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Criterion Getting Ready to Release David Lynch's Mulholland Drive

Posted June 20, 2013 01:16 AM by Webmaster

CriterionThe Criterion Collection has not yet officially announced that it will release David Lynch's Mulholland Drive, but after months of speculation it appears that the boutique label is indeed getting ready to surprise fans of the acclaimed American director and his work with what will surely be one of the year's most talked-about Blu-ray releases. Earlier today, The Criterion Collection published the image (see below) included with this article at Tumblr.

In 2001, Mulholland Drive won Best Director Award at the Cannes Film Festival. Currently, the film is available on Blu-ray via the StudioCanal Collection in different European countries. However, in North America it is sold only on DVD.




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devilnamedBuena
  Jun 20, 2013
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YES!!!

vader4
  Jun 20, 2013
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Yeah!!!! That's more like it!

GoldMotel
  Jun 20, 2013
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YES YES YES. My dreams have come true!

Shanderson88
  Jun 20, 2013
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Excellent. I cannot wait.

pedromvu
  Jun 20, 2013
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Awesome, with all the speculation of Eraserhead i always kept wishing they would release this afterwards.

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deepbreathsanddeath
  Jun 20, 2013
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I! HAD! THE TIME OF MY LI-I-IIFE! And I owe it all to yoOoOouUu Criterion Collection.
After all my whining like a little b**** about how boring the announcements have been getting from Criterion, I've finally been rewarded! I regret nothing

dsman71
  Jun 20, 2013
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Oh yeah !! Must get this !

fdm
  Jun 20, 2013
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Very nice.
scorsese1
  Jun 20, 2013
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I can't even begin to describe how happy I am about this. This might be my favorite Lynch film, and to hear that it's getting a LONG overdue US blu release (from Criterion no less!) makes me so excited. This is BIG news.
ckyrico
  Jun 20, 2013
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+5000 for Criterion, way to go
rtalbothd
  Jun 20, 2013
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It really is a joke that so far only "Blue Velvet" and "Dune" have made their way to Blu-Ray in the US, so if Criterion can kick start some more Lynch Blu-Rays, bring it on!!

maidenbrain
  Jun 20, 2013
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My 2nd favorite Lynch flick. Unexpected. Great news!

tru blu
  Jun 20, 2013
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Thank You Criterion. Justice for this release.
nitin
  Jun 20, 2013
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I wonder if this will be in the boxset with The Brood and Scanner or separate? And whether they might also get Lost Highway?

Konrad
  Jun 20, 2013
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This is magnificent news! I already own the UK StudioCanal Collection Blu-ray but still look forward to Criterion's release!
dkelly26666
  Jun 20, 2013
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Criterion is getting ready to release a number of Lynch's works. They already have "Eraserhead" up on HuluPlus channel under the Criterion Studio, plus they recently added "The Short Films of David Lynch" on HuluPlus under the Criterion channel. Now, with "Mulholland Drive", I can only assume that a Lynch BOX SET must be coming. I believe a David Cronenberg set is coming soon as well, as they seem to now hold the rights to (at least) "Shivers", "The Brood", and "Scanners".

reece
  Jun 20, 2013
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@nitin - you're mixing up your Davids!

This is AWESOME news. Now I can retire that awful import I should have never bought...why must I be so impatient?

dirtylemons
  Jun 20, 2013
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How totally awesome. Of the most respected American directors, David Lynch is perhaps the least represented on Blu-ray (in the States). So I'm extremely excited to see any of his films receive the Criterion treatment, but especially one of his masterpieces.

ambientcafe
  Jun 20, 2013
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I also own the UK StudioCanal region B disc ... it'll be interesting to see how it compares to the Criterion transfer. Blu-ray.com gave the UK disc 4/5 on PQ, and 5/5 on AQ back in 2010. As Mulholland Drive is my favorite Lynch film, I'll glady double-dip if the improvements warrant it

jw007
  Jun 20, 2013
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Am I dreaming? If this is a dream, it is one of David Lynch's cinematic dreams. And his films are all dreams. An announcement like this might just compel me to buy an expensive front projector to watch this film in high definition! I hope that Mulholland Drive is just the beginning of Lynch in the Criterion Collection. Would love to see Lost Highway come to Criterion BD too!

As Martin Scorcese's Jesus said in The Last Temptation of Christ, "IT HAS BEEN accomplished"!

Network23
  Jun 20, 2013
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Good job! Now lets have the Rest of Davids Catalog in Criterion Blu please!
nitin
  Jun 20, 2013
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@reece,

Doh so I did,, I meant Eraserhead.

retask
  Jun 20, 2013
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WOW



WOW

Hands down WOW

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Danielle Ni Dhighe
  Jun 20, 2013
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And here I was just thinking about ordering one of the European editions.

BobbyPeru
  Jun 20, 2013
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Sweet ! I can now get rid of my UK Studio Canal disc. It never played right (freezing on occasion, refusing to load most of the time), This should be a better transfer of my favorite David Lynch film.

V2David
  Jun 20, 2013
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Awesome! Would also love to see Twin Peaks Fire Walk With Me with the deleted scenes as well as Blue Velvet with the remastered deleted scenes.

Rios
  Jun 20, 2013
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Good News. I guess I can skip buying the import I was planning on buying!

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Dr_Bedlo
  Jun 20, 2013
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My least favorite Lynch film. Never quite got the flurry of excitement over it. This, along with "The Game", are just a couple of Criterion titles that I won't need to own....now if they were releasing "The Straight Story" or "Wild at Heart", we'd have a must own! However, I am happy for those who like the film are getting a release in the U.S.
Lyris
  Jun 20, 2013
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Thank hell.

CRITERION: Please do a new scan and ditch that noisy CRT TK transfer that's been released on BD already.
Yagbols
  Jun 20, 2013
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That Naomi Watts / Laura Harring scene in Criterion 1080p = HOT!

Ray O. Blu
  Jun 20, 2013
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Is this movie popular or something?
:sarcasm:

PBateman87
  Jun 20, 2013
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Awesome news!

lordmorpheus72
  Jun 20, 2013
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Awesome! I can't wait for this. Glad to get rid of my dvd copy that has only one chapter, and that chapter is the whole film! This and "The Ice Storm," I'm a very happy dude.

flyonthewall2983
  Jun 20, 2013
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I wouldn't go jumping to conclusions on this one, they usually put film-related stuff like this on their Tumblr and Twitter pages, that doesn't necessarily mean they'll be released by CC.

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toddly6666
  Jun 20, 2013
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Jennifer Connelly was pretty hot in this.

mhurne
  Jun 20, 2013
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Not trying to rain on this parade because I hope it's true, but this photo was tweeted by Criterion with this line, not sure if that really means they are releasing it: Regarding MULHOLLAND DRIVE... A special request from David Lynch, friend to projectionists:

tonylopez
  Jun 20, 2013
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Yes! What a welcome surprise. Criterion rocks.

Lino11
  Jun 20, 2013
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@toddly6666 - You mean Naomi Watts or Laura Harring?

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Casey
  Jun 20, 2013
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ive got the german lynch set (mull dr, inland empire, lost highway), but having my favorite film on criterion is an easy upgrade. can't wait

Dave_6
  Jun 20, 2013
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Hell yes!!!

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wnicholas76
  Jun 20, 2013
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Way to go, Criterion!! Now if you can also announce Lynch's The Elephant Man (since it looks like Paramount themselves has yet to announce it), all will be right with the world...
musick
  Jun 20, 2013
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soooo giddy with excitement
this was/is tops on my wish list

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Joe Dalek
  Jun 20, 2013
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Blu-ray.com must have some inside information, because otherwise this is a BIG assumption based on a pic that has been heavily reblogged around Tumblr for years. Does CC's Facebook pic of Alex last week mean that A Clockwork Orange is coming, too? Nooooo. Still, I am hopeful this is true!

I'm also hopeful we'll see a whole complement of Lynch films, possibly even a Twin Peaks box (they did post a pic of a table full of donuts a few years back...:) ), despite the fact that just last week I ordered 3 Lynch Blu-rays from Europe. :/

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kryptonite1970
  Jun 20, 2013
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definitely, a must buy for me.

dmarvin
  Jun 20, 2013
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Great news. A Lynch box set would be amazing, but I think they know they'll stand to make more money off these if they release Lynch's films individually (Mulholland Dr, Eraserhead, and whatever else they can manage to snag). Would love to see The Elephant Man and Lost Highway added to the list of forthcoming Criterion releases.

VideoPhonic
  Jun 20, 2013
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While this is a definite possibility, it's also a hasty assumption.

blkhrt
  Jun 20, 2013
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There is definitely a lot of assuming going on. It should be pointed out that Criterion didn't even post the image, they reblogged someone else's post. They post this kind of stuff all the time on their various social media accounts, but it doesn't mean they are releasing it.

Of course, I think we would all love it if they did release it, but we shouldn't be getting our hopes up.

PBateman87
  Jun 20, 2013
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@ toddly6666

Very funny...Jennifer Connelly was the best part of Mulholland FALLS though.

starman15317
  Jun 20, 2013
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If this happens, then it will be a day 1 for me! This is one of my favorite films. But this is a Studio Canal movie so would they be allowed to release it?

4Dblu
  Jun 20, 2013
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i love Blu-ray I've been waitin' for this
not even day 1 it's more like
LAST NIGHT Lol

Pilgermann
  Jun 20, 2013
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I don't want to get to excited but I like the idea. Wish I had a copy of that projectionist letter for myself!

Doomnaut
  Jun 20, 2013
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oh my god!!! tears! sweet tears!

PBateman87
  Jun 20, 2013
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Yea, now that I think about it, Criterion does post stuff about other movies that don't get a Criterion release, and they usually make hints, teases, clever pictures, etc., when suggesting an upcoming release...this seems way too easy for them.
shafe_41
  Jun 20, 2013
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This makes me hard.

Grethiwha
  Jun 20, 2013
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Whaaaa? I knew Eraserhead was coming up but it didn't even occur to me this might happen. My two favourite Lynch films on Criterion amazing!! If true that is.

eiknarf
  Jun 20, 2013
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Holllllllly shiiiiiit, yesssss!!!!
shane716
  Jun 20, 2013
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YES!!!Finally!!!
David Craig
  Jun 20, 2013
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Day one for me

ambientcafe
  Jun 20, 2013
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@ Dr_Bedlo -- 'The Straight Story' has been released on BD (region A) in Japan, available thru YesAsia.com ... it's pricey tho. I'm hoping it gets a domestic release soon.

Shagadelic
  Jun 20, 2013
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Hell Yeah!!!
Couldn't commit to the UK s.c. release.
better late than never, thank God it's C.C.
Brian81
  Jun 20, 2013
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So happy about this! Was wondering if I should have gone for the StudioCanal disc. If we just ended up with a cheap Universal edition, I'd have wished I'd gone for the StudioCanal. At least with Criterion, we should get something equally nice as far as special features and overall treatment go.

hoytereden
  Jun 20, 2013
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Regarding Criterion:
This will end up as either their worst kept secret or biggest joke on their fans.

@PBateman87
Jennifer Connelly did provide the "Twin Peaks" in Mulholland Falls.
Terrifyer
  Jun 20, 2013
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While I want Mulholland Dr on blu more than anything, i'll remind everyone the last time Lynch was working with CC to do his films a decade ago, someone posted rumors they were doing it. Lynch thought Criterion leaked it and pulled the plug on the deal. Whoever is leaking this news had better pray that doesn't happen.

ShellOilJunior
  Jun 20, 2013
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Best blu-ray news this year. Day 1!

Mr. Joshua
  Jun 20, 2013
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And don't watch the movie on a f*****g phone! LOL!

CandyStalker
  Jun 20, 2013
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I hope they don't pixellate Laura Harring's bush like on the DVD. I want GRAIN!

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repete66211
  Jun 21, 2013
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I just didn't get the excitement for this movie. But there's excitement, so it's obviously a good one to release so I congratulate those who are excited about it.

sygnus
  Jun 21, 2013
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Well if this turns out to be legit and not a big assumption, the next question is "is this the silly censored version he had to settle for or are we being treated like grown ups?"

trapped in a moment
  Jun 21, 2013
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I own the UK version but criterion releases are always welcome.

flyonthewall2983
  Jun 21, 2013
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Now they've posted the picture on their Facebook...

alien2010
  Jun 22, 2013
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Hopefully it'll differentiate from the Region B release, since I was always waiting for Criterion to release this, anyhow I can't wait to see this as Lynch requests it. Both Mullholland Drive and Eraserhead will be very welcome additions to the Criterion label.

Boothill Gunslinger
  Jun 23, 2013
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I absolutely abhorred this movie! Big Pass!!!

sugar_kane
  Jul 11, 2013
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YAY! FINALLY!


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