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The Grifters Blu-ray

United States
206
5
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Echo Bridge Entertainment | 1990 | 110 min | Rated R | Jan 27, 2013

The Grifters (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.78:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0

Subtitles
None

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

Playback
Region A, B (C untested)

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Video 3.5 of 53.5
Audio 3.5 of 53.5
Extras 3.5 of 53.5
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The Grifters

 (1990)

The Grifters Blu-ray offers solid video and audio in this overall recommended Blu-ray release

A small-time con man tries to avoid getting involved in big-time crime.

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

Starring: Anjelica Huston, John Cusack, Annette Bening, Stephen Tobolowsky, Jeremy Piven, Frances Bay
Narrator: Martin Scorsese
Director: Stephen Frears

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The Grifters Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.5 of 5

The Grifters is presented on Blu-ray courtesy of Echo Bridge Entertainment and Miramax Films with an AVC encoded 1080p transfer in 1.78:1. While this isn't the sharpest looking high definition presentation imaginable, it's still a considerable upgrade over the DVD, with decently saturated (if sometimes admittedly pallid) color, good fine detail and an obvious layer of natural looking grain (some of the opticals have a good deal more than a mere layer, as should be expected). The elements still reveal some weaknesses, with occasional density and emulsion issues that were also clearly visible on the previous DVD. In one regard, that should put those who fear overly aggressive digital tweaking at ease, since it's obvious no restoration work has been done on the title. But some might have wished for at least a minimal clean up here, as my hunch is this film could look at last marginally better than it does in this presentation. As it stands, The Grifters is well above average, but certainly far short of reference quality.


The Grifters Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.5 of 5

The Grifters features a lossless DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 mix that ably supports the relatively modestly structured soundtrack of this film. Some of the more crowded scenes, like Lilly's jaunts at the racetrack and a couple of bar scenes with Roy, have decent enough depth, even if things are obviously fairly narrowly focused across a standard soundfield. Elmer Bernstein's music sounds great and well supported by this lossless track. Dialogue is also very cleanly presented. There's not a lot to write home about with regard to this mix, but there's also next to nothing to complain about, either.



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