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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.

Sunday, October 7 2007

Part 1 - All Time Classics

Where it all began... how TV became the cultural icon it is today, and the seminal shows that offered audiences a glimpse into the medium’s artistic potential.


Wednesday, November 11 2009

The Prisoner: 'Fall Out'

The Prisoner's unapologetic payoff of surrealism and absurdism heads into that artistic realm where meaning is defined more by resonance than by immediately identifiable relevance.


Monday, November 16 2009

The Prisoner

As soon as Six asks how to get out, at the start of AMC's The Prisoner, you know where he's headed.


Sunday, December 13 2009

The Prisoner: The Complete Series - Blu-ray

The Prisoner: The Complete Series - Blu-ray - A&E [$99.95]

Sunday, October 25 2009

The Prisoner - The Complete Series (1968): Blu-ray

"I am not a number. I am a free man" - Number Six (Patrick McGoohan) It is the line that leads us into every episode,

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