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Cantinflas (2014) Cantinflas (2014)
Published on January 17, 2015

A nice bio on the Mexican comic, but some things are left out.


Radhe Radhe – Rites of Holi (2014) Radhe Radhe – Rites of Holi (2014)
Published on January 17, 2015

A gorgeous 53-minute film of the East Indian Holi celebration, with original score by Vijay Iyer.


The Night Porter, Blu-ray (1974/2014) The Night Porter, Blu-ray (1974/2014)
Published on January 12, 2015

An often disturbing examination of the later psychological effects of the Nazi regime.


ImmersAV – Point-of-View Binaural Audio Recording with Hi-Def Video, Blu-ray (2014) ImmersAV – Point-of-View Binaural Audio Recording with Hi-Def Video, Blu-ray (2014)
Published on January 12, 2015

An interesting Blu-ray demo sampler of binaural and speaker playback.


BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 5 cond. by Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Blu-ray (2014) BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 5 cond. by Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Blu-ray (2014)
Published on January 10, 2015

An excellent performance of the Bruckner 5th with some odd mixing decisions for the multi-channel tracks.


Martha Argerich – Evening Talks, Blu-ray (2002/2014) Martha Argerich – Evening Talks, Blu-ray (2002/2014)
Published on January 10, 2015

A mesmerizing documentary on one of the greatest living pianists.


Supernova, Blu-ray (1995/2015) Supernova, Blu-ray (1995/2015)
Published on January 09, 2015

Not a bad sci-fi film at all, but could have been even better.


Ornette – Made in America, Blu-ray (1986/2015)</br> 
Portrait of Jason, Blu-ray (1967/2015) Ornette – Made in America, Blu-ray (1986/2015)
Portrait of Jason, Blu-ray (1967/2015)

Published on January 08, 2015

A couple of 16mm films of the ‘60s by NYC independent filmmaker Shirley Clarke, restored and enhanced for Blu-ray.


WAGNER vs. VERDI – A Documentary in Six Parts, Blu-ray (2014) WAGNER vs. VERDI – A Documentary in Six Parts, Blu-ray (2014)
Published on January 01, 2015

An excellent documentary but it’s a make-over for English language viewers.


Rise Of A Texas Bluesman – Stevie Ray Vaughan 1954-1983 (2014) Rise Of A Texas Bluesman – Stevie Ray Vaughan 1954-1983 (2014)
Published on December 29, 2014

Documentary examines Stevie Ray Vaughan’s ascension into the Texas blues scene.




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