July2017

  • Four Lina Wertmüller Blu-rays in September

    This September, Kino Lorber will release new 2K restorations of four classic films by Italian writer-director Lina Wertmüller on Blu-ray and DVD.  The titles are Swept Away (1974), Seven Beauties (1975), Summer Night (1986), and Ferdinando and Carolina (1999).  This is in addition to the three Lina Wertmüller titles, The...
  • Adventures of Captain Marvel Blu-ray

    Greetings, comic book fiends, Long before Wonder Woman, Spider-Man, and the Guardians of the Galaxy battled for top of the summer box office, audience cheered to the weekly episodes of the Adventures of Captain Marvel (1941).  This classic Republic serial, considered by many as the greatest of all the...
  • Arrow Video October Titles

    The Criterion of cult, Arrow Video, posted their October Blu-ray announcements this morning.  Being that Arrow is a British company, keep in mind that not all of their titles will be released both in the U.K. and the U.S., due to distribution rights.   However, Arrow always makes it...
  • Two Film Noir Classics Coming to Blu-ray

    New boutique video label, ClassicFlix (an outgrowth of the popular website ClassicFlix.com) has announced that they will release a couple of classic films noir on Blu-ray and DVD this fall, T-Men (1947) and Crime of Passion (1957).  Both will be newly restored and remastered transfers. A release date has...
  • The Great Race: Limited Edition (3-CD Set)

    PUSH THE BUTTON, MAX… on the CD player! La-La Land Records is a specialty music label specializing in soundtracks, including many limited edition multi-disc box sets with full or expanded scores of cult movies (It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World, 1941, Airplane, etc.) and TV shows (Batman: The...
  • Indicator September Releases

    Indicator, a boutique British video label from Powerhouse Films, have announced three upcoming blu-ray releases for September — The Chase (1966), See No Evil (1971), and a three-disc box set, The Wonderful Worlds of Ray Harryhausen, Vol. 1: 1955-1960, which will include It Came from Beneath the Sea (1955), 20...
  • Warner Archive 4 for $44 Sale

    Greetings, conspicuous consumers, From now until 7/18/17 at 11:59 p.m. EST, the Warner Archive is having one of their extremely infrequent sales; and this is a good one!  Not only can you choose any four DVDs or Blu-rays within the “4 for $44” category for $44; when you hit...
  • Arrow Video Podcast

    My favorite video label has launched a biweekly podcast, and it’s a winner right out of the gate! In each episode, hosts Sam Ashurst and Dan Martin discuss a particular Arrow Video title at length (beginning in Episode #1 with The Bird with the Crystal Plumage), whilst avoiding spoilers....
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: Shakes the Clown (Mill Creek)

    For the release week of 7/11/17: Garvs’s Pick of the Week — Shakes the Clown : The film that Betsy Sherman of The Boston Globe famously called “The Citizen Kane of Alcoholic Clown Movies” transitions to blu-ray.  Bobcat Goldthwait’s first directorial effort can’t exactly be called a good movie,...
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