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
Orange Is the New Black: Season Two (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Captain America: The First Avenger (Blu-ray)
$15.00
Entourage: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$94.99
The Imitation Game (Blu-ray)
$12.96
The Knick: Season 1 (Blu-ray)
$29.99
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
American Beauty (Blu-ray)
$5.00
X-Men: Days of Future Past (Blu-ray)
$22.99
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (Blu-ray)
$19.99
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


Santa Sangre Blu-ray

United Kingdom
Mr. Bongo Films | 1989 | 123 min | Rated BBFC: 18 | Nov 12, 2012

Santa Sangre (Blu-ray)
Large:


Horror
Drama
Mystery

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

Audio
English: DTS 2.0

Subtitles
None

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

Playback
Region free

Price
List price: £22.99, Price history

Amazon: £19.73 (Save 14%)
New from: £10.67 (Save 54%)
Usually dispatched within 24 hours, FREE shipping in the UK

Buy Santa Sangre on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.5
48
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.0 of 54.0
Audio 3.5 of 53.5
Extras 4.0 of 54.0
Be the first to review it!

30%
popularity
82
collections
22
fans




Santa Sangre

 (1989)

Santa Sangre Blu-ray delivers great video and solid audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

A young man is confined in a mental hospital. Through a flashback we see that he was traumatized as a child, when he and his family were circus performers: he saw his father cut off the arms of his mother, a religious fanatic and leader of the heretical church of Santa Sangre ("Holy Blood"), and then commit suicide. Back in the present, he escapes and rejoins his surviving and armless mother. Against his will, he "becomes her arms" and the two undertake a grisly campaign of murder and revenge.

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

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky
Writers: Claudio Argento, Alejandro Jodorowsky, Roberto Leoni
Starring: Axel Jodorowsky, Blanca Guerra, Sabrina Dennison, Adan Jodorowsky, Guy Stockwell, Faviola Tapia

» See full cast & crew


Santa Sangre Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.0 of 5

Presented in its original aspect ratio of 1.85:1, encoded with MPEG-4 AVC and granted a 1080p transfer, Alejandro Jodorowsky's Santa Sangre arrives on Blu-ray courtesy of British distributors Mr. Bongo Films.

The high-definition transfer appears to have been sourced from the new master French distributors Wild Side Films prepared for Santa Sangre. It looks very similar to the one Severin Films used for their release of the film in the U.S., but there are obvious differences. On the U.S. release brightness levels appear to have been elevated quite a lot, at times making the film look pale. Here the brightness levels are better balanced, and the variety of blacks, blues, grays, and reds looking a lot healthier and better saturated. There are no traces of excessive sharpening. Grain is visible, but some of it is also mixed with light noise. Occasionally, some light compression artifacts also pop up, especially where natural light is in abundance. There are no serious stability issues. Large debris, damage marks, stains, and big scratches are nowhere to be seen. All in all, though slightly uneven, this is a very good presentation of Alejandro Jodorowsky's cult film. I also prefer the overall look of this release over the U.S. release mentioned above. (Note: This is a Region-Free Blu-ray disc. Therefore, you will be able to play it on your PS3 or SA regardless of your geographical location. For the record, there is no problematic PAL or 1080/50i content preceding the disc's main menu).


Santa Sangre Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.5 of 5

There is only one audio track on this Blu-ray disc: English DTS 2.0. For the record, Mr. Bongo Films have not provided optional English subtitles for the main feature.

It would have been nice to have the DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 track from the U.S. release on this release, but I ran some direct comparisons and the gap in quality between the two is actually fairly small. Depth is slightly better on the lossless track, but dynamic intensity is virtually the same. I also cannot say that fluidity suffers. The dialog is equally stable and easy to follow.



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

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



Santa Sangre Blu-ray, News and Updates



No related news posts for Santa Sangre Blu-ray yet.


Santa Sangre Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Santa Claus The Movie Blu-ray 21 Dec 07, 2010
Bad Santa (2008) - Uncut? 9 Aug 11, 2013



Santa Sangre Blu-ray


£22.99 £19.73


Buy Santa Sangre 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.  Interstellar
5.  Kingsman: The Secret Service
6.  The Imitation Game
7.  American Beauty
8.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
9.  Star Wars: Episodes IV-VI
10.  Captain America: The First Avenger
  » See more top sellers


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


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Interstellar
$19.99, Save 50%
2.  The Imitation Game
$12.96, Save 63%
3.  American Beauty
$5.00, Save 67%
4.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
$19.99, Save 56%
5.  Captain America: The First Avenger
$15.00, Save 62%
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.  Thor: The Dark World
$17.99, Save 45%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Orange Is the New Black: Season Two

 United States


$39.97 $19.99





Captain America: The First Avenger

 United States


$39.99 $15.00





Entourage: The Complete Series

 United States


$299.99 $94.99





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