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Josef Krebs Posted: Dec 08, 2008 0 comments
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Terrorism, torture, intrusive surveillance, and a
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Sol Louis Siegel Posted: Feb 23, 2011 0 comments
The Criterion Collection
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The producers of René Clair’s 1931 À nous la liberté sued Charlie Chaplin over the similarities between that film and Chaplin’s 1936 Modern Tim

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Josef Krebs Posted: Dec 07, 2005 0 comments

Film Special Editions

Ben-Hur Collector's Edition (Warner, 4 discs)

Sin City Recut & Extended Edition (Dimension, 2 discs)

The Sound of Music 40th Anniversary Edition (20th Century Fox, 2 discs)

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New Line
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When Anthony Hopkins and Ryan
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Rad Bennett Posted: Sep 05, 2006 0 comments
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The transfers on the three discs here are some of the best
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Josef Krebs Posted: Mar 04, 2007 0 comments
KOCH Lorber
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Is it a joke?
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Ken Korman Posted: Dec 03, 2007 0 comments
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America's fascination with serial kille

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Steve Simels Posted: Feb 03, 2002 0 comments
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Ken Korman Posted: Jun 03, 2011 0 comments

It’s never easy making a film of a great novel. For director Stanley Kubrick, Vladimir Nabokov’s Lolita presented not only the fairly typical challenge of translating a story built around characters’ internal thoughts and feelings but also, in 1962, the task of dealing with a taboo subject. 

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Brandon Grafius Posted: Feb 03, 2006 0 comments
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More than a decade after they first appeared on late-
Geoffrey Morrison Posted: Dec 20, 2010 0 comments

Most 3D TVs have some sort of faux-3D mode that can add a certain amount of depth to a 3D image. For that real 3D, though, you need original 3D content. There's a fair amount out there, but frustratingly, not all of it is available to everyone.

With this guide, we here at S+V will help you navigate the murky waters of the current state of 3D content.


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Mel Neuhaus Posted: Oct 05, 2006 0 comments
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Director Fritz Lang's adaptation of Norbert Jacques
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Marc Horowitz Posted: May 10, 2007 0 comments
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The Queen has many pleasures - not the least
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Marc Horowitz Posted: Apr 05, 2008 0 comments
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With his bad haircut and the 1,000-mile stare fr

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Josef Krebs Posted: Jan 13, 2010 0 comments
I do declare, doesn't this 1939 film look dashing wrapped up in its new set of Blu-ray Discs - its 70th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition, to be precise.