"The movie business is macabre. Grotesque.
It is a combination of a football game
and a brothel."
-- Federico Fellini
Mar 192014
The Lucio Fulci Collection: Due April 8

The Lucio Fulci Collection Three DVDs Label: Severin Films Total Run Time: 306 Minutes Perversion Story- 92 Minutes; The Eroticist- 109 Minutes; The Psychic- 97 Minutes Language: Italian, Subtitled in English Genre: Drama MPAA Rating: NR Closed Captioned Color Widescreen 1.85:1 Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo Region: 0 Production Years: Perversion Story 1969 The Eroticist 1972 … More

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Mar 172014
The Pawnbroker (Blu-ray): Due April 22

  The Pawnbroker  (1964) Dir.: Sidney Lumet; Rod Steiger, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Brock Peters, Thelma Oliver, Jaime Sanchez, Raymond St. Jacques. Rod Steiger gives a mesmerizing Oscar-nominated performance as the embittered survivor of a Nazi death camp — where his wife, parents and children were murdered — who can't escape the ghosts of his past. His … More

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Mar 142014
Fox Cinema Archives March-April Releases

Film aficionados everywhere, rejoice! 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment has announced it will release a new wave of classic films on DVD from the Fox Cinema Archives vault. More than 18 classic film titles – ranging from the 1930s, 40s, 50s, 60s and 70s – will be added to the Fox Cinema Archives collection this … More

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Mar 122014
Warner Archive Collection New Releases March 11: Emily Stuns in Blu-ray

A 50th Anniversary Blu-ray THE AMERICANIZATION OF EMILY (1964) Arthurs Hiller's deft and delightful anti-war satire continues to charm the pants off audiences a half century after its original release. The American Film Institute selected this classic as one of the most important American films ever made thanks to director Hiller's stewardship, a wise and … More

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Mar 102014
The Best of Bogart Blu-ray Collection

The Best of Bogart Blu-ray Collection is a four-disc set with previously released Blu-ray versions of  "Casablanca," "The Maltese Falcon," "The Treasure of the Sierra Madre" and "The African Queen," packed in a nice, compact box with a great cover shot of Bogart; $49.99. Extras: Collectible art cards plus many of the features from the … More

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Mar 102014
The Bob Newhart Show: The Complete Series: Due May 27

The Bob Newhart Show: The Complete Series (1972-78) Nineteen-disc set with all 142 episodes of the sitcom classic that stars the incomparable Bob Newhart as Dr. Robert Hartley, a Chicago psychologist who finds himself surrounded by some unusual and neurotic characters on the job, as well as at home. Stars Suzanne Pleshette as his quick-witted … More

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Mar 062014
Sony Pictures Choice Collection: March

The Boy From Stalingrad (1943) At the height of World War II, a group of Russian children are left alone to fend for themselves against the oncoming German army. Through teamwork and their wits, the kids attempt to slow down the advancing horde and give the Russian army enough time to reorganize their troops. A … More

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Mar 052014
Warner Archive Collection New Releases March 4: Just Joan

  MGM's Modern Maiden With this crackling quintet of Crawfords, we are pleased to announce that, thanks to the combined efforts of Warner Home Video and Warner Archive Collection, Joan's entire run of MGM talkies is now available on DVD. Achievement unlocked! Time to start dancing the Charleston! OUR BLUSHING BRIDES (1930) The third film … More

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Mar 022014
Here's Lucy: The Complete Series: Due March 25

  Here's Lucy: The Complete Series (1968-74) features all 144 uncut and digitally remastered episodes in a 24-disc box set, $159.98. The legendary queen of television comedy is joined by her real-life children, Lucie Arnaz and Desi Arnaz Jr., as well as Gale Gordon, her co-star from the earlier "Lucy Show." Ball plays Lucille Carter, … More

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