Excerpt: Yeah, the restoration is superb..Great movie (tho I prefer Jesus Of Nazareth better)..Audio drops out on some parts of the movie..thats why I gave it a 4...But the PQ is amazing for a 50 year old movie...Colors are outstanding and flesh tones accurate..
Excerpt: King of Kings has a majestic and inspiring music score by the great Miklos Rozsa, and it sounds spectacular on this disc. The movie itself was just so-so for me as a piece of drama. It's very stiff, which I think comes from problems with the script and the direction. Jeffrey Hunter, who later gained fame as Captain Christopher Pike in Star Trek, does a good enough job, and I found the Sermon on the Mount to be inspiring, but overall to me this was much less effective as...
Excerpt: 50 years old now - the movie looks on Blu-Ray fantastic, like a new movie experience!!! The picture quality is magnificent!!! Great: the blu-ray is codefree and contains a german soundtrack. Not so great: the blu-Ray contains only few minutes bonus-features. To bad they didn't add more Making-Of or audio-Commentary with still living actress like Rita Gam etc.
Excerpt: This movie looked great! awesome! simply stunning! that was 5 damn years after The Ten Commandments was made! I'd have to say both movies on blu-ray are simply classics! this is what HD is for!! keep restoring classics, mofoey!! =D we will never be sorry to check anymore classics out in the near future I bet!! Thumbs up!!
Excerpt: This has always been one of my favorites. The DVD version was spectacular but this new Blu Ray version beyond the spectacular. The colors are deep and rich, the overally picture quality is magnificent. Now too bad MGM /Fox didn't provide the same care for "Greatest Story.
Excerpt: Magnificent restoration, Magnificent movie. Well done Warner. This is what the "Sound of Music" should have looked like color and contrast wise. A great pity about the power lines in the wilderness, they could easily have been digitally removed.