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  • You’re Never Too Young (1955)

    Motion pictures provided a poor showcase for the comedy team of Martin & Lewis.  As nightclub comedians, they thrived on the spontaneity of live performance, where they could jump in and out of character, ad-lib, interact with the audience, and try to crack each other up.  Movies were too...
  • Twilight Time November Releases

    This morning, Home Theater Forum broke the story of Twilight Time’s online exclusive Blu-ray releases for November.  The following five titles are all scheduled to ship on November 14th: BANANAS (1971) BLU-RAY – Woody Allen’s Mad Magazine-like take on a Latin American revolution features his greatest character name… Fielding...
  • Indicator October Releases

    Indicator, a boutique British video label from Powerhouse Films, has announced three upcoming Blu-ray releases for October — the Amicus anthology film Torture Garden (1967), the thriller Fragment of Fear (1970), and most excitingly, a four-disc box set Hammer Volume One: Fear Warning, which will include Maniac ( 1963), The Gorgon (1964), The Curse...
  • Twilight Time’s Sony/Columbia Sale

    Greetings, bargain hunters, Twilight Time Movies announced today that all of the titles in their catalog licensed from Sony or Colombia will be on sale at TwilightTimeMovies.com and ScreenArchives.com through August 30th at 4pm EDT.  Inventory varies between the two websites, so you may have to check both if you...
  • Kino Lorber Studio Classics Pre-Pre-Order Sale

    Today Kino Lorber Studio Classics announced a 50% off sale on several of their upcoming titles on their website.  If you’re interested, don’t hesitate.  The offer expires in one week (exact time not announced). Here are the details from the Kino Lorber Studio Classics Facebook page: KLSC Pre-Pre-Order Sale!...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: Seijun Suzuki’s The Taisho Trilogy (Arrow Academy)

    For the release week of 8/8/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: Seijun Suzuki's The Taisho Trilogy (Zigeunerweisen, Kagero-za and Yumeji) (6-Disc Limtied Edition) : U.S. cult movie fans have long been familiar with Seijun Suzuki’s abstract Yakuza flicks, such as Youth of the Beast (1963),...
  • The Living Wake (2007)

    Take one part Wes Andersonian whimsy, a couple of parts British absurdism, add a dash of Withnailesque melancholy, shake vigorously, and the resulting cocktail might end up something like The Living Wake. This bizarre indie comedy stars Mike O’Connell as K. Roth Binew, a self-proclaimed artist and dedicated drunkard,...
  • Night of the Living Dead (1968) Blu-ray 10/17

    “They’re coming to get you, Barbara.” George A. Romero’s groundbreaking debut feature, Night of the Living Dead, which introduced the world to a whole new meaning for the word “zombie,” is finally getting a U.S. Blu-ray release!  Better yet, it’s coming in time for Halloween. After many rumors and much...
  • B&N Criterion Sale Extended to 8/14!

    Greetings, fellow video hoarders, Barnes & Noble has extended their bi-annual 50% off Sale on all Criterion Collection Blu-rays and DVDs through 8/14/17.  If your wallet doesn’t already cough and emit a small cloud of dust when you open it, you have an extra week to forego food and...
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William T. Garver (a.k.a. garv), formerly of boozemovies.com, is the one-man band behind It Came From the Bottom Shelf!

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