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Thursday, January 7 2010

The Best DVDs of 2009

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.


Thursday, October 11 2007

Part 5 - Beyond the Envelope

The format forced the issue among cult and commercial products. And TV on DVD highlighted the cream of the creative, forward thinking crop.


Reviews

Thursday, July 1 2010

Cop Show, Existential Drama, Comic Period Piece -- That's 'Life on Mars'

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.


Sunday, December 13 2009

Life on Mars: Series 2

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.


Sunday, July 26 2009

Life on Mars: Series One

The show simultaneously manages to be a credible period cop show, a futuristic science-fiction thriller and something of a current social commentary.


Thursday, October 9 2008

Life on Mars: Series Premiere

Harvey Keitel makes a great entrance in Life on Mars. You expect as much, of course, because he's Harvey Keitel. But it is truly great.


Blogs

Thursday, December 16 2010

Life on Mars: The Complete UK Collection

Life on Mars: The Complete UK Collection - Acorn Media [$79.99]


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