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
American Horror Story: Asylum (Blu-ray)
$19.99
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Taken 3 (Blu-ray)
$22.99
The Rose (Blu-ray)
$22.99
Fantastic Mr. Fox (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole / Hugo (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Parts 1 & 2 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Sullivan’s Travels (Blu-ray)
$22.99
The Merchant of Four Seasons (Blu-ray)
$22.99
Clash of the Titans 3D / Wrath of the Titans 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Da Vinci's Demons: The Complete Second Season (Blu-ray)
$27.99
Bates Motel: Season Two (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 (39754)
 Adventure (30546)
 Animation (9172)
 Anime (5054)
 Biography (4213)
 Comedy (29513)
 Comic book (5681)
 Coming of age (1999)
 Crime (20570)
 Dark humor (4145)
 Documentary (5242)
 Drama (47844)
 Epic (5729)
 Erotic (1222)
 Family (12823)
 Fantasy (17538)
 Film-Noir (1296)
 Foreign (6824)
 Heist (1789)
 History (6212)
 Holiday (1307)
 Horror (15035)
 Imaginary (974)
 Martial arts (3561)
 Melodrama (2552)
 Music (9171)
 Musical (4106)
 Mystery (11953)
 Nature (1874)
 Other (716)
 Period (7538)
 Psychological thriller (3401)
 Romance (17235)
 Sci-Fi (19594)
 Short (434)
 Sport (3039)
 Supernatural (4746)
 Surreal (1580)
 Teen (3506)
 Thriller (34773)
 War (6192)
 Western (2568)

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


The Big Gundown Blu-ray

Germany
73
3
2
DigiBook / Der Gehetzte der Sierra Madre | La resa dei conti | Limited Collector's Edition / Blu-ray + DVD Explosive Media | 1966 | 110 min | Rated FSK-12 | Oct 12, 2012

The Big Gundown (Blu-ray)
Temporary cover art
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 2.35:1
Original aspect ratio: 2.35:1

Audio
English: Dolby Digital 2.0
Italian: Dolby Digital 2.0
German: Dolby Digital 2.0
German: Dolby Digital 2.0

Subtitles
German, English

Discs
25GB Blu-ray Disc
Three-disc set (1 BD, 2 DVDs)
DVD copy

Packaging
DigiBook

Playback
Region free

Price
List price: €26.18, Price history

Amazon: €21.99 (Save 16%)
New from: €17.86 (Save 32%)
Gewöhnlich versandfertig in 24 Stunden

Buy The Big Gundown on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.7
34
ratings.


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

Movie appeal

 
Western100%
93%
popularity
65
collections
8
fans




The Big Gundown

 (1966)

The Big Gundown Blu-ray offers solid video and great audio in this overall recommended Blu-ray release

Jonathan Corbett is a gunman so brave to have eliminated all the bandits of Texas. For this he is proposed for the candidacy to the Senate of the United States. In exchange he has only to support the construction of one railway line. Only after he accepts does he come to know that the Mexican Cuchillo has raped and killed a 12 year old girl. Corbett leaves on a long manhunt during which he gets to know his adversary better and discovers a variation on the crime for which the accused Cuchillo may not be as guilty as he first thought.

For more about The Big Gundown and the The Big Gundown Blu-ray release, see the The Big Gundown Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 3.5 out of 5.

Starring: Lee Van Cleef, Tomás Milián, Luisa Rivelli
Director: Sergio Sollima

» See full cast & crew


The Big Gundown Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.5 of 5

Presented in its original aspect ratio of 2.35:1, encoded with MPEG-4 AVC and granted a 1080p transfer, Sergio Sollima's The Big Gundown arrives on Blu-ray courtesy of Swiss label Explosive Media.

I assume that the available elements for the longer Italian cut of The Big Gundown are not very healthy because even after the digital remastering numerous minor clarity fluctuations remain. During larger panoramic shots image depth is also not overly impressive. Contrast levels are relatively stable, but occasionally some minor color pulsations are easy to spot. Most close-ups, however, look rather pleasing. There are no large damage marks and cuts, but some tiny flecks could be seen from time to time. All in all, there is undoubtedly plenty of room for sizable improvements, but it is difficult to tell exactly how much better the film could look without knowing what elements are available to work with. (I also plan to have a review of the the French release of The Big Gundown, courtesy of Wild Side Video, to see whether there are additional improvements on it). (Note: This is a Region-Free Blu-ray release. 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).


The Big Gundown Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.0 of 5

There are four standard audio tracks on this Blu-ray release: English Dolby Digital 2.0, Italian Dolby Digital 2.0., new German Dolby 2.0, and original German 2.0 tracks. For the record, Explosive Media have provided optional English and German subtitles for the main feature. When turned on, they split the image frame and the black bar below it.

The English audio track is newly reconstructed by Explosive Media. It allows the viewer to see the Italian cut of the film with all surviving audio elements in English (this is done through mixing and overlapping of the English and Italian tracks).

The quality of the lossy track is actually quite good. There is a surprisingly good range of nuanced dynamics and depth is very pleasing. The sequences where Ennio Morricone's soundtrack is prominent also sound very nice. The switches between the Italian and English audio bits are also very well done. Also, there is no heavy background or serious distortions to report in this review.


La resa dei conti: Other Editions




2-disc set
€10.49


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

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members





   



The Big Gundown Blu-ray, News and Updates



No related news posts for The Big Gundown Blu-ray yet.


The Big Gundown Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post



The Big Gundown Blu-ray


€26.18 €21.99


Buy The Big Gundown 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. Big Hero 6
2. Birdman
3. Whiplash
4. Foxcatcher
5. Big Hero 6
6. Big Hero 6
7. Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
8. Nightcrawler
9. Gone Girl
10. Tinker Bell and the Legend of the N...
11. John Wick
12. Fury
13. 101 Dalmatians
14. The Interview
15. Horrible Bosses 2

Trending in Theaters
1. Kingsman: The Secret Service
2. The Interview
3. American Sniper
4. Fifty Shades of Grey
5. Hot Tub Time Machine 2
6. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
7. Taken 3
8. Predestination
9. Inherent Vice
10. Selma
11. Jupiter Ascending
12. What We Do in the Shadows
13. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
14. Into the Woods
15. The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
16. The DUFF
17. Project Almanac
18. Exodus: Gods and Kings
19. Wild Tales
20. McFarland, USA
21. Killers
22. VANish
23. Black Sea
24. Mr. Turner
25. The Wedding Ringer
26. Unbroken
27. Blackhat
28. Song of the Sea
29. Top Five
30. Leviathan
31. Mortdecai
32. A Most Violent Year
33. Seventh Son
34. Big Eyes
35. Digging Up the Marrow
36. The Humbling
37. The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death
38. Cake
39. The Boy Next Door
40. Accidental Love
41. The Loft
42. The Voices
43. Paddington
44. The Gambler

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Tinker Bell and the Legend of the N...
3.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
4.  Interstellar
5.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
6.  Outlander: Season 1 Volume 1
7.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
8.  NFL Super Bowl Champions XLIX: New ...
9.  Birdman
10.  American Sniper
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
2.  Interstellar
3.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
4.  American Sniper
5.  Into the Woods
6.  The Imitation Game
7.  Night at the Museum: Secret of the ...
8.  Fifty Shades of Grey
9.  Jupiter Ascending 3D
10.  Taken 3
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Big Hero 6
$19.99, Save 50%
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$34.96, Save 56%
3.  Birdman
$19.96, Save 50%
4.  Night at the Museum: Secret of the ...
$19.99, Save 50%
5.  John Wick
$19.96, Save 50%
6.  Fury
$17.99, Save 49%
7.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
$29.96, Save 46%
8.  Exodus: Gods and Kings 3D
$24.96, Save 50%
9.  The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
$9.00, Save 55%
10.  The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
$19.99, Save 50%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


American Horror Story: Asylum

 United States


$49.99 $19.99





The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

 United States


$39.95 $19.99





Taken 3

 United States


$39.99 $22.99





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