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Mike Mettler Posted: Mar 03, 2010 0 comments

To disregard the hi-fi end of what we do is wrong," says Tom Petty of his decision to include a Blu-ray Disc with 62 live tracks mixed in 5.1 as part of the Deluxe Edition of his career-spanning boxed set with the Heartbreakers, The Live Anthology (Reprise). That edition, is impressive indeed.

Mike Mettler Posted: Jan 02, 2010 0 comments

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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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Is he or isn't

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Mike Mettler Posted: Jun 01, 2009 0 comments
As someone once said, "I see that we meet again." Here we are, 40 years after Woodstock, the festival you were recruited to record onsite.
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Mike Mettler Posted: May 31, 2009 0 comments
Reprise (10 Blu-ray Discs)
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"FUCK THE AUDIENCE." So say
Mike Mettler Posted: Apr 19, 2009 0 comments
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Where there's smoke, there's fire.
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Mike Mettler Posted: Mar 04, 2009 0 comments

So after 6 or 7 years of work, Christmas on Mars (Warner Bros.) is finally here. And it isn't "just" a holiday film, it's what I'm calling a fable for the sci-fi generation. It's a fable of hope for the sci-fi generation, yes. Is there a sci-fi generation?

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