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If you like your cinema to be of the passionate spectacle variety, then the BFI’s new digitally restored version of Abel Gance’s 1927 5½ hour epic Napoleon is definitely for you. It may be ninety years old, but there is still a vibrancy that makes

WIN Akira Kurosawa’s RAN on Blu-Ray

It’s time for the next competition! This week we’re giving away StudioCanal released 4K restoration of Akira Kurosawa’s RAN. Released as part of the 400th Anniversary of William Shakespeare Death, Japanese directing legend re adapts King Lear to the era of feuding states Japan. In

Kurosawa’s Ran (4K Restoration)

Based on Shakespeare’s King Lear, RAN is considered one of the greatest war films of all time and is the final solo masterpiece from legendary Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa. The 30th anniversary 4K release also coincides with the 400th anniversary celebrations of William Shakespeare. AKIRA