Here are our latest reviews of films on DVD.
Reviews of Classic Films
A bout de souffle
- Excerpt: Like all Godard, there is a serious if not angry heart underneath all of the fun and games.
Don’t Look Back
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
- Excerpt: It may seem a strange choice of settings for a Disney animated musical, but Victor Hugo’s 1831 gothic novel The Hunchback of Notre Dame forms the basis for one of Disney’s greatest animated features.
The Mouth Agape
Under the Sun of Satan
Recent Home Video Releases
Diary of a Lost Girl
Other Reviews from 2014 and earlier
- Excerpt: Jean Marias’ Beast was a noble gentleman in a fur suit, but this anonymous Beast is a beclawed burlesque rapist.
- Excerpt: A well-paced, involving, thought-provoking film but one marred slightly by a cynical and negative view of humanity.
Lisa and the Devil
- Excerpt: Cinema Fearité Presents ‘Lisa and the Devil’ – Mario Bava’s Surreal Ghostly Slasher Mashup
The Mind Reader (1933)
The Nutty Professor
- Excerpt: Hollywood frequently turns a blind eye towards issues of weight and the tolerance of those individuals who struggle to control it. The Nutty Professor unintentionally becomes the exemplification of those problems.