Feb 23, 2015 DVDs Web Exclusive

The Ramones’ first European television performance shows that the band was still at the height of its powers as the ’70s were coming to a close.


Fellini Satyricon

Studio: Criterion

Feb 22, 2015 DVDs Web Exclusive

A difficult movie by Fellini’s own design.  More

Don’t Look Now Blu-ray

Studio: Criterion

Feb 18, 2015 DVDs Web Exclusive

As a piece of film art, it’s a masterpiece. As a work of storytelling, Don’t Look Now isn’t as clean-cut. More

Watership Down Blu-ray

Studio: Criterion

Feb 13, 2015 DVDs Web Exclusive

Watership Down is a rather faithful adaptation of Richard Adams’ book, as well as a milestone work of independent animation. More

Jan 29, 2015 DVDs Web Exclusive

Helmed by none other than Bill Condon, Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh is full of "gotcha" loud-noise scares so heavy-handed and prevalent they betray the film's at-times' successful atmospheric Southern Gothic tone. More

Supernova Blu-ray

Studio: Shout Factory

Jan 28, 2015 DVDs Web Exclusive

Upon its release in 2000, Supernova had a legendary, infamously rocky production history. Behind-the-scenes creators included uncredited directors Walter Hill  (as Thomas Lee) and Francis Ford Coppolla, coming aboard at different times to "rescue" what studio heads considered a rapidly sinking ship. Just as they did with their jaw-dropping Maniac Cop 3 making-of, Shout Factory's Supernova featurette pulls no punches; the included mini-doc further establishes the company's Scream Factory sub-division releases as valuable slices of genre film history. More

The Palm Beach Story Blu-ray

Studio: Criterion

Jan 26, 2015 DVDs Web Exclusive

Geraldine Jeffers hitches a train to Palm Beach, where she plans to get a divorce and grant her husband, Tom, his financial freedom—and find herself a new, wealthier husband willing to take her as a trophy wife. More

Three Sides Live

Studio: Eagle Rock

Jan 26, 2015 DVDs Web Exclusive

Three Sides Live, reissued here for the first time on Blu-Ray and stand-alone DVD, stands as the ultimate mid-period Genesis show.  More

Safe Blu-ray/DVD

Studio: Criterion

Jan 21, 2015 DVDs Web Exclusive

In Safe, director Todd Haynes and star Julianne Moore created a perfect film, and achieved a collaborative symbiosis for the ages. The sturdy folks at the Criterion Collection heve saved the film from relative obscurity with a pristine renovation and repackaging that highlights an irreproachable artistry and singular vision. More