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Recently released on Blu-ray and DVD: Blue Desert, Under Capricorn, Hamlet, Sid Caesar: The Works. more

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Recently released on Blu-ray and DVD: Birdman of Alcatraz, Curse of the Mayans, The Paris Opera, Joan of Arc. more

Home Movies

Recently released on Blu-ray and DVD: Time to Die, Harmonium, My Journey Through French Cinema, Intermezzo. more

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James Harvey opens his latest book with a quote from another great essayist, James Baldwin, on the essence of movie stars. “One does not go to see them act,” Baldwin wrote. “One goes to watch them be.” It was an astute observation 40 years a.. more

I Hate Hollywood

Merv Griffin’s ratings weren’t Johnny Carson level, but the 12-DVD collection, “The Merv Griffin Show: 1962-1986,” reveals the show’s unscripted spontaneity, whether joshing with the stars (Lucille Ball) or getting serious (Martin Luther... more

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<p> No filmmaker was more skilled at turning anxiety into entertainment than Alfred Hitchcock. The master of suspense kept audiences on edge, not with cheap surprises but by showing danger as it approached. Anticipation is almost always better th.. more

I Hate Hollywood

They’ll always be best known as an alt-country band, but on recent efforts the Old 97’s have covered more territory than that restrictive label suggests. Their latest album, 2008’s Blame It On Gravity , is their flashiest yet, a more

Today in Milwaukee

Given their respective reputations for being difficult, it’s not too surprising that Chevy Chase and Bill Murray don’t much care for each other. The two legendary comedians have only appeared in one movie together, sharing only one scene, b... more

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Ingrid Bergman’s screen career had several unexpected peaks and downward turns; her height was the quietly lucid performance she gave in Casablanca as the wife of an anti-Nazi agitator, torn between loyalty for him and love for the cynical expa.. more

I Hate Hollywood

If, like much of the country, you didn’t get a chance to see all the animated short Peter and the Wolf ,Today in Milwaukee more

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