Archive for September, 2010

Albert’s Memorial

Albert’s Memorial

| September 30, 2010

David Richard’s television movie entitled Albert’s Memorial is a comical drama about two war buddies and their dying friend’s wish to be buried in Germany on a hill that the three fought side by side on during World War II. Albert, in spite of his wife’s plans to have him cremated, plans an elaborate escape […]

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Spartacus: Blood And Sand – The Complete First Season

Spartacus: Blood And Sand – The Complete First Season

| September 29, 2010

Oh man. Talk about a cable mini-series that has it all: great acting, awesome effects, drama, dark comedy, violence, sex with meaning and politics- not neccasarily in that order, but definitely lots and lots of it all. Sparticus: Blood And Sand – The Complete First Season, is a Starz original series brought to DVD and […]

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Janeane Garofalo: If You Will – Live In Seattle

Janeane Garofalo: If You Will – Live In Seattle

| September 29, 2010

Cynical and sarcastic- these are the two best words I can use to describe stand-up comedian Janeane Garofalo. But then again, which comics don’t fit this bill? It’s just that Janeane’s style of humor is so dry, I don’t know if I’d ever be able to have a conversation with her, let alone laugh out […]

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The Middle: The Complete First Season

The Middle: The Complete First Season

| September 28, 2010

I was resisting watching The Middle for reasons I don’t even know if I can explain. Most likely it was because it was simply time management. I had already fallen in love with the series Modern Family, and it was just easier to record that whole Wednesday night hour of that and Cougar Town, and […]

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The Least Among You

The Least Among You

| September 28, 2010

After his false arrest during the 1965 Watts Riots, Richard Kelly, played by Cedric Sanders of American Gangster, finds himself serving probation at an all-white seminary where he is faced with racism, isolation, verbal and mental abuse, and lack of support. He tries to rally up his fellow students to sign a petition to present […]

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I Spit on Your Grave

I Spit on Your Grave

| September 27, 2010

To say the very least, the concept of a remake of 1978’s notorious “Rape/Revenge” shocker I Spit on Your Grave is problematic. The original remains powerfully divisive, with violent detractors seeming to have the majority vote. However, as with any cult classic, the film also has its rabid fans. So the question is: who is […]

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FROZEN

FROZEN

| September 27, 2010

There’s a shared phenomenon common amongst all who’ve either strapped on a board or snapped into skis — and that’s the stalled chairlift. It could be that some doof fell trying to get on or off the lift, or some technical glitch. Whatever it was, if you’ve ever visited the ski slopes, you know the […]

Being Human Season 2

Being Human Season 2

| September 26, 2010

This September, the BBC is unleashing to DVD and Blu-ray the second season of the hit BBC AMERICA supernatural drama – Being Human. Premiering on BBC AMERICA July 24, the new season marks the return of Russell Tovey (Little Dorrit, Gavin & Stacey), Lenora Crichlow (Sugar Rush, The Bill) and Aidan Turner (Desperate Romantics, The […]

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Top Gear Season 13

Top Gear Season 13

| September 26, 2010

Top Gear Season 13 explodes onto DVD on September 28, 2010. Our intrepid hosts – the outspoken Jeremy Clarkson, the erudite James May, and the poodle-like Richard Hammond – return with man versus machine experiments, exhaustive road tests of the latest models, a look back at the history of motoring, weekly power tests featuring the […]

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The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre on Blu-Ray

The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre on Blu-Ray

| September 26, 2010

On October 5, 2010, one of Humphrey Bogart’s most beloved performances will be presented on stunning Blu-ray Disc™ for the very first time. The Treasure of the Sierra Madre has been newly restored and remastered for its Blu-ray™ debut. Humphrey Bogart is riveting as Fred C. Dobbs, a down-on-his-luck American in Mexico who tries his […]

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