An underwhelming western whose parts are stronger than its sum featuring Jane Fonda working wonders with a middling role.
This 1976 made-for-TV thriller ages well and is aided by taut direction and slick performance by Peter O’Toole
Two World War I veterans convalesce in a rural English village as they try to overcome their emotional problems in this quiet 1987 film out on Blu-ray Combo Pack from BFI.
Ian McKellen plays Shakespeare’s despotic Richard III in this 1995 film adaptation filled with 20th Century fascist symbolism in what is a gorgeous restoration on Blu-ray +DVD Combo from the BFI.
1991 Chinese cinema epic ‘Farewell My Concubine’ arrives in a barebones Blu-ray Combo pack from the BFI.
Abel Ferrara’s dreamlike film about Pier Paolo Pasolini’s final tragic day alive, Pasolini, is available now on Blu-ray from BFI.
Godard’s stunning study on a woman’s struggle in a man’s world in 12 parts, Vivre sa vie is brought to Blu-ray by the BFI.
The Roberto Rossellini Ingrid Bergman Blu-ray Collection from the BFI charts three of the couple’s films concerning turbulent marriages that would go on to influence generations of filmmakers.
Back to 1942 (一九四二) is a beautifully filmed epic that tells the story of China’s devastating wartime famine in Henan.
Nuclear paranoia permeates the 1961 British sci-fi classic The Day the Earth Caught Fire, back in a 4K restoration on Blu-ray from the BFI.