Alejandro Amenábar’s haunting 2001 film The Others is getting a Criterion Collection 4K Blu-ray release.
About the film
Nicole Kidman stars in the film as Grace, a mother living in a large country estate with her two photosensitive children during World War II. After the arrival of three new servants, Grace becomes convinced the home is haunted.
The Others Criterion 4K Blu-ray features
Along with the 4K Blu-ray disc, there’s also a regular Blu-ray version of the film included.
Special features include:
- New 4K digital restoration, approved by director Alejandro Amenábar, with Dolby Atmos soundtrack
- One 4K UHD disc of the film and one Blu-ray with the film and special features
- Audio commentary featuring Amenábar
- New conversation between Amenábar and film critic Pau Gómez
- New making-of program from Studiocanal UK featuring Amenábar, actors Nicole Kidman and Christopher Eccleston, and producer Fernando Bovaira
- Archival programs about the film’s production, soundtrack, and visual effects, featuring interviews and footage recorded on the set
- Audition footage of actors Alakina Mann and James Bentley and photography from the “Book of the Dead”
- Seven deleted scenes
- English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
- An essay by scholar Philip Horne
The Others Criterion 4K Blu-ray will be released on October 24. You can pre-order it now on Amazon for $64.18.
Photo credit: A scene from The Others.