Today The Criterion Collection released a fun set featuring There Fantastic Journeys by Karel Zeman. It's definitely worthy of a deep dive!
Hiroshi Teshigahara's Antonio Gaudí, his 1984 film that explores the work of the great architect, was a wonderful surprise to me! It's now out on Blu-ray from The Criterion Collection.
This week The Criterion Collection is releasing Pier Paolo Pasolini's Teorema, from 1968. It's an elusive film, and I never know if I love it or hate it . . . which means it's a film I love to revisit.
Today The Criterion Collection released a stacked edition of Alfonso Cuarón's personal 2018 film Roma. Here are some of my thoughts on the film as well as on this edition.
Miriam Hopkins stars in The Story of Temple Drake, a 1933 adaptation of William Faulkner's controversial (and commercially successful) Sanctuary. The Criterion Collection recently released this "pre-Code" film that both seems to embrace the Code while being scandalous enough to lead to its strict enforcement.
This week, The Criterion Collection released on of my favorite films, Pedro Almodóvar's All About My Mother. Here are some of my thoughts.
Looking for a Criterion Collection release to pick up during this year's Barnes and Nobel sale? Check out Ritwik Ghatak's The Cloud-Capped Star.
Let's stick with the theme of 1938 French films. The Criterion Collection recently released Marcel Pagnol's The Baker's Wife, a tremendous, if problematic, film.
The Criterion Collection recently released Alan J. Pakula's 1971 film Klute, starring Jane Fonda and Donald Sutherland.
Sergei Bondarchuk's seven-hour adaptation of War and Peace was recently released by The Criterion Collection. It is a masterpiece, a phantasmagoria of philosophy and drama.