This new Anniversary Edition of Scarface includes three featurettes (The Rebirth, Acting, and Creating) which can be viewed individually or as one. These are, in essence, a re-editing of Laurent Bouzereau
Al Pacino gives an outstanding performance as Tony Montana, a Cuban immigrant who takes over Miami
Compared to the very poor quality of the previously released, non-anamorphic DVD, this new anamorphically enhanced release exhibits a 2.35:1 picture with improvements in detail and dimension. Color fidelity is very similar to the previous edition, appearing slightly dated, but generally natural. Shimmering details and aliasing problems that were evident in the previous edition are still evident (though not as drastic), and can
I'm a fairly avid home theatre enthusiast and like to keep up on all of the most recent development and progress relating to A/V equipment and digital media. Of all of the publications related to this topic, WSR is the most complete, most thorough, and has become the champion of enthusiasts, such as myself, in fighting for the best possible presentation of audio and video in consumer electronics and broadcast media. In addition to the very informative columns, I am very appreciative of WSR's equipment reviews and its commitment to providing a relatively honest opinion of each product. It's refreshing to see a review that does not conclude with: If you like red LED displays, don't mind just slightly bright and forward sounding gear, and absolutely have to have to have your equipment in a gold-tone color, you should go to your nearest XYZ dealer and give an audition. Itís reviews like this that leave me mystified as to why people even bother reading these other publications. I hope that WSR continues its excellent work.