COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED

Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
The Other Woman (Blu-ray)
$12.99
Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One - Avengers Assembled (Blu-ray)
$119.99
The Allman Brothers Band: The 1971 Fillmore East Recordings (Blu-ray)
$68.86
The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Babette's Feast (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Fargo: Season One (Blu-ray)
$39.99
Sons of Anarchy: Season Six (Blu-ray)
$29.99
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (Blu-ray)
$19.96
Armored Attack! (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Ace in the Hole (Blu-ray)
$19.99
The Fault in Our Stars (Blu-ray)
$24.99
Love Streams (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Okami-San & Her Seven Companions: Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$26.78
Moms' Night Out (Blu-ray)
$16.99
True Romance (Blu-ray)
$4.75
HD Aviation: 100 Years of Flight (Blu-ray)
$11.68
Only Lovers Left Alive (Blu-ray)
$23.59
The Musketeers: The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
$22.99


Deals


 Best deals
 New deals
 Lowest prices
 New price drops
 New lowest prices
 Big price drops


Reviews


 New reviews
 Browse reviews
 Search reviews

Releases


 Release calendar
 Now available
 New releases
 Coming soon
 Recently listed
 New pre-orders
 New covers

Top lists


 Top movies
 Top collected
 Top Blu-ray
 Top sellers
 Top pre-orders

Database


 Search movies
 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray box sets
 TV on Blu-ray
 3D movies

Community


 Latest reviews
 Top reviewers
 Top contributors

By genre


 Action (34830)
 Adventure (26680)
 Animation (8200)
 Anime (4389)
 Biography (3662)
 Comedy (26257)
 Comic book (4848)
 Coming of age (1706)
 Crime (18341)
 Dark humor (3592)
 Documentary (4785)
 Drama (42041)
 Epic (4978)
 Erotic (1033)
 Family (11396)
 Fantasy (15231)
 Film-Noir (1130)
 Foreign (5934)
 Heist (1588)
 History (5510)
 Holiday (1167)
 Horror (13137)
 Imaginary (850)
 Martial arts (3158)
 Melodrama (2248)
 Music (8147)
 Musical (3649)
 Mystery (10690)
 Nature (1782)
 Other (688)
 Period (6510)
 Psychological thriller (3025)
 Romance (15351)
 Sci-Fi (17098)
 Short (367)
 Sport (2685)
 Supernatural (4022)
 Surreal (1303)
 Teen (3090)
 Thriller (30983)
 War (5470)
 Western (2289)

By studio


 20th Century Fox
 Criterion
 Disney / Buena Vista
 DreamWorks
 Lionsgate Films
 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
 New Line Cinema
 Paramount Pictures
 Sony Pictures
 Studio Canal
 Universal Studios
 Warner Bros.

 Show all studios


About


 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray studios


Black Narcissus Blu-ray

United Kingdom
ITV DVD | 1947 | 103 min | Rated BBFC: PG | Jun 23, 2008

Black Narcissus (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: VC-1
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.37:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1

Audio
English: Dolby Digital Mono

Subtitles
English SDH

Discs
25GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)

Playback
Region free

Price
List price: £19.99, Price history
New from: £999.00
Available from Amazon sellers, FREE shipping in the UK

Buy Black Narcissus on Blu-ray

Price
Buy on:

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
8.2
139
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.1 of 54.1
Audio 3.9 of 53.9
Extras 2.6 of 52.6
Based on 8 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Drama100%
59%
popularity
174
collections
47
fans




Black Narcissus

 (1947)

Black Narcissus Blu-ray offers solid video and audio in this overall recommended Blu-ray release

A group of Anglo-Catholic nuns on an isolated missionary assignment in the Himalayas face an assortment of worldly challenges, including sexual temptations, extreme weather, and other intriguing ups and downs. Adapted from the novel by Rumer Godden.

For more about Black Narcissus and the Black Narcissus Blu-ray release, see Black Narcissus Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 3.5 out of 5.

Starring: Deborah Kerr, Sabu, David Farrar, Kathleen Byron, Esmond Knight, Flora Robson
Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger

» See full cast & crew


Black Narcissus Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.5 of 5

Presented in its original aspect ratio of 1.37:1, encoded with VC-1 and granted a 1080p transfer, Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger's Black Narcissus arrives on Blu-ray courtesy of British distributors ITV.

This is a strong high-definition transfer. Generally speaking, fine object detail is pleasing, clarity good and contrast levels mostly stable. The color-scheme does not disappoint either; there are minor color pulsations that pop up here and there, but most, if not all, appear to be inherited. Damage - large scratches, cuts and stains - is not a serious issue of concern. All in all, this is a competent presentation of an important classic film. (Note: This is a Region-Free Blu-ray disc. Therefore, you will be able to access its content regardless of your geographical location. For the record, there is no problematic PAL or 1080/50i content preceding the disc's main menu).


Black Narcissus Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.5 of 5

There is only one audio track on this Blu-ray disc: English Dolby Digital Mono. For the record, ITV have provided optional English subtitles for the main feature.

The English Dolby Digital Mono track is pleasing, though far from impressive. Generally speaking, the dialog is clean, stable and easy to follow. Mild background hiss is present throughout the film, but it is not disturbing. For the record, while viewing the film I did not detect any disturbing pops, cracks, or dropouts to report in this review.


Black Narcissus: Other Editions



1-disc
£10.97


Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members





   



Black Narcissus Blu-ray, News and Updates



No related news posts for Black Narcissus Blu-ray yet.


Black Narcissus Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Black Narcissus (looks impressive) (

Official Thread

)
39 Aug 05, 2014




 


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals



* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.



Top Blu-ray Deals

 


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »


 Top movies


Latest Deals United States



The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »


Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
2. The Amazing Spider-Man 2
3. The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
4. The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
5. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
6. The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
7. The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
8. Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D
9. Toy Story of Terror!
10. Sons of Anarchy: Season Six
11. Y Tu Mamá También
12. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
13. The Legend of Hell House
14. Tarzan
15. Hercules

Trending in Theaters
1. Guardians of the Galaxy
2. The Expendables 3
3. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
4. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
5. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
6. Transformers: Age of Extinction
7. Lucy
8. Edge of Tomorrow
9. The Giver
10. Let's Be Cops
11. Snowpiercer
12. Boyhood
13. How to Train Your Dragon 2
14. Into the Storm
15. The Fault in Our Stars
16. 22 Jump Street
17. The Hundred-Foot Journey
18. Magic in the Moonlight
19. Hercules
20. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
2.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
3.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
4.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
5.  Godzilla 3D
6.  The Fault in Our Stars
7.  The LEGO Movie
8.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
9.  Sons of Anarchy: Season Six
10.  Divergent
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
2.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
3.  Godzilla 3D
4.  The Fault in Our Stars
5.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
6.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
7.  Breaking Bad: The Complete Series
8.  Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods
9.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
10.  Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
$29.99, Save 63%
2.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
$24.96, Save 46%
3.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
$19.96, Save 45%
4.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
$19.99, Save 50%
5.  The Fault in Our Stars
$24.99, Save 50%
6.  The LEGO Movie
$17.96, Save 50%
7.  Sons of Anarchy: Season Six
$29.99, Save 57%
8.  Divergent
$19.96, Save 50%
9.  True Romance
$4.75, Save 76%
10.  Frozen
$24.79, Save 45%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Other Woman

 United States


$39.99 $12.99





Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One - Avengers Assembled

 United States


$219.00 $119.99





The Allman Brothers Band: The 1971 Fillmore East Recordings

 United States


$99.98 $68.86





Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »



This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2014 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices