BLU-RAY DISC REVIEW – ROSEMARY’S BABY (1968)

Roman Polanski made his American debut with “Rosemary’s Baby,” a slow-burn of a thriller that started a filmmaking trend throughout the 1970s with themes about the supernatural and black magic. The director was already known throughout Europe for his exquisitely manufactured work in “Repulsion” and “Knife In The Water,” but American audiences were unprepared for the auteur’s creative and highly stylistic approach for generating suspense. A straightforward plot concerning a young woman’s suspicions of her husband and neighbours is made into an unsettling and often mind-bending trip through paranoia and terror. Part of the radical filmmaking techniques growing at theā€¦ More…