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
Minority Report (Blu-ray)
$7.88
Mad Men: The Final Season, Part 1 (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music (Blu-ray)
$17.99
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (Blu-ray)
$10.39
Attack on Titan Part 2 (Blu-ray)
$24.98
Masterpiece: Downton Abbey Seasons 1 - 4 (Blu-ray)
$44.99
Game of Thrones - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
$34.99
Chucky: The Complete Collection (Blu-ray)
$31.99
The Simpsons: The Seventeenth Season (Blu-ray)
$29.96
The Dick Van Dyke Show: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$57.99
Dragon Ball Z: Season 7 (Blu-ray)
$17.99
Oblivion (Blu-ray)
$9.99
The Tim Burton Collection (Blu-ray)
$26.49
Ghostbusters 1 & 2 (Blu-ray)
$15.94
Dragon Ball Z: Season 6 (Blu-ray)
$17.99
Neighbors (Blu-ray)
$16.99
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


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 (36200)
 Adventure (27767)
 Animation (8401)
 Anime (4574)
 Biography (3790)
 Comedy (27066)
 Comic book (5087)
 Coming of age (1768)
 Crime (18910)
 Dark humor (3783)
 Documentary (4949)
 Drama (43493)
 Epic (5204)
 Erotic (1097)
 Family (11777)
 Fantasy (15877)
 Film-Noir (1164)
 Foreign (6218)
 Heist (1630)
 History (5700)
 Holiday (1210)
 Horror (13642)
 Imaginary (903)
 Martial arts (3282)
 Melodrama (2328)
 Music (8508)
 Musical (3797)
 Mystery (11041)
 Nature (1802)
 Other (698)
 Period (6814)
 Psychological thriller (3131)
 Romance (15843)
 Sci-Fi (17844)
 Short (393)
 Sport (2764)
 Supernatural (4299)
 Surreal (1452)
 Teen (3156)
 Thriller (31984)
 War (5708)
 Western (2355)

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


Cinema Paradiso Blu-ray

United States
463
14
6
Nuovo cinema Paradiso Lionsgate Films | 1988 | 124 min | Rated PG | Oct 04, 2011

Cinema Paradiso (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.64:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
Italian: DTS-HD Master Audio Mono

Subtitles
English, English SDH, Spanish

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

Playback
Region A (locked)

Price
List price: $9.99, Price history

Best Buy: $8.99 (Save 10%)  

New from: $44.85
Available from Amazon sellers

Buy Cinema Paradiso on Blu-ray Movie

Price
Buy on:

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
8.3
151
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 3.5 of 53.5
Audio 3.5 of 53.5
Extras 0.5 of 50.5
Based on 1 user review

Movie appeal

 
Drama100%
Foreign44%
Period24%
Melodrama17%
Coming of age11%
Comedy-
65%
popularity
788
collections
51
fans




Cinema Paradiso

 (1988)

Cinema Paradiso Blu-ray offers solid video and audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village's theater and formed a deep friendship with the theater's projectionist.

For more about Cinema Paradiso and the Cinema Paradiso Blu-ray release, see Cinema Paradiso Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.0 out of 5.

Starring: Philippe Noiret, Jacques Perrin, Salvatore Cascio
Director: Giuseppe Tornatore

» See full cast & crew


Cinema Paradiso Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.5 of 5

Cinema Paradiso flickers onto Blu-ray with an AVC encoded 1080p transfer in 1.64:1. Anyone who saw this film theatrically or in its previous home video releases will know that it features a rather soft, often diffuse, image, and that continues with this latest high definition release. The opening sequence, which is further hampered by the opticals of the credits, looks distressingly soft, but things improve dramatically after we get past the brief prologue featuring Salvatore's mother and then the adult Salvatore and his girlfriend. Once the film gets into the bulk of its flashback segments, colors are nicely saturated and the image, while not mind blowingly sharp, is certainly a major step up from the old DVD releases. Fine detail is best in close-ups, as is to be expected, but some of the establishing shots of the town and its inhabitants pop rather nicely, all things considered. Grain structure is also well intact, and in fact some viewers may be bothered by some of the overly grainy sequences, especially in the more dimly lit scenes. The film does suffer from some noticeable edge enhancement and fairly consistent crush in the dark interior scenes.


Cinema Paradiso Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.5 of 5

Cinema Paradiso never had a very aggressive sound design, and that lack of a "wow" factor carries through to the lossless DTS-HD Master Audio mono mix (in the original Italian, with optional subtitles) offered on this Blu-ray. There's nothing horrible about this mix in any way, shape or form, other than its obvious narrowness. Dialogue is crisp and clear and Ennio Morricone's achingly evocative score sounds fantastic. The film is rather small scale, from a sound design standpoint, and while a 5.1 repurposing may have added some space and depth to the crowd scenes inside the theater, or a couple of sequences in the town square, otherwise there probably wouldn't have been much to gain from such a surround revision. Fidelity is very strong, with excellent dynamic range, and the soundtrack has no damage to report.


Cinema Paradiso: Other Editions



1-disc



Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



Cinema Paradiso Blu-ray, News and Updates



Cinema Paradiso Blu-ray - July 13, 2011

Honored with the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film (1989), Giuseppe Tornatore's Nuovo Cinema Paradiso a.k.a Cinema Paradiso is praised as "a shining valentine to the movies" (Los Angeles Times). On October 4th, Lionsgate Films will release the film on Blu-ray ...


Cinema Paradiso Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Cinema Paradiso Blu-ray (Lionsgate 10/14/11... (

Official Thread

)
57 Jan 16, 2012
Gay Cinema on Blu ray 677 Oct 11, 2014
Foreign Cinema in BLU 188 Jun 04, 2009
New Line Cinema - 90's 94 Jan 05, 2008
Cinema Vs Home Blu-ray 90 Jan 04, 2008
New Line Cinema - 00's 66 Jan 05, 2008

» Show more forum discussions for Cinema Paradiso Blu-ray




 


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. X-Men: Days of Future Past
2. X-Men: Days of Future Past 3D
3. X-Men: Days of Future Past 3D
4. The Blob
5. X-Men: Days of Future Past
6. Edge of Tomorrow
7. Edge of Tomorrow 3D
8. Edge of Tomorrow
9. Transformers: Age of Extinction
10. Kingpin
11. Fargo: The Complete First Season
12. Ghostbusters 1 & 2
13. Snowpiercer
14. Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D
15. Godzilla

Trending in Theaters
1. Gone Girl
2. Dracula Untold
3. Fury
4. Annabelle
5. The Judge
6. Guardians of the Galaxy
7. The Equalizer
8. A Walk Among the Tombstones
9. The Maze Runner
10. The Expendables 3
11. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
12. Lucy
13. Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods
14. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  West Side Story
2.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
3.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
4.  Maleficent
5.  Sleeping Beauty
6.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
7.  Mr. Peabody & Sherman
8.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
9.  Snowpiercer
10.  Minority Report
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2.  Maleficent
3.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
4.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
5.  Planes: Fire & Rescue
6.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
7.  America: Imagine the World Without Her
8.  The Expendables 3
9.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
10.  Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Lost...
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  West Side Story
$25.39, Save 64%
2.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
$17.99, Save 55%
3.  Maleficent
$19.98, Save 46%
4.  Mr. Peabody & Sherman
$18.96, Save 49%
5.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
$17.99, Save 55%
6.  Snowpiercer
$14.94, Save 50%
7.  Minority Report
$7.88, Save 74%
8.  Oblivion
$9.99, Save 71%
9.  The Tim Burton Collection
$26.49, Save 56%
10.  Alien Anthology
$24.99, Save 69%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Minority Report

 United States


$29.99 $7.88





Mad Men: The Final Season, Part 1

 United States


$39.97 $19.99





Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music

 United States


$39.96 $17.99





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.
© 2002-2014 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices