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Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020  

Big Trouble in Little China

Studio: Scream Factory

Jan 20, 2020 DVDs Web Exclusive

John Carpenter’s 1986 genre-melding, big budget studio film may have flopped immensely on release, but it’s gone on to become one of the director’s bigger cult hits. More

Konga

Studio: Kino Lorber Studio Classics

Jan 17, 2020 DVDs Web Exclusive

Released in 1961 by the ever-reliable b-movie factory AIP, Konga is your fairly standard, low budget creature feature, but there’s plenty here to keep cheesy cinema fans entertained. More

She (Special Edition)

Studio: Kino Lorber Studio Classics

Jan 15, 2020 DVDs Web Exclusive

She is an underrated, oft-forgotten post-nuke gem from the early ‘80s: it’s impossibly weird, and metal as hell. More

Jan 13, 2020 DVDs Web Exclusive

For Brewster, spending $30 million proves harder than it sounds. More

Holiday

Studio: The Criterion Collection

Jan 10, 2020 DVDs Web Exclusive

Holiday will likely be a bit of a curveball to any fan of the more popular collaborations between its stars, Cary Grant and Katherine Hepburn.  More

Häxan

Studio: The Criterion Collection

Jan 08, 2020 DVDs Web Exclusive

Benjamin Christensen's 1922 silent film Häxan, more than most of its era, still has the ability to shock and surprise audiences with its craft, visual adventurousness, and remarkable depictions of witchcraft and devilry. More

The Daytrippers

Studio: The Criterion Collection

Jan 06, 2020 DVDs Web Exclusive

This debut feature from Greg Mottola—whose next film would come a full decade later in the form of Superbad—was shot on a $50,000 budget, and went on to gross more than forty times that amount in the domestic box office.  More

Zoltan… Hound of Dracula

Studio: Kino Lorber Studio Classics

Jan 01, 2020 DVDs Web Exclusive

Thought plenty have done so, it's unfair to call director Albert Band's 1977 potboiler Zoltan… Hound of Dracula a bad movie, as long as one meets it on its own level. More

Until the End of the World

Studio: The Criterion Collection

Dec 27, 2019 DVDs Web Exclusive

 Total image over-saturation is here, as director Wim Wenders’ film Until the End of the World feared in 1991: our culture is electronic replications upon replication, blotting context until the only context for an image is another image.  More