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Veteran critic Mike Clark discusses his favorite home entertainment titles.


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RKO Varieties Triple Feature — Variety Time, Make Mine Laughs, Footlight Varieties (DVD Review)   4 Apr, 2016

Made up of film clips strung together by an emcee’s patter, these hour-long revues were both a...More>>

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After the Fox (Blu-ray Review)   21 Mar, 2016

A Peter Sellers vehicle that the mighty Victor Mature out-and-out steals in a caper that seems even...More>>

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New on Disc: 'After the Fox' and more …   21 Mar, 2016

This week, Mike Clark checks out 'After the Fox.'More>>

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Nelson Algren: The End Is Nothing, the Road Is All (DVD Review)   21 Mar, 2016

Three directors are credited to this documentary about author Nelson Algren, which, though filmed...More>>

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Where the Sidewalk Ends (Blu-ray Review)   14 Mar, 2016

With the same leads, director, cinematographer and studio, Otto Preminger’s ‘Where the Sidewalk...More>>

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New on Disc: 'Where the Sidewalk Ends' and more …   14 Mar, 2016

This week, Mike Clark visits 'Where the Sidewalk Ends.'More>>

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Whip Hand, The (DVD Review)   14 Mar, 2016

This movie is definitely a window into the mindset of RKO head Howard Hughes and his Cold War...More>>

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Cowboy (Blu-ray Review)   7 Mar, 2016

‘Cowboy’ is no less an example of oddball casting that works, especially since Jack Lemmon...More>>

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New on Disc: 'Cowboy' and more …   7 Mar, 2016

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

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Pauline at the Beach (Blu-ray Review)   7 Mar, 2016

This entry in the director Eric Rohmer’s sublime “Comedies and Proverbs” series has the usual...More>>

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I Knew Her Well (Blu-ray Review)   29 Feb, 2016

This vastly underseen Italian import, about someone without too much ammo at her disposal trying to...More>>

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New on Disc: 'I Knew Her Well' and more …   29 Feb, 2016

This week, Mike Clark looks at 'I Knew Her Well.'More>>

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These Three (DVD Review)   29 Feb, 2016

Long cited as one of the more artful end runs around the Hollywood Production Code, this first of...More>>

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New on Disc: 'Key Largo' and more …   22 Feb, 2016

This week, Mike Clark looks at 'Key Largo' on Blu-ray.More>>

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From the Terrace (Blu-ray Review)   22 Feb, 2016

Though no one will ever call 'From the Terrace' one of the best movies of its year, it does keep...More>>

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Southerner, The (Blu-ray Review)   15 Feb, 2016

One wouldn’t exactly call this Jean Renoir-directed movie about Texas sharecroppers rose-colored,...More>>

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New on Disc: 'The Southerner' and more …   15 Feb, 2016

This week, Mike Clark looks at 'The Southerner.'More>>

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New on Disc: 'All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records' and more …   8 Feb, 2016

This week, Mike Clark looks at 'All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records.'More>>

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Wrong Man, The (Blu-ray Review)   8 Feb, 2016

This is a powerful fact-based movie and definitely one of director Alfred Hitchcock’s stronger...More>>

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Last Detail, The (Blu-ray Review)   1 Feb, 2016

The richly episodic story, adapted from Darryl Ponicsan’s novel, deals with two Navy lifers (Jack...More>>

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