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 Judge (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Let's Be Cops (Blu-ray)
$5.99
The Equalizer (Blu-ray)
$14.99
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Interstellar (Blu-ray)
$22.99
John Wick (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Cowboy Bebop: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$34.49
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (Blu-ray)
$4.99
Monsters, Inc. (Blu-ray)
$13.99
Hellsing Ultimate: Collection Volumes 9-10 (Blu-ray)
$25.89
Birdman (Blu-ray)
$24.99
Archer: The Complete Season Five (Blu-ray)
$19.99
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 (38826)
 Adventure (29719)
 Animation (8972)
 Anime (4939)
 Biography (4076)
 Comedy (28875)
 Comic book (5535)
 Coming of age (1943)
 Crime (20175)
 Dark humor (4059)
 Documentary (5193)
 Drama (46628)
 Epic (5574)
 Erotic (1185)
 Family (12532)
 Fantasy (17120)
 Film-Noir (1266)
 Foreign (6695)
 Heist (1757)
 History (6058)
 Holiday (1296)
 Horror (14760)
 Imaginary (957)
 Martial arts (3494)
 Melodrama (2470)
 Music (9031)
 Musical (4012)
 Mystery (11727)
 Nature (1865)
 Other (714)
 Period (7380)
 Psychological thriller (3335)
 Romance (16876)
 Sci-Fi (19148)
 Short (430)
 Sport (2984)
 Supernatural (4649)
 Surreal (1547)
 Teen (3407)
 Thriller (34074)
 War (6017)
 Western (2492)

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


Il Bidone Blu-ray

United Kingdom
15
2
0
Masters of Cinema / Blu-ray Eureka Entertainment | 1955 | 113 min | Rated BBFC: 12 | Dec 30, 2013

Il Bidone (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.37:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1

Audio
Italian: LPCM Mono

Subtitles
English

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

Playback
Region B (locked)

Price
List price: £19.99, Price history

Amazon: £14.44 (Save 28%)
New from: £10.80 (Save 46%)
Usually dispatched within 24 hours, FREE shipping in the UK

Buy Il Bidone on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.5
9
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.5 of 54.5
Audio 4.5 of 54.5
Extras 2.5 of 52.5
Be the first to review it!

Movie appeal

 
Drama100%
Foreign83%
Crime-
Comedy-
49%
popularity
136
collections
2
fans




Il Bidone

 (1955)

Il Bidone Blu-ray delivers stunning video and audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

A trio of swindlers roam the countryside with schemes to bilk poor people out of their money, their most famous of which is disguising themselves as priests.

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

Starring: Broderick Crawford, Giulietta Masina, Richard Basehart
Director: Federico Fellini

» See full cast & crew


Il Bidone Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.5 of 5

Presented in its original aspect ratio of 1.37:1, encoded with MPEG-4 AVC and granted a 1080p transfer, Federico Fellini's Il Bidone arrives on Blu-ray courtesy of British distributors Eureka Entertainment.

The high-definition transfer is beautiful. Close-ups boast outstanding depth, especially when there is an abundance of natural light (see screencapture #2), while the nighttime/darker footage impresses with excellent clarity (see screencapture #3). Contrast levels are stable throughout the entire film. There are no traces of problematic degraining corrections. The film also looks sharp, not sharpened, and vibrant. The whites and grays are stable and beautifully balanced, while the blacks are solid and natural. A couple of extremely light scratches are visible, but there are absolutely no large debris, cuts, damage marks, or stains. Obviously, imperfections have been carefully removed. Lastly, there are a few inherited shaky frame transitions (clearly source related), but there are no serious stability issues to report in this review. All in all, this is a lovely presentation of Fellini's classic film that is guaranteed to please its fans. (Note: This is a Region-B "locked" Blu-ray release. Therefore, you must have a native Region-B or Region-Free PS3 or SA in order to access its content).


Il Bidone Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.5 of 5

There is only one standard audio track on this Blu-ray release: Italian LPCM 1.0. For the record, Eureka Entertainment have provided optional English subtitles for the main feature.

The lossless track is solid. The soundtrack by the great Nino Rota benefits the most from the lossless treatment as the music is indeed very well rounded yet quite vibrant. Also, there are no distortions during the woodwind and brass solos. The dialog is clean, stable, and easy to follow. The English translation is excellent.



Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

The Insect Woman
Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



Il Bidone Blu-ray, News and Updates



Federico Fellini's Il Bidone Officially Announced - November 28, 2013

British distributors Eureka Entertainment have officially announced that they will release on Blu-ray Federico Fellini's Il Bidone a.k.a The Swindle (1955), starring Broderick Crawford, Richard Basehart, Giulietta Masina, and Franco Fabrizi. The release will be ...




Il Bidone Blu-ray


£19.99 £14.44


Buy Il Bidone 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. Fury
2. Fury
3. Gone Girl
4. The Grand Budapest Hotel
5. Justice League: Throne of Atlantis
6. The Equalizer
7. Fury
8. Lucy
9. Interstellar
10. Justice League: Throne of Atlantis
11. Lucy
12. John Wick
13. Ghostbusters 1 & 2
14. The Book of Life 3D
15. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Trending in Theaters
1. American Sniper
2. Interstellar
3. The Interview
4. The Imitation Game
5. Big Hero 6
6. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
7. Taken 3
8. Blackhat
9. Into the Woods
10. Selma
11. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
12. Foxcatcher
13. Inherent Vice
14. Paddington
15. The Theory of Everything
16. The Babadook
17. The Wedding Ringer
18. Penguins of Madagascar
19. The Boy Next Door
20. Unbroken
21. Mortdecai
22. A Most Violent Year
23. Two Days, One Night
24. Exodus: Gods and Kings
25. The Gambler
26. Predestination
27. Horrible Bosses 2
28. Wild
29. Dumb and Dumber To
30. The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death
31. Wolves
32. Jessabelle
33. Still Alice
34. Vice
35. Strange Magic
36. Leviathan
37. Top Five
38. Rosewater
39. Son of a Gun
40. Mommy
41. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
42. Black Sea
43. Song of the Sea
44. Fugly!

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Fury
3.  Interstellar
4.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
5.  John Wick
6.  Firefly: The Complete Series
7.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
8.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
9.  The Book of Life
10.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Interstellar
3.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
4.  John Wick
5.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
6.  American Sniper
7.  Dracula Untold
8.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
9.  101 Dalmatians
10.  The Interview
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Big Hero 6
$18.90, Save 53%
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$39.96, Save 50%
3.  John Wick
$19.99, Save 50%
4.  Firefly: The Complete Series
$14.99, Save 83%
5.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
$27.99, Save 49%
6.  The Book of Life
$19.99, Save 50%
7.  The Equalizer
$14.99, Save 57%
8.  The Grand Budapest Hotel
$11.99, Save 70%
9.  The Judge
$14.99, Save 58%
10.  Let's Be Cops
$5.99, Save 85%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Judge

 United States


$35.99 $14.99





Let's Be Cops

 United States


$39.99 $5.99





The Equalizer

 United States


$34.99 $14.99





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