New to Streaming: ‘Manifesto,’ ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,’ ‘Creepy,’ ‘A Woman’s Life,’ and More

With a seemingly endless amount of streaming options — not only the titles at our disposal, but services themselves — we’ve taken it upon ourselves to highlight the titles that have recently hit ...

New to Streaming: ‘The Age of Shadows,’ ‘Tampopo,’ ‘Small Crimes,’ and More

With a seemingly endless amount of streaming options — not only the titles at our disposal, but services themselves — we’ve taken it upon ourselves to highlight the titles that have recently hit ...

Recommended Discs & Deals: ‘Rumble Fish,’ ‘Tampopo,’ ‘Kaili Blues,’ ‘La La Land,’ and More

Every week we dive into the cream of the crop when it comes to home releases, including Blu-ray and DVDs, as well as recommended deals of the week. Check out our rundown below and return every Tuesday ...

New Trailer for 4K Restoration of Itami's Ramen Western 'Tampopo'

"Whatcha eating?" Janus Films is re-releasing a Japanese film from 1985 titled Tampopo, from director Jûzô Itami, highly acclaimed by critics and foodies as one of the best films about a love for ...

Clip joint: Spaghetti

More than just a variety of western, spaghetti is the movie food of love, death and lip-smacking slurps This week's Clip joint is by Jay Glennie, who is currently writing a book of interviews with ...

Yoshimitsu Morita, 1950 - 2011

"Yoshimitsu Morita, whose films depicted the absurdity and vulnerability of everyday life in conformist Japan, has died," reports Yuri Kagayama for the AP. "He was 61." His breakthrough came with The ...

New Blu-ray and DVD Releases: June 14th

Rank the week of June 14th’s Blu-ray and DVD new releases against the best films of all-time:new Releasesbattle:los Angeles (DVD and Blu-ray | PG13 | 2011) Flickchart Ranking: #3294 Times Ranked: ...

Oshima's Outlaw Sixties DVD Box Set Review

Eclipse's Oshima's Outlaw Sixties DVD box set is the first serious attempt to represent Nagisa Oshima's 1960s filmography on North American home video. The marketing of this box tends to make Oshima ...

Clip joint: recipes

Hungry? Let Jan Jarventaus cook up the perfect ingredients for cinematic explorations of the culinary arts Cookery shows used to be a sterile affair, a simple Ikea assembly manual of what to do, to ...

Walter Hill: The Hollywood Interview

Director Walter Hill. Kicking Ass with Walter Hill by Jon Zelazny Action flicks. Two-fisted tales. Guy movies. Whatever you want to call them, writer, producer, and director Walter Hill is one of ...

Mia DVDs 3-D

By Craig Phillips Yet another in my series of fully biased reports on movies that are frustratingly absent a current DVD release here in the United States (the other two lists are here, and here.) ...

New Yorker Films Drops Out

With great sadness we report that Dan Talbot's 43 year old company New Yorker Films is ceasing operations. Rumor during the Spirit Awards was that he was asking Palm Pictures, where Bob Berney is ...