GODZILLA Goes HiDef

January 11, 2009

This past fall, all 28 Godzilla films were broadcast on Japan’s high definition Movie Specialty Channel. Of course, this meant the entire series needed to be remastered for high-def broadcast. Over at SciFi Japan, there’s [click for more]

Restored SLEEPING BEAUTY DVD Screen Shots

October 9, 2008

If you’ve seen the commercials pimping Walt Disney’s DVD and Blu-Ray release of Sleeping Beauty this week, you’ve probably noticed that they’re advertising the film as being fully restored to its original aspect ratio. But [click for more]

Restoring THE GODFATHER

June 9, 2008

Film preservation is not focused solely on rescuing and restoring crumbling black and white films from the earliest days of Hollywood. Preservationists’ sites can be focused on films needing repair from as recent as the [click for more]

NYFF Review: BLADE RUNNER- THE FINAL CUT

September 28, 2007

Although it confused critics and audiences in its initial 1982 release, Ridley Scott’s science-fiction noir Blade Runner remains, a quarter of a century later, not only one of the most important films in the director’s [click for more]