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The John Frankenheimer Collection (MGM)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 13, 2008
1961-1998, Unrated A few years back, BMW teamed up with David Fincher to create a series of short films for the Internet to spotlight the automaker's cars. High-profile film directors were given  

Absolute Wilson (New Yorker Video)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 13, 2008
2006, Not Rated I was lucky enough to meet avant-garde stage director Robert Wilson (Einstein on the Beach, The Black Rider) recently as he escorted a group of journalists around Los Angeles' AC  

Crossing the Line (Kino)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 9, 2008
2006, Unrated In 1962, 21-year-old U.S. Army private James Joseph Dresnok left his post on the border between North and South Korea, crossed the treacherous, two-mile-long Demilitarized Zone and   

Joshua (20th Century Fox)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 9, 2008
2007, Rated R George Ratliff's supremely sinister film will leave more than a few viewers wary in its wake. An upscale Manhattan couple (Vera Farmiga and Sam Rockwell) and their hyper-intelligen  

The District (Atopia)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 9, 2008
2005, Unrated Pimps, whores, drunks, gangsters, terrorists, corrupt cops and even corrupter politicians rap, dance, fight, cuss, fuck and steal throughout The District -- a wild Hungarian Hip Hop  

Lost: The Complete Third Season (Buena Vista)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 9, 2008
2007, Not Rated Watching Lost places you in a rather toxic relationship. You know you should break it off, but you have so much time invested in it all, you just can't walk away. You've become   

I Am Cuba: The Ultimate Edition (New Yorker/Milestone)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 12, 2007
1964, Not Rated In the early 1960s, a team of Russian filmmakers led by visionary director Mikhail Kalatozov (The Cranes Are Flying) joined forces with Cuban comrades to create cinema at its most  

Interview (Sony)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 12, 2007
2006, Rated R In this remake of the Danish movie by murdered director Theo Van Gogh, Steve Buscemi plays Pierre, a political journalist who in the midst of one of Washington's biggest scandals i  

Manufactured Landscapes (Zeitgeist Films)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 12, 2007
2006, Not Rated This transfixing documentary has an odd construction. It's ostensibly about the meticulously composed panoramic photographs that Edward Burtynsky takes of the world's landscapes  

Monsieur Hire (Kino)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 28, 2007
1989, Rated PG-13 Movie-going is inherently voyeuristic. Its processes mimic the actions of the Peeping Tom: turn down the lights, keep quiet, watch, repeat. Unlike unsuspecting victims of the vo  

Max Mon Amour (Lionsgate)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 28, 2007
1986, Not Rated One of the weirdest movies ever and a cult object because of it, this 1986 deadpan satire about a married, upper-middle-class diplomat's wife (Charlotte Rampling) who has a love   

Scrubs: The Complete Sixth Season (Buena Vista)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 28, 2007
2006, Not Rated With the writer's strike in full swing, the final season of Scrubs will likely come to resemble My Funny Frankenstein, the concluding comic series based on creating a semblance o  

Cities of the Underworld (A&E)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 28, 2007
2007, Not Rated This is a cool show that surprisingly doesn't get the love that other similar shows seem to get in the popular entertainment media. Many people are familiar with how the ancient   

Killer of Sheep: The Charles Burnett Collection (Milestone)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 14, 2007
1977, Not Rated African-American independent filmmaker Charles Burnett receives long-overdue recognition with this regal two-DVD set of his prime works, most notably his masterpiece Killer of She  

The Other Side of the Mirror: Bob Dylan Live at the Newport Folk Festival 1963-1965 (Columbia)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 14, 2007
1963-65, Not Rated By filming the Newport Folk Festival from 1963 through 1965, director Murray Lerner was able to record and preserve Bob Dylan's astonishing growth from a protest singer (1963