Recent viewing – video

When you buy more DVDs than you’ll ever have time to watch (one of the hazards of addiction), you end up with large backlogs piled on various shelves, the sight of which tends to nag at you. Sometimes, you can’t help asking yourself why the hell you bought them in the first place, but of […]

Blasts from the past

Ernst Lubitsch’s Cluny Brown (1946): Criterion Blu-ray review

Antonio Pietrangeli’s I Knew Her Well (1965): Criterion Blu-ray review

Summer grab-bag, part one

Mad Max: from B-movie to Myth