Home · Articles · Movies · DVD & TV
 

Winter Soldier and Purlie Victorious


DVD & TV
Not sure what to watch on DVD this week? You could check out the special edition of Smokey and the Bandit, or maybe the unrated director's cut of The Boondock Saints. Or maybe you could watch somethin ...   More
 
Wednesday, May 31, 2006 David Walker

The Seven-Ups


DVD & TV
More often than not, I wonder who decides what films get released on DVD. With recent theatrical releases, of course, it's obvious. Cheaper by the Dozen 2 was just in theaters a few months ago, and, t ...   More
 
Wednesday, May 24, 2006 David Walker

Same Old Stuff


DVD & TV
Unrated! Extended cut! Better than ever!Better than ever?This week marks the release of Crimson Tide, Enemy of the State and Con Air—all of which are now available as unrated extended cuts. The ...   More
 
Wednesday, May 17, 2006 David Walker

The Harder They Come


DVD & TV
Stuart Samuels' documentary Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream screens this weekend at the Northwest Film Center, offering insights into the history surrounding six cult classics (see ...   More
 
Wednesday, May 10, 2006 David Walker

The Sex & Violence Double Feature


DVD & TV
Remember the good old days of home video, when we watched things called VHS tapes (or maybe even Beta) that we rented at the grocery store, on machines that loaded from the top? Back in those days the ...   More
 
Wednesday, May 3, 2006 David Walker

The Gladiators

A subversive anti-war film.


DVD & TV
If you don't pay close attention, you might think that the only thing DVDs are good for is collecting television shows that aired just a few weeks ago, or multiple versions of the crap that was dumped ...   More
 
Wednesday, April 19, 2006 David Walker

Big Girls Don't Cry...They Get Even


DVD & TV
Sometimes a film can perfectly capture a moment in time, embody the zeitgeist in such a way that all can look to it and say, "Yes, yes, this is what it means to be alive today." Maybe you saw the worl ...   More
 
Wednesday, March 1, 2006 Margaret Seiler

The Girl Next Door


DVD & TV
Don't confuse this 1999 documentary with the insipid 2004 comedy of the same name. The latter was a lame-brain ripoff of Risky Business, while the former Girl Next Door is a thought-provoking portrait ...   More
 
Wednesday, February 22, 2006 David Walker

Junebug, Henry Darger


DVD & TV
Two new arrivals on DVD give a pair of overlooked films a chance to be discovered. Junebug is an understated character piece with extremely well-realized details. Madeleine (Embeth Davidtz), the cosmo ...   More
 
Wednesday, January 25, 2006 Aaron Fuller

Hustle & Flow


DVD & TV
Maybe you didn't see writer-director Craig Brewer's Hustle & Flow when it played theatrically because you thought it wasn't your cup of tea. The film, after all, was about a small-time pimp in Memphis ...   More
 
Wednesday, January 18, 2006 David Walker
Top Articles
No articles in this section
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close