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.
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.
2000 • 117 minutes • 1.85:1 • France
Spine: #780 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray
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.
D. A. Pennebaker
1967 • 96 minutes • 1.37:1 • United States
Spine: #786 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray
Bob Dylan is captured on-screen as he never would be again in this groundbreaking film from D. A. Pennebaker.
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.
Julien Duvivier made the transition from silents to talkies with ease, marrying his expressive camera work to a strikingly inventive use of sound with a singular dexterity.
1952 • 143 minutes • 1.37:1 • Japan
Spine: #221 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray, Collector’s Sets, Hulu Plus
One of the greatest achievements by Akira Kurosawa, Ikiru shows the director at his most compassionate—affirming life through an exploration of death.
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.
2013 • 101 minutes • 1.78:1 • Japan
Spine: #787 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray
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.
1965 • 183 minutes • 2.35:1 • Japan
Spine: #90 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray, Hulu Plus, iTunes
After more than a decade of sober political dramas and socially minded period pieces, the great Japanese director Masaki Kobayashi shifted gears dramatically for this rapturously stylized quartet of ghost stories.
2001 • 146 minutes • 1.85:1 • United States
Spine: #779 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray
David Lynch’s seductive and scary vision of Los Angeles’s dream factory is one of the true masterpieces of the new millennium, a tale of love, jealousy, and revenge like no other.
1928 • 86 minutes • United States
Spine: #788 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray, Hulu Plus
Speedy is an out-of-control love letter to New York that will have you grinning from ear to ear.