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Art & Copy (DVD Review)   10 May, 2010

There are no specific allusions to “Mad Men” in Doug Pray’s documentary about 1960s ad men...More>>

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Liquid Vinyl (DVD Review)   12 May, 2010

'Liquid Vinyl' mostly works because it doesn’t try to be comprehensive but keeps the focus on the...More>>

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Testament (DVD Review)   16 May, 2010

This fascinating British documentary series, which first aired in 1988, traces the history of the...More>>

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Waiting for Armageddon (DVD Review)   20 May, 2010

This is a study of religious prophecy and conflict, and how the various players are jockeying for...More>>

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Life (Blu-ray Review)   23 May, 2010

Like its predecessor, the landmark nature documentary 'Planet Earth,' 'Life' dazzles with its...More>>

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Roads to Memphis (American Experience) (DVD Review)   23 May, 2010

Perhaps not as classy as other “Experience” presentations, this documentary at least provides...More>>

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Eastwood Factor: Extended Version, The (DVD Review)   31 May, 2010

'The Eastwood Factor' is a pleasing afternoon chat with a legendary filmmaker. The documentary has...More>>

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My Lai (American Experience) (DVD Review)   7 Jun, 2010

Pressure-packing a prodigious amount of information into just over 80 minutes, this “American...More>>

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Word Is Out (DVD Review)   7 Jun, 2010

As a landmark gay documentary worthy of its reception at the time yet with equal or surpassing...More>>

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Collapse (DVD Review)   14 Jun, 2010

Director Chris Smith’s must-see interview of the controversial Mike Ruppert, who predicted the...More>>

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Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers, The (DVD Review)   15 Jun, 2010

In terms of both educating about the subject of the Pentagon Papers and maintaining interest and...More>>

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Disney Parks (Blu-ray Review)   17 Jun, 2010

The new “Disney Parks” travel series nicely whets the appetites of anyone looking forward to a...More>>

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Burma VJ: Reporting From a Closed Country (DVD Review)   21 Jun, 2010

Under likely threat of imprisonment or death, these VJs (“video journalists”) secretly recorded...More>>

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Inside the Freemasons: The Grand Lodge Uncovered (DVD Review)   23 Jun, 2010

The film was just informative enough about the Freemasons to whet my appetite to explore the group...More>>

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Estilo Hip Hop (DVD Review)   27 Jun, 2010

While hip-hop originated during the 1970s in New York, its influence has reached around the world....More>>

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Soul of a People: Writing America’s Story (DVD Review)   28 Jun, 2010

Narrated by Patricia Clarkson and packed with voiceovers of germane writings by Federal Writer’s...More>>

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It Came From Kuchar (DVD Review)   5 Jul, 2010

If you want to see who was capable of influencing John Waters in his formative years, you need go...More>>

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Obama’s Deal: Inside the Battle for Health Care Reform (DVD Review)   12 Jul, 2010

April’s “Frontline” special from its top creative gun (Michael Kirk) is about the grimy hands...More>>

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Jersey Shore: Season One (DVD Review)   16 Jul, 2010

We’ve got a situation here: The first season of “Jersey Shore,” the most entertaining show...More>>

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Egypt Exposed: The True Origins of Civilization (DVD Review)   17 Jul, 2010

There’s plenty of intrigue to be found in a controversial author’s passion and his innovative...More>>

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