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Veteran critic Mike Clark discusses his favorite home entertainment titles.


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Picking the Oscars: 2010 Edition   28 Feb, 2010

With the single exception of missing 'Around the World in 80 Days’ best picture win for 1956, I...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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Alice in Wonderland (1933) (DVD Review)   1 Mar, 2010

A strange movie even by “Alice” standards, it would be a stretch to call this version engaging...More>>

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Kitten With a Whip (DVD Review)   1 Mar, 2010

Some movies were just born from the get-go to attain followings – though, of course, this time,...More>>

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Informant!, The (Blu-ray Review)   22 Feb, 2010

Matt Damon got a best supporting actor Oscar nomination for Clint Eastwood’s 'Invictus,' but the...More>>

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Brothers (DVD Review)   22 Feb, 2010

This remake of 2004’s 'Brodre' (from Denmark) has the ability to gnaw at you around the edges if...More>>

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New on DVD: 'The Informant,' 'Make Way for Tomorrow' and more …   22 Feb, 2010

This week, Mike Clark takes a look at Lionsgate's 'Brothers,' Warner's 'The Informant!' and...More>>

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Damned United, The (DVD Review)   22 Feb, 2010

Unusual sports biopic about the late soccer coach Brian Clough (Michael Sheen) is made by its...More>>

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Dragnet (DVD Review)   22 Feb, 2010

Whatever else this classic police drama is or isn’t, this medium-sized box office hit is a...More>>

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New on DVD: ‘Good Hair,’ ‘Hunger,’ ‘Contempt’ and more …   15 Feb, 2010

This week Mike Clark takes a look at Chris Rock in 'Good Hair,' Criterion's 'Hunger,' and...More>>

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