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Sixteen Candles (Blu-ray)

2020-03-27T08:52:57-04:00March 27th, 2020|Categories: Blu-Ray|Tags: , , , , , |

On the eve of her sister's wedding, suburban teenager Samantha (Molly Ringwald) suffers silently as her family forgets her birthday. Even worse, some total dork (Anthony Michael Hall) keeps propositioning her with sophomoric innuendo when she really craves romantic attention from high-school hunk Jake.

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Universal Horror Collection: Volume 3 (Blu-ray)

2020-02-25T09:48:46-04:00February 25th, 2020|Categories: Blu-Ray|Tags: , , , |

Volume 3 of the Universal Horror Collection includes four tales of terror from the archives of Universal Pictures, the true home of classic horror. This collection includes such horror stars as Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Vincent Price, Lon Chaney Jr. and Basil Rathbone.

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Universal Horror Collection: Volume 2 (Blu-ray)

2019-10-31T11:09:24-04:00October 31st, 2019|Categories: Blu-Ray|Tags: , , , , |

This collection includes such horror stars as Lionel Atwill, George Zucco, David Bruce and Evelyn Ankers. A maniacal hunter and collector of wild animals uses them to dispose of rivals and enemies in Murders in the Zoo. An unhinged scientist flees the San Francisco police and continues his bizarre experiments on a remote tropical island in The Mad Doctor of Market Street.

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The Set-Up (Blu-ray)

2019-10-01T10:08:48-04:00October 1st, 2019|Categories: Blu-Ray|Tags: , , , , |

Robert Ryan plays Bill "Stoker" Thompson, a washed-up boxer who refuses to give up his career despite the pleas of his wife Julie (Audrey Totter). There's little chance that he's going to win this evening's bout; still, Stoker's manager Tiny (George Tobias) has secretly made a deal with a crooked gambler (Alan Baxter).

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The Circus: Criterion Collection (Blu-ray)

2019-09-25T09:56:49-04:00September 25th, 2019|Categories: Blu-Ray, Criterion|Tags: , , , , , |

Less maudlin than many of Chaplin's longer films, this one won him a special Academy Award for "versatility and genius in writing, acting, directing and producing," due in part to the outlandish final scenes. In this silent film, the Little Tramp is a member of a traveling circus and falls in love with a beautiful bareback rider.

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Double Face (Blu-ray)

2019-09-05T09:34:20-04:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: Blu-Ray|Tags: , , , , |

When wealthy businessman John Alexander (the legendary Klaus Kinski, giving an atypically restrained performance)'s unfaithful wife Helen (Margaret Lee, Circus of Fear) dies in a car crash, it initially looks like a freak accident. However, the plot thickens when evidence arises suggesting that the car was tampered with prior to the crash.

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