Genevieve Bujold as Anne Boleyn, 1969 I have a confession to make. I love British historical dramas. In fact, I'm a bit obsessed with British history in general, and one of my favorite historical dramas is Anne of the Thousand Days (1969, dir. Charles Jarrott) which is finding its way onto NTSC Region-1 DVD for … Continue reading DVD of the Week: Anne of the Thousand Days
The many faces of Vincent Price 1962-1973 The leaves are starting to turn brown and the days are getting shorter. Autumn is fast approaching and with it comes Halloween. This is easily my favorite time of the year and in September I always start getting a spring in my step and an insatiable craving for … Continue reading DVD of the Week: Vincent Price – MGM Scream Legends Collection
This week's Recommended DVD Release of the Week is the Trinity Twin Pack from Hen's Tooth Video which contains the films They Call Me Trinity (1970) and Trinity Is Still My Name (1971). The Trinity movies have been available on DVD for awhile, but this new DVD set features all-new digital transfers remastered from the … Continue reading DVD of the Week: They Call Me Trinity
A tsunami of great new DVDs have been hitting store shelves lately. I can't keep up with all the great new releases, but this week there are some really terrific films finding their way onto DVD for the first time and I couldn't resist mentioning them here. Criterion is releasing Lindsay Anderson's brilliant British drama … Continue reading A Tsunami of Great New DVDs
My DVD pick of the week is Donald Cammell & Nicolas Roeg's groundbreaking British film Performance (originally filmed in 1968 and finally released in 1970) and an honorable mention must go to Tony Richardson's The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (1962), which is another great British film finding it way onto DVD this week. … Continue reading The British are Coming to DVD Feb. 13th!