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Veteran critic Mike Clark discusses his favorite home entertainment titles.


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Les Paul: Live in New York (DVD Review)   23 Aug, 2010

Electric guitar pioneer Les Paul died just over a year ago at 94, but this uplifting homestretch...More>>

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Pandora and the Flying Dutchman (Blu-ray Review)   16 Aug, 2010

This 1951 film is the signature work of a filmmaker who didn’t make many movies but had a flair...More>>

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New on Disc: 'A Prophet' and more …   16 Aug, 2010

This week Mike Clark takes a look at Sony Pictures' 'A Prophet' and Kino Lorber's 'Pandora and the...More>>

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Prophet, A (Blu-ray Review)   16 Aug, 2010

When the evidence runs a consistently intriguing two hours 35 minutes despite taking place...More>>

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Tapped (DVD Review)   16 Aug, 2010

Director Stephanie Soechtig’s polemic has to do with the scourge of drinking water out of plastic...More>>

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Locket, The (DVD Review)   16 Aug, 2010

The Locket is the twisted telling of a twisted story via one of the messiest time structures ever.More>>

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Elvis on Tour (Blu-ray Review)   9 Aug, 2010

Elvis Presley’s last movie was this unpretentious but now rather affecting performance film.More>>

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New on Disc: 'Elvis on Tour' and more …   9 Aug, 2010

This week Mike Clark examines Warner's 'Elvis on Tour' Blu-ray and Sony Pictures' 'The Kim Novak...More>>

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Kim Novak Collection, The (DVD Review)   9 Aug, 2010

The set includes three previously available Novak starrers — 'Picnic' (1955), 'Pal Joey' (1957)...More>>

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Louie Bluie (DVD Review)   9 Aug, 2010

Terry Zwigoff’s little seen 'Louie Bluie' is a 60-minute documentary on late country-blues...More>>

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Devil’s Doorway (DVD Review)   9 Aug, 2010

The leap of faith audiences have to make is the casting of Robert Taylor as an Indian bilked out of...More>>

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Piranha: Special Edition (Blu-ray Review)   2 Aug, 2010

I had never seen 1978’s 'Piranha' before its new Blu-ray edition, which, like the company’s...More>>

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New on Disc: 'Piranha: Special Edition' and more …   2 Aug, 2010

This week, Mike Clark takes a look at the new Blu-ray for 1978's Roger Corman classic 'Piranha,' as...More>>

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Home (DVD Review)   2 Aug, 2010

Smoothly situated in that spot somewhere between a plausible story surreally told and a surreal...More>>

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Appointment With Danger (DVD Review)   2 Aug, 2010

This 1951 movie opens with a familiar-sounding announcer voice-overing standard boilerplate about...More>>

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Kansas City Royals: 1985 World Series Collector’s Edition (DVD Review)   26 Jul, 2010

Chronicling what was called the “I-70 Series” due to the atypically close proximity of the...More>>

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College, Inc. (Frontline) (DVD Review)   26 Jul, 2010

“Frontline” continues to do what it does so well: tell a story that other documentaries are not...More>>

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Film Noir Classic Collection Vol. 5, The (DVD Review)   26 Jul, 2010

The set includes 'The Phenix City Story' (1955), 'Dial 1119' (1950), 'Cornered' (1945), 'Desperate'...More>>

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New on Disc: World Series 1985 and 'Crack in the World'   26 Jul, 2010

This week Mike Clark looks back at the 1985 World Series.More>>

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Crack in the World (DVD Review)   26 Jul, 2010

The kind of movies for which 1960s drive-ins were invented, this dramatically lukewarm but...More>>

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