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  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: Avanti (Kino Lorber)

    For the release week of 10/10/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: Avanti : It’s a solid release week, and any number of titles could have taken the top spot.  However, the film I’m most interested in revisiting is this delightful late-period romantic comedy from maestro Billy...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: The Bridge on the River Kwai 4K UHD (Sony)

    For the release week of 10/3/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: The Bridge on the River Kwai (60th Anniversary) : If you’ve been holding out to upgrade to 4K UHD discs until classic catalog titles hit the format, the good news is the tide is turning....
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: OSS 117 Five Film Collection (Kino Lorber)

    For the release week of 9/26/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: OSS 117: Five Film Collection (OSS 117 Is Unleashed / OSS 117: Panic in Bangkok / OSS 117: Mission For a Killer / OSS 117: Mission to Tokyo / OSS 117: Double Agent) : Before 007...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: Porky Pig 101 (Warner Archive)

    For the release week of 9/19/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: Porky Pig 101 : Bugs Bunny wasn’t Warner Brothers‘ first animated superstar. Five years prior to the creation of the wascally wabbit, a stuttering pig without any pants put Looney Tunes on the map.  Now...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: Seven Beauties (Kino Lorber)

    For the release week of 9/12/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: The best of a solid release week is Lina Wertmüller’s masterpiece of dark comedy Seven Beauties .  The incredibly expressive Giancarlo Giannini stars as a weak, cowardly, small-time Italian hood who will do whatever it...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? (Kino Lorber Studio Classics)

    For the release week of 9/5/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: They Shoot Horses, Don't They? : Horace McCoy’s Depression-era story is one of the best hardboiled novels I’ve ever read.  I’ve never seen Sydney Pollack’s film adaptation, but it is high on my “watch...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: The Man With Two Brains (Warner Archive)

    For the release week of 8/29/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: The Man with Two Brains : Steve Martin’s best collaboration with director Carl Reiner is the story of a man who falls in love with a woman for her brain rather than her body.  Unfortunately,...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: Ash vs. Evil Dead Season 2 (Lionsgate)

    For the release week of 8/22/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: Ash Vs. Evil Dead Season 2 : Listen up, you primitive screwheads!  This is my BOOMSTICK!  Now, tell me again.  Which video is “pick of the week?”  That’s right. Additional Titles of Interest — Beggars of Life...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: Night Moves (Warner Archive)

    For the release week of 8/15/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: Night Moves : Arthur Penn’s 1975 mystery thriller starring Gene Hackman as a private detective getting over his head in the Florida Keys is both one of the greatest detective films and finest neo-noirs ever...
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