My Two Cents

Displaying items by tag: The Tale of Zatoichi

Welcome to Thanksgiving week, folks! 

We’re very pleased this morning to bring you a review that we’ve been waiting years to write.  It’s our epic, in-depth look at Criterion’s amazing new Zatoichi: The Blind Swordsman box set!  You get 25 remastered films in both Blu-ray and DVD, plus terrific extras.  Our own Todd Doogan – and yours truly – have reviewed every single feature and every single film.  There’s nothing… and we mean nothing… that we love more than Shintaro Katsu’s Blind Swordsman films.  And though we’ve certainly dreamed of it, we never seriously imagined that we’d ever see a Blu-ray box set of these films.  But here it is.  And it’s every bit as good as we could have hoped.  This is a gem that ranks right up there with the best box sets released on the Blu-ray format.  The set streets this Tuesday (11/26) and we wouldn’t miss it for the world.  [Read on here…]

Published in My Two Cents

Contact Bill Hunt

Please type your full name.
Invalid email address.
Please send us a message.
Invalid Input

Bits Latest Tweets

RT @KLStudioClassic: Coming Soon on 4KUHD! New HDR Dolby Vision Master! Tropic Thunder (2008) Starring Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Robert Dow…
The Digital Bits
Now available for pre-order on Amazon: Doug Liman’s EDGE OF TOMORROW (2014) in #4K #UltraHD from @WBHomeEnt. Street date 7/5. Pre-order here… amazon.com/exec/obidos/AS…
The Digital Bits
If you haven't, you should be listening to @TheExtrastv, an excellent podcast that dives deep into home video restorations with the folks behind them. This week, he'll be covering the restoration of THE GODFATHER TRILOGY with James Mockoski & Robert Shafer theextras.tv/podcasts/blog-…