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Veteran critic Mike Clark discusses his favorite home entertainment titles.


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Long, Hot Summer, The (Blu-ray Review)   11 Sep, 2017

‘The Long, Hot Summer’ stands out in the relatively small pool of decent William Faulkner...More>>

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Beggars of Life (Blu-ray Review)   4 Sep, 2017

Director William A. Wellman’s story of a woman (Louise Brooks) taken in by the hobo lifestyle...More>>

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New on Disc: 'Beggars of Life' and more …   4 Sep, 2017

This week, Mike Clark looks at 'Beggars of Life.'More>>

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Kid Galahad (Blu-ray Review)   4 Sep, 2017

Elvis Presley’s 1962 turn as a boxer is quintessential drive-in fare for the era: a few songs...More>>

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Blood Alley (Blu-ray Review)   21 Aug, 2017

Even those who are sympathetically inclined will likely concede that William A. Wellman’s...More>>

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New on Disc: 'Blood Alley' and more …   21 Aug, 2017

This week, Mike Clark looks at the 'Blood Alley' Blu-ray.More>>

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Obit. (Blu-ray Review)   21 Aug, 2017

Vanessa Gould’s equally illuminating and entertaining documentary focuses on the obituary writers...More>>

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Variete (Blu-ray Review)   14 Aug, 2017

‘Varieté’ is probably the best and most famous film from the less celebrated E.A. Dupont —...More>>

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New on Disc: 'Variete' and more …   14 Aug, 2017

This week, Mike Clark looks at the Blu-ray of 'Varieté.'More>>

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Money From Home (Blu-ray Review)   14 Aug, 2017

The first nine of 16 total Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis comedies were in black-and-white, the final...More>>

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Night People (Blu-ray Review)   7 Aug, 2017

Contemporary to its time, ‘Night People’ had to have been one of the first Hollywood releases...More>>

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New on Disc: 'Night People' and more …   7 Aug, 2017

This week, Mike Clark looks at the Blu-ray of 'Night People.'More>>

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State Fair (Blu-ray Review)   7 Aug, 2017

As the latest eye-filler from the 20th Century-Fox catalog served up on a high-def golden platter...More>>

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Road to Rio & Road to Bali (Blu-ray Reviews)   31 Jul, 2017

By the time the “Road” pictures’ two superstar leads and their writers got to the later...More>>

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Running on Empty (Blu-ray Review)   31 Jul, 2017

‘Running on Empty’ was one of the the last Sidney Lumet films that generally pleased everybody...More>>

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New on Disc: 'Running on Empty' and more …   31 Jul, 2017

This week, Mike Clark looks at the Blu-ray of 'Running on Empty.'More>>

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Joe Versus the Volcano (Blu-ray Review)   17 Jul, 2017

Despite a loopy affability that occasionally comes off as strained though rarely to deal-breaking...More>>

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New on Disc: 'Joe Versus the Volcano' and more …   17 Jul, 2017

This week, Mike Clark looks at 'Joe Versus the Volcano' on Blu-ray.More>>

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Savage Innocents, The (Blu-ray Review)   17 Jul, 2017

This cult hit from director Nicholas Ray gets off to something of a rocky start, which it then...More>>

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They Live by Night (Blu-ray Review)   10 Jul, 2017

Though it deviates from Edward Anderson’s 1937 source novel in key respects, director Nicholas...More>>

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