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Crack in the World Blu-ray

United States
Olive Films | 1965 | 96 min | Not rated | Jul 05, 2011

Crack in the World (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.78:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
English: LPCM Mono

Subtitles
None

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

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Region A, B (C untested)

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Blu-ray rating
Video 3.5 of 53.5
Audio 3.5 of 53.5
Extras 0.0 of 50.0
Based on 1 user review

Movie appeal

 
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Sci-Fi40%

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Crack in the World

 (1965)

Crack in the World Blu-ray offers decent video and solid audio in this enjoyable Blu-ray release

Dr. Steven Sorenson plans to tap the geothermal energy of the Earth's interior by means of a thermonuclear device detonated deep within the Earth. Despite dire warnings by fellow scientist Ted Rampian, Dr Sorenson proceeds with the experiment after secretly learning that he is terminally ill. This experiment causes a crack to form and grow within the earth's crust, which threatens to split the earth in two if it is not stopped in time

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

Starring: Dana Andrews, Janette Scott, Kieron Moore
Director: Andrew Marton

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Crack in the World Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.0 of 5

Crack in the World was released on DVD by Olive Films about a year ago, and the same 35mm print seems to have provided the source element for this new AVC encoded 1080p transfer in 1.78:1. There are both pluses and minuses to this Blu-ray. The print is largely damage free, though occasional white specks, scratches and other relatively small signs of age crop up from time to time. More troubling are some registration and flicker issues, which are especially apparent in the first reel. There are also occasional frame to frame mismatches which give very occasional jerks in an otherwise fluid presentation. There's one rear projection sequence that presents some pretty bad blue flare, and the film also has several interstitial uses of stock footage (including somewhat unbelievably some black and white footage) which has degraded image quality when compared to the rest of the film. Some of the opticals are also understandably overly grainy and dirty looking. The overall transfer is still rather soft looking, much like the DVD, though it's inarguable this release is an uptick from that DVD, especially with regard to saturation, which is quite exemplary a lot of the time. There hasn't been any egregious DNR applied to this release, so there's still a very filmic texture to the proceedings.


Crack in the World Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.5 of 5

Despite cranking all of its bombast out in an uncompressed mono LPCM mix, Crack in the World sounds surprisingly spry for its age, and best of all, it still has a good deal of rumble in its low end, offering some nicely robust LFE at several key moments. There's no egregious damage to report on this track, and the mix, while extremely narrow, is well balanced between dialogue, ubiquitous sound effects, and Johnny Douglas' semi-swingin' score. Occasionally there's a bit of conflict between that score and some of the effects, but that's inherent in the original mixdown and not a function of this particular track. Overall, the LPCM mono track sounds great, especially considering its age, and few will have any complaints, other than the lack of surround activity.



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Crack in the World Blu-ray, News and Updates



Hannie Caulder From Olive Films in July - April 11, 2011

In an early announcement to retailers, Olive Films have revealed that they will release on Blu-ray Burt Kennedy's Hannie Caulder (1971), starring Raquel Welch, Christopher Lee, Robert Culp, and Ernest Borgnine. Street date is July 5th.

Olive Films Go Blu - April 6, 2011

Olive Films have announced that they will release Andrew Marton's Crack in the World (1965) on Blu-ray on July 5th. The distributor's catalog contains a number of classic films, many of which are licensed from Paramount Home Entertainment.


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