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 Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Fantastic Mr. Fox (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Watership Down (Blu-ray)
$23.49
Rushmore (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Gone with the Pope (Blu-ray)
$17.99
Red Cliff Part I & II (Blu-ray)
$8.99
The Royal Tenenbaums (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Parts 1 & 2 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Force Majeure (Blu-ray)
$13.49
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole / Hugo (Blu-ray)
$19.99
The Darjeeling Limited (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Don't Go in the Woods (Blu-ray)
$14.99
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 (39624)
 Adventure (30442)
 Animation (9145)
 Anime (5036)
 Biography (4192)
 Comedy (29427)
 Comic book (5656)
 Coming of age (1992)
 Crime (20516)
 Dark humor (4136)
 Documentary (5236)
 Drama (47693)
 Epic (5699)
 Erotic (1221)
 Family (12795)
 Fantasy (17484)
 Film-Noir (1292)
 Foreign (6798)
 Heist (1782)
 History (6181)
 Holiday (1306)
 Horror (15000)
 Imaginary (972)
 Martial arts (3550)
 Melodrama (2542)
 Music (9137)
 Musical (4101)
 Mystery (11926)
 Nature (1873)
 Other (713)
 Period (7497)
 Psychological thriller (3381)
 Romance (17189)
 Sci-Fi (19529)
 Short (434)
 Sport (3031)
 Supernatural (4733)
 Surreal (1576)
 Teen (3496)
 Thriller (34670)
 War (6164)
 Western (2561)

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


Un amour de Swann Blu-ray

France
2
0
0
Swann in Love Gaumont | 1984 | 110 min | Not rated | Jul 11, 2012

Un amour de Swann (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.66:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.66:1

Audio
French: DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0
English: DTS-HD Master Audio Mono

Subtitles
French, French SDH

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

Packaging
Slipcover in original pressing

Playback
Region free

Price
List price: €17.05  

Amazon: €19.99
New from: €18.50
Habituellement expédié sous 24 h

Buy Un amour de Swann on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.2
1
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.1 of 54.1
Audio 4.1 of 54.1
Extras 3.5 of 53.5
Based on 2 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Drama100%
Romance73%
60%
popularity
18
collections
1
fans




Un amour de Swann

 (1984)

Un amour de Swann Blu-ray delivers great video and audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

Elegant and educated bachelor, Charles Swann, moves in the most powerful and fashionable circles of Paris in the 1890's. When he falls in love with Odette de Crecy, a courtesan, his friends warn him against marriage. Proving himself a silly and socially-foul goose, Swann ducks his social responsibilities, Odette ensnares him, and he is gently but firmly cast out of society amidst everyone's great politeness.

For more about Un amour de Swann and the Un amour de Swann Blu-ray release, see Un amour de Swann Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.0 out of 5.

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Ornella Muti, Alain Delon
Director: Volker Schlöndorff

» See full cast & crew


Un amour de Swann Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.0 of 5

Presented in its original aspect ratio of 1.66:1, encoded with MPEG-4 AVC and granted a 1080p transfer, Volker Schlöndorff's Swann in Love arrives on Blu-ray courtesy of French distributors Gaumont.

Similar to the majority of the releases that have appeared in Gaumont's Classic Collection, the high-definition transfer used for this release was apparently struck from a newly restored master (I assume that the overwhelming majority of these are done in 2K for Gaumont's library and then archived). The basics here are intact - the majority of the close-ups convey good depth and detail, clarity is pleasing, and the larger panoramic shots boast decent fluidity. Color reproduction does not disappoint either. There is a good range of warm and natural blues, greens, browns, and grays, and stable blacks. As usual, the most pleasing aspect of these transfers is the complete lack of harsh sharpening corrections. This being said, once again there are traces of extremely light denoising corrections (see screencapture #7). Clearly, detail isn't seriously compromised and the film does have a stable organic look, but there is simply no need for these corrections. Still, this is indeed a very strong release that represents a major upgrade in quality over the out of print the defunct HVE produced some years ago. (Note: This is a Region-Free Blu-ray disc. Therefore, you will be able to play it on your PS3 or SA regardless of your geographical location. For the record, there is no problematic PAL or 1080/50i content preceding the disc's main menu).


Un amour de Swann Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.0 of 5

There are two standard audio tracks on this Blu-ray disc: French DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 and English DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0. For the record, Gaumont have provided optional French and French SDH subtitles for the main feature.

I've noticed that various French sites list the French audio track as the 'original' one (version originale francaise), but this simply isn't true. There were DVD releases of the film that had only the French audio track, but the film was actually shot in English, and the European actors were later on overdubbed (some dubbed their own lines), again in English. In fact, while watching the film it is pretty easy to see that they utter their lines in English.

The English lossless track is very good. Swann in Love has a very unique, very tense soundtrack which greatly benefits from the lossless upgrade - the strings sound well rounded yet quite vibrant, while the occasional piano motifs truly shine. The dialog is crisp and stable, but optional English subtitles for this film are a necessity as some of the actors have rather thick accents.


Un amour de Swann Blu-ray, News and Updates



No related news posts for Un amour de Swann Blu-ray yet.


Un amour de Swann Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Amour (2012) - August 20, 2013 62 Nov 24, 2014



Un amour de Swann Blu-ray


€17.05 €19.99


Buy Un amour de Swann 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. Big Hero 6
2. Whiplash
3. Big Hero 6
4. Birdman
5. Big Hero 6
6. Horrible Bosses 2
7. Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
8. Sons of Anarchy: Season Seven
9. The Interview
10. The Theory of Everything
11. Gone Girl
12. Nightcrawler
13. Munich
14. Fury
15. John Wick

Trending in Theaters
1. Kingsman: The Secret Service
2. The Interview
3. Fifty Shades of Grey
4. Jupiter Ascending
5. American Sniper
6. Predestination
7. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
8. Wild
9. Hot Tub Time Machine 2
10. Inherent Vice
11. Taken 3
12. Selma
13. The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
14. Into the Woods
15. Still Alice
16. Project Almanac
17. What We Do in the Shadows
18. The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death
19. Unbroken
20. Black Sea
21. The Wedding Ringer
22. Blackhat
23. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
24. Wild Tales
25. The DUFF
26. Exodus: Gods and Kings
27. Seventh Son
28. The Pyramid
29. Mortdecai
30. A Most Violent Year
31. Big Eyes
32. McFarland, USA
33. The Humbling
34. Dying of the Light
35. Wyrmwood
36. Mr. Turner
37. The Voices
38. The Last Five Years
39. Digging Up the Marrow
40. Cake
41. The Boy Next Door
42. The Loft
43. Killers
44. Song of the Sea
45. Accidental Love
46. Timbuktu
47. Leviathan
48. Paddington
49. The Gambler
50. Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
3.  Interstellar
4.  Tinker Bell and the Legend of the N...
5.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
6.  Birdman
7.  Whiplash
8.  American Sniper
9.  101 Dalmatians
10.  The Imitation Game
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Interstellar
2.  Tinker Bell and the Legend of the N...
3.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
4.  American Sniper
5.  The Imitation Game
6.  Into the Woods
7.  Night at the Museum: Secret of the ...
8.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
9.  Outlander: Season 1 Volume 1
10.  Fifty Shades of Grey
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Big Hero 6
$18.90, Save 53%
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$34.96, Save 56%
3.  Birdman
$19.96, Save 50%
4.  Fury
$17.99, Save 49%
5.  John Wick
$19.96, Save 50%
6.  Star Trek: Original Motion Picture ...
$39.99, Save 71%
7.  Exodus: Gods and Kings 3D
$24.96, Save 50%
8.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
$29.96, Save 46%
9.  Gone Girl
$17.99, Save 55%
10.  Wild
$19.96, Save 50%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

 United States


$39.95 $19.99





Fantastic Mr. Fox

 United States


$39.95 $19.99





Watership Down

 United States


$39.95 $23.49





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