Originally Posted by khronikos
They really went back and redid the color timing for Badlands. I think the film is a true testament to how young Malick was because honestly it doesn't hold up very well at all imo. Weak acting, script, and cohesion. The film just resembles an aimless murder thriller that isn't really that realistic or thrilling but has the characteristic Malick sensibility in its infancy. But I do want to see the new transfer. The colder tone makes it quite a bit different.
I have seen some screenshots somewhere on the net and was very impressed.
The ugly grain structure and more realistic color timing looks great (when compared to the dvd).
Oddly, the detail over the dvd isn't jaw-dropping.
Doesn't matter....I have been waiting for this for a long time.EDIT
: Here is where I saw the shots: