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The King of Comedy Blu-ray

United States
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30th Anniversary Edition 20th Century Fox | 1983 | 109 min | Rated PG | Mar 25, 2014

The King of Comedy (Blu-ray)
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Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.85:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio Mono
French: Dolby Digital Mono
Spanish: Dolby Digital Mono
Italian: DTS-HD Master Audio Mono

Subtitles
English SDH, Spanish, Japanese, Italian

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

Playback
Region free

Price
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Video 4.0 of 54.0
Audio 3.8 of 53.8
Extras 4.0 of 54.0
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Movie appeal

 
Drama100%
Dark humor31%
Comedy-
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The King of Comedy

 (1983)

The King of Comedy Blu-ray delivers great video and audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

Martin Scorsese's The King Of Comedy is a funny depiction of the dangers of celebrity fandom. The ridiculously inept Rupert Rupkin, an aspiring comic, idolizes talk show host Jerry Langford.

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

Starring: Robert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, Sandra Bernhard, Chuck Low, Shelley Hack, Tony Randall
Director: Martin Scorsese

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The King of Comedy Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.0 of 5

The King of Comedy is presented on Blu-ray courtesy of 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment with an AVC encoded 1080p transfer in 1.85:1. The elements used for this presentation are in great shape, though it's important to realize that Scorsese intentionally utilized lo-fi videotape for the television sequences (see screenshots 5 and 16), which naturally result in a much softer and less detailed look (which in some cases include such anomalies as slight ghosting). Colors look natural, but are not overly suffused. Scorsese and cinematographer Fred Schuler capture some great Manhattan locations, and the outdoor sequences offer excellent detail and at times good depth of field. The general appearance here is somewhat on the soft side, however, especially in many dimly lit interior scenes. Close-ups reveal very good to excellent levels of fine detail, and contrast is nicely dialed in throughout the presentation.


The King of Comedy Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.0 of 5

The King of Comedy features a perfectly acceptable lossless DTS-HD Master Audio Mono mix that capably reproduces the film's fairly straightforward sound design. It is notable to hear the difference between that swingin' Jerry Langford Show theme music on the menu screen, where it's presented in LPCM 5.1, and the actual film, where it sounds considerably narrower due to its mono iteration, but for the film's dialogue and occasional cityscape environmental effects, the mono track suffices perfectly well. There's no damage of any kind to cause concern.



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This Week on Blu-ray: March 25-April 1 - March 23, 2014

For the week of March 25th, Paramount Pictures Home Entertainment is bringing Martin Scorsese's acclaimed The Wolf of Wall Street to Blu-ray. Other Tuesday titles include Fox and Scorsese's The King of Comedy, the cult favorite The Swimmer, and Criterion's release ...

The King of Comedy 30th Anniversary Blu-ray Edition - February 5, 2014

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has officially announced that it will release on Blu-ray director Martin Scorsese's The King of Comedy (1982), starring Robert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, Diahnne Abbott, and Sandra Bernhard. The release will be available for ...

Martin Scorsese's The King of Comedy Heading to Blu-ray - April 25, 2013

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has confirmed that acclaimed director Martin Scorsese's The King of Comedy (1982) will arrive on Blu-ray on October 29th. The film stars Robert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, and Diahnne Abbott.

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