Added to the Archives This Week

Michael Fremer positions the complete $21,000 Audio Physic Virgo III surround speaker system into place and then wonders whether "using speakers capable of exceptionally stunning imaging would make sense in a home theater."

For our DVD review this week, Thomas J. Norton reviews Gangs of New York and notes that Scorsese's film "is a visually rich but dramatically uneven epic" that falls a little short in the video and audio transfer departments.