The Asphalt Jungle: Criterion Collection

February 16, 2017

As a connoisseur of heist films it just doesn’t get any better than The Asphalt Jungle (1950), which also happens to be one of my all-time favorite film noirs. Directed with stylish economy by John Huston, it features atmospheric black and white cinematography... 

The Day the Earth Stood Still: 2-Disc Special Edition

December 8, 2008

One good thing that comes out of completely unnecessary Hollywood remakes of cinematic classics is that the original is usually given the deluxe treatment on home video. This year, Keanu Reeves and Jennifer Connelly star in a remake of the science fiction...