The Railway Man is a true account of one man’s battle with his war past. It’s too long and not very well-structured.
Ripper Street avoids the sophomore slump for an addictive series of episodes. This is one of the best crime drams on television going right now.
Underappreciated historical adventure starring Charlton Heston gets a chance for reconsideration in a new Blu-ray edition from Eureka
Cold War paranoia and humanism help propel a better second season for British mystery drama The Bletchley Circle
White Dog is a powerful and controversial look at racism in America
A tasty and frightening thriller from the Brits, this made-for-TV feature offers up the best of British drama in a 90-minute package
The Coen Brothers’ classic 1996 dark comedy Fargo gets a beautiful remaster on Blu-ray from MGM
Murder on the Home Front is an average murder mystery that pales next to the best we’ve seen from British television
A visually powerful yet coldly distant look at post–war corruption in Rome from Francesco Rosi
An intensely personal drama of an elderly couple facing the issues of a changing neighborhood and failing health, Boardwalk features a superb cast and strong direction.