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DVD Review: “An Audience of One”

An Audience of One (2009, Indiepix) Purchase this DVD from Amazon or from Indiepix At age 40, Richard Gozawsky, a San Francisco Pentecostal...

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DVD Review: “The Proposal”

The Proposal (2009, Touchstone) purchase from Amazon: Deluxe DVD Edition | Blu-ray Sandra Bullock is at the top of her game and Ryan...

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DVD review: “Deadgirl (Unrated Director’s Cut)”

When you’re presented with the opportunity to see a film deemed “too unbearable to release,” you have to check it out,...

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DVD Review: “Gigantic”

Gigantic (2009, Vivendi Entertainment) Purchase this DVD from Amazon Matt Aselton’s film Gigantic is a quirky little movie with a...

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DVD Review: “Push”

Push (2009, Summit Entertainment) purchase from Amazon: DVD | Blu-ray It’s obvious that the makers of the film Push thought they had...

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DVD Review: “Knowing”

Knowing (2009, Summit Entertainment) purchase from Amazon: DVD | Blu-ray Alex Proyas, the gifted director behind The Crow, I, Robot and the...

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DVD Review: “Phoebe in Wonderland”

Phoebe in Wonderland (2009, Image) purchase from Amazon: DVD Elle Fanning gives one of the most touching and heart breaking performances...

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DVD Review: “Nobel Son”

Nobel Son (2009, Fox) purchase from Amazon: DVD Nobel Son, a new caper film on DVD, is a satisfying time if you happen to enjoy films with...

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DVD Review: “S. Darko: A Donnie Darko Tale”

S. Darko: A Donnie Darko Tale (2009, Fox) purchase from Amazon: DVD | Blu-ray From the “unnecessary sequels to films that...

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DVD Review: “Galaxy Quest Deluxe Edition”

Galaxy Quest Deluxe Edition (2009, Paramount) purchase from Amazon: DVD While the new Star Trek film continues to soar through the box...

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DVD Review: “Notorious”

Notorious (2009, 20th Century Fox) purchase from Amazon: DVD | Blu-ray As a 39-year-old white male who lives in the suburbs, I am clearly...

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DVD Review: “The Uninvited”

The Uninvited has recently come out on DVD, and if you choose to watch it, several other words with an “un-” prefix may wander...

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DVD Review: “The Spirit”

The Spirit (2009, Lionsgate) purchase this DVD from Amazon: DVD | Blu-ray One of the drawbacks of being a comic book fan is that you hope...

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DVD Review: “Bedtime Stories”

Bedtime Stories (2009, Disney) purchase from Amazon: DVD | Blu-ray The most disappointing aspect of watching Adam Sandler’s latest,...

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DVD Review: “The IT Crowd: The Complete First Season”

The IT Crowd: The Complete First Season (2009, MPI Home Video) purchase this DVD from Amazon: DVD I love when a new show meets all...

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DVD Reviews: “To Catch a Thief” and “The Odd Couple” Centennial Collections

One of the things I enjoy about writing for Popdose is the opportunity to introduce people to classic films that they may have heard of but...

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DVD Review: “Degrassi: The Next Generation — Season 7”

Degrassi: The Next Generation — Season 7 (2009, Echo Bridge Home Entertainment) purchase this DVD collection from Amazon: DVD...

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DVD Review: “The Mindscape of Alan Moore”

As the film adaptation of the seminal graphic novel Watchmen hangs on at movie theaters — it hasn’t exactly lived up to...

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DVD Review: “South Park: The Complete Twelfth Season”

South Park: The Complete Twelfth Season (2009, Paramount) purchase this DVD collection from Amazon: DVD | Blu-ray I haven’t been a...

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DVD Review: “I’ve Loved You So Long”

I’ve Loved You So Long (2009, Sony) purchase this movie from Amazon: DVD | Blu-ray Philippe Claudel’s French film, I’ve...

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DVD Review: “How to Lose Friends and Alienate People”

How to Lose Friends and Alienate People (2009, MGM) purchase this movie from Amazon: DVD How to Lose Friends and Alienate People is a film...

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DVD Review: “The Lodger”

The Lodger is another in a long line of contemporary films that attempt to combine the murky atmosphere of L.A. film noir with the tension...

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DVD Review: “Soul Men”

If I’m going to remain true to the movie, then the only way to describe Soul Men is to call it one motherfucking funny film.  If...

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DVD Review: “Inside Moves”

A young man named Roary enters a high rise building and takes the elevator to the top floor. Walking through the halls with the confidence...

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DVD Review: “Max Payne”

For the benefit of those who haven’t seen Max Payne yet, but are considering renting the DVD, I’m going to spoil as much of it...

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DVD Review: “Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired”

Like any film student who worships Chinatown and loved The Pianist, I was intrigued by how Roman Polanski, the charismatic film director,...

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DVD Review: “The Lucky Ones”

Neil Burger’s compelling drama The Lucky Ones deserved better. When it was released in theaters last year to little fanfare, the...

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DVD Review: “Make ‘Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America”

I’m a sucker for thoughtful, informative documentaries that focus on how entertainment is shaped and how it shapes the popular...

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DVD Reviews: “Funny Face” and “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”

Paramount Pictures has begun re-releasing many of their classic films as two-disc Centennial editions featuring remastered pictures...

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DVD Review: “Saxondale Complete Seasons 1 & 2”

Steve Coogan’s popularity in the United States is continuing to grow as he appears in acclaimed films such as Hamlet 2 and Tropic...