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Browsing Category Drama

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

Crime / Drama / Thriller

Day of the Jackal, The (1973 / UK)

“Nameless, faceless… relentlessly moving towards the date with death that would rock the world.” In 1971, Frederick Forsyth shot to bestseller status with his debut novel, The Day of the Jackal – taut, utterly plausible, almost documentarian in its realism and attention to detail. Two years later, director Fred Zinnemann (High Noon) turned a gripping… Continue reading

Drama

Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988 / USA)

“When they tried to buy him, he refused. When they tried to bully him, he resisted. When they tried to break him, he became an American legend. The true story of Preston Tucker.” Jeff Bridges gives a dazzling performance as Preston Tucker, a dynamic automotive visionary determined to create the car of the future. Against… Continue reading