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It is a combination of a football game
and a brothel."
-- Federico Fellini
Apr 162014
Warner Archive Collection New Releases April 15: Reel Killer B's

Caution: Dangerous Curves! WILDCAT BUS (1940) Fay Wray stars in this off-the-beaten-path gem of a crime comedy that mixes grit, moxie and mirth for a fast-paced romp into the world of illegal ride-sharing. Beginning with a set-up straight out of Commedia – destitute aristo (Charles Lang) and servant (Paul Guilfoyle as a chauffeur) search for … More

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Apr 082014
Warner Archive Collection New Releases April 8: Questing for Adventure!

  JONNY QUEST: THE COMPLETE EIGHTIES ADVENTURES (1986-87) Jonny Quest, Hadji, Bandit, Dr. Quest and Race Bannon return for an all-new suite of super-adventures in this originally syndicated sequel series from the heyday of the animation awesome age. In this 13-Episode go round, plucky pre-teen tomboy Jessie Bradshaw breaks into the band of bros along … More

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Mar 202014
Warner Archive Collection New Releases March 18: Green Goes Blu & Tim Holt

  No HD Shall Escape Your Sight GREEN LANTERN: THE COMPLETE ANIMATED SERIES (2011-2013) Legendary DC animation architect Bruce Timm (Batman: The Animated Series, Batman Beyond, Justice League Unlimited) teams with WB animation vets Sam Register (Batman: The Brave and the Bold), Jim Krieg (Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox) and Giancarlo Volpe (Star Wars: The … 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 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 032014
Releases for the Week of March 4

From the Big Screen: "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" (due Friday), "12 Years a Slave" and "The Grandmaster." For more information on these and other releases this week, see the Weekly Guide to Home Video Releases. Collectibles: The top release this week is the Blu-ray debut of iconoclastic director John Waters' "Hairspray" (1988), starring Sonny … More

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