TCFHE Press Release: Sunrise (1929) (Blu-ray)

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  1. Ronald Epstein

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    Sunrise
    F.W. Murnau’s story of betrayal and redemption earned Oscars® at the first Academy Awards® ceremony in 1929 for the most “Unique and Artistic Picture,” Best Actress (Janet Gaynor) and Best Cinematography. The love and loyalty of a farmer and his wife are put to the ultimate test in this classic silent film. Sunrise used the groundbreaking Fox Movietone sound system, making it one of the first studio films with a true soundtrack, featuring music and sound effects.
    The 20th Century Fox Studio Classics collection features Academy Award-winning and nominated films from the golden age of cinema. The studio is committed to the restoration of these classics, releasing multiple titles on Blu-ray each year. For more information visitwww.facebook.com/FoxStudioClassics.
    Special Features ● Original Fox Movietone Version and European Silent Version ● Commentary by ASC Cinematographer John Bailey ● Outtakes with Commentary by John Bailey ● Original Theatrical Trailer ● Original Scenario by Carl Mayer with Annotations by F.W. Murnau ● Original Sunrise Screenplay ● Restoration Notes
    Sunrise Blu-ray
    Street Date: January 14, 2014 Prebook Date: December 18, 2013 Screen Format: Fullscreen 1.33:1 Audio: Original Fox Movietone Score DTS-HD Master Audio 1.0, Olympia Chamber Orchestra Score Composed and Conducted by Timothy Brock Dolby Digital 2.0 Subtitles: English, French, Spanish Total Run Time: 94 Minutes Closed Captioned: Yes
     
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    Wow...this is almost an exact MOC carryover. Two years late...but cool.
     
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    For any of my friends across the pond who haven't seen the MoC Blu-ray Disc yet, you're in for a treat.

    Steve W
     
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    WOOO HOO!!!
     
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    Sunrises are Yellow!
     
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    Yeah, I have the MOC disc so I see no need in buying this title again.
     
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    Four years. Masters of Cinema edition was released in September 2009.
     
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    This'll be a first for me!

    Looking very much forward to the opportunity to see this.
     
  10. Stephen_J_H

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    Another one to add to my silent/early sound collection.
     
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    Can't wait to add this to my collection!
     
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    I'll pick this up and happily upgrade my DVD. The colour cover art is kind of creepy!
     
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    I have the original Fox DVD which I'll keep and add MOC
     

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