Alone Across the Pacific (Taiheyo Hitori-Bochi) – The Masters of Cinema Series #69 (a J!-ENT DVD Review)

Entertaining! Kon Ichikawa’s “Alone Across the Pacific” is a film based on the real life solo trip made by Kenichi Horie from Japan to San Francisco back in 1962.  While a straightforward and predictable film, its execution of flashbacks, character development and beautiful cinematography made this film enjoyable.  “Alone Across the Pacific” is a different kind of Ichikawa film, but […]

City Girl – The Masters of Cinema Series #8 (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“City Girl” looks gorgeous on Blu!  Eureka! strikes gold again with the latest in their Masters of Cinema Series.   © 1930 FOX Film Corporation. All Rights Reserved. TITLE: City Girl – The Masters of Cinema Series #8 DURATION: 90 Minutes BLU-RAY DISC INFORMATION: 1080p High Definition (24 pfs AVC Feature Encode/1:19:1 Original Aspect Ratio), DD2.0, 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audo […]

Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans – The Masters of Cinema Series #1 (a J!-ENT Blu-ray Disc Review)

“Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans” is not only just a F.W. Murnau masterpiece, it’s simply a classic film that is the epitome of a “must-see film”.   The Masters of Cinema Blu-ray release of the film  is the definitive version to own! Simply magnificent! If we had to give a score for this film, then definitely an A+. © 1927 […]