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The Untouchables: Season One, Volume One (Paramount)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 23, 2007
1959, Not Rated As The Sopranos reaches its conclusion, it's a useful time to reflect on how important the Mob -- and depictions of criminal violence in general -- has been to the development o  

Comedy of Power (Koch Lorber Films)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, May 23, 2007
2006, Not Rated The classical roots of comedy exist in tragedy and that is exactly what is missing from French master Claude Chabrol's Comedy of Power. This tale, inspired by a true story of cor  

Tim Buckley: My Fleeting House (MDV Visual)

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0 Comments · Wednesday, May 16, 2007
2007, Not Rated Buckley, the handsome Folk/Rock/Jazz/Soul/avant-garde singer/songwriter of the late 1960s/early 1970s, had a mesmerizing, multi-octave voice and introspective, melancholy-tinged   

Twin Peaks: The Second Season (Paramount)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 25, 2007
1990-'91, Not Rated When filmmaker David Lynch wanted to continue on television the surreal, subconsciously pitched exploration of the underside of small-town life that he began in Blue Velvet,   

The Johnny Carson Show (Shout! Factory)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 28, 2007
1955, Not Rated Seven years before Johnny Carson took over The Tonight Show and became the king of late-night television, he had a short-lived prime-time comedy/variety show on CBS. It lasted but  

Color Me Kubrick (Magnolia)

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0 Comments · Wednesday, March 28, 2007
2005, Not Rated This is like a really slight, slapdash version of Borat. John Malkovich has a grand (-standing) old time as he dominates virtually every scene as Alan Conway, a gay, broke British  

Performance (Warner Home Video)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 7, 2007
1970, Rated R This perverse, hallucinatory and way-ahead-of-its-time look at the dark side of Britain's Pop Revolution of the 1960s -- an originally-X-rated flip side to the sexy giddiness of Bl  

Border Radio (Criterion Collection)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 21, 2007
1987, Rated R Allison Anders has directed two of the better movies made about the Rock & Roll lifestyle -- Grace of My Heart and Sugar Town. You can see just how deep her feel for the subject mat  

Blume In Love (Warner Home Video)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 7, 2007
1973, Rated R This is one of the best movies from one of the 1970s' finest and most underappreciated auteurs, Paul Mazursky. But it's a strange movie to release for the first time on DVD as par  

The Best of Hootenanny (Shout! Factory)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 17, 2007
1963-64, Not Rated This ABC television series has a near-mythic status as much because of its back-story as its content. Cashing in on the Folk revival of the time (which in many ways was more po  

Mission Impossible: The Complete First TV Season (Paramount)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 27, 2006
1966, Not Rate By Steve Rosen Now here's something worth getting excited about -- a Mission: Impossible DVD that's not one of the soulless Tom Cruise movies but rather the entire 28-episode fir  

EDWARD R. MURROW: THE BEST OF PERSON TO PERSON (KOCH VISION)

Video and DVD

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 8, 2006
1953-59, Not Rated The boon in DVD releases of archival celebrity/personality interviews by TV talk-show hosts continues with the most historic and important yet -- Edward R. Murrow's Person to