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Recent disks from England, part two

Life interrupted: Sono Sion's The Land of Hope (2012)

Excellent new region B Blu-rays of Richard Fleischer’s soap noir Violent Saturday, Franklin Schaffner’s The War Lord and Robert Altman’s revisionist take on classic detective stories, The Long Goodbye; plus The Land of Hope, a recent, quieter and more contemplative film by prolific Japanese director Sono Sion.