Baumbach

  • Heart of a Dog (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Heart of a Dog

    Laurie Anderson

  • The Exterminating Angel (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Exterminating Angel

    Luis Buñuel

  • McCabe & Mrs. Miller (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    McCabe & Mrs. Miller

    Robert Altman

  • Cat People (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Cat People

    Jacques Tourneur

  • Dekalog (Criterion Blu-Ray)


    Krzysztof Kieślowski

  • Lone Wolf and Cub (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Lone Wolf and Cub

  • Nashville (Criterion Blu-Ray)


    Robert Altman

  • Pan’s Labyrinth (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Pan’s Labyrinth

    Guillermo del Toro

  • Valley of the Dolls (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Valley of the Dolls

    Mark Robson

  • Breathless (Criterion Blu-Ray)


    Jean-Luc Godard

  • Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Beyond the Valley of the Dolls

    Russ Meyer

  • The Executioner (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    The Executioner

    Luis García Berlanga

  • Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams

    Akira Kurosawa

  • Punch-Drunk Love (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Punch-Drunk Love

    Paul Thomas Anderson

  • One-Eyed Jacks (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    One-Eyed Jacks

    Marlon Brando

  • Trilogía de Guillermo del Toro (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Trilogía de Guillermo del Toro

    Guillermo del Toro

  • Short Cuts (Criterion Blu-Ray)

    Short Cuts

    Robert Altman