"The movie business is macabre. Grotesque.
It is a combination of a football game
and a brothel."
-- Federico Fellini
Oct 172014
Warner Archive Collection Oct. 14 Releases: Yankee Doodle Blu or Die!

Yankee Doodle in Blu and a Quartet of New YANKEE DOODLE DANDY (1942) Blu-ray Disc. Warner’s tough guy leading lad with a song and dance man’s heart, James Cagney, was an Irish-American inspired choice to portray another son-of-Eire showman, George M. Cohan and Cagney¹s performance remains a favorite seven decades later. And there’s no slouching … More

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Oct 142014
'American Masters: Bing Crosby Rediscovered' Due Dec. 2

  American Masters: Bing Crosby Rediscovered (2014) Narrated by Stanley Tucci, the film — which airs day and date on PBS channels — explores Crosby’s life and legend with unprecedented access to his archives, including never-before-seen footage, and reveals a man far more complex than his public persona. Thirty-seven years after his death, Crosby remains … More

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Oct 142014
Woody Allen's 'Magic in the Moonlight' Due Dec. 16

Other Recent Announcements: “Hercules,” “Let’s Be Cops,” “If I Stay,” “The Expendables 3,” “The Hundred-Foot Journey,” “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.” “Magic in the Moonlight” Due December 16: A master magician (Colin Firth) tries to expose a psychic medium (Emma Stone) as a fake. Set in the 1920s on the opulent Riviera in the south of … More

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Oct 092014
Warner Archive Collection Oct. 7 Releases: Oh lovely Olivia!

  DE HAVILLAND, DE GREAT GOLD IS WHERE YOU FIND IT (1938) Olivia de Havilland begins her run as the “Queen of Technicolor” in this sweeping Western epic depicting the other range war – the one fought between post-Gold Rush miners and the farmers in California’s Sacramento Valley. With the easy seams all played out, … More

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Oct 042014
'Guardians of the Galaxy' Due Dec. 9

  Surprise smash hit of the summer has an unlikely new Marvel team defending the universe from itself — The Guardians of the Galaxy. When brash space adventurer Peter Quill steals a coveted orb, he becomes the object of a relentless intergalactic bounty hunt. To evade his enemies, he forges an uneasy truce with Rocket, … More

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Oct 022014
'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Due Dec. 2

  It’s 2026, and humanity has been pushed to near extinction by a deadly virus. When a group of survivors desperate to find a new source of power travel into the woods near San Francisco, they discover a highly evolved community of intelligent apes led by Caesar (Andy Serkis). The two species form a fragile … More

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Oct 012014
Cult Director Kiyoshi Kurosawa’s 'Penance' Arrives Nov. 18

  Master of Japanese horror Kiyoshi Kurosawa’s intense psychological thriller is an unnerving tale of a cycle of eerily disturbing events as seen from the viewpoints of five different women. Based on the best-selling novel Shokuzai by Kanae Minato, ” PENANCE” begins with a tragic crime from 15 years in the past: In a small … More

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Oct 012014
'The Female Gaze' Arrives Oct. 7

Film Movement to release boxed set “The Female Gaze” showcasing essential recent films directed by women. The wide range of 21st-century cinema created by women is represented in the boxed DVD set “The Female Gaze,” to be released by Film Movement (www.filmmovement.com), a distributor of award-winning independent and foreign films. The seven-film collection arrives October … More

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Sep 242014
Warner Announces 'Stanley Kubrick: The Masterpiece Collection' Blu-Ray Set

New Collection Celebrates the Visionary Filmmaker December 2 STANLEY KUBRICK: THE MASTERPIECE COLLECTION BLU-RAY 10 Discs, 8 Films, Documentaries, New Hardcover Photo Book Also includes Kubrick Remembered, Intimate New Documentary featuring Never-Seen Footage of Director’s House, Studio and Family The late director Stanley Kubrick had a special relationship with Warner Bros. Because of this relationship, … More

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