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 Walking Dead: The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
$19.96
Mad Max: Fury Road (Blu-ray)
$24.99
Orange Is the New Black: Season Two (Blu-ray)
$19.99
The Knick: Season 1 (Blu-ray)
$29.99
The Imitation Game (Blu-ray)
$12.96
Entourage: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$94.99
Blomkamp³ Limited Edition Collection (Blu-ray)
$34.99
The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy (Blu-ray)
$44.96
Red vs. Blue: RVBX: Ten Years of Red vs. Blue (Blu-ray)
$63.99
X-Men and the Wolverine Collection (Blu-ray)
$24.99
X-Men: Days of Future Past (Blu-ray)
$22.99
American Beauty (Blu-ray)
$5.00
What's your next favorite movie?
Join our movie community to find out


Image from: Life of Pi (2012)


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 (41464)
 Adventure (31911)
 Animation (9599)
 Anime (5353)
 Biography (4427)
 Comedy (30827)
 Comic book (5996)
 Coming of age (2078)
 Crime (21382)
 Dark humor (4333)
 Documentary (5394)
 Drama (49974)
 Epic (5902)
 Erotic (1303)
 Family (13311)
 Fantasy (18288)
 Film-Noir (1342)
 Foreign (7146)
 Heist (1833)
 History (6424)
 Holiday (1319)
 Horror (15702)
 Imaginary (1006)
 Martial arts (3667)
 Melodrama (2684)
 Music (9581)
 Musical (4310)
 Mystery (12387)
 Nature (1904)
 Other (741)
 Period (7780)
 Psychological thriller (3545)
 Romance (17905)
 Sci-Fi (20621)
 Short (455)
 Sport (3138)
 Supernatural (4962)
 Surreal (1634)
 Teen (3632)
 Thriller (36125)
 War (6450)
 Western (2682)

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


Children of the Corn Blu-ray

United States
Starz / Anchor Bay | 1984 | 92 min | Rated R | Aug 25, 2009

Children of the Corn (Blu-ray)
Large:


Horror
Thriller

Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC (30.92 Mbps)
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.85:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
English: Dolby TrueHD 5.1 (48kHz, 24-bit)

Subtitles
English SDH, Spanish

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)

Playback
Region free

Price
List price: $19.97, Price history

Amazon: $14.95 (Save 25%)
Best Buy: $14.99 (Save 25%)  

New from: $11.95 (Save 40%)
Fulfilled by Amazon

Buy Children of the Corn on Blu-ray Movie

Price
Buy on:

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
6.5
155
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 3.9 of 53.9
Audio 3.6 of 53.6
Extras 3.5 of 53.5
Based on 9 user reviews

75%
popularity
1190
collections
23
fans




Children of the Corn

 (1984)

Children of the Corn Blu-ray offers solid video and decent audio in this fan-pleasing Blu-ray release

Young lovers on a cross-country trip stop in a small Nebraska community and make a shocking discovery. One day, three years prior to the couples' arrival, the town's children killed all of the grown-ups at the apparent behest of a demon simply dubbed "He Who Walks Behind the Rows." Based on a short story from horror scribe Stephen King's "Night Shift" collection, this film spawned a slew of bloody sequels.

For more about Children of the Corn and the Children of the Corn Blu-ray release, see Children of the Corn Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 3.0 out of 5.

Director: Fritz Kiersch
Writers: George Goldsmith, Stephen King
Starring: Peter Horton, Linda Hamilton, R.G. Armstrong, John Franklin, Courtney Gains, Robby Kiger

» See full cast & crew


Children of the Corn Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.5 of 5

Children of the Corn slices onto Blu-ray with a 1080p transfer framed inside a 1.85:1 window. For the most part, this is a fine looking catalogue title. The majority of the transfer takes on a clean, clear, sharp, nicely detailed, and naturally-colored appearance. Detail can impress throughout; the corn stalks reveal a wonderful texture, not to mention appearing as a natural and pleasant shade of green. Some of the run-down locales around Gatlin where weather-worn and rotted wood, chipping paint, and other unkempt places and objects also more often than not deliver an impressive visual presentation that brings the town to life. Still, the occasional scene takes on a hazy, undefined, noisy, drab, and soft appearance. For example, a scene featuring Sarah and Job playing Monopoly in chapter five looks rather good, but a cutaway shot to Malachai takes a noticeable downturn in quality. Children of the Corn also features grain throughout, though it does spike at times and the heavier field often accompanies the lesser-quality shots. The transfer also features print anomalies that creep up on occasion -- speckles, dirt, noise, and a few random lines hinder a few shots -- but generally, the transfer is free of major deficiencies. Blacks sometimes tend to drown out details but never appear too bright, and flesh tones remain consistent throughout. Though not a perfect transfer, this mid-1980's Horror movie looks rather good on Blu-ray.


Children of the Corn Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.0 of 5

Children of the Corn premieres on Blu-ray with a lossless Dolby TrueHD 5.1 soundtrack. Jonathan Elias' score plays nicely throughout, a front-heavy presentation but one that is clear and pleasing to the ear in every respect. Directional effects are present but not in abundance; a car driving from right to left is about the extent of speaker-to-speaker action in this one. In fact, most of the track never strays very far from the center channel, and the back speakers rarely deliver any content. Sound effects aren't bad, but play as somewhat disappointing. A blowing wind and the rustling of corn don't do much outside of delivering the basic sonic reproduction of such occurrences, while other sounds, like that of a barking dog, play almost as if they were canned and detached from the rest of the track. The film's finale, which features plenty of sonic activity, plays adequately in volume and delivers a bit of an atmosphere and, combined with some rear-channel activity, creates a fair sense of immersion. These final minutes, and a few other scattered moments throughout the movie, deliver a subtle rumble of bass, but nothing to compete with even the more mundane Horror or Action movie Blu-ray soundtracks. Nevertheless, this film is primarily dialogue- and music-driven, and each of those presentations is certainly adequate. The remainder of the track conveys the information required of it but without much in the way of the crystal-clear clarity or the uncanny realism that define the very best soundtracks.


Children of the Corn: Other Editions




1-disc
$4.96

Blu-ray bundles with Children of the Corn (3 bundles)





Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members



Deadly Blessing (1981)
Madman (1982)
The Wicker Man (2006)
Wrong Turn (2003)
Friday the 13th (1980)
The Hills Have Eyes (2006)
The Prowler (1981)
Dark Night of the Scarecrow (1981)

   



Children of the Corn Blu-ray, News and Updates



Lightning Deal: Children of the Corn/Hellraiser/Halloween Blu-ray... - October 25, 2010

Amazon has an interesting BD-related "lightning deal" going on now: for a very limited time, you can buy the Classic Horror Bundle (comprised of

Today on Blu-ray - August 25th - August 25, 2009

For the most part, August has been quiet in terms of must-have Blu-ray releases. In this last week of August, that trend continues, but looking over the horizon we see the release of several blockbuster titles, including next week's release of 'Braveheart' ...

Children of the Corn and M*A*S*H See Delays - April 24, 2009

Anchor Bay Home Entertainment has just send not that their upcoming Blu-ray release of 'Children of the Corn' has been delayed until August 25th. Originally scheduled for July 28th, it doesn't appear that any of the technical specs or special features have changed ...

» Show more related news posts for Children of the Corn Blu-ray


Children of the Corn Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Children of Men on BLU-RAY 50 Mar 07, 2011
Children of Men (Import): HELP 50 Jan 03, 2008



Children of the Corn Blu-ray


$19.97 $14.95


Buy Children of the Corn on Blu-ray Movie


 


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. American Sniper
2. American Sniper
3. Mad Max: Fury Road 3D
4. Mad Max: Fury Road
5. American Sniper
6. Predestination
7. Commando
8. The Raid 2
9. Ex Machina
10. Dressed to Kill
11. Hot Tub Time Machine 2
12. Mad Max
13. The Road Warrior
14. Mad Max
15. Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome

Trending in Theaters
1. Mad Max: Fury Road
2. Avengers: Age of Ultron
3. Ex Machina
4. Furious 7
5. Pitch Perfect 2
6. Maggie
7. It Follows
8. Chappie
9. Lost River
10. The Cobbler
11. Slow West
12. Hot Pursuit
13. Cobain: Montage of Heck
14. Home
15. Cinderella
16. The Divergent Series: Insurgent
17. Zombeavers
18. Focus
19. Tracers
20. '71
21. The D Train
22. Maps to the Stars
23. The Age of Adaline
24. While We're Young
25. Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter
26. Everly
27. Welcome to Me
28. I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story
29. Far from the Madding Crowd
30. Absolution
31. Run All Night
32. Cymbeline
33. The Water Diviner
34. Unfriended
35. The Salvation
36. 5 Flights Up

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  American Sniper
2.  Fifty Shades of Grey
3.  Avengers: Age of Ultron 3D
4.  Kingsman: The Secret Service
5.  Interstellar
6.  The Imitation Game
7.  Ex Machina
8.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
9.  American Beauty
10.  Star Wars: Episodes IV-VI
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Avengers: Age of Ultron 3D
2.  Kingsman: The Secret Service
3.  Ex Machina
4.  Pitch Perfect 2
5.  Insurgent
6.  Furious 7
7.  Cinderella
8.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
9.  Mad Max: Fury Road 3D
10.  Jupiter Ascending 3D
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Interstellar
$19.99, Save 50%
2.  The Imitation Game
$12.96, Save 63%
3.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
$19.99, Save 56%
4.  American Beauty
$5.00, Save 67%
5.  Captain America: The First Avenger
$19.96, Save 50%
6.  Firefly: The Complete Series
$14.99, Save 83%
7.  Captain America: The Winter Soldier
$17.99, Save 45%
8.  Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome
$5.99, Save 70%
9.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$39.96, Save 50%
10.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
$19.99, Save 50%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Walking Dead: The Complete Third Season

 United States


$79.99 $19.96





Mad Max: Fury Road

 United States


$44.95 $24.99





Orange Is the New Black: Season Two

 United States


$39.97 $19.99





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.
© 2002-2015 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices