Our beloved Burnout was in the news earlier this week and here it is again. Criterion stated that it's not working on an HD collection for the series because it's too busy with "newer, even better things." Now, Three Fields Entertainment is saying it will make a spiritual successor. Show More Summary
For those of us in the US John Frankenheimer’s 1966 sci-fi classic Seconds has been available on Blu-ray for a couple of years thanks to the Criterion Collection. On October 26, 2015 our friends over in the UK will now have easy access as well thanks to a dual format Masters of Cinema release from […]
Every year or so there's rumors of a Burnout HD Collection, and Criterion Games is mostly silent on the issue. But this week they decided to speak up and address the situation directly, noting on Twitter that the rumor isn't true. Instead,...Show More Summary
Burnout developer Criterion is busy working on new games to worry about remastering its classics. There are plenty of Burnout fans out there who would love to see an HD collection of all the classic games. One such fan asked Criterion if any remasters are on the cards, and the developer responded. “Hah! You’re not […]
Well this is awfully nice. If you log in to Criterion’s online store through Facebook today, they’ll drop a $10 gift credit into your account. [FREE $10 Criterion Collection Credit] Read more...
With a mind towards the obscure, the fascinating and the fantastic, there’s a reason why Arrow Video has earned the reputation as the unofficial Criterion Collection of the genre. Yet with their incredible restorations, top-tier special features and a very specific film selection, the comparison is more than justified and equally as impressive. Nevertheless, much […]
Eureka Entertainment, who has been developing a bit of a reputation as the British Criterion Collection, has two wonderful Christopher Lee films lined up for dual format (Blu-ray/DVD combo) releases. Well technically only one is lined up for release as the other came out earlier this week. Let’s start there, shall we? As of September 21st you […]
The packaging for every Wes Anderson film has been meticulously redesigned as cinephile catnip for the Criterion Collection. The post Criterion Goes All-Out for Another Wes Anderson Blu-ray appeared first on WIRED.
The Criterion Collection is home to a lot of weird and bizarre movies. On December 8, 2015 they’re going to add another entry to their eclectic library in the form of Jellyfish Eyes, the directorial debut from artist Takashi Murakami. From the trailer, which you can watch below, it’s apparent that this is one incredibly strange and […]
The Criterion Collection is releasing a Blu-ray and DVD edition of "Dressed to Kill" this week.
Digital Eclipse wants to build its engine into gaming's Criterion Collection.
Gordon Warnecke & Daniel Day-Lewis | Photo: Courtesy of The Criterion Collection. In the 1980s, it was very difficult to get films about minorities made, especially in Britain, and there were very few films with boys kissing. Homosexuality was rarely portrayed on screen in a loving and optimistic way. Show More Summary
Where did "My Beautiful Laundrette" come from? Thirty years after it was made, and a few weeks after it was released on Blu-ray by The Criterion Collection, the film seems as miraculous as it did in 1985. On one level, that question's easy to answer: it's a collaboration between director Stephen Frears and screenwriter Hanif Kureishi. Show More Summary
One of the quintessential entries in modern queer cinema, My Beautiful Laundrette — with Daniel Day Lewis playing gay to boot! — gets a juicy new Criterion Collection release this week, heading up a lean but solid line-up. Now for the details… My Beautiful Laundrette ($35.99 Blu-ray, $26.99 DVD; Criterion Collection) British director Stephen […]
Two David’s are getting some serious accolade and love this October! David Cronenberg and David Lynch will each see one of their films get a Criterion Collection edition, giving these titles a great deal of respect. For David Cronenberg, we’ll be seeing the release of his 1979 film The Brood, which comes out October 13th […]
Capcom sees this as the Criterion Collection of video games, and honestly, they’re right.
Fans of physical media are no doubt well aware of what the Criterion Collection has to offer. However, if you’re a horror fan looking from the outside in, you may not realize that Criterion has plenty to offer you. On the surface Criterion appears to handle art-house cinema only. In a way that’s true, but […]
The Fisher King (The Criterion Collection) - Terry Gilliam gained popular acclaim with his dark hybrids of fantasy and satire, but he had to do a movie explicitly clarifying the fantasy elements a...
The first six Mega Man games are coming to PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this year as part of a larger effort to preserve gaming's history. Mega Man Legacy Collection is from the team at Digital Eclipse, whose focus is as much on game preservation as it is on creating fresh content that works with today's hardware. Show More Summary
David Lynch fans are trying to regain their composure after the life-altering news — well, really more of a tease, but a pretty indisputable tease — that the Criterion Collection will be releasing Lynch’s masterpiece Mulholland Drive on Blu-ray. Until the day the Blu-ray officially drops (and what a beautiful... More »