The visionary chroniclers of eccentric Americana Joel and Ethan Coen present one of their greatest creations in Llewyn Davis, a singer barely eking out a living on the peripheries of the flourishing Greenwich Village folk scene of the early sixties.
1946 • 110 minutes • 1.33:1 • United States
Spine: #795 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray
An ever-shifting battle of the sexes set on a Buenos Aires casino’s glittering floor and in its shadowy back rooms, Gilda is among the most sensual of all Hollywood noirs.
Giuseppe De Santis
1949 • 109 minutes • 1.33:1 • Italy
Spine: #792 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray, Hulu Plus, iTunes
This early smash for producer extraordinaire Dino De Laurentiis and director Giuseppe De Santis is neorealism with a heaping dose of pulp.
1977 • 126 minutes • 1.66:1 • Germany
Spine: #793 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray
Wim Wenders pays loving homage to rough-and-tumble Hollywood film noir with The American Friend, a loose adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s novel Ripley’s Game.
Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray
A young woman (Meiko Kaji), trained from childhood as an assassin and hell-bent on revenge for the murders of her father and brother and the rape of her mother, hacks and slashes her way to gory satisfaction.
1983 • 90 minutes • 1.33:1 • United States
Spine: #789 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray
Made up of intimate, revelatory footage of the singular author and poet filmed over the course of five years, Howard Brookner’s 1983 documentary about William S. Burroughs was for decades mainly the stuff of legend.
Experience four of the greatest films by the Master of Suspense in this deluxe box set from the Criterion Collection.
Killer classic rock meets cinematic genius in the films featured in this collector’s set from the Criterion Collection.
1928 • 86 minutes • United States
Spine: #788 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray, Hulu Plus, iTunes
Speedy is an out-of-control love letter to New York that will have you grinning from ear to ear.
2013 • 101 minutes • 1.78:1 • Japan
Spine: #787 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray, iTunes
The world-famous artist Takashi Murakami made his directorial debut with Jellyfish Eyes, taking his boundless imagination to the screen in a tale of friendship and loyalty that also addresses humanity’s propensity for destruction.
1969 • 102 minutes • 1.85:1 • United States
Spine: #494 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray
In a beautifully understated performance, Redford is David Chappellet, a ruthlessly ambitious skier competing for Olympic gold with an underdog American team in Europe, and Gene Hackman provides tough support as the coach who tries to temper the upstart’s narcissistic drive for glory.
1952 • 143 minutes • 1.37:1 • Japan
Spine: #221 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray, Collector’s Sets, Hulu Plus, iTunes
One of the greatest achievements by Akira Kurosawa, Ikiru shows the director at his most compassionate—affirming life through an exploration of death.
D. A. Pennebaker
1967 • 96 minutes • 1.37:1 • United States
Spine: #786 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray, iTunes
Bob Dylan is captured on-screen as he never would be again in this groundbreaking film from D. A. Pennebaker.
Spine: #782 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray
Two decades after its original negatives were burned in a fire, Satyajit Ray’s breathtaking milestone of world cinema rises from the ashes in a meticulously reconstructed new restoration.
1967 • 134 minutes • 2.35:1 • United States
Spine: #781 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray
Truman Capote’s best seller, a breakthrough narrative account of real-life crime and punishment, became an equally chilling film in the hands of writer-director Richard Brooks.
2000 • 117 minutes • 1.85:1 • France
Spine: #780 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray, iTunes
One of the world’s most influential and provocative filmmakers, the Oscar–winning Austrian director Michael Haneke diagnoses the social maladies of contemporary Europe with devastating precision and artistry.