Jesse Hassenger
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//Features

The 'Steven Spielberg Director's Collection' Captures a Critical Period in the Director's Career | 18 Jan 2015 // 11:00 PM

Universal Pictures, distributors of the eight-film Steven Spielberg Collection on Blu-ray, is uniquely positioned to offer a long view of Spielberg's career.

Movies 2011: Out of the Past | 18 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

Super 8, The Muppets, and some of the other great movies of 2011 owe plenty to movies of the past. And they pull off a neat trick too: they're as vivid and delightful as your memories of those movies.

//Columns

Jim Carrey's Brilliant Dark Side | 12 Apr 2011 // 5:00 PM

The Cable Guy and I Love You Phillip Morris show what Jim Carrey is capable of when no one is watching.

//Reviews

'Odd Man Out' and 'The Lady From Shanghai' Set the Stage for Carol Reed's 'The Third Man' | 18 Jun 2015 // 9:10 PM

These two movies can be seen as cinematic cousins of Carol Reed's The Third Man, sharing some lineage while nonetheless carving out their own idiosyncratic identities.

Michael Mann Delves Into Digital Video With the Underwhelming 'Blackhat' | 15 Jun 2015 // 9:10 PM

Globe-trotting and often ridiculous, Blackhat plays like a dour, withholding installment of Mission: Impossible.

//Blogs

The Complete Monty Pythons Flying Circus: Collectors Edition Megaset | 7 Dec 2009 // 6:32 AM

The Complete Monty Pythons Flying Circus: Collectors Edition Megaset - A&E Home Video [$159.99]

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Ten Great Criterion Titles: What to Watch and Why

// Short Ends and Leader

"As the Criterion Collection's ever-growing roster shows, there are simply too many great pictures out on home video to know what to do with.

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