Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘BULL DURHAM’ on Criterion, ‘THE CURSE OF THE CAT PEOPLE’ and ‘YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE’

July 16th, 2018 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor BULL DURHAM (1988) Rated R, 108 minutes. Director: Ron Shelton Cast: Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins, Trey Wilson, Robert Wuhl, William O'Leary and David Neidorf Available today on Blu-ray and DVD through the Criterion Collection. You can love a movie with characters named Crash Davis and Ebby Calvin ‘Nuke’ LaLoosh. You can love a romantic-comedy sports film about giving up on a certain phase of ...

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Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘A QUIET PLACE’, ‘BARRY’, ‘LEAN ON PETE’, ‘THE ADDICTION’ and ‘THE ENDLESS’

July 9th, 2018 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor A QUIET PLACE Rated PG-13, 90 minutes. Director: John Krasinski Starring: Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Millicent Simmonds, Noah Jupe and Cade Woodward To survive the horror genre as a filmmaker these days, you need to have some sort of gimmick. When mere things that go bump in the night have run their course and don’t scare anymore, you need to spice it up. Luckily for actor and director John Krasinski, the ...

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Documentary looks back at Texas Theatre on the Criterion Channel

July 8th, 2018 | Film Stories, Movie News | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor Although the world may dream of shiny new futures, images of the past still captivate many of us – images such as a now faded-from-use shop seen in its prime, overgrown amusement parks overrun by laughing and smiling children, and abandoned houses that will never again serve as a home inhabited by a loving family. I often walk the Denton Square in Texas, longing to know what it would be like to watch the history of it ...

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