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Criterion Press Release: In the Mood For Love (Blu-ray)


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#1 of 5 OFFLINE   Ronald Epstein

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Posted July 16 2012 - 10:13 AM

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#2 of 5 OFFLINE   Lord Dalek

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Posted July 17 2012 - 02:32 AM

There was some controversy about the SD of this having incorrect colors so I'm wondering how the blu-ray will turn out.



#3 of 5 OFFLINE   Doctorossi

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Posted July 17 2012 - 05:02 AM

*wait impatiently* *drool* *wait impatiently* *drool*

#4 of 5 OFFLINE   AL KUENSTER

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Posted July 17 2012 - 05:30 AM

There was some controversy about the SD of this having incorrect colors so I'm wondering how the blu-ray will turn out.  

I have the Criterion DVD In The Mood For Love, was not aware of any color issues, not a movie for everyone as the pace is slow, not much in the way of action.
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#5 of 5 OFFLINE   Craig S

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Posted July 17 2012 - 07:46 AM

Looking at the Criterion page for this release, it appears that a few supplements that are on the 2-disc DVD set are being dropped from the single-disc Blu, as follows:


  • The music of In the Mood for Love, presented in an interactive essay, on the DVD edition
  • Essay by film scholar Gina Marchetti illuminating the film’s unique setting on the DVD edition
  • Photo gallery on the DVD edition
  • Biographies of key cast and crew on the DVD edition

  • On the other hand, the following appears to be unique to the new Blu:


  • Two new interviews with critic Tony Rayns, one about the film and the other about the soundtrack, on the Blu-ray editio

  • They are also replacing the critic's essay in the booklet with a new essay by a different critic.


    Accordingly, Criterion completists upgrading to Blu may want to hold onto their DVD set.



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