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Strauss: Don Juan [Wiener Philharmoniker/Böhm] Blu-ray Review

Posted July 26th, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

Strauss: Don Juan [Wiener Philharmoniker/Böhm] Blu-ray Review

Relatively short fare for the money, this is primarily a rehearsal document with a brief main course in the form of Strauss’ tone poem

Brazil with Michael Palin Blu-ray Review

Posted July 1st, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Brazil with Michael Palin Blu-ray Review

A splendid journey through this emerging superpower, Brazil with Michael Palin is timed for the current FIFA World Cup tournament.

FrackNation Blu-ray Review

Posted June 24th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

FrackNation Blu-ray Review

Anti-environmentalist documentary FrackNation gets a decent release on Blu-ray from Magnolia

Super Duper Alice Cooper Blu-ray Review

Posted June 22nd, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

Super Duper Alice Cooper Blu-ray Review

Super Duper Alice Cooper is a well crafted documentary on one of the most successful heavy metal groups in rock history.

B.B. King: The Life of Riley Blu-ray Review

Posted June 22nd, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

B.B. King: The Life of Riley Blu-ray Review

The Life of Riley is a compelling documentary of an icon bluesman

COSMOS: A Spacetime Odyssey Blu-ray Review

Posted June 20th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

COSMOS: A Spacetime Odyssey Blu-ray Review

Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey is a captivating series with complex theories made easy, beautiful imagery, and a flawless Blu-ray presentation

Road (2014) Movie Review

Posted June 10th, 2014 by Tim Baros

Road (2014) Movie Review

Road is a riveting and emotional documentary about Road Racing and the triumphs and tragedies of the Dunlop family

Nature: Snow Monkeys Blu-ray Review

Posted June 7th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Nature: Snow Monkeys Blu-ray Review

Enter the rigid social order of the snow monkeys of Japan’s Shiga Highlands in this fascinating documentary from PBS’ Nature.

The Universe: Season 7 — Ancient Mysteries Solved Blu-ray Review

Posted June 7th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

The Universe: Season 7 — Ancient Mysteries Solved Blu-ray Review

This is The Universe in name only. They’ve jumped the shark and offered up some bad version of Ancient Aliens minus the aliens.

Battle Company: Korengal (2014) Movie Review

Posted June 4th, 2014 by Tim Baros

Battle Company: Korengal (2014) Movie Review

Journalist Sebastian Junger revisits Restrepo in Korengal but doesn’t offer anything new.