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The Quiet Man Blu-ray

Posted October 29, 2012 03:46 PM by Webmaster

Olive FilmsOlive Films have revealed that they are planning to bring to Blu-ray director John Ford's The Quiet Man (1952), starring John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara and Barry Fitzgerald. Recently restored in 4K from the original nitrate negative, the film will be available for purchase in January, 2013.

Special Features:
  • Printed Booklet: Joseph McBride on The Quiet Man (15 to 20 pages) Adapted from his biography: Searching For John Ford
  • The Making of The Quiet Man (28 minutes, 1992) Written and hosted by Leonard Maltin Includes interviews with Michael Wayne, Toni Wayne LaCara and Andrew V. McLaglen



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News comments (29 comments)



pianoman2112
  Oct 29, 2012
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absolutely fantastic news!

Atreyu
  Oct 29, 2012
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Yes, day one for me.

bondfooll
  Oct 29, 2012
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It would be great if they release the Cary Grant films Republic has the rights to. (That Touch of Mink, Indiscreet, Father Goose, etc.)

vanscottie
  Oct 29, 2012
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Eh I own it on DVD, I've seen it once in 4 years, nothing to own

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blokhed
  Oct 29, 2012
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Vanscottie, if you own the DVD, you know it's got the ugliest transfer in the history of good movies on DVD. No hyperbole. If you even remotely like the movie, "4K restoration" should have perked you up. I guess you don't like the movie.

SpartanIre
  Oct 29, 2012
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YES!!!!!!!!!

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The Great Artiste
  Oct 29, 2012
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I hope they restore it properly. The DVD and TV versions are the ugliest 3-strip Technicolor presentation I've ever seen.

Sky_Captain85
  Oct 29, 2012
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Awesome artwork. I only know this film through E.T., though.
cjamescook
  Oct 29, 2012
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They have a nitrate negative for a film from 1952? Huh?

yhzmr
  Oct 29, 2012
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My introduction to Ford and the Duke. Absolutely day one purchase for me.
RICKBONDOO7
  Oct 29, 2012
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yes finally !!!!!! thank you olive !! i knew it was comming as soon as i bought rio grande. can't wait !! old republic dvd was terrible quality. i sold it long ago. 4k sounds great ! i'm sure it will be a 100% improvement. cover looks excellent. nice artwork. hope it has slipcase like my other olive classics. rio grande, johnny guitar, high noon, invasion of the body snatchers. thanks olive keep up the great work !!!!!

Vince918
  Oct 29, 2012
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Homeric! St. Patrick's Day hasn't been the same, since I can't abide the DVD.

ShellOilJunior
  Oct 29, 2012
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This is great news! My Dad loves John Wayne, too and I can't wait to watch this with him.
blufan39
  Oct 29, 2012
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This is absolutely fantastic news. Wondered who had the rights to this. I haven't even seen it on TCM for a couple of years. Wish it was out before Christmas. Thank you Olive!
Peter McM
  Oct 29, 2012
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Great news! Now--if they'd only do "Donovan's Reef"...

dmarvin
  Oct 29, 2012
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Splendid artwork! Can't wait to own this. Very happy with my other 2 Olive purchases (High Noon and Invasion of the Body Snatchers '56). Very happy they are including the making-of hosted by Maltin on this (just like they did for High Noon's release).

grundy
  Oct 29, 2012
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Day one

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Monty70
  Oct 30, 2012
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A must have BD for fans of classic cinema.
ckyrico
  Oct 30, 2012
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I agree, this was one of the worst DVD releases of a beautiful classic I've ever seen, and I'm psyched to see it restored and properly remastered! Day one.
Paulo Elias
  Oct 30, 2012
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I am again frustrated that only Olive is issuing films that I was longing to get back in high quality video (Quiet Man is surely one of the worst looking DVDs ever), but the studio neglects to make the decision to issue subtitles. While these are not so important to many people, they are radically essential to me and my family. I have already declined to buy two of Olive releases, which were important to my collection and it seems that I am on the verge of declining yet another one!
Dalgarnif
  Oct 30, 2012
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Day one purchase for me! Have waited so long for this. Had the VCR and DVD which were abysmal prints and unworthy of purchase.

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Pirate King
  Oct 30, 2012
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A great film... I already have an empty space waiting. Thanks Olive!!

GetReel82
  Oct 30, 2012
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Can't wait to see 'The Quiet Man' as it was meant to be seen! Too bad Maureen O'Hara's insightful commentary won't be included; for this reason, I'm keeping my Republic Pictures DVD.
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Eggsalad
  Oct 31, 2012
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Impetuous. Homeric!

Jimmy W
  Oct 31, 2012
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Hope Olive does it justly! Gotta have it on Blu.

CobraComander
  Oct 31, 2012
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Day One!

EPOCH
  Oct 31, 2012
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I was named after this movie....( My Name is Shawn )

BluBee
  Oct 31, 2012
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Can't wait to see red-haired Maureen O'Hara appear herding her sheep in restored 1080p! It's about time the Queen of Technicolor and The Duke were presented properly in this magical film. I own the book about the making of this film (The Complete Guide to the Quiet Man, by Des McHale). Time to re-read it and then pop in the Blu-ray on day one.
ragarla007
  Nov 17, 2012
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I've been waiting a long time for this! Absolutely Day One!!


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