Posts Tagged ‘video’

Class of 1994: “Reality Bites”

Formless and fuzzy, "Reality Bites" is a film whose legacy as an encapsulation of an ethos and an era has little to do with the film itself.

The Adjustment Bureau

It seems free will is not so free in "The Adjustment Bureau," a bit of trippy entertainment that makes up for its lack of thematic depth.

Video extras: The Good, the Bad and the Chintzy

In this week's show, Joe and Chris yap about video extras -- why some are so sublime, and others suck so hard.

Coming to DVD Oct. 20

On DVD this week: a little movie called "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" and its great big star Optimus Prime. Also - Michelle Pfeiffer in "Cheri."

Coming to DVD Oct. 13

Sam Raimi goes to "Hell," Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds go to Alaska in "The Proposal" and Will Ferrell goes to the "Land of the Lost" all on DVD this week.


This thriller starring Nicolas Cage slowly ramps up the tension and the stakes, finally morphing into a full-blown disaster epic.

The Betrayed

This low-budget psychological thriller slowly mounts the tension without relying on cheap gross-out tricks.

Waltz with Bashir

Not only one of 2008's finest films, "Waltz with Bashir" represents a cinematic watershed in the use of animation to tell grown-up stories.