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Rad Bennett Posted: Jan 04, 2008 0 comments
New Line
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Hairspray has quite an enduring and endearing his

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Mike Mettler Posted: Jul 27, 2009 0 comments

Is he or isn't he? That's the question at the heart of Series 1 (2006-07) of the highly stylized British cop drama Life on Mars (later adapted for a 17-episode U.S. run). Is Detective Sam Tyler (John Simm) mad, bad, or dangerous to know - which is to say, is he delusional, disjointed, or actually in a coma imaging Manchester circa 1973?

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Josef Krebs Posted: Jul 14, 2011 0 comments

Who would’ve thought in 1985 that Brazil would predict the state of both Britain and America in 2011?

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Marc Horowitz Posted: Feb 03, 2006 0 comments
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Michael Cimino's seminal 1978 film about the Vietna
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Geoffrey Morrison Posted: Apr 03, 2011 0 comments

First with the just-released Diamond Edition of its 1942 classic, Bambi, and now with Tron: Legacy, Disney is including a Blu-ray bonus called Disney Second Screen. After downloading an app to your iPad or laptop computer, you enable the program in the disc's menu. The iPad/laptop now plays special features to coincide with your viewing of the Blu-ray on TV.

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Ken Korman Posted: Nov 09, 2006 0 comments

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Sol Louis Siegel Posted: May 21, 2007 0 comments
The Criterion Collection
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Jean-Pierre Melville&#
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Mike Mettler Posted: Apr 05, 2008 0 comments
20th Century Fox
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"The Americ

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Jamie Sorcher Posted: Mar 25, 2003 0 comments
If you consider today's monstrous megaplexes and their too-salty popcorn to be cinematic sacrilege, take heart.
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Ken Korman Posted: Apr 03, 2006 0 comments
Lions Gate
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Writer/director Andrew Niccol's Lord of Wa
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Eric Alt Posted: Oct 28, 2011 0 comments

We know. . . Halloween movie rentals can be as tired and well-worn as the costumes. How many Draculas do you think you're going to see? How many Freddy Kruegers? How many Jason Vorheeses? If you're tired of seeing them hogging the punchbowl, why are you still cramming them into your DVD and Blu-ray player every year? This All Hallow's Eve, get creative and infuse some fresh blood into your horror viewing routine. Read on for some ideas.

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Josef Krebs Posted: Nov 09, 2006 0 comments
This is the first Disney HD title I've viewed, and sadly it wasn't a particularly auspicious launch. On standard-definition DVD Eight Below seemed fine, but with the higher resolution of Blu-ray, there just doesn't seem to be enough detail.
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Brandon Grafius Posted: Jul 15, 2007 0 comments

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Michael Gaughn Posted: May 31, 2008 0 comments
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With serial killers all the rage (in both fiction and reali

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Josef Krebs Posted: Nov 06, 2005 0 comments
Experimental Cinema of the 1920s and '30s Kino
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