AFI Top 100

Forrest Gump: 25th Anniversary Edition (Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray)

2019-06-05T10:38:02-04:00June 5th, 2019|Categories: 4K|Tags: , , , , , , |

"Stupid is as stupid does," says Forrest Gump (played by Tom Hanks in an Oscar-winning performance) as he discusses his relative level of intelligence with a stranger while waiting for a bus. Despite his sub-normal IQ, Gump leads a truly charmed life, with a ringside seat for many of the most memorable events of the second half of the 20th century.

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2001: A Space Odyssey (Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray)

2018-11-16T09:22:43-04:00November 16th, 2018|Categories: 4K|Tags: , , , , , , |

A mind-bending sci-fi symphony, Stanley Kubrick's landmark 1968 epic pushed the limits of narrative and special effects toward a meditation on technology and humanity. Based on Arthur C. Clarke's story The Sentinel, Kubrick and Clarke's screenplay is structured in four movements.

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Some Like it Hot: Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

2018-11-15T11:32:49-04:00November 15th, 2018|Categories: Blu-Ray, Criterion|Tags: , , , , , , |

Two Struggling musicians witness the St. Valentine's Day Massacre and are now on the run from the Mob. Jerry and Joe cross-dress into an all female band. In addition to hiding, each has his own problems; One falls for another band member but can't tell her his gender, and the other has a rich suitor who will not take "No," for an answer.

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Forrest Gump (Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray)

2018-06-05T10:07:11-04:00June 5th, 2018|Categories: 4K, Blu-Ray|Tags: , , , , , , |

"Stupid is as stupid does," says Forrest Gump (played by Tom Hanks in an Oscar-winning performance) as he discusses his relative level of intelligence with a stranger while waiting for a bus. Despite his sub-normal IQ, Gump leads a truly charmed life, with a ringside seat for many of the most memorable events of the second half of the 20th century.

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The Silence of the Lambs: Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

2018-01-29T09:33:44-04:00January 29th, 2018|Categories: Blu-Ray, Criterion|Tags: , , , , , , |

In this multiple Oscar-winning thriller, Jodie Foster stars as Clarice Starling, a top student at the FBI's training academy whose shrewd analyses of serial killers lands her a special assignment: the FBI is investigating a vicious murderer nicknamed Buffalo Bill, who kills young women and then removes the skin from their bodies.

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The Apartment (Blu-ray)

2017-12-12T10:09:32-04:00December 12th, 2017|Categories: Blu-Ray|Tags: , , , , , , |

Widely regarded as a comedy in 1960, The Apartment seems more melancholy with each passing year. Jack Lemmon plays C.C. Baxter, a go-getting office worker who loans his tiny apartment to his philandering superiors for their romantic trysts. He runs into trouble when he finds himself sharing a girlfriend (Shirley MacLaine) with his callous boss (Fred MacMurray).

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The Philadelphia Story: Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

2017-10-30T09:19:24-04:00October 30th, 2017|Categories: Blu-Ray, Criterion|Tags: , , , , , |

Set among the upper class in 1930s Philadelphia, this irreverent classic romantic comedy features radiant performances by three legendary stars. On the eve of her marriage to an uninteresting man, a headstrong socialite jousts verbally with her charming ex-husband, drinks too much champagne, and flirts outrageously with a handsome reporter.

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The Bridge on the River Kwai: 60th Anniversary Edition (Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray)

2017-10-10T10:24:56-04:00October 10th, 2017|Categories: 4K, Blu-Ray|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Bridge on the River Kwai opens in a Japanese prisoner-of-war camp in Burma in 1943, where a battle of wills rages between camp commander Colonel Saito (Sessue Hayakawa) and newly arrived British colonel Nicholson (Alec Guinness).

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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray)

2017-09-07T09:08:19-04:00September 7th, 2017|Categories: 4K, Blu-Ray|Tags: , , , , , , |

Both a classic movie for kids and a remarkable portrait of childhood, E.T. is a sci-fi adventure that captures that strange moment in youth when the world is a place of mysterious possibilities (some wonderful, some awful), and the universe seems somehow separate from the one inhabited by grown-ups.