The Best DVDs of 2009 | 7 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM
Let's face it, when the content inside is less than meaningful, how better to market your particular movie than with plenty of digital packaging bells and whistles. Many of our 2009 choices reflect this strategy. Others are great all by themselves.
Part 5 - Beyond the Envelope | 11 Oct 2007 // 6:00 PM
The format forced the issue among cult and commercial products. And TV on DVD highlighted the cream of the creative, forward thinking crop.
Cop Show, Existential Drama, Comic Period Piece -- That's 'Life on Mars' | 1 Jul 2010 // 9:15 PM
Much like Mad Men unapologetically represents the inequalities of its time period, Life on Mars revels in the lack of political correctness that is an ingrained part of contemporary (that is, 1973) society.
Life on Mars: Series 2 | 13 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM
Life on Mars: Series 2 is a prime example of how a TV series should be done. Every element, including the decision to end after 2 series, is meant to add to the show's overall brilliance.