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A Few Words About A few words about...™ The Earrings of Madame De... -- in Blu-ray

Discussion in 'Blu-ray and UHD' started by Robert Harris, Aug 1, 2013.

  1. McCrutchy

    McCrutchy Well-Known Member

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    You should never trust an Amazon site regarding specs. They can be right, but are often wrong. In this case, however, the Gaumont BD definitely has English subtitles, and while I don't think the disc has yet been officially verified, Gaumont's store says it is region-free. In any event, Gaumont rarely lock catalog titles, and indeed, have no reason to lock this one, since they own the film outright. A pre-order is safe.
     
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    Oblivion138 Well-Known Member

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    I know Amazon specs are notoriously unreliable, hence the question. ;)

    Thanks for the input. It will be nice to be able to pick this one up, as it's one of the rare Criterion releases that I've avoided outright.
     
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    That's an astonishing comparison; poor Criterion must be spitting chips that they accepted such a dud. I wonder if they'll reissue?
    And did Gaumont redo Children of Paradise? Is there an acceptable version of that out there somewhere?
     
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    Gaumont did not have anything to do with Children of Paradise, that was Pathé.
     
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    I stand corrected. It was still pretty crook though .....
     
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    It is region fee.
     

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