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The Princess Bride: Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

2018-10-30T10:15:32-04:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: Blu-Ray, Criterion|Tags: , , , , , |

Robin Wright and Cary Elwes star in this fairytale adventure about a beautiful princess and the gallant hero who rescues her from an evil villain. Directed by Rob Reiner, it's an enchanting classic the whole family will love!

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Sisters: Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

2018-10-29T09:35:19-04:00October 29th, 2018|Categories: Blu-Ray, Criterion|Tags: , , , , |

Reporter Jennifer Salt thinks she has witnessed a murder; apparently, Margot Kidder is the killer and Lisle Wilson is the victim. By the time the authorities arrive on the scene, there is not one scintilla of evidence. With a private eye's help, Salt gets to the bottom of things.

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Shampoo: Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

2018-10-18T10:03:09-04:00October 18th, 2018|Categories: Blu-Ray, Criterion|Tags: , , , , , |

This film is set the day after Nixon's election in 1968. George is a Beverly Hills hairdresser whose services to his female clients sometimes extend beyond a mere snip. George borrows money from his lover's husband, who in turns requests that George escort his mistress to an election night party.

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Heaven Can Wait: Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

2018-10-04T10:42:00-04:00October 4th, 2018|Categories: Blu-Ray, Criterion|Tags: , , , , , |

On the day of his death in 1943, the spirit of Henry Van Cleave (Don Ameche) obligingly heads for the place where so many people had previously told him to go. The immaculately dressed septuagenarian arrives at the outer offices of Hades, where he is greeted by His Excellency (Laird Cregar), the most courteous and gentlemanly Satan in screen history.

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The Naked Prey: Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

2018-10-03T09:42:43-04:00October 3rd, 2018|Categories: Blu-Ray, Criterion|Tags: , , , , |

In the bush country of South Africa in the late 19th century, chauvinistic hunter Gert vanDen Bergh calculatedly offends a local tribal chief. Given several opportunities, he refuses to apologize. As consequence, vanDen Bergh and the rest of his hunting party are captured by the tribesmen and grotesquely tortured to death.

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The Other Side of Hope: Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

2018-07-18T09:45:57-04:00July 18th, 2018|Categories: Blu-Ray, Criterion|Tags: , , , , , |

This wry, melancholic comedy from Aki Kaurismäki, a clear-eyed response to the current refugee crisis, follows two people searching for a place to call home. Displaced Syrian Khaled (Sherwan Haji) lands in Helsinki as a stowaway; meanwhile, middle-aged salesman Wikström (Sakari Kuosmanen) leaves behind his wife and job and buys a conspicuously unprofitable seafood restaurant.

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Dragon Inn: Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

2018-07-10T10:20:57-04:00July 10th, 2018|Categories: Blu-Ray, Criterion|Tags: , , , , , , |

The art of martial-arts filmmaking took a leap into bold new territory with this action-packed tale of Ming-dynasty intrigue. After having the emperor’s minister of defense executed, a power-grabbing eunuch sends assassins to trail the victim’s children to a remote point on the northern Chinese border.

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Paris, Texas: Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

2018-07-09T10:05:13-04:00July 9th, 2018|Categories: Blu-Ray, Criterion|Tags: , , , , , |

Travis (Harry Dean Stanton) is wandering through the Texas desert, a bit shaky and in desperate need of water, when he stumbles into a bar and collapses. A German doctor of dubious credentials finds a phone number in Travis' wallet, which belongs to his brother, Walt (Dean Stockwell).

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