DVD of the Week

Box Sets:
3 Silent Classics by Josef von Sternberg (Underworld, The Last Command, The Docks of New York)
Adventures of Indiana Jones, The (Raiders of the Lost Ark, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade)
AK 100: 25 Films by Akira Kurosawa
Art of Buster Keaton, The
Ford at Fox (Just Pals, The Iron Horse, 3 Bad Men, Four Sons, and Hangman’s House)
Murnau, Borzage and Fox
Paul Newman Collection, The
Samurai Trilogy, The (Musashi Miyamoto, Duel at Ichijoji Temple, Duel at Ganryu Island) (1954-1956) (Japan)
Silent Ozu – Three Family Comedies (Tokyo Chorus, I Was Born, But…, Passing Fancy) (Japan)
Travels With Hiroshi Shimizu (Japan)
Wizard of Oz, The: 70th Anniversary Ultimate Collector’s Edition

Disc Commentary Tracks:
Chinatown
The Ninth Gate (1999)
Oldboy (2003) (Korea)
Roaring Twenties, The (1939)
Shining, The (1980)
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Wizards (1977)

Films:
127 Hours (2010) NS review
Across the Universe (2007)
Adjustment Bureau, The (2011) NS review
African Queen, The (1951)
Agora (2010) (Spain) NS review
American, The (2010) NS review
American Gangster (2007) HG review
Animal Kingdom (2010) (Australia) HG review
Anvil: The Story of Anvil (2009) TN review
Apocalypto (2006) JB review
Appaloosa (2008) HG review
Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, The (2007) TN review
Avenue Montaigne (2006) (France)
Babel (2006)
Bardelys the Magnificent (1926)
Barton Fink (1991) TN review
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead (2007)
Biutiful (2010) (Spain) NS review
Bobby (2006) RA review
Blood Diamond (2006)
Borat (2006)
Bourne Ultimatum, The (2007)
Breach (2007)
Bridge to Terabithia (2007)
Bright Star (2009) (UK/Australia) HG review
Caramel (2008) (Lebanon)
Casino Royale (2006)
Catch a Fire (2006)
Chandni Chowk to China (2009) (India) HG review
Children of Men (2006)
Chungking Express (2004) (Hong Kong)
Clash of the Titans (2010) NS review
Class, The (2008) (France)
Coraline (2009) NS review
Counterfeiters, The (2007) (Germany)
Curse of the Golden Flower (2006) (China) HG review
Damned United, The (2009) (UK) HG review
Dark City (1998) NS review
Death at a Funeral (2007) (UK) NS review
Death Proof (2007)
Defendor (2009) (Canada) NS review
Departed, The (2006)
Desperado (1995)
District 9 (2009) TN review
Diving Bell and the Butterfly, The (2007) (France)
Drag Me to Hell (2009) NS review
Duplicity (2009) HG review
Eastern Promises (2007)
Easy A (2010)
Everything Must Go (2011) NS review
Expendables, The (2010) HG review
Fall, The (2008) HG review
Farewell (2009) (France) HG review
Fighter, The (2010) NS review
First Blood (1982)
Fistful of Dollars, A (1964) (Italy) JB review
Flags of Our Fathers (2006)
Flash Point (2007) (Hong Kong) HG review
Freedom Writers (2007)
Frozen River (2008) RA review
Get Low (2010) NS review
Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, The (2009) (Sweden) HG review
Girl Who Leapt Through Time, The (2006) (Japan)
Gomorrah (2009) (Italy) TN review
Gone Baby Gone (2007)
Good, the Bad, the Weird, The (2008) (Korea) NS review
Good Shepherd, The (2006)
Good Thief, The (2002) NS review
Gran Torino (2008) TN review
Grave of the Fireflies (1988) (Japan) TN review
Great Debaters, The (2007)
Greenberg (2010) HG review
Gridiron Gang (2006) JB review
Hangover, The (2009) NS review
Harakiri (1962) (Japan) HG review
Harry Brown (2010) (UK) HG review
Heartbreaker (2010) (France) HG review
High and Low (1963) (Japan)
Hot Fuzz (2007) (UK)
Honeydripper (2008) HG review
Hurt Locker, The (2009) TN review
Hustler, The (1961) TN review
I Am Legend (2007) HG review
I’m Not There (2007) HG review
I Saw the Devil (2010) (Korea) NS review
Illusionist, The (2006)
Illusionist, The (2010) (France) NS review
Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, The (2009)
In Bruges (2008)
In the Loop (2009) (UK) TN review
Inception (2010)
Inglourious Basterds (2009) RA review
Inside Job (2010) NS review
Insidious (2011) NS review
Into Great Silence (2007) (France/Germany)
Iron Man (2008)
Island of Lost Souls (1932)
Jailhouse Rock (1957)
Jane Eyre (2011) (UK) NS review
Karate Kid, The (2010) HG review
Kill the Irishman (2011) NS review
King Boxer (1972) (Hong Kong)
King’s Speech, The (2010) (UK) NS review
Kingdom, The (2007) HG review
Lady Vanishes, The (1938) (UK)
Last Exorcism, The (2010) NS review
Last Station, The (2009)
Leopard, The (1963) (Italy)
Let the Right One In (2008) (Sweden)
Little Children (2006)
Lives of Others, The (2006) (Germany)
Lookout, The (2007)
Love and Honor (2006) (Japan) HG review
Magnificent Ambersons, The (1942) NS review
Max Payne (2008) HG review
Mesrine: Killer Instinct and Mesrine: Public Enemy No. 1 (2008) (France) HG review
Metropolis (1927, 2010 restoration) (Germany) NS review
Milk (2008) HG review
Mongol (2007) (Russia/Kazakhstan) HG review
Mother (2009) (Korea) NS review
Mulholland Dr (2001) TN review
Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor, The (2008)
Music and Lyrics (2007)
No Country for Old Men (2007)
No End in Sight (2007)
Notes on a Scandal (2006) (UK) JB review
Of Gods and Men (2010) (France)
Offside (2006) (Iran) RA review
Once (2007) (Ireland)
Pan’s Labyrinth (2006) (Spain)
Paprika (2006) (Japan) HG review
Paranormal Activity (2009) NS review
Penelope (2008)
Pirates of Penzance, The (1983)
Player, The (1992) NS review
Pride and Glory (2008) HG review
Princess and the Frog, The (2009)
Prophet, A (2009) (France) HG review
Push (2009) HG review
Queen, The (2006) (UK) RA review
Rachel Getting Married (2008) RA review
Rango (2011) NS review
Redbelt (2008) HG review
Red Cliff (2009) (China) HG review
Rescue Dawn (2007) HG review
Revanche (2008) (Austria) TN review
Rio Grande (1950)
Rite, The (2011) NS review
Robin Hood (2010) NS review
RocknRolla (2008) (UK) HG review
Savages, The (2007)
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) NS review
Secret in Their Eyes, The (2009) (Argentina) HG review
Sherlock Holmes (2009) HG review
Shoot ‘Em Up (2007)
Sin Nombre (2009)
Sleeping Beauty (1959)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Snakes On a Plane (2006)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Social Network, The (2010) HG review
Source Code (2011) NS review
Stagecoach (1939)
Star Trek (2009)
State of Play (2009) HG review
Stranger Than Fiction (2006)
Street Kings (2008) HG review
Sugar (2009) HG review
Sweet Land (2006)
Sword of Doom, The (1966) (Japan) HG review
Synecdoche, New York (2008) RA review
Tale of Zatoichi, The (1962) (Japan) HG review
Tell No One (2008) (France) HG review
Ten Canoes (2006) (Australia) RA review
Terri (2011) NS review
Tetro (2009) NS review
Thing, The (1982) NS review
This Film Is Not Yet Rated (2006)
This Is England (2007) (UK)
Toy Story 3 (2010) NS review
Transsiberian (2008) HG review
Triad Election a/k/a Election 2 (2006) (Hong Kong)
TRON: Legacy (2010) NS review
Tropic Thunder (2008)
Trotsky, The (2009) (Canada) NS review
Up (2009) RA review
Up in the Air (2009) HG review
Vantage Point (2008)
Vengeance Is a Golden Blade (1967) (Hong Kong)
Wagon Master (1950)
Wall-E (2008)
Waltz With Bashir (2008) (Israel)
Warrior’s Way, The (2010)
Watchmen (2009)
Way Back, The (2010) HG review
Wendy and Lucy (2008) RA review
Where the Wild Things Are (2009) NS review
Woman, a Gun and a Noodle Shop, A (2009) (China) HG review
Wrestler, The (2008)
Year of the Dog (2007)
You Kill Me (2007) NS review
Zatoichi (2003) (Japan) HG review
Zodiac (2007)

Spotlight On…:
Flicker Alley
Kino International

Themed Posts:
3:10 to Yuma (2007), Considered in Connection with The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
Ashes of Time Redux (2008) and the Wuxia Genre (Hong Kong)
Back to School with the Classics
Death and Taxes
A Few Best Picture Winners, 1930s-1960s
Four Baseball Movies for Baseball Fans
Four Films of “A Christmas Carol”
Three Films in Observance of Daylight Savings
A Miner’s Life in Film (In Observance of Labor Day)
Once Upon a Time in China Trilogy (Hong Kong)
Sampling the Sunshine State in Cinema
Samurai Rebellion (1967), Considered in Connection with Harakiri (1962) (Japan)
The Singular Heroine of True Grit (2010)
Three Films for Thanksgiving
Three Themed Double Features: The Matrix/The Thirteenth Floor; Steamboat Bill Jr./Project A Part II; East of Eden/Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham
Three More Double Features: The Bad Sleep Well/Hamlet; The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari/Shutter Island; Metropolis (1927)/Metropolis (2001)
Tragic Women of Ran (1985) (Japan)
Twilight Samurai (2002), Considered in Connection with Open Range (2003) (Japan)
Yojimbo Times Four (Yojimbo, Sanjuro, Incident at Blood Pass, and Zatoichi Meets Yojimbo) (Japan)