Scott, David, and Trevor discuss the passion, history, opulence, and tragedy in Visconti’s melodrama.
These are the main episodes of CriterionCast, where we discuss: news, releases, one featured Criterion film, and choose a theme from the film and discuss related movies.
Scott, David, and Trevor discuss the legal process, morality, and uncertainty in Otto Preminger’s landmark film.
Scott, David, and Ryan discuss the politics, authorship, and simple pleasures of the 1931 musical film.
Scott, Sean, and James discuss fluidity, sexuality, grief, and the occult in the 1973 horror film.
Scott, David, Sean, and Trevor discuss Kurosawa’s relative truth and visual expressionism.
Scott, David, Sean, and Catherine discuss how Denis explores race, class, gender, and going a little mad in her 2009 feature.
Scott is joined by David Blakeslee to discuss Marcel Carné’s Port of Shadows
This time on the podcast, Ryan is joined by David Blakeslee and James McCormick to discuss their most wanted Criterion Collection Blu-ray upgrades for the coming year.
Scott, David, and Trevor discuss masculinity, mid-century economics, and fatalism in Dino Risi’s 1962 hit.
To celebrate the past year of Criterion Collection releases, Ryan is joined by David Blakeslee, Sean Hutchinson, and Scott Nye to discuss their favorite releases of 2014.
Scott and David discuss portraits of Paris and youth culture, the influence of American gangster films, misogyny, and tone in Godard’s classic film.
Scott, David, and Trevor discuss the faith, doubt, optimism, and comedy in Ingmar Bergman’s landmark 1957 film.
Scott Nye, David Blakeslee, and Sean Hutchinson discuss genre-bending, sexuality, star personas, and depictions of morality in Hawks’s first Western.
Scott Nye, David Blakeslee, and Sean Hutchinson discuss the loneliness, regret, and longing in Frankenheimer’s 1966 psychological thriller.
To celebrate the five year anniversary of the podcast and web site, Ryan is joined by the whole podcasting team to discuss their favorite Criterion releases of 2014 so far.
With 2013 behind us, we present our wish lists for the various Criterion Collection discs that we’d like to see upgraded to Blu-ray.