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Zpg (Zero Population Growth) | Blu-ray Review

1 hour ago

Today, director Michael Campus is best remembered as an alum of Blaxploitation, thanks mostly to 1973’s The Mack, which featured an early role for Richard Pryor, and the more obscure cult item The Education of Sonny Carson (1974).

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- Nicholas Bell

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A Game of Death (1945)| Blu-ray Review

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Making his move from editor (Citizen Kane, The Devil and Daniel Webster, and The Magnificent Ambersons) to director in the early 1940s, Robert Wise wasted little time jumping into a variety of arguably B-grade pictures (like the Val Lewton sequel The Curse of the Cat People, the Guy de Maupassant adaptation Mademoiselle Fifi, and back again to Lewton for the marvelous Robert Louis Stevenson tale The Body Snatchers).

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Just a Sigh | DVD Review

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It’s been a long road for the slight but nevertheless worthwhile Just a Sigh from Jerome Bonnell, the French director’s English language debut which stars Emmanuelle Devos in formidable form opposite Gabriel Byrne.

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The Conversation: Producer Vincent Maraval

27 March 2017 9:00 AM, PDT

Since its inception in the late 1990s as a subsidiary of Studiocanal, before breaking off on its own in 2002, French distribution company Wild Bunch has been one of the most high profile titans at the Cannes Film Festival (in 2016, they had five projects on the Croisette, including competition titles The Neon Demon, Graduation, and Palme d’Or winner I, Daniel Blake — as a side note, five Wild Bunch titles have snagged this honor since 2000, including items by Nanni Moretti, Michael Moore, Cristian Mungiu, and Abdellatif Kechiche).

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