Beuys

Studio: Kino Lorber

May 23, 2018 DVDs Web Exclusive

Say the name Joseph Beuys to any well-versed artlover and odds are good one particular image will immediately come to mind: the iconic photograph of the German artist playing tug of war with a coyote. More

May 18, 2018 DVDs Web Exclusive

If someone wanted to know where they should start with Shout!’s many MST3K box sets, The Singles Collection would top our list. More

Manifesto

Studio: MVD / FilmRise

May 16, 2018 DVDs Web Exclusive

When Julien Rosefeldt’s installation piece Manifesto, made in collaboration with Cate Blanchett, made its US premier in New York at the Park Avenue Armory, it was the kind of immersive, sensory teasing experience that is in the best of art.  More

Moonrise

Studio: Criterion

May 14, 2018 DVDs Web Exclusive

Moonrise was a cheap thriller made by B-movie factory Republic Pictures. It features no major stars and won no awards. But its eerie photographic effects, off-beat narrative and stylish direction set it apart from its contemporaries and mark it as the work of an auteur with a clear, specific vision. More

The Maze

Studio: Kino Lorber Studio Classics

May 10, 2018 DVDs Web Exclusive

The Maze isn't an essential watch, really, but it's a fun film, and it's restored beautifully in this edition. There's plenty in it for film nerds to appreciate, and fans of gonzo camp will at least get a solid payoff at the end. More

The Holy Mountain

Studio: Kino Lorber

May 08, 2018 DVDs Web Exclusive

Before her propaganda work for the Nazis, Leni Riefenstahl was a dancer and actress; The Holy Mountain was one of her first starring roles. More

My Friend Dahmer

Studio: FilmRise / MVD

May 03, 2018 DVDs Web Exclusive

What does a serial killer look like as a teenager in the formative years of development? More

The Age of Innocence

Studio: Criterion

Apr 30, 2018 DVDs Web Exclusive

Repression is a little bit dangerous and sad, because locked behind those bars is full bodied life. That seems to be the unspoken core of Martin Scorsese’s film adaptation of The Age of Innocence, based on the novel by Edith Wharton. More

Dead Man

Studio: Criterion

Apr 27, 2018 DVDs Web Exclusive

Dead Man, in perhaps a paradoxical sense, is both Jim Jarmusch’s most accessible film and his most impenetrable. More