When Knighthood Was In Flower Bluray July 25

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When Knighthood Was In Flower Bluray July 25

PostThu Jun 29, 2017 12:39 pm

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It's official: the new Undercrank Productions restoration of Marion Davies in When Knighthood Was In Flower on Blu-ray/DVD will be released by on July 25. Amazon pre-ordering is not possible, but the Amazon page is live here.

Also available on Amazon on July 25 will be releases of The Bride's Play and Beauty's Worth, released by Undercrank Prods. in association with Ed Lorusso. If you backed Ed's Kickstarters for these two films, I can tell you that the Undercrank DVD edtions have a much higher bitrate and slightly improved sharpness, and also have chapter stops. Also, on The Bride's Play I have reinstated the film's original pink/blue/amber tinting scheme based on tinting slugs in the preservation neg, and on Beauty's Worth I did scene-by-scene exposure correction on most of the film. Ed's backers will be getting a discount code for these titles. Amazon pages for these two DVDs will go live in a couple weeks.

Kudos to all who pledged, supported and worked on these projects!

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Re: When Knighthood Was In Flower Bluray July 25

PostFri Jun 30, 2017 4:59 am

Well, I guess we all know where I stand on Marion Davies films!

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Re: When Knighthood Was In Flower Bluray July 25

PostThu Jul 06, 2017 7:47 am

Any chance any discs will be available for purchase at Capitolfest (maybe through Jack Theakson)?
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Re: When Knighthood Was In Flower Bluray July 25

PostThu Jul 06, 2017 8:19 am

Didn't know there was a "dealers room" at Capitolfest.
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Re: When Knighthood Was In Flower Bluray July 25

PostThu Jul 06, 2017 8:49 am

At least last year there was.
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Re: When Knighthood Was In Flower Bluray July 25

PostThu Jul 06, 2017 2:19 pm

Yes, they started it after Syracuse ended.
There is a very large dealer room there now.

Any chance if sending some discs?
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Re: When Knighthood Was In Flower Bluray July 25

PostThu Jul 06, 2017 6:13 pm

I don't know if this is possible. I can't attend Capitolfest this year and don't know anyone with a table.

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