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The movie really works on your brain in a way no other movie has (and probably will).
The film uses elements of Expressionism, which makes it seem oddly modern since many of our contemporary directors draw from that well when making movies.
Closing Thoughts: The Night of the Hunter is simply one of the best films ever made and deserves to be seen by everyone.
Night Of The Hunter is one of the classic movies I screen during my "iconic films" college courses.Published 7 days ago by Frankie G
Truly boring. My favorite stars Mitchum and Winters are wasted in this one. Both of them seem to dream-walk throughout. Criterion version for this? Why?Published 12 days ago by Leslie Chang
This is a classical crime horror movie about s series of crimes that actually happened in West Virginia in the 1930'sPublished 14 days ago by Stephanie Heck
The movie is excellent, but the case was badly damaged when I received it. It won't even close properly, but I don't mind too much. Read morePublished 23 days ago by Jake
One of my favorite movies of all time, in any genre! It is a work of art, a study in terror without "slice and dice," an impeccable production, and one of a kind, yet... Read morePublished 29 days ago by Sam Penny
I saw this movie back in the fifties as a kid and it scared the hell out of me. It probably scared the hell out of every kid that saw the movie. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Gary Gilfoy
My DVD was blank or whatever problem it had. returned it today very disappointed. DVD should be tested before being sent out. I love this movie very very disappointed.Published 1 month ago by Peaches3
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|Blu ray cropped?||
Mr. Bobber, the original aspect ratio of the negative was 1.37. A few release prints were blown-up and cropped in 1.66 (to create a quasi wide screen effect) but most projection systems of the 1950's could only handle standard 35mm (keep in mind that CinemaScope was an optical process). The DVD... Read More
Aug 16, 2011 by D Barrett | See all 3 posts
|Criterion Blu Ray coding||
Criterion isn't the only distributor to do this. Many discs in Europe dont play here either, as well as all over the world. Probably due to licensing issues. But as M Montoya suggests, you can email them for the whole story (if there even is one)
Jul 30, 2011 by Quexos | See all 4 posts