Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Now: Chimpanzee $13.99 (40% sold out)
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
Frozen Planet (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Fairy Tail: Part 8 (Blu-ray)
$26.99
Robots / Horton Hears a Who / Rio (Blu-ray)
$14.99
RoboCop (Blu-ray)
$5.00
Planet Earth | Life (Blu-ray)
$54.99
Somewhere in Time (Blu-ray)
$10.49
Planet Earth (Blu-ray)
$45.99
Far and Away (Blu-ray)
$10.49
Little Busters!: Collection 1 (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Seven (Blu-ray)
$4.99
High School of the Dead OVA: Drifters of the Dead (Blu-ray)
$4.99
Fairy Tail: Part 7 (Blu-ray)
$26.99
BTOOOM!: Complete Collection (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Kokoro Connect: TV Complete Collection (Blu-ray)
$29.99
Liar Liar (Blu-ray)
$9.96
The Bamboo Saucer (Blu-ray)
$18.95
Jurassic Park 1-3 (Blu-ray)
$54.99
History of the World: Part I (Blu-ray)
$6.16
RoboCop (Blu-ray)
$24.99


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 (31494)
 Adventure (24079)
 Animation (7309)
 Anime (3592)
 Biography (3273)
 Comedy (23816)
 Comic book (4186)
 Coming of age (1469)
 Crime (16803)
 Dark humor (3202)
 Documentary (4429)
 Drama (37971)
 Epic (4571)
 Erotic (867)
 Family (10500)
 Fantasy (13585)
 Film-Noir (1048)
 Foreign (5115)
 Heist (1486)
 History (4965)
 Holiday (1094)
 Horror (11670)
 Imaginary (801)
 Martial arts (2782)
 Melodrama (2043)
 Music (7570)
 Musical (3286)
 Mystery (9602)
 Nature (1694)
 Other (662)
 Period (5841)
 Psychological thriller (2707)
 Romance (13784)
 Sci-Fi (15117)
 Short (322)
 Sport (2469)
 Supernatural (3464)
 Surreal (1170)
 Teen (2803)
 Thriller (28480)
 War (4912)
 Western (2073)

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 Double Life of Veronique Blu-ray

United States
La double vie de Véronique / The Criterion Collection Criterion | 1991 | 98 min | Rated R | Feb 01, 2011

The Double Life of Veronique (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.64:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.66:1

Audio
Polish: DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0

Subtitles
English

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

Playback
Region A (locked)

Price
List price: $39.95, Price history
Amazon: $26.29 (Save 34%)
New from: $19.99 (Save 50%)
Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy The Double Life of Veronique on Blu-ray

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
8.5
/10
95
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.9 of 54.9
Audio 4.8 of 54.8
Extras 4.9 of 54.9
Based on 7 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Drama100%
Foreign52%
Romance26%
Imaginary7%
Music6%
Melodrama5%

71%
popularity
1041
collections
37
fans




The Double Life of Veronique

 (1991)

The Double Life of Veronique Blu-ray truly is a masterpiece with perfect scores all around making it one of the best Blu-ray's ever

Story of the separate destinies of two young women, one French, the other Polish, who look alike and share the same character traits.

For more about The Double Life of Veronique and the The Double Life of Veronique Blu-ray release, see the The Double Life of Veronique Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 5.0 out of 5.

Starring: Irène Jacob, Halina Gryglaszewska, Kalina Jedrusik, Aleksander Bardini, Wladyslaw Kowalski, Jerzy Gudejko
Director: Krzysztof Kieslowski

» See full cast & crew


The Double Life of Veronique Blu-ray, Video Quality

  5.0 of 5

Presented in an aspect ratio of 1.64:1, encoded with MPEG-4 AVC and granted a 1080p transfer, Krzysztof Kieslowski's The Double Life of Veronique arrives on Blu-ray courtesy of Criterion.

The following text appears inside the booklet provided with this Blu-ray disc:

"This high-definition digital transfer was created on a Spirit Datacine in 2K resolution from the original 35mm negative. Thousands of instances of dirt, debris, scratches, splices, warps, jitter, and flicker were manually removed using MTI's DRS system, while Digital Vision's DVNR system was used for small dirt, grain, and noise reduction.

Telecine supervisor: Rahma Goubar.
Telecine colorist: Herve Fougera/Scanlab, Paris."

It appears that Criterion and Artificial Eye have had access to the same master (supplied by French distributors MK2). Unsurprisingly, Criterion's high-definition transfer is just as strong - fine object detail is excellent, clarity pleasing, and contrast levels consistent throughout the entire film. Once again, however, I am most impressed with the color reproduction; the variety of warm greens, yellows, reds, and browns look absolutely fantastic. Edge-enhancement is not a serious issue of concern. I also did not see any traces of excessive noise filtering. Generally speaking, the fine film grain has been retained - but often times it is also covered by an extremely light layer of shifting noise (see screencaptures #3 and 17). In motion, however, I can not see any difference between the Criterion and Artificial Eye transfers. Lastly, there are absolutely no stability issues to report in this review. (Note: This is a Region-A "locked" Blu-ray disc. Therefore, you must have a native Region-A or Region-Free PS3 or SA in order to access its content).


The Double Life of Veronique Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  5.0 of 5

There is only one audio track on this Blu-ray disc: Polish DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 (with portions of French). For the record, Criterion have provided optional English subtitles for the main feature.

The following text appears inside the booklet provided with this Blu-ray disc:

"The stereo soundtrack was remastered at 24-bit from the 35mm magnetic tracks. Clicks, thumps, hiss, and hum were manually removed using Pro Tools HD. Crackle was attenuated using Audio Cube's integrated audio workstation."

The Polish DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 track is fantastic. Zbigniew Preisner's dreamy music score now sounds better than ever. The chorus performances, in particular, are outstanding. Indeed, the Polish DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 track has a very impressive dynamic amplitude that gives the film an entirely new vibe. The dialog is crisp, clean, stable, and exceptionally easy to follow.



Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »


The Double Life of Veronique Blu-ray, News and Updates



Criterion Blu-ray in February: Arnold, Fellini, Kieslowski, Kore-... - November 15, 2010

February may be short, but the Blu-ray slate from The Criterion Collection certainly is not – the independent label has just announced six very notable movies for that month. On February 1, it will release The Double Life of Veronique (La double vie de Véronique; ...


The Double Life of Veronique Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
The Tree Of Life - October 11 1426 Nov 27, 2013



The Double Life of Veronique Blu-ray


$39.95 $26.29


Buy The Double Life of Veronique 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. Mallrats
2. Frozen
3. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
4. RoboCop
5. Gravity
6. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
7. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
8. Looney Tunes Platinum Collection: V...
9. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
10. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
11. Gravity 3D
12. Despicable Me 2
13. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 3D
14. The Wolf of Wall Street
15. Ride Along

Trending in Theaters
1. Captain America: The Winter Soldier
2. Transcendence
3. The Raid 2
4. Frozen
5. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
6. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
7. RoboCop
8. Noah
9. The Amazing Spider-Man 2
10. The LEGO Movie
11. Oculus
12. Under the Skin
13. Rio 2
14. The Grand Budapest Hotel
15. Ride Along

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Frozen
2.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
3.  Gravity
4.  Frozen Planet
5.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Third...
6.  The Pirate Fairy
7.  RoboCop
8.  The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
9.  Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
10.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 3D
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Lone Survivor
2.  RoboCop
3.  The Lego Movie
4.  Sorcerer
5.  The Lego Movie
6.  Noah
7.  The Monuments Men
8.  The Walking Dead: The Complete Four...
9.  Pompeii 3D
10.  True Detective: The Complete First ...
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Frozen
$19.96, Save 56%
2.  Frozen Planet
$14.99, Save 73%
3.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Third...
$34.99, Save 56%
4.  RoboCop
$5.00, Save 75%
5.  The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
$19.99, Save 50%
6.  Mary Poppins
$19.96, Save 50%
7.  The Wolf of Wall Street
$19.96, Save 50%
8.  The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
$19.99, Save 50%
9.  Ender's Game
$17.96, Save 55%
10.  Ben-Hur / The Ten Commandments
$9.99, Save 50%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Frozen Planet

 United States


$54.98 $14.99





Fairy Tail: Part 8

 United States


$54.98 $26.99





Robots / Horton Hears a Who / Rio

 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.
© 2002-2014 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices