Classics and Other Films on DVD (May 11, 2015)

Here are our latest reviews of films on DVD.

Reviews of Classic Films

The Apu Trilogy

Donald Jay Levit @ ReelTalk Movie Reviews

Blue Velvet

Gregory J. Smalley @ 366 Weird Movies

  • Excerpt: Just as Jeffrey will never see the world the same way after peering through the slats in Dorothy’s closet, we can never see movies quite the same way after we’ve experienced ‘Blue Velvet.’

Recent Home Video Releases

Barbary Coast

Stacia Kissick Jones @ She Blogged By Night


Jeremy Kibler @ Diabolique Magazine

  • Excerpt: GoodFellas turns 25 this year. It still is the quintessential mobster film of all time and just one of the greatest films, and that’s without hyperbole.

The McKenzie Break

Peter Nellhaus @ Coffee, Coffee and more Coffee

Other Reviews from 2012 and earlier

Black Zoo

Dennis Schwartz @ Dennis Schwartz Movie Reviews

Cotton Comes to Harlem (1970)

Jordan Richardson @ Canadian Cinephile

  • Excerpt: Still relevant and still more than “black enough,” Cotton Comes to Harlem is a genre must-see for fans of 1970s cinema.


Roderick Heath @ Ferdy on Films

  • Excerpt: Both Sorcerer’s initial failure and slow rehabilitation probably stem equally from the film’s specific and spiky nature, a thrilling adventure film that is nonetheless notably defined by a downbeat attitude.

Top Secret!

Kenji Fujishima @ The L Magazine

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