Best Blu-ray Deals

Black Friday Week is Live, $3.99 Blu-ray Movies »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
Rain Man (Blu-ray)
$3.99
 
Person of Interest: The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
$14.99
 
X-Men: Days of Future Past (Blu-ray)
$9.99
 
Lone Survivor (Blu-ray)
$7.99
 
Rise of the Planet of the Apes (Blu-ray)
$3.99
 
X-Men: First Class (Blu-ray)
$3.99
 
The Avengers (Blu-ray)
$9.99
 
The Princess Bride (Blu-ray)
$3.99
 
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Season 1 (Blu-ray)
$19.99
 
A Good Day to Die Hard (Blu-ray)
$3.99
 
Star Trek: The Next Generation, Season 4 (Blu-ray)
$26.49
7 hrs ago
Prometheus (Blu-ray)
$3.99
 


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 (37384)
 Adventure (28584)
 Animation (8589)
 Anime (4727)
 Biography (3908)
 Comedy (27874)
 Comic book (5277)
 Coming of age (1827)
 Crime (19483)
 Dark humor (3919)
 Documentary (5059)
 Drama (44892)
 Epic (5318)
 Erotic (1140)
 Family (11987)
 Fantasy (16386)
 Film-Noir (1213)
 Foreign (6353)
 Heist (1688)
 History (5840)
 Holiday (1258)
 Horror (14133)
 Imaginary (932)
 Martial arts (3372)
 Melodrama (2369)
 Music (8758)
 Musical (3899)
 Mystery (11355)
 Nature (1836)
 Other (703)
 Period (7023)
 Psychological thriller (3228)
 Romance (16291)
 Sci-Fi (18433)
 Short (405)
 Sport (2860)
 Supernatural (4465)
 Surreal (1489)
 Teen (3283)
 Thriller (32901)
 War (5849)
 Western (2431)

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 Sun Shines Bright Blu-ray

United States
16
2
0
Olive Films | 1953 | 101 min | Not rated | Mar 26, 2013

The Sun Shines Bright (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.37:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio Mono

Subtitles
None

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

Playback
Region A (B, C untested)

Price
List price: $29.95, Price history

Amazon: $24.99 (Save 17%)
Best Buy: $24.99 (Save 17%)  

Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy The Sun Shines Bright on Blu-ray Movie

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


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.0 of 54.0
Audio 2.5 of 52.5
Extras 0.0 of 50.0
Be the first to review it!

Movie appeal

 
Drama100%
Comedy-
19%
popularity
88
collections
2
fans




The Sun Shines Bright

 (1953)

The Sun Shines Bright Blu-ray delivers great video and mediocre audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

John Ford weaves three "Judge Priest" stories together to form a good- natured exploration of honour and small-town politics in the South around the turn of the century. Judge William Priest is involved variously in revealing the real identity of Lucy Lake, reliving his Civil War memories, preventing the lynching of a youth and contesting the elections with Yankee Horace K. Maydew.

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

Starring: Charles Winninger, Arleen Whelan, John Russell, Russell Simpson, Ludwig Stössel, Paul Hurst
Director: John Ford

» See full cast & crew


The Sun Shines Bright Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.0 of 5

The Sun Shines Bright is presented on Blu-ray courtesy of Olive Films with an AVC encoded 1080p transfer in 1.37:1. This is one of the most luminously beautiful looking black and white high definition presentations of a vintage film we've yet seen from Olive, all the more remarkable in that it wasn't from an especially big studio, was never very popular and is a fairly unusual choice to make it to this format. Are there problems? Yes, all expected: occasional minor damage in the form of little specks and flecks, and some very moderate contrast fluctuations. But if you either overlook or just flat out ignore these very transitory problems, what's here is often beautifully detailed, with wonderfully gradated gray scale, deep, rich blacks and bright, vivid whites. The overall image is appealingly clear and precise, though grain is fairly heavy throughout this transfer.


The Sun Shines Bright Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  2.5 of 5

Unfortunately the soundtrack to The Sun Shines Bright has not fared quite as well as the image quality, and this Blu-ray's lossless DTS-HD Master Audio Mono mix has some quite noticeable distortion in the mid and upper ranges. It's obvious right off the bat with the opening credits music, but it continues in spurts throughout the film, at times just slightly hobbling the dialogue and some of the on screen music performances. That said, the vast bulk of the dialogue is clear and easy to hear, and while fidelity here definitely has some issues, those approaching the film with appropriate expectations shouldn't be too horribly shocked with what's on tap.



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

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



The Sun Shines Bright Blu-ray, News and Updates



No related news posts for The Sun Shines Bright Blu-ray yet.


The Sun Shines Bright Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post



The Sun Shines Bright Blu-ray


$29.95 $24.99


Buy The Sun Shines Bright 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. How to Train Your Dragon 2
2. X-Men: Days of Future Past
3. The Expendables 3
4. Rain Man
5. Lone Survivor
6. How to Train Your Dragon 2 3D
7. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For 3D
8. The Avengers
9. 22 Jump Street
10. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
11. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
12. 22 Jump Street
13. Boardwalk Empire: The Complete Four...
14. It Happened One Night
15. Chef

Trending in Theaters
1. Interstellar
2. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
3. Dumb and Dumber To
4. Big Hero 6
5. Nightcrawler
6. Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance
7. John Wick
8. Gone Girl
9. Whiplash
10. Fury
11. Autómata
12. The Guest
13. The Theory of Everything
14. A Walk Among the Tombstones
15. Horrible Bosses 2
16. The Drop
17. Rosewater
18. The Maze Runner
19. The Equalizer
20. Foxcatcher

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
2.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
3.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
4.  The Princess Bride
5.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
6.  Lone Survivor
7.  Fight Club
8.  Maleficent
9.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
10.  X-Men: First Class
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
3.  Big Hero 6
4.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
5.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
6.  The Maze Runner
7.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3D
8.  Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
9.  Dolphin Tale 2
10.  Battlestar Galactica: The Definitiv...
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
$54.99, Save 54%
2.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
$19.99, Save 50%
3.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
$9.99, Save 75%
4.  The Princess Bride
$3.99, Save 80%
5.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
$17.99, Save 54%
6.  Lone Survivor
$7.99, Save 77%
7.  Fight Club
$3.99, Save 84%
8.  X-Men: First Class
$3.99, Save 84%
9.  Mr. Peabody & Sherman
$17.99, Save 51%
10.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
$13.00, Save 67%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Rain Man

 United States


$19.99 $3.99





Person of Interest: The Complete Third Season

 United States


$69.97 $14.99





X-Men: Days of Future Past

 United States


$39.99 $9.99





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