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"The movie business is macabre. Grotesque.
It is a combination of a football game
and a brothel."
-- Federico Fellini
Feb 202017
 
'Westworld' Opens Digital Doors  March 6

DANGER UNFOLDS WHEN FANTASY BECOMES REALITY AS WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT RELEASES WESTWORLD: THE COMPLETE FIRST SEASON AVAILABLE ON DIGITAL HD MARCH 6 Includes All 10 One-Hour Episodes and New Bonus Content!   What happens in a world free of consequences and morality? From creators Jonathan Nolan (Interstellar, The Dark Knight films) and Lisa Joy … More

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Feb 152017
 
The Criterion Collection May 2017

This May, Criterion will present a special edition of Orson Welles's Othello, featuring two different versions of this visually astonishing Shakespeare adaptation as well as a host of special features chronicling its tumultuous production. Our second World Cinema Project collector's set will feature restorations of hard-to-see classics from the Philippines (Insiang), Thailand (Mysterious Object at Noon), Soviet Kazakhstan (Revenge), Brazil (Limite), Turkey (Law … More

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Feb 152017
 
'Sleepless' Hits Hard April 18

Jamie Foxx (Django Unchained, White House Down) stars as an undercover homicide detective seeking revenge on his son’s kidnappers in the must-see action film Sleepless, available on Digital HD on April 4, 2017 and on Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand on April 18, 2017 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Sleepless also stars Golden Globe® nominee … More

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Feb 152017
 
Warner Archive Collection New Release: 'The Yakuza' on Blu-ray

 THE YAKUZA (1975) NEW 2017 1080p HD REMASTER  Sydney Pollack’s ground-breaking cinema blend arrives on 1080p HD with all honor restored. It's Seventies stylings, from color palette to scenic design to subtle dramatics and sudden shocking violence, are all on display as never before. Robert Mitchum, in his fourth decade as a true movie icon, … More

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Feb 152017
 
Fox Adds 10 Titles to Cinema Archives vault

AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 21 Nightmare Alley (1947) In this engaging melodrama, Stanton Carlisle (Tyrone Power) is a lowlife working in a carnival. Knowing a good con when he sees one, he learns the tricks of a mind-reading act from Zeena (Joan Blondell), then tosses her aside. In time, he becomes “The Great Stanton,” star attraction of … More

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Feb 142017
 
Musical 'Sing' Hits Right Notes March 21

“MASSIVELY ENTERTAINING!” –Variety Illumination and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment are excited to announce that the global animated musical hit, SING arrives on Digital HD on March 3, 2017 and on Special Edition on 4K Ultra HD™, Blu-ray™ 3D, Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand on March 21, 2017.  The music-filled comedy will include over 60-minutes of … More

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Feb 142017
 
'Fences' Arrives March 14

Digital HD Debuts February 24, Just in Time for the Academy Awards®   Academy Award® winner* Denzel Washington directs and stars in the powerful and moving drama FENCES, arriving on  Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand March 14, 2017 from Paramount Home Media Distribution.  The film arrives on Digital HD February 24, two days before the … More

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Feb 132017
 
Real Facts: The Story of Documentary Film Due March 14

Icarus Films is proud to announce our next two home video DVD and VOD releases, A Boatload of Wild Irishmen and To Tell The Truth. The films explore the development of documentary, from its beginnings in the Arctic with the work of Robert Flaherty to the emergence of more political filmmaking during the Great Depression, to using documentary in the battle … More

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Feb 132017
 
Almodovar's 'Julieta' Arrives March 21

“4 out of 4 stars” ~ Mick LaSalle, SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE “Pedro Almodóvar’s Best Film in Years”~ Zach Schonfeld, NEWSWEEK “Julieta is scrupulous, compassionate and surprising…” ~ A.O. Scott, THE NEW YORK TIMES   An Almodóvar Film JULIETA Debuting on Blu-ray™, DVD & Digital March 21 Bonus Materials Include Two Featurettes Internationally acclaimed auteur and … More

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Feb 132017
 
Indie 'Split' Explores Female Trauma on March 21

  FROM HOUNDDOG DIRECTOR DEBORAH KAMPMEIER COMES A POWERFUL, PROVOCATIVE, AWARD-WINNER ABOUT FEMALE SEXUALITY AND TRAUMA SPLIT Blurring Fantasy and Reality, the Final Film in Kampmeier's Trilogy, Following the Independent Spirit Nominated Virgin and Sundance's Controversial Hounddog, Arrives on March 21 from Candy Factory Films Available, Day-and-Date, on DVD, VOD and Digital HD on All … More

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