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'South Park: The Complete 17th Season' Finds Parker and Stone on an Upswing
From the gross-out to the epic, South Park returns to form with a ten-part season with no bad episodes. [23.Oct.14]
'Gorky Park' Is a Cold War Film That Avoids National Stereotypes
This violent murder mystery is atypical among Cold War era films and stands up well today, but this Blu-ray could use a little more "special" in its "features". [23.Oct.14]
'Ghost in the Shell 25th Anniversary Edition' Is a Classic Anime Given Paltry Extras Treatment
Ghost in the Shell remains an excellent milestone in anime, but this barebones release is devoid of the extras that would truly make this edition special. [22.Oct.14]
'Queen: Live at the Rainbow '74': Still Killer Queen, After All These Years
Live at the Rainbow '74 doesn't contain all of Queen's biggest commercial hits, but features some of their heaviest rock from their amazing early days. [21.Oct.14]
'The Vincent Price Collection II' Is a B-Movie Lover's Dream
Vincent Price brought class to everything he did, a quality evident even in the B-movies of The Vincent Price Collection II. [20.Oct.14]
DVD Reviews
This violent murder mystery is atypical among Cold War era films and stands up well today, but this Blu-ray could use a little more "special" in its "features". [22.Oct.14]
From the gross-out to the epic, South Park returns to form with a ten-part season with no bad episodes. [23.Oct.14]
Ghost in the Shell remains an excellent milestone in anime, but this barebones release is devoid of the extras that would truly make this edition special. [21.Oct.14]
Live at the Rainbow '74 doesn't contain all of Queen's biggest commercial hits, but features some of their heaviest rock from their amazing early days. [20.Oct.14]
Vincent Price brought class to everything he did, a quality evident even in the B-movies of The Vincent Price Collection II. [20.Oct.14]
There's hardly enough killer fish action in Killer Fish to keep the film afloat. [19.Oct.14]
The Essential Jacques Demy provides an insightful look inside an auteur who may finally be getting the recognition he deserves. [16.Oct.14]
In its third season, Revenge jumps the shark and drowns slowly afterwards. [15.Oct.14]
Million Dollar Arm is a film that picked the wrong protagonist. [14.Oct.14]
Richard Brooks's adaptation of Elmer Gantry lives and dies on Burt Lancaster's strangest, most unforgettable performance. [13.Oct.14]
Columns
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The Party, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum and Juggernaut give us good clean fun about slavery and brothels. [24.Sep.14]
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