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Video Vault – Mar 8, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK THE KLANSMAN (Olive Films): What could – and should – have been a powerful portrayal of ...
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Video Vault – Mar 1, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT PICK OF THE WEEK “BILL & TED’S MOST EXCELLENT COLLECTION” (Shout! Factory): In 1989, Alex Winter (“Bill”) and Keanu Reeves (“Ted”) ...
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Video Vault – Feb 22, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK WAIT UNTIL DARK (Warner Archive): Audrey Hepburn nabbed her fifth and final Oscar nomination as Best ...
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Video Vault – Feb 15, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK THE EDGE OF SEVENTEEN (Universal Pictures Home Entertainment): Writer Kelly Fremon Craig’s feature debut as producer/director ...
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A Split Decision for Shyamalan’s Latest

A Split decision for Shyamalan’s latest ** Even though it overstays its welcome, Split is easily M. Night Shyamalan’s best films in a long while ...
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Video Vault – Feb 8, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK ROGER CORMAN’S DEATH RACE 2050 (Universal Pictures Home Entertainment): Never one to resist revisiting previous territory, ...
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Spend the Night with Stand-up Guys

The “2GNC Comedy All Stars” will again be shining brightly, as the “2 Guys Named Chris” radio show’s popular stand-up comedy event plays the Cone ...
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Video Vault – Feb 1, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK SCAVENGER HUNT (Kino Lorber Studio Classics): An all-star cast enlivens this silly, juvenile, self-explanatory 1979 comedy ...
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RiverRun Salutes the Screen Legacy of Barbara Stanwyck

  by Mark Burger   Following the success of its inaugural “RiverRun Retro” in November featuring actress Millie Perkins (The Diary of Anne Frank) and ...
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A Detour into Danger

A Detour into danger *** Gritty, hard-bitten and deeply cynical, writer/director Christopher Smith’s stylish Detour is deeply steeped in the trappings of film noir. For ...