Criterion

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

    For the release week of December 12th: Garv’s Pick of the Week: Legend of the Lost : Fans of the Duke, rejoice!  Two of John Wayne’s lesser known films are being upgraded to Blu-ray this week, courtesy of Kino Lorber.  I’m most excited about this one, which...
  • Black Friday Weekend Sale Roundup

    Salutations, bargain hunters, Black Friday can be a bit overwhelming with every website on the planet offering some kind of deal.  Here is an overview of some of our favorite bargains being offered this weekend to help you in your pursuit of Blu-ray bargains:   Amazon.com will be offering...
  • Blood Rage (1987)

    Welcome back, dear readers.  It’s been a while since I visited the Junk Drawer; but since it’s Thanksgiving, I thought that I would share a real special film for you today. When you think Thanksgiving, you think family gatherings, too much food, football, and slasher films. Well, maybe not...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: Fritz Lang: The Silent Films (Kino Lorber)

    Happy Black Friday (and Thanksgiving) week, fellow film fanatics.  Here are a few notable titles that are hitting stores on Tuesday — just in time for the stampedes. For the release week of November 21st: Garv’s Pick of the Week: Fritz Lang: The Silent Films :...
  • Criterion Titles for February 2018

    The Criterion Collection has announced its Blu-ray slate for February 2018, and it’s a great one, including highly anticipated releases!  Titles include the 4K restoration of George A. Romero’s Night of the Living Dead (1968), as well as Blu-ray upgrades of The Silence of the Lambs (1991), Tom Jones...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: Le Samouraï (Criterion)

    For the release week of 11/14/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: Le samouraï : One of the most requested titles from Criterion gets the Blu-ray upgrade that fans have been longing for!  This ultra-cool existential noir by director Jean-Pierre Melville stars Alain Delon as a quiet French hitman. Additional...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: The Philadelphia Story (Criterion)

    For the release week of 11/7/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: The Philadelphia Story : George Cukor’s classic romantic comedy starring Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart, and Cary Grant gets the Criterion treatment.  The film gets a new 4K restoration; and extras include two complete 1973 episodes of...
  • B&N Criterion 50% Off Sale

    Attention, art-house cinephiles, Get ready to save! Barnes and Noble’s Criterion Collection 50% off sale (otherwise known as video hoarder Christmas) is starting November 1st. All Criterion blu-rays, DVDs, and box sets will be discounted at 50% off retail prices at B&N for the entire month of November. Since...
  • Criterion Titles for January 2018

    The Criterion Collection has announced its Blu-ray titles for January 2018, including films from John Ford (big fan) and John Hughes (not so much).  The releases also include the first DVD-only Eclipse box set in several months. Here are the full details on the lineup in order of release...
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