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
Breaking Bad: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$102.49
Restored Jazz Big Band Classics (Blu-ray)
$141.30
House of Cards: The Complete Second Season (Blu-ray)
$23.49
Batman: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$183.99
The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
$44.96
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D (Blu-ray)
$24.96
The Showdown (Blu-ray)
$37.95
Masters of Sex: Season One (Blu-ray)
$29.49
Veep: The Complete Second Season (Blu-ray)
$20.99
Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries: Series 2 (Blu-ray)
$30.99
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 3D (Blu-ray)
$17.99
Visitors (Blu-ray)
$17.49
Seattle Seahawks: Road to XLVIII (Blu-ray)
$27.49
Cannibal Holocaust (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Ernest & Celestine (Blu-ray)
$17.99
Shiki: Complete Series S.A.V.E. (Blu-ray)
$22.98
Earth & Space (Blu-ray)
$22.20
The Fault in Our Stars (Blu-ray)
$22.99
Stalingrad 3D (Blu-ray)
$15.49


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 (34179)
 Adventure (26207)
 Animation (8042)
 Anime (4254)
 Biography (3600)
 Comedy (25783)
 Comic book (4672)
 Coming of age (1663)
 Crime (18070)
 Dark humor (3498)
 Documentary (4746)
 Drama (41321)
 Epic (4933)
 Erotic (1000)
 Family (11215)
 Fantasy (14862)
 Film-Noir (1103)
 Foreign (5638)
 Heist (1553)
 History (5430)
 Holiday (1144)
 Horror (12822)
 Imaginary (840)
 Martial arts (3079)
 Melodrama (2223)
 Music (7998)
 Musical (3585)
 Mystery (10491)
 Nature (1770)
 Other (687)
 Period (6395)
 Psychological thriller (2954)
 Romance (15058)
 Sci-Fi (16773)
 Short (353)
 Sport (2658)
 Supernatural (3938)
 Surreal (1287)
 Teen (3015)
 Thriller (30507)
 War (5372)
 Western (2246)

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


La Cérémonie Blu-ray

United Kingdom
Artificial Eye | 1995 | 112 min | Rated BBFC: 15 | Jul 23, 2012

La Cérémonie (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.67:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.66:1

Audio
French: LPCM 2.0

Subtitles
English

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

Playback
Region B (locked)

Price
List price: £19.99, Price history
Amazon: £8.18 (Save 59%)
New from: £6.49 (Save 68%)
Usually dispatched within 24 hours, FREE shipping in the UK

Buy La Cérémonie on Blu-ray

Buy from Zavvi



Buy La Cérémonie on Blu-ray

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.6
7
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.0 of 54.0
Audio 4.5 of 54.5
Extras 1.0 of 51.0
Be the first to review it!

Movie appeal

 
Foreign100%
Drama97%
Thriller-
Crime-
27%
popularity
69
collections
0
fans




La Cérémonie

 (1995)

La Cérémonie Blu-ray delivers great video and superb audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

The upper-class owner of a gallery, Catherine Lelievre, hires the efficient and quiet maid Sophie to work in the family manor in the French countryside...

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

Starring: Isabelle Huppert, Sandrine Bonnaire, Jacqueline Bisset, Virginie Ledoyen, Dominique Frot, Julien Rochefort
Director: Claude Chabrol

» See full cast & crew


La Cérémonie Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.0 of 5

Presented in an aspect ratio of 1.67:1, encoded with MPEG-4 AVC and granted a 1080p transfer, Claude Chabrol's La Ceremonie arrives on Blu-ray courtesy of British distributors Artificial Eye.

I have a R1 DVD release of this excellent film which was produced quite some time ago by the now defunct Home Vision Entertainment (HVE). The DVD release uses a transfer which I believe was sourced from MK2 in France. This new Blu-ray release also appears to have a high-definition transfer sourced from the French distributors.
Generally speaking, detail is very good, with selected close-ups conveying very pleasing depth (see screencapture #10). The outdoor sequences also boast excellent clarity (see screencapture #10). More importantly, however, there are no traces of problematic degraining or sharpening corrections. On the DVD release there is plenty of edge-enhancement that nowadays makes the film virtually unwatchable. Color reproduction is a lot more convincing as well. On the DVD release the preferred by Chabrol soft and warm colors look incredibly anemic and quite often can also be seen collapsing (the sequence where Sophie is seen eating alone in the kitchen has the whites affected by a heavy dose of edge-enhancement, which makes them collapse). Light grain has been retained throughout the entire film. Lastly, there are no serious compression issues. The high-definition transfer is also free of large cuts, debris, and damage marks. All in all, this is a competent and much needed upgrade that should make fans of the late French director and his work very happy. (Note: This is a Region-B "locked" Blu-ray disc. Therefore, you must have a native Region-B or Region-Free PS3 or SA in order to access its content).


La Cérémonie Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.5 of 5

There is only one audio track on this Blu-ray disc: French LPCM 2.0. For the record, Artificial Eye have provided optional English subtitles for the main feature.

The lossless track has a fairly limited dynamic amplitude, but the dialog is always crisp, clean, and stable. There are a couple of scenes where the classical music has a prominent role (the family viewing in the final third of the film), but otherwise dynamic movement is limited. For the record, there are no distortions or audio dropouts. The English translation is excellent.



Similar titles you might also like (still not reliable for this title)

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



La Cérémonie Blu-ray, News and Updates



No related news posts for La Cérémonie Blu-ray yet.




La Cérémonie Blu-ray


£19.99 £8.18


Buy La Cérémonie on 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. Noah
2. Noah
3. Twin Peaks: The Entire Mystery
4. Noah
5. Source Code
6. Duck, You Sucker
7. The Other Woman
8. The Legend of Billie Jean
9. Curtains
10. The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
11. Jaws
12. Gangs of New York
13. Under the Skin
14. The Great Race
15. The Big Chill

Trending in Theaters
1. Guardians of the Galaxy
2. Lucy
3. Noah
4. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
5. Hercules
6. The LEGO Movie
7. Transformers: Age of Extinction
8. 300: Rise of an Empire
9. Maleficent
10. Captain America: The Winter Soldier
11. The Amazing Spider-Man 2
12. X-Men: Days of Future Past
13. RoboCop
14. Rio 2
15. The Other Woman

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Divergent
2.  The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
3.  Noah
4.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
5.  The LEGO Movie
6.  Lucy
7.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
8.  Batman: The Complete Series
9.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
10.  Hercules 3D
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Divergent
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
3.  Lucy
4.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
5.  Batman: The Complete Series
6.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
7.  Hercules 3D
8.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
9.  Godzilla 3D
10.  Hercules
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Divergent
$19.96, Save 50%
2.  Noah
$17.99, Save 55%
3.  The LEGO Movie
$17.96, Save 50%
4.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
$24.96, Save 46%
5.  Hercules 3D
$24.99, Save 55%
6.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
$19.99, Save 50%
7.  Frozen
$24.96, Save 45%
8.  Source Code
$4.99, Save 67%
9.  Hercules
$19.99, Save 50%
10.  Rio 2 3D
$22.99, Save 54%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Breaking Bad: The Complete Series

 United States


$230.99 $102.49





Restored Jazz Big Band Classics

 United States


$219.99 $141.30





House of Cards: The Complete Second Season

 United States


$65.99 $23.49





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