Three early and stunning yakuza films from the Japanese auteur Takeshi Kitano are offered up in a wonderful Blu-ray collection from BFI.
The 1963 ‘Profumo Scandal’ is told in this 1989 film wonderfully restored in a dual-format, Blu-ray/DVD edition from the BFI.
Paul Verhoeven’s controversial pre-Hollywood film hits Blu-ray in the UK in a beautiful 4K restoration from the BFI.
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.