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Del Toro's Cronos Criterion Blu-ray Coming Soon

Posted June 25, 2010 05:45 AM by Juan Calonge

CriterionYesterday, director Guillermo del Toro attended the 36th Annual Saturn Awards and gave a 20-minute impromptu interview backstage. After the interview finished, Del Toro revealed off-camera to Collider's Steve Weintraub that the Criterion Collection is going to release a Blu-ray of his feature debut, Cronos.

No edition details are available at this time, But Del Toro said that the BD will include a 15-minute documentary on his now-famous Man Cave.

The whole interview is highly recommended for any fans of this filmmaker, or of fantasy and horror cinema in general.

Guillermo del Toro Talks THE HOBBIT, HELLBOY 3, FRANKENSTEIN, AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS, SATURN AND THE END OF DAYS from ColliderVideos on Vimeo.




Source: Collider | Permalink | United States [Country settings]

News comments (22 comments)



nazdar
  Jun 25, 2010
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this is a great film; it will be a great moment for many people, I'm happy to see a jump from VHS "hen's tooth " to wide release; and BD! I'm happy. Different

deadhatetheliving
  Jun 25, 2010
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Finally Criterion gets a real movie. Will pick this up. Hopefully Del Toro's Devil's Backbone get a blu release Criterion or not.

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repete66211
  Jun 25, 2010
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@dead: What makes this a "real movie"? Criterion has some pretty obscure titles in their collection, but are movies like Walkabout, M, Ride with the Devil, Stagecoach, etc. not "real movies"?

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thedarkangel1975
  Jun 25, 2010
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I agree dead. love that movie and cannot wait to pick up Kronos!
Deke Rivers
  Jun 25, 2010
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the loud mooks in the background made it very hard to listen to this interview

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Ator the Invincible
  Jun 25, 2010
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Nice! Del Toro had mentioned awhile back that Cronos was being prepared for blu, but I had no idea it was going to be a Criterion release. They've yet to let me down. This made my day.

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Rob71
  Jun 25, 2010
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Love this movie. I have been recommending it to friends for years. I'm glad to get a Criterion release of it on Blu-ray.

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manicsounds
  Jun 25, 2010
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This was announced by Crit a while back in one of their newsletters. I'm still wondering if it will be this year....
eco10530
  Jun 25, 2010
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Looking forward to seeing Cronos on blu...and by the way Ride with the Devil is an amazing film...can't believe it took me this long to finally see it...bit I'm glad it was a criterion release.

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aeric_7734
  Jun 25, 2010
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Pretty much one of my favorite Del Toro films, up there with Pan's Labyrinth easily.

Minimejer05
  Jun 25, 2010
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Will be checking this out. Never saw it.

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devilnamedBuena
  Jun 25, 2010
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Will not hesitate to buy this.

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Octavio
  Jun 25, 2010
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Excellent news, can't wait to get this title, Cronos, is a wonderful movie. Thank you Criterion!

Now what about releasing on Blu-ray "El espinazo del diablo" (The Devil's Backbone) and the Director's Cut of "Mimic". I am not sure about who owns the rights for "Mimic" if Disney or The Weinstein's, since it was released by Dimension Films, probably The Weinstein's (not a good thing, I guess). The rights for "The Devil's Backbone" belongs to Sony as far as I know.
the blob
  Jun 25, 2010
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Finally some more word on this! This is one of my most anticipated releases and one of my favourites. I sold my Lions Gate DVD a long time ago when it was going for silly money, expecting a re-release somewhere and it looks like it'll be worth the wait, especially as that release was pretty poor with it's HoH subs only.

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jacobb1313
  Jun 25, 2010
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A severely underrated film! An anticipated upgrade over my cropped-to-1.33:1 old laserdisc. Happy to see more unique arthouse outings like this, Summer Hours and Ride With the Devil making its way into the Criterion Blu catalogue.

esko1
  Jun 25, 2010
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Great interview. Cant wait for the release of this movie, day one for me.

boz55
  Jun 26, 2010
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Will get love Del Toro's other movies!
Daytripper
  Jun 26, 2010
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Please PLEASE release "The Devil's Backbone" on BD soon! One of my all-time favorite films. Just beautiful!

Captain Rex Kramer
  Jun 26, 2010
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A pretty cool film. Looking forward to this one.
IrViNiAnO
  Jun 26, 2010
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man...i just started reading frankenstein again...and to here guillermo del toro might be doing a film adaptation is awesome... if theres someone who can do frankenstein right its del toro

zedd_117
  Jun 26, 2010
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After watching this I'd just like to hang out with Del Toro. Just watch and see you he handles so much! Looking forward to whatever project he has coming out next.
mredman
  Jun 27, 2010
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would really like to see the directors cut of MIMIC on blu ray


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