Episode 86 – Akira Kurosawa’s The Bad Sleep Well

This is the podcast dedicated to the Criterion Collection.  Ryan Gallagher,  James McCormick, and Travis George are joined by West Anthony to  discuss Criterion News & Rumors and Criterion New Releases, they also analyze, discuss & highlight Criterion # 319 Akira Kurosawa’s 1960 film, The Bad Sleep Well.

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Our next episode they will highlight and discuss Criterion # 404 Byron Haskin’s  1964 film, Robinson Crusoe On Mars.

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Show Notes:

News Discussed

Gunnar Fischer Passes Away

Krzysztof Kieślowski Three Colors Trilogy

Hulu / Criterion additions

Expiring Criterion titles on Netflix

Barnes And Noble / Criterion sale

Steven Soderberg / Contagion

September 2011 Criterion Collection Titles

New Releases

Kiss Me Deadly

Matarazzo Eclipse Set


Ryan Gallagher

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