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Olivia Colman

Blu-ray and DVDNews

This week’s biggest releases are Hype Park on Hudson, Merlin: The Complete Fifth Season, and Boss: Season 2.

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FeaturesMoviesOscar Watching

I had the chance to see Michael Haneke’s Palme d’Or-winning Amour (Love) over the weekend. It also played the AFI Fest – and we’ll be talking about that in a bit – but I saw it here on the East Coast. The French-language aspect might hinder its chances at Oscar

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Film FestivalsMovie Review

One of the first scenes in Roger Michell’s Hyde Park on Hudson features Laura Linney’s Daisy giving Bill Murray’s Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s a hand-job in the seat of his modified car, away from the prying eyes of security and, perhaps more importantly, his wife Eleanor. Its awkward and humorous, yet

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Marion Cotillard in De rouille et d'os (Rust and Bone)
FeaturesMoviesOscar Watching

The Venice Film Festival is currently underway, but most of the Oscar news this week comes from the Telluride Film Festival, which wrapped just a few days ago. With that in mind, we’re skipping the Oscar prospects of this weekend’s new releases because the film festival news is far more

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Blu-ray and DVD

It’s that time again: another weekly DVD/Blu-Ray Roundup!  Here are the new releases for the week and my opinion on whether you should Skip It! Rent It! or Buy It! This week, there actually aren’t too many DVD’s out. The biggest releases this week are the Oscar-nominated War Horse and

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Blu-ray and DVDMovie ReviewMovies

Paddy Considine‘s Tyrannosaur  has arrived on DVD in the U.S. thanks to Strand Releasing. I had heard such great things about this movie, that when I was offered the chance to  review it. I could not pass up the offer. The film is based on Considine’s 2007 short film Dog Altogether, which

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