Gorgeous! Cronos Criterion Collection is Coming!


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No longer just a pipe dream, but the real deal. The long talked about Criterion Collection edition of Guillermo del Toro’s Cronos is coming to DVD and Blu-Ray on December 7. Featuring cover art by Mike Mignola (of course), this presentation harbors a bevy of extras. Check them out just past the art.


• New, restored high-definition digital transfer, supervised and approved by director Guillermo del Toro and cinematographer Guillermo Navarro, including optional audio with the film’s original Spanish-language voice-over introduction as well as DTS-HD Master Audio on the Blu-ray edition

• Two audio commentaries, one featuring del Toro and the other producers Arthur H. Gorson and Bertha Navarro and coproducer Alejandro Springall

• Geometria, an unreleased 1987 short horror film by del Toro, finished by the director in 2010, plus a new video interview with him

• Welcome to Bleak House, a video tour by del Toro of his office, featuring his collectibles and personal work

• New video interviews with del Toro, Navarro, and actor Ron Perlman

• Video interview with actor Federico Luppi

• Stills gallery

• Trailer

• New and improved English subtitle translation, approved by del Toro

• PLUS: A booklet featuring an essay by film critic Maitland McDonagh and excerpts from del Toro’s notes for the film

Source: Criterion