DVDs

PL_409_MPX-1920×1080

DVDs are the new Vinyl

Portlandia Season 7 is available on disc.

IFC.com’s 2011 Holiday Gift Guide (photo)

IFC.com’s 2011 Holiday Gift Guide

As we approach the festive holidays, surely one of the most important questions is what exactly to pick up your gadget-loving relatives. Luckily IFC is here to help. We’ve sorted through stacks of movies, music, video games, comic books and gadgets to filter out the best gift offerings of 2011. From the return of George […]

The Second Strike of “Fubar,” “Cannibal Holocaust” in HD, and More New on DVD (photo)

The Second Strike of “Fubar,” “Cannibal Holocaust” in HD, and More New on DVD

A look at what’s new on DVD this week: “Fubar: Balls to the Wall” Directed by Michael Dowse Released by Screen Media Films Following up the 2002 cult comedy about lifelong metalhead pals Terry and Dean, this sequel, which recently premiered to much acclaim at SXSW, finds the duo down on their luck when they […]

Five of Sidney Lumet’s Lesser-Known Films Worth Seeking Out (photo)

Five of Sidney Lumet’s Lesser-Known Films Worth Seeking Out

Only days ago “The Deadly Affair” arrived at my doorstep, yet another of Sidney Lumet’s films I had never seen before since having been born two-thirds of the way into the director’s legendary career, it’s always been a game of catch-up. Then again, it was that way for most in his field, even if they […]

The Lost Michael Winterbottom/Colin Firth Film and More New DVDs (photo)

The Lost Michael Winterbottom/Colin Firth Film and More New DVDs

A look at what’s new on DVD this week: “A Summer in Genoa” Directed by Michael Winterbottom Released by Entertainment One Of the many films Michael Winterbottom (“A Mighty Heart,” “9 Songs”) has directed in recent years, you wouldn’t guess the one starring recent Oscar winner Colin Firth as a father who must take care […]

“Taxi Driver” is Indeed Talkin’ to You and More New DVDs (photo)

“Taxi Driver” is Indeed Talkin’ to You and More New DVDs

A look at what’s new on DVD and Blu-ray today: “Taxi Driver” (1976) Directed by Martin Scorsese Released by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment One can read about the extensive restoration of what many consider to be Martin Scorsese’s finest film at The Digital Bits, but if you’re a film fan, you might not need convincing […]

Hilary Swank’s “Resident” Evil, the Second Flight of “Black Swan,” and More New DVDs (photo)

Hilary Swank’s “Resident” Evil, the Second Flight of “Black Swan,” and More New DVDs

“The Resident” (2011) Directed by Antti Jokinen Released by Image Entertainment This actually isn’t the first time Hilary Swank has seen one of her films go direct to DVD after the films “Red Dust” and “Birds of America” suffered the same fate, but surely there was more riding on this horror film from the resurgent […]

A Week Of Discoveries on DVD* (Not Requiring a Gun to Find Them) (photo)

A Week Of Discoveries on DVD* (Not Requiring a Gun to Find Them)

A look at what’s new on DVD today: “Meskada” (2010) Directed by Josh Sternfeld Released by Anchor Bay Entertainment When this thriller premiered at Tribeca this past spring, Alison Willmore wrote, “the second film from writer/director Josh Sternfeld (“Winter Solstice”) has ambitions reaching beyond being a straightforward police procedural,” though critics, including her, were mixed […]

Henry Silva is Coming For You, and More New DVDs (photo)

Henry Silva is Coming For You, and More New DVDs

A look at what’s new on DVD today: “Fernando Di Leo Crime Collection” Directed by Fernando Di Leo Released by RaroVideo Fans of badass ’70s cinema and the stoic Henry Silva rejoice! Underappreciated Italian crime master director Fernando Di Leo finally comes to the U.S. via this set of four films — “Caliber 9,” “The […]

Out of “Nowhere,” “Four Lions” Attack and More New DVDs (photo)

Out of “Nowhere,” “Four Lions” Attack and More New DVDs

“The Man From Nowhere” (2010) Directed by Lee Jeong-beom Released by Well Go USA Matt Singer said there’s a sequence in this Korean revenge thriller that has “already taken up permanent residence in the Movie Hall of Fame section of my brain,” so what more do you need? “Mother” star Won Bin stars as the […]