Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
The Equalizer (Blu-ray)
$15.00
3 hrs ago
Archer: The Complete Season Five (Blu-ray)
$19.99
4 hrs ago
Cowboy Bebop: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$34.49
 
The Lady From Shanghai (Blu-ray)
$8.99
 
American Sniper (Blu-ray)
$29.99
 
The Interview (Blu-ray)
$13.59
 
2015 Allstate Sugar Bowl (Blu-ray)
$14.96
 
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (Blu-ray)
$5.99
 
The Book of Life 3D (Blu-ray)
$24.96
 
Massacre Mafia Style (Blu-ray)
$17.99
 
Big Hero 6 (Blu-ray)
$18.90
 
Sons of Anarchy: Season Seven (Blu-ray)
$39.96
 
COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED


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 (38723)
 Adventure (29598)
 Animation (8931)
 Anime (4914)
 Biography (4062)
 Comedy (28772)
 Comic book (5526)
 Coming of age (1932)
 Crime (20136)
 Dark humor (4055)
 Documentary (5180)
 Drama (46518)
 Epic (5546)
 Erotic (1184)
 Family (12482)
 Fantasy (17068)
 Film-Noir (1264)
 Foreign (6678)
 Heist (1755)
 History (6021)
 Holiday (1294)
 Horror (14739)
 Imaginary (954)
 Martial arts (3489)
 Melodrama (2440)
 Music (8999)
 Musical (4000)
 Mystery (11692)
 Nature (1863)
 Other (714)
 Period (7365)
 Psychological thriller (3328)
 Romance (16812)
 Sci-Fi (19100)
 Short (426)
 Sport (2981)
 Supernatural (4635)
 Surreal (1542)
 Teen (3395)
 Thriller (33991)
 War (6007)
 Western (2486)

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


Tokyo Story Blu-ray

United Kingdom
231
12
12
Tôkyô monogatari | Dual Format Edition / Blu-ray + DVD BFI Video | 1953 | 136 min | Rated BBFC: U | Jul 19, 2010

Tokyo Story (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC (33.00 Mbps)
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.33:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1

Audio
Japanese: LPCM 2.0

Subtitles
English

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Two-disc set (1 BD, 1 DVD)
DVD copy

Playback
Region B (locked)

Price
List price: £19.99, Price history

Amazon: £12.36 (Save 38%)
New from: £8.00 (Save 60%)
Usually dispatched within 24 hours, FREE shipping in the UK

Buy Tokyo Story on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
8.6
97
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 3.8 of 53.8
Audio 3.8 of 53.8
Extras 2.2 of 52.2
Based on 1 user review

Movie appeal

 
Drama100%
Foreign67%
84%
popularity
321
collections
25
fans




Tokyo Story

 (1953)

Tokyo Story Blu-ray offers solid video and audio in this exceptional Blu-ray release

When an elderly couple, Tomi and Shukishi, travel from their rural village home to Tokyo to visit their married son and daughter, their reception is disappointing. Met with selfish indifference and impatience by their children and their grandchildren, they are soon packed off to a health spa - but when Tomi falls ill, her descendants are forced to re-evaluate their priorities.

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

Starring: Chishû Ryû, Chieko Higashiyama, Setsuko Hara, Haruko Sugimura, Sô Yamamura, Kuniko Miyake
Director: Yasujiro Ozu

» See full cast & crew


Tokyo Story Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.5 of 5

Presented in an aspect ratio of 1.33:1, encoded with MPEG-4 AVC and granted a 1080p transfer, Yasujiro Ozu's Tokyo Story arrives on Blu-ray courtesy of the BFI.

Sourced from elements provided by Criterion, the high-definition transfer conveys pleasing detail and relatively stable contrast levels. Clarity, however, varies quite a bit; there is some inherited softness during selected scenes as well. There are no serious stability issues, but some frame transitions are problematic. I assume that they are also inherited. Edge-enhancement and macroblocking are not a serious issue of concern. There are no traces of heavy noise reduction either. Finally, I must note that there are numerous flecks and small scratches that pop up here and there. To sum it all up, if one takes into account the troubled history of Tokyo Story (the original negative has been long lost), this Blu-ray release probably offers the best possible presentation of this important film that can be had at the moment. (Note: This is a Region-B "locked" Blu-ray disc. Therefore, you must have a native Region-B or Region-Free PS3 or SA in order to access its content).


Tokyo Story Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.5 of 5

There is only one audio track on this Blu-ray disc: Japanese LPCM 2.0. For the record, the BFI have provided optional English subtitles for the main feature.

The Japanese LPCM 2.0 track is pleasing - slightly crisper and better balanced than the Japanese audio track found on the Criterion SDVD release of Tokyo Story - but has a fair share of limitations. For example, occasionally the high-frequencies fluctuate, and mild background hiss is often easy to hear. Once again, however, I must speculate that these limitations are indeed inherited and likely next to impossible to address. For the record, the optional English subtitles are very well done.



Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Throne of Blood
Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members





   



Tokyo Story Blu-ray, News and Updates



No related news posts for Tokyo Story Blu-ray yet.


Tokyo Story Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Toy Story 1-3 Box Set 32 Oct 27, 2011



Tokyo Story Blu-ray


£19.99 £12.36


Buy Tokyo Story 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. Lucy
2. Lucy
3. Gone Girl
4. The Grand Budapest Hotel
5. Fright Night
6. GoodFellas
7. Interstellar
8. Lucy
9. Annabelle
10. The Drop
11. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
12. The Zero Theorem
13. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
14. The Boxtrolls 3D
15. American Sniper

Trending in Theaters
1. American Sniper
2. Interstellar
3. Big Hero 6
4. The Imitation Game
5. The Interview
6. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
7. Taken 3
8. Inherent Vice
9. The Babadook
10. Into the Woods
11. Selma
12. Nightcrawler
13. Blackhat
14. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
15. Foxcatcher
16. Paddington
17. A Most Violent Year
18. The Theory of Everything
19. Horns
20. Predestination
21. The Gambler
22. The Wedding Ringer
23. Exodus: Gods and Kings
24. Horrible Bosses 2
25. Dumb and Dumber To
26. Jessabelle
27. Penguins of Madagascar
28. Unbroken
29. The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death
30. Two Days, One Night
31. Big Eyes
32. Wolves
33. Wild
34. Annie
35. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
36. Top Five
37. Vice
38. Revenge of the Green Dragons
39. Rosewater
40. Before I Go to Sleep
41. Song of the Sea
42. Fugly!
43. [REC] 4: Apocalypse
44. Poker Night
45. The Homesman
46. Leviathan

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Fury
3.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
4.  Lucy
5.  The Grand Budapest Hotel
6.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
7.  Interstellar
8.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
9.  Outlander: Season 1 Volume 1
10.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Fury
3.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
4.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
5.  Interstellar
6.  Outlander: Season 1 Volume 1
7.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
8.  American Sniper
9.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
10.  John Wick
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Big Hero 6
$18.90, Save 53%
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$39.96, Save 50%
3.  The Grand Budapest Hotel
$11.99, Save 70%
4.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
$29.96, Save 46%
5.  Dredd 3D
$5.99, Save 76%
6.  The Book of Life
$19.99, Save 50%
7.  The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
$5.99, Save 85%
8.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
$17.99, Save 54%
9.  Frozen
$24.74, Save 45%
10.  The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
$52.99, Save 56%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Equalizer

 United States


$34.99 $15.00





Archer: The Complete Season Five

 United States


$39.99 $19.99





Cowboy Bebop: The Complete Series

 United States


$59.98 $34.49





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.
© 2002-2015 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices