Dec 06, 2017 DVDs Web Exclusive

Grabbing a fire axe, Santa Claus embarks on a Christmas Eve massacre. More

Dec 06, 2017 Music Web Exclusive

The first thing to get out of the way is how insane this 1980 project was from the start: Robert Altman, five years removed from Nashville, was given a big budget to direct a Popeye movie in an era when every movie wasn't descended from a comic.  More

The Newspaperman: The Life and Times of Ben Bradlee

Studio: HBO
Directed by John Maggio

Dec 05, 2017 Cinema Web Exclusive

Bradlee’s impact as an ambassador for the press and the matchless swagger with which he led is chronicled by Bradlee himself.  More

U2

Songs of Experience

Interscope/Island

Dec 05, 2017 Music Web Exclusive

There's not much new musical ground U2 can break and not much new that can be written about one of the most well-known and popular rock bands in history. The band of four has had their ups and downs over a sometimes turbulent career spanning the better part of four decades now.  More

Since You Went Away (Roadshow Edition)

Studio: Kino Lorber Studio Classics

Dec 04, 2017 DVDs Web Exclusive

A gorgeous and tearjerking piece of homefront melodrama, Since You Went Away was producer David O. Selznick’s return to film after a four-year hiatus that followed his back-to-back Best Picture winners, Gone With the Wind and Rebecca. More

Dec 04, 2017 Music Web Exclusive

It's hard to imagine this now, but when Automatic for the People came out 25 years ago in 1992, it was hot on the heels of the previous year's gargantuanly successful Out of Time. "Losing My Religion" was ubiquitous and unavoidable everywhere you went and the anticipation for a new album by the kingpins of the '80s college radio/alternative rock scene turned mainstream stars was at a fever pitch.  More

Dec 01, 2017 Music Web Exclusive

When an artist like Billy Corgan releases music, it immediately faces relentless scrutiny. With The Smashing Pumpkins, he released three albums that shaped the sound of an era regarded by today's youth as sacrosanct.  More

Young Doctors in Love

Studio: Kino Lorber Studio Classics

Dec 01, 2017 DVDs Web Exclusive

By the 1980s, Garry Marshall was a veteran comedy writer and producer, and so he decided to launch his career with Young Doctors In Lovea parody of soap operas. More

The Philadelphia Story

Studio: Criterion

Nov 30, 2017 DVDs Web Exclusive

The story of a flighty, flinty socialite whose wedding weekend is a complicated a love triangle involving her dashing first husband and a salt-of-the-earth reporter, The Philadelphia Story tells a story about class with class, as well as a sharp wit. More