• In the Mood for Love - Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

    In the Mood for Love - Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

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    Hong Kong, 1962: Chow Mo-Wan (Tony Leung Chiu Wai) and Su Li-Zhen (Maggie Cheung Man Yuk) move into neighboring apartments on the same day. Their encounters are formal and polite—until a discovery about their spouses creates an intimate bond between them. At once delicately mannered and visually extravagant, Wong Kar Wai’s In the Mood for Love is a masterful evocation of romantic longing and fleeting moments. With its aching soundtrack and exquisitely abstract cinematography by Christopher Doyle and Mark Lee Ping Bing, this film has been a major stylistic influence on the past two decades of cinema, and is a milestone in Wong’s redoubtable career.

    • 4K digital restoration with 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack, both supervised and approved by director Wong Kar Wai
    • One 4K UHD disc of the film and one Blu-ray with the film and special features
    • Documentary from 2001 by Wong, chronicling the making of the film
    • Hua yang de nian hua (2000), a short film by Wong
    • Interview and cinema lesson from 2001 featuring Wong
    • Press conference from the 2000 Toronto International Film Festival with actors Maggie Cheung Man Yuk and Tony Leung Chiu Wai
    • Interview from 2012 with critic Tony Rayns about the soundtrack
    • Deleted scenes with optional commentary by Wong
    • Music video
    • Trailer
    • PLUS: A new essay by novelist Charles Yu