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LATEST DVD REVIEWS

Rating Movie Review Critic
Matinee

"Shout's solid A/V transfer and set of extras does justice to Joe Dante's underseen classic, made in an era that had only just emerged from omnipresent fear of nuclear annihilation. "

Posted Jan 19, 2018 11:01 AM PST

Jake Cole
Slant Magazine

Brawl in Cell Block 99

"The second home run in a row from director S. Craig Zahler, "

Posted Jan 15, 2018 11:01 AM PST

Rob Vaux
Cinema-stache

Monterey Pop

"D.A. Pennebaker's thrilling account of the greatest of rock festivals looks better than ever on Criterion's new release, with a beefed-up surround-sound remix and a whole new disc of outtake performances. "

Posted Jan 9, 2018 3:01 PM PST

Jake Cole
Slant Magazine

3.5/5 It

"IT boasts an impressive cast of mostly unknowns, a number of good scares, and a successful coming of age angle that results in not just one of the best King adaptations in quite some time, but also one of the best horror flicks of the last several years. "

Posted Jan 8, 2018 1:01 PM PST

Jeff Beck
The Blu Spot

The Apartment

"Arrow's most impressive single-feature release to date bolsters an exceptional A/V transfer with a glut of substantive extras. "

Posted Jan 6, 2018 5:01 PM PST

Jake Cole
Slant Magazine

Pulp

"Mike Hodges's oddball noir Pulp gets a terrific Blu-ray upgrade and a handful of essential new supplements from Arrow Video. "

Posted Dec 22, 2017 1:12 PM PST

Budd Wilkins
Slant Magazine

Brawl in Cell Block 99

"This fiery piece of pulp shrapnel receives a beautifully ugly transfer, along with a handful of negligible supplements. "

Posted Dec 22, 2017 7:12 AM PST

Chuck Bowen
Slant Magazine

3.5/5 Dunkirk

"Dunkirk may be a little shallow when it comes to its characters and narratives, but it more than makes up for it with a thrilling, visceral wartime experience that features stunning direction, gorgeous cinematography, and exceptional special effects. "

Posted Dec 19, 2017 1:12 PM PST

Jeff Beck
The Blu Spot

Silent Night, Deadly Night

"Silent Night, Deadly Night receives a festively colorful 4K restoration and several stockings' worth of supplements from Shout! Factory. "

Posted Dec 15, 2017 6:12 AM PST

Budd Wilkins
Slant Magazine

Général Idi Amin Dada: Autoportrait (A Self Portrait)

"This disturbing documentary portrait of power and delusion gets a satisfying Blu-ray upgrade and a few new extras from the Criterion Collection. "

Posted Dec 12, 2017 6:12 PM PST

Budd Wilkins
Slant Magazine

Election

"America is to this day hell-bent on holding Tracy Flick down. But she will have her revenge, so everyone else better hit the books with Criterion's new edition of Election. "

Posted Dec 12, 2017 1:12 PM PST

Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine

Le samouraï

"The Criterion Collection's new Blu-ray release of Le Samouraï is a thing of beauty. "

Posted Dec 12, 2017 8:12 AM PST

J Hurtado
ScreenAnarchy

Time to Die (Tiempo de morir)

"Film Movement offers Time to Die in a gorgeous 2K transfer, marking a necessary first step in releasing more of Arturo Ripstein's films on Blu-ray. "

Posted Dec 3, 2017 10:12 AM PST

Clayton Dillard
Slant Magazine

Logan Lucky

"Steven Soderbergh's bracingly playful return to cinema is accorded a stunning transfer and little else, though the film itself is more than enough. "

Posted Nov 30, 2017 4:11 PM PST

Chuck Bowen
Slant Magazine

Dead of Night (Deathdream)

"Blue Underground has produced what is likely the ultimate Blu-ray edition of Deathdream, with a 2K restoration and enough extras to satisfy even the film's most diehard proponents. "

Posted Nov 29, 2017 10:11 AM PST

Clayton Dillard
Slant Magazine

Junior Bonner

"Sam Peckinpah's most underrated film receives a good rather than great transfer, with an audio commentary that formidably analyzes the filmmaker's autumnal art. "

Posted Nov 26, 2017 12:11 PM PST

Chuck Bowen
Slant Magazine

The Philadelphia Story

"If The Philadelphia Story proves but one thing to modern audiences, it's that people have been getting drunk and sleeping with strangers the night before their weddings since the dawn of time. "

Posted Nov 24, 2017 7:11 AM PST

Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine

Good Time

"Lionsgate outfits one of the most original American crime films in ages with a gorgeously gnarly transfer. "

Posted Nov 23, 2017 5:11 AM PST

Chuck Bowen
Slant Magazine

The Last Laugh (Der Letzte Mann)

"A beautiful transfer of a revolutionary and emotionally devastating masterpiece of early cinema, with supplements that sort out the film's tangled origin story. "

Posted Nov 22, 2017 4:11 PM PST

Chuck Bowen
Slant Magazine

Le samouraï

"The Criterion Collection has colorfully refurbished Jean-Pierre Melville's nearly abstract masterpiece of cool loneliness. "

Posted Nov 22, 2017 6:11 AM PST

Chuck Bowen
Slant Magazine

Jabberwocky

"Terry Gilliam's hysterical historical farrago gets a ravishing 4K restoration (and a handful of new extras) from Criterion. "

Posted Nov 21, 2017 7:11 AM PST

Budd Wilkins
Slant Magazine

Casa de Lava

"Grasshopper Film's shimmering 2K restoration is a revelatory treatment of this great film. "

Posted Nov 20, 2017 9:11 AM PST

Jake Cole
Slant Magazine

8/10 Rebecca

"Rebecca may also be Hitchcock's most twisted film, and that's saying something for a man who also directed Vertigo, Marnie, and Frenzy. "

Posted Nov 17, 2017 6:11 AM PST

Sarah Boslaugh
PopMatters

Desert Hearts

"This gem of '80s queer cinema receives a stellar Blu-ray treatment, with a trainload of extras to satisfy devotees and newcomers alike. "

Posted Nov 16, 2017 9:11 AM PST

Clayton Dillard
Slant Magazine

La Voce della luna (The Voice of the Moon)

"Never properly released in the States, Federico Fellini's extravagant final film is a charming reminder of a lost giant and a lost style of moviemaking. "

Posted Nov 15, 2017 4:11 PM PST

Carson Lund
Slant Magazine