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WIN! The Criterion Edition of Bringing Up Baby on Blu-ray

Screwball sparks fly when CARY GRANT (Charade) and KATHARINE HEPBURN (The Philadelphia Story) let loose in one of the fastest and funniest films ever made—a high-wire act of invention that took American screen comedy to new hei...
 
 
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WIN! The Criterion Edition of The Mirror

A subtly ravishing passage through the halls of time and memory, this sublime reflection on twentieth century Russian history by ANDREI TARKOVSKY (Stalker) is as much a poem composed in images, or a hypnagogic hallucination, as...

 
 
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WIN! The Criterion Edition of Pariah on Blu-ray

The path to living as one’s authentic self is paved with trials and tribulations in this revelatory, assured feature debut by DEE REES (Mudbound)—the all too rare coming-of-age tale to honestly represent the experiences o...
 
 
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Five Years of The Criterion Collection (UK)

This April marks the five-year anniversary of The Criterion Collection in the UK. With a focus on “important classic and contemporary films”, the label has always been a prestigious and important institution in home...

 
 
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WIN! The Criterion Edition of The Grand Budapest Hotel on Blu-ray!

WES ANDERSON (Fantastic Mr. Fox) brings his dry wit and visual inventiveness to this exquisite caper set amid the old-world splendour of Europe between the World Wars. At the opulent Grand Budapest Hotel, the concierge M. Gusta...
 
 
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WIN! The Criterion Edition of Charade on Blu-ray!

In this deliciously dark comedic thriller, a trio of crooks relentlessly pursue a young American, played by AUDREY HEPBURN (Roman Holiday, Breakfast at Tiffany’s), outfitted in gorgeous Givenchy, through Paris in an attem...

 
 
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WIN! The Ascent on Criterion Blu-ray!

The crowning triumph of a career cut tragically short, the final film from LARISA SHEPITKO (Wings) won the Golden Bear at the 1977 Berlin Film Festival and went on to be hailed as one of the finest works of late-Soviet cinema. ...
 
 
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WIN! The Criterion Collection Edition of The Lady Eve on Blu-ray

BARBARA STANWYCK (Sorry, Wrong Number) sizzles, HENRY FONDA (12 Angry Men) bumbles, and PRESTON STURGES (The Palm Beach Story) runs riot in one of the all-time great screwballs, a pitch-perfect blend of comic zing and woonworth...

 
 
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WIN the Criterion Edition of Now Voyager on Blu-ray!

Nervous spinster Charlotte Vale (All About Eve’s BETTE DAVIS) is stunted from growing up under the heel of her puritanical Boston Brahmin mother (My Fair Lady’s GLADYS COOPER), and remains convinced of her own unworthiness unti...
 
 
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WIN the Criterion Collection Edition of On The Water Front on Blu-ray

MARLON BRANDO (The Godfather) gives the performance of his career as the tough prizefighter turned longshoreman Terry Malloy in this masterpiece of urban poetry, a raggedly emotional tale of individual failure and institutional...