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The Sweet Hereafter Blu-ray

United Kingdom
85
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De Beaux Lendemains Artificial Eye | 1997 | 112 min | Rated BBFC: 15 | Sep 09, 2013

The Sweet Hereafter (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 2.40:1
Original aspect ratio: 2.39:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
English: LPCM 2.0

Subtitles
None

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

Playback
Region B (locked)

Price
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Audio 5.0 of 55.0
Extras 2.0 of 52.0
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The Sweet Hereafter

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The Sweet Hereafter Blu-ray delivers stunning video and reference-quality audio in this exceptional Blu-ray release

A small community is torn apart by a tragic accident which kills most of the town's children. A lawyer visits the victims' parents in order to profit from the tragedy by stirring up the their anger and launching a class action suit against anyone they can blame. The community is paralyzed by its anger and cannot let go. All but one young girl, left in a wheelchair after the accident, who finds the courage to lead the way toward healing.

For more about The Sweet Hereafter and the The Sweet Hereafter Blu-ray release, see the The Sweet Hereafter Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.5 out of 5.

Starring: Ian Holm, Caerthan Banks, Sarah Polley, Bruce Greenwood, Gabrielle Rose, Alberta Watson
Director: Atom Egoyan

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The Sweet Hereafter Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.5 of 5

Presented in an aspect ratio of 2.40:1, encoded with MPEG-4 AVC and granted a 1080p transfer, Atom Egoyan's The Sweet Hereafter arrives on Blu-ray courtesy of British distributors Artificial Eye.

This new Blu-ray release of The Sweet Hereafter represents a dramatic upgrade in quality over the R1 DVD release of the film New Line Cinema produced in 1998. Image depth and clarity are simply terrific. The very important close-ups during the discussions look particularly good (see screencapture #3 for one such example). The panoramic shots always look crisp and boast terrific fluidity. Colors are wonderfully well saturated and very healthy. There are absolutely no traces of excessive degraining corrections. Sharpening adjustments have not been performed either. Unsurprisingly, from start to finish the film has a very solid and very convincing organic look. Finally, there are no serious compression issues. Also, there are no damage marks, cuts, stains, debris, or scratches. All in all, this is a wonderful presentation of The Sweet Hereafter that is guaranteed to please the many fans of the film. (Note: This is a Region-B "locked" Blu-ray release. Therefore, you must have a native Region-B or Region-Free PS3 or SA in order to access its content).


The Sweet Hereafter Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  5.0 of 5

There are two standard audio tracks on this Blu-ray release: English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 and English LPCM 2.0. For the record, Artificial Eye have not provided optional English SDH subtitles for the main feature.

Mychael Danna's soundtrack has a very important role in the film. Fortunately, the terrific lossless 5.1 track allows it to shine in all the right places. The beautiful piano solos sound simply terrific (especially the ones in the final third of the film). There is also some good surround movement, though you should not expect to be impressed. The dialog is very crisp, always stable, and easy to follow. For the record, there are no pops, audio dropouts, or distortions to report in this review.


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Atom Egoyan's The Sweet Hereafter Detailed - August 16, 2013

British distributors Artificial Eye have officially announced and detailed their upcoming Blu-ray release of director Atom Egoyan's The Sweet Hereafter (1997), starring Ian Holm, Caerthan Banks, and Sarah Polley. The release will be available for purchase on September ...

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British distributors Artificial Eye have informed us that they are planning to add four Blu-ray titles to their catalog: French director Claude Miller's final film, Therese Desqueyroux (2012), legendary Indian director Satyajit Ray's Mahanagar (1963) and Nayak ...


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