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Howard Hughes: The Real Aviator (2004)

Howard Hughes: The Real Aviator focuses on the man's contributions to and obsessions with aviation.

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15 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

Garfield: The Movie (2004)

If Garfield's non-animated creatures lack distinction (what you might call 'edge'), it should be remembered that it is intended for small children.

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Bridget Jones’s Diary: Collector’s Edition (2001)

Speaking of her star, Renée Zellweger, Maguire is appropriately besotted: 'You can see what she brought to Bridget. She's got this fantastic warmth and this permanent confusion on her face.'"

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8 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

Angel: Season Four

In the season overview, Joss Whedon asserts that he wanted this season to be 'operatic'. It was that.

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8 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

The Stepford Wives (2004)

Director Frank Oz asserts, 'There is no such a thing as Stepford. Stepford is in the mind.'"

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8 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

The Nutty Professor (1963)

We come to see the film itself is the formula, making impossible Buddy Loves of us all.

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8 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

Mulholland Falls (1996)

Mulholland Falls resembles an episode of Law & Order with funny hats.

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Hooked: The Legend of Demetrius “Hook” Mitchell (2004)

'I mean, this guy,' says Master P. 'He used to jump over cars.'"

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8 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

The Grissom Gang (1971)

Like his characters, Robert Aldrich went for broke, taking his audiences on a thrill ride that could be thoughtful and hair-raising at the same time.

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8 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

Best of the Best (1989)

Dude, it's Eric Roberts. And he's the better of the two actors. It ain't happening.

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Barbershop: DVD Collector’s Set (2002/2004)

The Barbershop movies focus their energies on familial feelings and communal inclinations, and Cedric's wily jokes.

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	The Marshall Tucker Band: The Marshall Tucker Band Live From the Garden State 1981

“YeeeHaaw”. The good ol’ country boys are back to make some foot-stomping, Southern-fried rock of the down-south, sweet home Carolina variety. Pull out your white

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	The Flatlanders / Susan Tedeschi / Robert Earle Keen / Steve Earle: Live from Austin TX [CD and DVD

Live from Austin TX was first broadcast as a 30-minute segment on the acclaimed television show Austin City Limits, a program that initially aired as

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1 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

Stargate SG-1: Season 7

Colonel O'Neill's principal interest is neither exploration nor humanitarian support, but the search for novel weapon technologies.

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1 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

Harsh Realm

Harsh Realm lacks sci-fi gadgetry, set in shantytowns where people have handguns and old hoopty cars that look like prime candidates for Pimp My Ride.

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1 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

Walking Tall (2004)

Kevin Bray sees his Walking Tall as a series of fight sequences, a simplification that leaves it open to interpretation as a barometer of our political climate.

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1 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

Unprecedented: The 2000 Presidential Election (2003)

Under these conditions, the film suggests, another Florida is not only likely, but probable.

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The Untouchables: Special Collector’s Edition (1987)

It's a story of a (nearly lone) lawman standing up against the bad guys, replete with a High Noon type showdown.

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1 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

Michael Moore DVD Collector’s Set (2004)

Bowling for Columbine's most effective device is Moore's own lack of answers; he sets up argument after argument, only to see each one crumble in the face of evidence and reality.

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1 Nov 2004 // 12:00 AM

National Lampoon Presents: Dorm Daze (2003)

Plays like the last two minutes of all the worst episodes of Frasier stitched together.

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