Around the time of its first Blu-ray release, Malick teased.
Sep 11, Today, Criterion released “The Tree of Life” on DVD and Blu-Ray, a package that will include a new version of the film 49 minutes longer than the theatrical version.
Intrigued, Criterion made sure the film was part of their deal with Fox.
Director Terrence Malick Author: Chris O'falt. The new extended cut makes the blu-ray a must buy for anyone even remotely interested in Malick's films. While I don't hold this new cut above the original, any fans of The Tree of Life that felt they could use a little more depth to the O'Brien family (and young /5.
Sep 22, This extended cut is all about more. Not in an excessive sense, but in the sense that at one time Malick had planned out the whole of The Tree of Life, but then treated it as a giant block of marble and chipped away, sculpting something else, something more ephemeral. For instance, this fuller version offers more nuance in regards to the parents, particularly the mother, who is more of an Estimated Reading Time: 6 mins.
Sep 15, The Extended Edition of Terrence Malick's 'Tree of Life' premiered at the Venice Film Festival.
At minutes, The Tree of Life is already a substantial movie. The culmination of Estimated Reading Time: 7 mins.
He wanted to rely on that reel again for the new version; the problem was, no one could find it.