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Re: Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)
Posted by Wisconsin Mark on 9/1/2015, 10:55 am, in reply to "Re: Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)"
Although what you describe is definitely pan-and-scan, some films in the late Fifties were composed so as to be projectable in any of three aspect ratios - 1:1.37, 1:1.66, and 1:1.85. This was true of On the Waterfront, and all three versions are included on the Criterion disk of that film, as well as a featurette explaining the issues involved: