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William Gibson: No Maps For These Territories (2003)

William Gibson is a visionary in his own right, and painting him into the reductive sci-fi corner is akin to missing the point of his work.

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10 Feb 2004 // 1:00 AM

Pandemic: Facing AIDS (2003)

Suggests repeatedly that AIDS is brought on by individual actions.

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Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003)

If ever there was a filmmaker made for DVD commentaries, it is Robert Rodriguez.

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10 Feb 2004 // 1:00 AM

In the Cut (2003)

'It's all a series of mistaken identities, and how our thinking is like that, that we think we've seen something, but we actually haven't quite seen it all.'"

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10 Feb 2004 // 1:00 AM

And Now Ladies and Gentlemen (2002)

For Valentin (Jeremy Irons), the thrill of the caper just isn't getting it done any longer.

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	Ben Harper: Live at the Hollywood Bowl [DVD]

Ben Harper‘s appeal lies in the fact that he offers something new, while at the same time offering something familiar and comforting. Without a

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The Shield: The Complete Second Season

Inner city realism wasn’t sellin’. People like to be titillated. —Street muralist, “Scar Tissue” Let’s see what kind of a stand-up guy you

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2 Feb 2004 // 1:00 AM

The Persuaders

Follows the adventures of two millionaire playboys who divide their time between enjoying the good life and fighting crime.

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2 Feb 2004 // 1:00 AM

Thirteen (2003)

As the kids have picked up from every cultural sign around them, sex is a route to adulthood, but it's also an ordeal, a hard test of their young mettle.

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Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country [Special Edition] (1991)

It is a reminder of the power the faded franchise once commanded.

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2 Feb 2004 // 1:00 AM

New Dominion Tank Police (1995)

Who has the right to enforce social control, the Tank Police or the Dai Nippon Gaiken Corporation?"

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2 Feb 2004 // 1:00 AM

Manic (2001)

As Lyle first enters the ward, the film takes on a yellow cast, blurry and skittery under an Aphex Twin track.

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2 Feb 2004 // 1:00 AM

Frisk (1996)

Films about killers are supposed to be disturbing. Is it less disturbing if the killer in question is heterosexual?"

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2 Feb 2004 // 1:00 AM

Fist of the North Star, Volume 5 (1984-1987)

Offers another variant of anime's post-apocalypse theme.

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The X-Files: The Complete Eighth Season

When a television series grows in depth and complexity, more often than not, there's no going back.

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26 Jan 2004 // 1:00 AM

Underworld (2003)

Underworld has more on its mind than matching its throbbing rock soundtrack to action sequences.

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26 Jan 2004 // 1:00 AM

200 Cadillacs (2004)

Elvis' favorite gift was an extravagance most people can only dream about owning: it is estimated that he gave away nearly 200 Cadillac automobiles.

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26 Jan 2004 // 1:00 AM

Lord Love a Duck (1966)

Lord Love a Duck illustrates, with corrosive wit, how the mindless pursuit of status will be the death of us all.

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26 Jan 2004 // 1:00 AM

Jeepers Creepers 2 (2003)

He's a monster, but he's taken completely seriously"

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19 Jan 2004 // 11:00 PM

	U2: Go Home: Live From Slane Castle, Ireland [DVD]

U2’s Unforgettable Night U2 can always be counted on to release a concert DVD of their latest tour. For the Elevation tour, supporting the

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