DVD review: The Stendhal Syndrome
If you already own a copy of the Italian release of The Stendhal Syndrome, then whether you consider this new edition to be a worthwhile purchase will be dependent on whether you feel that the price is worth paying for a slightly improved transfer and new bonus materials. If, however, you only own the poor quality Troma or Dutch Film Works releases, then I would definitely recommend this release.
I’ve reviewed Blue Underground’s recent release of Dario Argento’s The Stendhal Syndrome, presented for this first time uncut in North America in this 2-disc special edition, courtesy of DVD Pacific.
Posted: Monday, November 19, 2007 at 1:56 PM
| Comments: 5
| Dario Argento
Yep, classic indeed. One of those odd films that a) I think is fantastic, b) I need to get a copy of, and c) I don't want to watch again any time soon, simply because of the trauma the audience is put through.
Posted by: Baron Scarpia
, November 19, 2007 6:32 PM
Alas, probably one of the last releases from Blue Underground since Bill Lustig is pulling the plug.
Posted by: Phantom, November 19, 2007 9:34 PM
That's not completely true Phantom.They will continue to release stuff but not on a regular basis.
Posted by: Crystal Plumage, November 19, 2007 10:49 PM
I guess this blows the French release out of the water?
Posted by: Avanze, November 21, 2007 7:02 PM
Afraid I haven’t seen the French one, so I can’t comment.
Posted by: Whiggles
, November 21, 2007 7:04 PM
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