August2017

  • Meet the Team: Garv (a.k.a. William T. Garver)

    Greetings, fellow cinephiles, Over the next week or two, I plan to add a couple of additional writers to the Bottom Shelf.  As a way of introduction, I will ask them to complete a brief questionnaire about their movie preferences and remembrances.  Of course, I’ll never ask a member...
  • Girl on the Bridge (La fille sur le pont, 1999)

    In the 1990’s and early 2000’s Patrice Leconte was the darling of the independent film and festival circuit with his adult dramas that burst beyond the boundaries of the French-speaking world into the international market.  His films such as Monsieur Hire, The Hairdresser’s Husband, Ridicule, The Widow of Saint-Pierre, and The...
  • 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,...
  • Lucio Fulci “Devil’s Bundle” from Severin Films

    Greetings, Fulci fans, Yesterday, Severin Films announced that they would be releasing Luci Fulci’s 1986 Italian erotic thriller The Devil’s Honey (a.k.a. Il miele del diavolo, 1986) on Blu-ray on September 26th.  Quickly, thereafter, they detailed a special Devil’s Bundle, which includes a limited edition NSFW slipcover, as well as...
  • The Woman in the Window (’44) Blu-ray

    Kino Lorber Studio Classics has announced that they will release the Fritz Lang-directed noir classic The Woman in the Window on Blu-ray in the upcoming months.  Full disc specs and the release date will be revealed at a later time. Here’s the announcement, directly from the label’s Facebook page:...
  • The Four Musketeers (1974)

    The Four Musketeers is the second half of Richard Lester’s adaptation of Alexandre Dumas’ Les Trois Mousquetaires, and was filmed at the same time as The Three Musketeers (1973).  If you haven’t seen the earlier movie or read my previous review, I suggest you do so now.  It will save me...
  • Suspiria 4K Remaster Steelbook

    The most anticipated Blu-ray release of the year is up for preorder.  Synapse has been meticulously restoring and remastering Dario Argento’s beautiful masterpiece of horror.  It will likely be one of the best looking Blu-rays you end up owning. The full release specs are below.  I’d suggest ordering this...
  • Mario Bava: All the Colors of the Dark

    Rather than bury the headline — This book is amazing, and to celebrate its 10th anniversary, Tim Lucas, the writer and publisher, is allowing cinephiles a limited-time opportunity to read the digital edition FREE online through the end of the month. Read it for free here (expires 8/31/17): Free View HTML-5...
  • 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...
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