Sunday, January 8 2012
With the continuing rise of Blu-ray, this year sees a lot of repeat entries. Just because they're here again, however, doesn't mean they're any less special.
Sunday, October 19 2014
This collection of films is significant in illustrating the development of Mack Sennett's contributions to early film comedy and the lasting effects of Sennett and his troupe.
Monday, April 4 2011
New DVD provider RaroVideo USA is coming out of the gate with two lavish Criterion-worthy releases: The Clowns and the Fernando Di Leo Crime Collection. One is nominally "arty" and the other "lowdown", but the lines deserve to be blurred.
Sunday, April 20 2014
Despite tough breaks, happy endings prevail thanks to the intelligence and professionalism of law enforcement.
Monday, September 29 2014
These two box sets offer up key historical examples of the pratfall as high art.
Wednesday, August 27 2014
Flicker Alley's new Blu-ray/DVD combo We're in the Movies: Palace of Silents and Itinerant Filmmaking provides a glimpse into obscure corners of film history.
Friday, February 28 2014
Withering lines, dithering cops.
Friday, November 25 2011
Soviet whippersnappers for progress!
Monday, December 7 2009
AK 100: 25 Films by Akira Kurosawa, The Criterion Collection [$399.00]