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Veteran critic Mike Clark discusses his favorite home entertainment titles.


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Collateral (Blu-ray Review)   29 Mar, 2010

It now seems this underrated drama of a professional hit man and a hostage L.A. cabbie trekking him...More>>

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Wyatt Earp (American Experience) (DVD Review)   29 Mar, 2010

At 60 minutes, it’s short for an “American Experience,” but a lot is packed in. You can’t...More>>

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New on Disc: 'The African Queen,' 'The T.A.M.I. Show' and more …   22 Mar, 2010

This week, Mike Clark takes a look at the new 'African Queen' Blu-ray from Paramount, Shout!...More>>

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African Queen, The (Blu-ray Review)   22 Mar, 2010

The easy verdict is that director John Huston’s adaptation of C.S. Forester’s novel has never...More>>

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Days of Heaven (Blu-ray Review)   22 Mar, 2010

Seeing director Terrence Malick’s pastoral masterpiece on Blu-ray is the same kind of event...More>>

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Bigger Than Life (DVD Review)   22 Mar, 2010

The first movie I know to deal with a prescription drug nightmare in the suburbs. (Street Date...More>>

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Super Bowl XLIV Champions: New Orleans Saints (DVD Review)   19 Mar, 2010

These overviews are generally as interesting as the season was. Novelist Anne Rice even appears...More>>

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Broken Embraces (DVD Review)   15 Mar, 2010

Taken as a brief for the rarified view that cinema is life’s highest calling, here’s one of the...More>>

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New on Disc: 'Broken Embraces' and more ...   15 Mar, 2010

This week, Mike Clark takes a look at Sony Pictures' <i>Broken Embraces,</i> MPI's <i>Paris</i> and...More>>

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Brothers Warner, The (DVD Review)   15 Mar, 2010

To paraphrase Calvin Coolidge, the business of this documentary is business, which is why the...More>>

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Paris (DVD Review)   15 Mar, 2010

The story undeniably takes place in one of the world’s photographic cities, and the DVD had a...More>>

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Building Alaska (DVD Review)   15 Mar, 2010

Putting politics aside, you can’t find a more apt keyword for this 87-minute documentary to have...More>>

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Gambit (DVD Review)   15 Mar, 2010

A handsome couple hours of entertainment, having earned Oscar nominations for costumes and art/set...More>>

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Up in the Air (Blu-ray Review)   8 Mar, 2010

An instant milestone in the career of George Clooney dealing with the recently laid-off economic...More>>

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Precious (Blu-ray Review)   8 Mar, 2010

Despite the inevitable high-test squalor of any story about a 450-pound Harlem teenager being twice...More>>

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New on disc: 'Up in the Air,' 'Precious' and more …   8 Mar, 2010

This week, Mike Clark takes a look at Paramount's <i>Up in the Air</i> and Lionsgate's...More>>

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We Live in Public (DVD Review)   8 Mar, 2010

Though his accomplishments never matched his own inflated view of them, Internet pioneer Josh...More>>

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List of Adrian Messenger, The (DVD Review)   8 Mar, 2010

Sprinkled throughout John Huston’s mystery movie are brief appearances by well-known actors with...More>>

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September Issue, The (DVD Review)   1 Mar, 2010

This is the story of how the September 2007 issue of 'Vogue' came to be, which was financially huge...More>>

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New on DVD: 'Ponyo,' 'The September Issue' and more …   1 Mar, 2010

This week, Mike Clark takes a look at Disney's 'Ponyo' and Lionsgate's 'The September Issue.'More>>

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