Newsletter - FOR THE WEEK

OF July 19th, 2010

  This Week's Highlights
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Seven Samurai [Blu-ray] (Akira Kurosawa, 1954) Criterion

The Darjeeling Limited [Blu-ray] (Wes Anderson, 2007) Criterion

Alien Anthology [Blu-ray] - 20th Century Fox

The Rocky Horror Picture Show [Blu-ray] (Jim Sharman, 1975) 20th Century Fox

Moulin Rouge! [Blu-ray] (Baz Luhrmann, 2001) 20th Century Fox

Romeo and Juliet [Blu-ray] (Franco Zeffirelli, 1968) 20th Century Fox

The Last of the Mohicans [Blu-ray] (Michael Mann, 1992) 20th Century Fox

The Sound of Music Limited Edition Collector's Set [Blu-ray] (Robert Wise, 1965) 20th Century Fox

American Beauty [Blu-ray] (Sam Mendes, 1999) Dreamworks Video

Spirits of the Dead [Blu-ray] (Federico Fellini, Louis Malle + Roger Vadim, 1968) RB UK Arrow Films

Iron Man 2 [Blu-ray] (Jon Favreau, 2010) Paramount

Twilight Zone: Season One [Blu-ray] - Image Entertainment

Sex and Lucia [Blu-ray] (Julio Medem, 2001) Palm Pictures

That Evening Sun [Blu-ray] (Scott Teems, 2009) Image Entertainment

The Peacemaker [Blu-ray] (Mimi Leder, 1997) Dreamworks Video

Sword Masters: All Men Are Brothers [Blu-ray] (Cheh Chang + Ma Wu, 1975) Well Go USA

Assault Girls [Blu-ray] (Mamoru Oshii, 2009) Well Go USA

The Living Wake (Sol Tryon, 2007) Breaking Glass Pictures

Puppet Master [Blu-ray] (David Schmoeller, 1989) Wizard Entertainment

Five K One [Blu-ray] (Dionciel Armstrong, 2010) Royalty Records

The Phantom [Blu-ray] (Paolo Barzman, 2009) Rhi Entertainment

Rock & Rule (25th Anniversary Edition) [Blu-ray] (Clive A. Smith, 1983) Unearthed Films

Legend of the Black Scorpion [Blu-ray] (Xiaogang Feng, 2006) Weinstein

Black Christmas [Blu-ray] (Bob Clark, 1974) Weinstein Company

Suck [Blu-ray] (Rob Stefaniuk, 2009) E1 Entertainment

Professor Layton and the Eternal Diva [Blu-ray] (Masakazu Hashimoto, 2009) RB UK Manga Home Entertainment

The Firm [Blu-ray] (Sydney Pollack, 1993) RB UK Paramount Home Entertainment

Black Death [Blu-ray] (Christopher Smith, 2010) RB UK Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

22 Bullets [Blu-ray] (Richard Berry, 2010) RB UK Anchor Bay Entertainment

Demons (Lamberto Bava, 1985) R2 UK Arrow Video

Obsession (Brian De Palma, 1976) R2 UK Arrow Video

The Time That Remains (Elia Suleiman, 2009) R2 UK Drakes Avenue

Undertow (Javier Fuentes-León, 2009) R2 UK Axiom Films

The Lacemaker (Claude Goretta, 1977) R2 UK Arrow Video

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ONE VOICE (not Ellsworth Monkton Toohey): This week the Ozu Collection from BFI in Blu-ray was the most important group of releases. To see Late Spring, Tokyo Story, The Only Son and Early Summer. To revisit these films in your home theater looking so filmic and larger-than-life was almost as rewarding as seeing them for the very first time. No cinephile collection should be without and they include SD versions and What Did the Lady Forget? and The Brothers and Sisters of the Toda Family. Everything else seems so insignificant.
Bong Joon Ho's Mother has a new Blu-ray transfer from Magnolia with a stellar grouping of supplements. Brian cover Jessica Hausner's Lourdes and it appears to be a worthwhile film to enjoy in 1080P. Also BFI's Diana Dors Double Bill has some vintage laughs. Galaxy of Terror is pure trash but the early 80's camp value is top shelf from the producer known as the King of the Bs. A little more exploitive and this would fit somewhere in Grindhouse. Gregory has given us solid overview of Deanna Durbin: The Music and Romance Collection and proven that The Basketball Fix is no noir. Eric, working overtime, has exposed us to intriguing 70's sci-fi romp Anna to the Infinite Power as well as a pair of neck-biting flics from Jean Rollin; Shiver of the Vampire and the more highly lauded Requiem For a Vampire. We don't want to forget Ken Loach's Black Jack as another treat this week.


Anna to the Infinite Power - Based on a young adult novel by Mildred Ames, ANNA TO THE INFINITE POWER plays largely like one of those nifty seventies TV movies - the cast comes mainly from television - with a somewhat healthier budget (the more light-hearted THE HIDEAWAYS - the feature adaptation of E.L. Konigsburg's novel "From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler" is the closest equivalent I can think of). Where the film fails is in the family drama part of the plot. Although the strained relationship between siblings Anna and Rowan (who regrets telling his mother that the only reason he loved Anna was because he believed she was his sister) at the core of the film is moving, the parents split up and come back together conveniently for the plot (the husband isn't given much to do while the mother never comes across as entirely sympathetic). DVD Release Date: April 27th, 2010

Diana Dors Double Bill BD - Is Your Honeymoon Really Necessary? never really answers its own question, but has no difficulty delivering laughs in full measure. U.S. officer Laurie Vining (Bonar Colleano) hopes to spend a romantic honeymoon in London with new bride Gillian (Diana Decker). Unfortunately, Vining's former wife Candy (Diana Dors) flounces into view, claiming that their divorce is invalid. My Wife's Lodger - Upon returning home from six years of military service, Roche has an unpleasant surprise awaiting. His house now resembles a circus. Dwyer, a lodger who is loved by all, becomes Roche's chief adversary. After getting drunk, Roche learns that he's inherited a Texas ranch. Dwyer is also revealed to be a crook. It's not much of a farce, but the energy of the ensemble partly makes up for the film's lack of coherence and taste. Blu-ray Release date: June 21st, 2010

Alice Goodbody - Bubbly waitress Alice Goodbody's (Sharon Kelly) dreams of stardom seem to be coming true when she catches the eye of Myron (Daniel Kaufman) the assistant production manager on Massive Pictures' musical of JULIUS CAESAR (seemingly a spoof of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR - the marquee of which is prominently visible in one of the guerilla-shot LA street scenes - with the title song "Julius Caesar, Crowd Pleaser"). DVD Release Date: August 17th, 2010

Mother BD - The Host director Bong Joon Ho presents a different kind of monster in a searing, subversive mystery thriller that rips through the facade of small-town Korea. Veteran actress Kim Hye Ja delivers a commanding performance as the devoted mother who goes to desperate extremes to protect her mentally disabled son, played by popular actor Won Bin (Taegukgi) appearing in his first film in five years. Premiering at the Cannes Film Festival, Mother opened in Korea to blockbuster reception, proving to be another commercial and critical hit for Bong. Magnolia Blu-ray Release date: July 20th, 2010

Requiem For a Vampire - Two girls disguised as clowns have broken a convict associate out of prison. When he is shot during a car chase, they abandon the vehicle and their disguise and take off on foot. After using their wits and their figures to steal food and escaping being buried alive in a cemetery, they eventually find themselves in a remote castle inhabited by a clan of vampires. If not for the abundant nudity (and a sadistic, red-tinted sequence of the vampires attacking women in chains), this lyrical film would make an ideal companion piece to the Czech fantasy VALERIE AND HER WEEK OF WONDERS or even Rollin's underrated TWO ORPHAN VAMPIRES. Encore Entertainment DVD Release Date: October 13th, 2005

Early Summer BD - The Mayima family is seeking a husband for their daughter, Noriko, but she has ideas of her own. Played by the extraordinary Setsuko Hara, Noriko impulsively chooses her childhood friend, at once fulfilling her family's desires while tearing them apart. A seemingly simple story, it is among the director’s most emotionally complex—a nuanced examination of life's changes across three generations. Another enduring Ozu classics. Blu-ray Release Date: June 21st, 2010

What Did the Lady Forget? - Yasujiro Ozu followed his first talkie, The Only Son, with this nuanced 1937 comedy about a henpecked medical school professor who makes up a story for his wife so he can sneak off with his freethinking niece for a holiday. The professor's subterfuge is discovered, which has complex emotional consequences; few critics have noted the rage and rebellion that crop up in Ozu's work, and he's masterful in showing how such feelings are worked out in the context of family. More conventional and commercial than its predecessor, this feature is also uncharacteristic of Ozu in its sharp satire of the rich (its trendy banter and lighthearted boozing suggest The Thin Man as a possible influence). BFI Release Date: June 21st, 2010

Lourdes BD - Christine has been confined to a wheelchair for most of her life. In order to escape her isolation, she makes a journey to Lourdes, the iconic site of pilgrimage in the Pyrenees mountains. She wakes up one morning seemingly cured by a miracle. The leader of the pilgrimage group, a handsome 40-year-old volunteer from the Order of Malta, begins to take an interest in her. She tries to hold on to this newfound chance for happiness, while her cure provokes envy and admiration... Blu-ray Release date: July 12th, 2010

Deanna Durbin: The Music and Romance Collection - Universal's beloved singing sensation receives the full star treatment with this five-disc set. In "Mad About Music" (1938), vain movie star Gail Patrick decides she wants to forget about daughter Deanna Durbin, so she sends her to a Swiss boarding school. Songs include "I Love to Whistle." Then, smitten with journalist Melvyn Douglas, teenager Deanna ignores former beau Jackie Cooper until Douglas sets things right, in the romance "That Certain Age" (1938). Songs includes "You're as Pretty as a Picture." "Three Smart Girls Grow Up" (1939) offers Durbin as a young woman getting tangled up in her sisters' love affairs. Songs include "Because" and "The Last Rose of Summer." Then, eager for a shot at Broadway stardom, would-be actress Deanna works to become the protege of veteran stage star Charles Laughton, in the comedy "Because of Him" (1946). And, in her final film, "For the Love of Mary" (1948), Deanna plays a White House telephone operator who gets help from her unseen chief executive boss in straightening out her romantic problems. 7 3/4 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English. **Five-disc set also includes "Mad About Music," "That Certain Age," "Three Smart Girls Grow Up," "Because of Him," and "For the Love of Mary." DVD Release Date: July 9th, 2010

Galaxy of Terror BD - The innermost fears of the mind become reality for the crew members of the Quest when they land on the barren planet Morganthus hoping to find the missing crew members of the starship Remus: only to discover something deadly waiting for them. Each member of the rescuing team must come face to face with their darkest fears or perish. The cast onboard the Quest includes Edward Albert (The House Where Evil Dwells), Erin Moran (Happy Days), Ray Walston (My Favorite Martian), Robert Englund (A Nightmare On Elm Street series), Zalman King (Blue Sunshine) and Sid Haig (House Of 1,000 Corpses). Blu-ray Release date: July 20th, 2010

Primal Rage - The newspaper at the University of Florida has been trying to get an animal cruelty story on the privately-funded work of Professor Ethridge (Bo Svenson). The experimental baboon has a violent reaction to the experimental drug Ethridge has been using to regenerate cells. Sensationalistic editor Duffy (Mitch Watson) breaks into the lab and is bitten by the crazed baboon that escapes and is promptly hit by a police car. DVD Release Date: July 13th, 2010

Examined Life - Astra Taylor’s zesty documentary wants to bring philosophy back to the streets, inviting nine key thinkers to engage with their surroundings on a walk-and-talk. Slovenian maestro Slavoj Zizek, in a bright orange tabard, debates ecology at a rubbish dump; controversial guru of utilitarianism Peter Singer queries the ethics of consumerism on Fifth Avenue. Self-described “bluesman” of ideas Cornel West has some astonishing riffs inside a Manhattan cab which are alone worth the admission price, but this is an addictive and stimulating experience all round. DVD Release Date: February 23rd, 2010

Divergence - Cop Suen (Aaron Kwok) has been unable to get over the disappearance of his girlfriend (Anjelica Lee, THE EYE). When the witness he is escorting back from Canada is assassinated by Coke (Daniel Wu), Suen suspects businessman Yiu (Lo Ka-leung) whose accounts were frozen pending the witness testimony and who needs the money to pay off a debt to the triad (who may be behind the kidnap of Yiu's celebrity son) although lawyer To (Ekin Cheng) is always one step ahead of Suen's investigation. DVD Release Date: January 30, 2007

Tokyo Story BD - Yasujiro Ozu's most widely distributed and best-known film presents the story of an elderly couple in post World War II Japan who come to Tokyo to visit their various children and realise that the family has essentially fallen apart. The couple is received coldly by their two modernized children and only their widowed daughter-in-law seems glad to see them. The children shuttle their aging parents off to a health spa in an attempt to get them out of the way. They learn later that the mother has fallen ill upon her return and arrive too late to say their good-byes. Blu-ray Release Date: June 21st, 2010

The Brothers and Sisters of the Toda Family - This 1941 film is one of the few upper-class family dramas by Japanese master Yasujiro Ozu, and the domestic furnishings and how they're framed help make it one of his most visually ravishing works. The events center on the untimely death of the father. DVD Release Date: June 21st, 2010

Black Jack - When honest young Tolly is forced on the run with 'Black Jack', a villainous ruffian, adventure and mishap are never far away. As the two enter a world of body-snatchers, private lunatic asylums and travelling fairs they find friendship in the most unlikely places. Based on Leon Garfield's popular novel, Ken Loach's Black Jack is a children's adventure film set in the 18th Century. With Chris Menges' beautiful photography, enchanting performances by its charismatic young cast and Loach's gentle, observational style - seen in his earlier feature Kes (1969) - Black Jack received the Critics' award at the 1979 Cannes Film Festival. DVD Release Date: June 21st, 2010

The Dead are Alive - Alcoholic archaeologist Jason Porter (Alex Cord, THE LAST GRENADE) discovers an Etruscan tomb near the villa where his former lover Myra (Samantha Eggar, THE BROOD) and her orchestra conductor husband Nikos (John Marley, THE GODFATHER) are staying. The tomb includes a fresco of the Etruscan demon god Tuchulcha who demanded grisly sacrifices of his worshipers. When a young couple making love in one of the nearby open tombs are clubbed to death - their bodies arranged on top of the sepulchers like offerings - the police are called in. DVD Release Date: July 13th, 2010

The Basketball Fix - A well-known sports writer, Pete Ferreday (John Ireland), watches from the sidelines as Johnny Long, a promising young basketball star (Marshall Thompson), becomes involved with organized crime. Tempted by easy money and the fulfillment of a love affair with the lovely Pat Judd (Vanessa Brown) the gifted young athlete plays right into the hands of the mob and becomes part of a point shaving scheme to fix games. Despite the newspaper man's attempt to intervene, the cheating on the basketball court intensifies as the gamblers resort to violence. DVD Release Date: February 24th, 2004

Shiver of the Vampire - Newlyweds Isle (Sandra Julien, I AM A NYMPHOMANIAC) and Antoine (Jean-Marie Durand) arrive at her ancestral castle only to discover that her cousins (Jacques Robiolles and Michel Delahaye) are dead and being mourned by their communal bride Isabelle (Nicole Nancel). They find the castle being looked after by two maids (Rollin fixture Marie-Pierre Castel and Kuelan Herce) and are even more shocked when the dead cousins turn up for dinner (after the sun has set, of course). Image Entertainment DVD Release Date: September 21st, 1999

Late Spring BD - One of the most powerful of Yasujiro Ozu’s family portraits, Late Spring tells the story of a widowed father who feels compelled to marry off his only, beloved daughter. Loyal Ozu players Chishu Ryu and Setsuko Hara command this poignant tale of love and loss in postwar Japan, which remains as potent today as ever—almost by itself justifying Ozu’s inclusion in the pantheon of cinema’s greatest directors. Blu-ray Release Date: June 21st, 2010

The Only Son BD - Yasujiro Ozu’s first talkie, the uncommonly poignant The Only Son is among the Japanese director’s greatest works, a simple story about a good-natured mother who gives up everything to ensure her son’s education and future. Blu-ray Release Date: June 21st, 2010

 Next 4 weeks on the Calendar

July 19th, 2010


Barking Dogs Never Bite (Joon-ho Bong, 2000) Magnolia

Bitter Springs (Ralph Smart, 1950) R2 UK Elevation Sales

Black Narcissus (Michael Powell + Emeric Pressburger, 1947) Criterion Collection

Black Narcissus [Blu-ray] (Michael Powell + Emeric Pressburger, 1947) Criterion (BEAVER REVIEW)

Bong Joon-Ho Collection (4-disc) Magnolia

Chloe [Blu-ray] (Atom Egoyan, 2009) RB UK Optimum Releasing (BEAVER REVIEW)

Early Summer [Blu-ray] (Yasujiro Ozu, 1951) R'B' UK BFI (BEAVER REVIEW)

Entre nos (Gloria La Morte + Paola Mendoza, 2009) IndiePix Films

Forbidden World (Roger Corman's Cult Classics) (Allan Holzman, 1982) Shout! Factory

Forbidden World [Blu-ray] (Roger Corman's Cult Classics) (Allan Holzman, 1982) Shout! Factory

Galaxy Of Terror (Roger Corman's Cult Classics) (Bruce D. Clark, 1981) Shout! Factory

Galaxy Of Terror [Blu-ray] (Roger Corman's Cult Classics) (Bruce D. Clark, 1981) Shout! Factory (BEAVER REVIEW)

Jack Cardiff - Cameraman (Craig McCall, 2009) R2 UK Elevation Sales

Late Spring [Blu-ray] (Yasujiro Ozu, 1949) R'B' UK BFI (BEAVER REVIEW)

Mother (Joon-Ho Bong, 2009) Magnolia

Mother [Blu-ray] (Joon-Ho Bong, 2009) - Magnolia (BEAVER REVIEW)

The Olympiad (Leni Riefenstahl, 1938) R2 UK Alba Home Vision

The Professional (Georges Lautner, 1981) Lions Gate (BEAVER REVIEW)

The Red Shoes (Michael Powell + Emeric Pressburger, 1948) Criterion Collection

The Red Shoes [Blu-ray] (Michael Powell + Emeric Pressburger, 1948) Criterion (BEAVER REVIEW)

Repo Men [Blu-ray] (Miguel Sapochnik, 2010) Universal Pictures

The Runaways [Blu-ray] (Floria Sigismondi, 2010) - Sony

"Tin Man" [Blu-ray] (2007) - Rhi Entertainment

Tokyo Story [Blu-ray] (Yasujiro Ozu, 1953) R'B' UK BFI (BEAVER REVIEW)

The Wronged Man (Tom McLoughlin, 2010) Sony Pictures



July 26th, 2010


Appointment With Danger (Lewis Allen, 1951) - Olive Films (BEAVER REVIEW)

The Art of the Steal (Don Argott, 2009) MPI

The Burnt House [Blu-ray] (Adam Ahlbrandt, 2009) - Invincible Pictures

Clash of the Titans [Blu-ray] (Louis Leterrier, 2010) Warner (BEAVER REVIEW)

Crack in the World (Andrew Marton, 1965) Olive Films (BEAVER REVIEW)

Cul-de-sac (remastered) (Roman Polanski, 1966) R2 UK - Odeon Entertainment

Dark City (William Dieterle, 1950) - Olive Films (BEAVER REVIEW)

Death Kappa - [Blu-ray] (Tomoo Haraguchi, 2010) - Tokyo Shock

Don't Look Up [Blu-ray] (Fruit Chan, 2009) - Koch Entertainment

Eclipse Series 22: Presenting Sacha Guitry (The story of a Cheat, The Pearls of the Crown, Desire, Quadrille) - Criterion

Fantastic Planet [Blu-ray] (René Laloux, 1973) RB UK Masters of Cinema

The Girl in Blue (George Kaczender, 1973) Scorpion (BEAVER REVIEW)

Hannie Caulder (Burt Kennedy, 1971) - Olive Films (BEAVER REVIEW)

Hierro [Blu-ray] (Gabe Ibáñez, 2009) RB UK Elevation Sales

Home (Ursula Meier, 2008) Kino

Home [Blu-ray] (Ursula Meier, 2008) Kino

Ip Man [Blu-ray] (Wilson Yip, 2008) Well Go USA

Johnny Handsome [Blu-ray] (Walter Hill, 1989) Lions Gate

The Lacemaker (Claude Goretta, 1977) R2 UK Axiom

Lock Up [Blu-ray] (John Flynn, 1989) Lions Gate

No One Knows about Persian Cats (Bahman Ghobadi, 2009) R2 UK Network

No One Knows About Persian Cats [Blu-ray] (Bahman Ghobadi, 2009) RB UK - Network

Paranoiac [Blu-ray] (Freddie Francis, 1963) Region FREE UK Eureka (BEAVER REVIEW)

Picnic At Hanging Rock - The Director's Cut [Blu-ray] (Peter Weir, 1975) RB UK Second Sight Films

Poirot: Classic Collection Set 5 (3pc) [Blu-ray] - Acorn Media

The Prowler [Blu-ray] (Joseph Zito, 1981) - Blue Underground

Secret of the Grain (Abdel Kechiche, 2007) - Criterion

Secret of the Grain [Blu-ray] (Abdel Kechiche, 2007) - Criterion

Silver Cinema Series Collection - Target Of An Assassin, Lion Of The Desert, The Children Of Sanchez, Ruby's Dream and The Death Collector - Koch

Songs from the Southern Seas (Marat Sarulu, 2008) Kino

Storm (Hans-Christian Schmid, 2009) R2 UK Soda Pictures

Tenebrae [Blu-ray] (Dario Argento, 1982) RB UK Arrow Video

Time (Ki-duk Kim, 2006) R2 UK Palisades Tartan

Union Station (Rudolph Mate, 1950) - Olive Films (BEAVER REVIEW)

Vengeance Is Mine [Blu-ray] (Shohei Imamura, 1979) RB UK Masters of Cinema

Vincere (Marco Bellocchio, 2009) IFC Independent Film

Victor Victoria [Blu-ray] (Blake Edwards, 1995) - Image Entertainment

While the City Sleeps (Fritz Lang, 1956) R2 UK Exposure

Y tu mamá también [Blu-ray] (Alfonso Cuarón, 2001) RB UK ICON Entertainment



August 2nd, 2010


After.Life [Blu-ray] (Agnieszka Wojtowicz-Vosloo, 2009) Starz / Anchor Bay

The Banquet [Blu-ray] (Xiaogang Feng, 2006) R2 UK Metrodome Group

Blood Simple [Blu-ray] (Joel Coen + Ethan Coen, 1984) MGM

Bull Durham [Blu-ray] (Ron Shelton, 1988) MGM

Elvis: Blu-ray Collection [Blu-ray] (Jailhouse Rock / Viva Las Vegas / Elvis on Tour) - Warner

Death Sport / Battle Truck (Roger Corman's Cult Classics) Shout! Factory

Deep Red [Blu-ray] (Dario Argento, 1975) RB UK Arrow Video

Escape from New York [Blu-ray] (John Carpenter, 1981) MGM

The First Films of Akira Kurosawa (Sanshiro Sugata, 1943 - The Most Beautiful, 1944 - Sanshiro Sugata, Part Two, 1945 - The Men Who Tread on the Tiger’s Tail, 1945) Criterion

The Ghost Writer [Blu-ray] (Roman Polanski, 2010) Summit Ent.

Humanoids from the Deep [Blu-ray] (Barbara Peeters, 1980) Shout! Factory

Inferno (Dario Argento, 1980) R2 UK - Arrow Video

James and the Giant Peach [Blu-ray] (Henry Selick, 1996) Walt Disney

Kalifornia [Blu-ray] (Dominic Sena, 1993) MGM

Kick-Ass [Blu-ray] (Matthew Vaughn, 2010) Lionsgate

'night, Mother (Tom Moore, 1986) Universal Studios

Pandora and the Flying Dutchman (Albert Lewin, 1951) Kino
Pandora and the Flying Dutchman [
Blu-ray] (Albert Lewin, 1951) Kino

Piranha [Blu-ray] (Joe Dante, 1978) Shout! Factory

A Prophet [Blu-ray] (Jacques Audiard, 2009) Sony

Road to Perdition [Blu-ray] (Sam Mendes, 2002) Dreamworks Video

Shelter [Blu-ray] (Måns Mårlind + Björn Stein, 2010) RB UK Icon Entertainment

Sweetgrass (Ilisa Barbash;Lucien Castaing-Taylor, 2009) Cinema Guild

TCM Spotlight: Errol Flynn Adventures (Desperate Journey / Edge of Darkness 1943 / Northern Pursuit / Uncertain Glory / Objective Burma) - Warner


August 9th, 2010


An Empress and the Warriors [Blu-ray] (Siu-Tung Ching, 2008) Weinstein Company

The Bergman Faith Trilogy - R2 UK Palisades Tartan

Canary (Alejandro Adams, 2009) Watchmaker Films

Children of Invention (Tze Chun , 2009) Indieblitz Releasing

Crumb (Terry Zwigoff, 1994) Criterion
Crumb [
Blu-ray] (Terry Zwigoff, 1994) Criterion

Death at a Funeral [Blu-ray] (Neil LaBute, 2010) Sony

Helen [Blu-ray] (Sandra Nettelbeck, 2009) Koch Entertainment

The Kim Novak Film Collection (Bell, Book and Candle / Middle of the Night / Jeanne Eagels / Picnic / Pal Joey) Sony

Legend of Fong Sai Yuk [Blu-ray] (Corey Yuen, 1993) Vivendi

Louie Bluie (Terry Zwigoff, 1985) Criterion

Max Headroom: The Complete Series - Shout! Factory

La Mission [Blu-ray] (Peter Bratt, 2009) Screen Media

My Name Is Khan (Karan Johar, 2010) 20th Century Fox

Pandora and the Flying Dutchman [Blu-ray] (Albert Lewin, 1951) RB UK Park Circus

Psycho - 50th Anniversary Special Edition Steelbook [Blu-ray] (Alfred Hitchcock, 1960) RB UK Universal

Satyajit Ray Collection Vol.3 (Deliverance, The Home and the World and The Public Enemy) R2 UK Artificial Eye

Tai Chi Master [Blu-ray] (Woo-ping Yuen, 1993) Vivendi

Thorn in the Heart (Michel Gondry, 2009) Oscilloscope

Welcome (Philippe Lioret, 2009) Film Movement

What's Up, Doc? [Blu-ray] (Peter Bogdanovich, 1972) - Warner Home Video

Women Without Men (Shirin Neshat + Shoja Azari, 2009) R2 UK


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