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Browsing Category Drama

Drama

Orgies of Edo (Arrow Video Blu-ray)

Legendary Toei director Teruo Ishii tells three stories of moral sickness set during Japan’s prosperous Genroku era in this bloody follow-up to his sexploitation classic Shogun’s Joy of Torture, and the fourth entry in Toei’s ‘abnormal love’ film series. Ishii’s politically incorrect moral lessons paint a trio of tales of tragic heroines caught up in… Continue reading

Action / Crime / Drama / Thriller

Tough Ones, The (Grindhouse Releasing Blu-ray)

A police commissioner (Maurizio Merli) obsessively pursues a cruel criminal (Tomas Milian) and his dangerous gang as they wreak havoc throughout the Eternal City. Cinematography by Federico Zanni (Eaten Alive!, The Cynic, the Rat and the Fist). Also starring, Arthur Kennedy, Giampiero Albertini, Ivan Rassimov, Biagio Pelligra, and Gabriella Lepori). Shipping starts on late 2018… Continue reading

Drama / Thriller

Olive Films: Bound (1996 / Blu-ray)

A groundbreaking work of LGBTQ cinema, Bound stars Gina Gershon (Showgirls) as Corky, a tough-as-nails ex-con, and Jennifer Tilly (Bullets Over Broadway) as her lover Violet. A chance encounter in an elevator ignites a torrid affair between the two women, who soon plot to steal $2 million in laundered mob money and pin the blame… Continue reading

Comedy / Drama

Criterion: Shampoo (1975 / Blu-ray)

Shampoo gives us a day in the life of George, a Beverly Hills hairdresser and Lothario who runs around town on the eve of the 1968 presidential election trying to make heads or tails of his financial and romantic entanglements. His attempts to scrape together the money to open his own salon are continually sidetracked… Continue reading

Drama

Shout Factory: Platoon – 4K Remaster Steelbook

Shipping starts on September 18, 2018 Shout Factory announced today that it is preparing a SteelBook Edition of Oliver Stone’s classic film Platoon (1986), starring Tom Berenger, Keith David, Willem Dafoe, Forest Whitaker, and Francesco Quinn. The release, which will be sourced from a brand new 4K remaster approved by director Stone, will be available… Continue reading