With HBO’s film Confirmation we get a glimpse of how women’s fight against harassment, and by extension, sexual assault, was very often disregarded as fantasy only just 25 years ago.
Donnie Yen steals the show in the classic historical martial arts epic ‘Bodyguards and Assassins’ on Blu-ray from Shout! Factory.
Chris Pine is a 1950s Coast Guard captain risking all to make a rescue in the visually and aurally stunning yet two-dimensional disaster flick ‘The Finest Hours’ out now on Blu-ray from Disney.
The quiet and visually stunning martial arts epic ‘The Assassin’ from director Hou Hsiao-hsien arrives on Blu-ray from StudioCanal.
1991 Chinese cinema epic ‘Farewell My Concubine’ arrives in a barebones Blu-ray Combo pack from the BFI.
‘The Keeping Room’ is a powerful female western done the right way, out on Blu-ray now from Drafthouse Films.
Only the production values and a couple of good acting performances save ‘Mercy Street,’ a series full of cliches and miscasting.
Writer/director John Sayles’ ‘Eight Men Out’ dramatizes the 1919 “Black Sox” scandal, on Blu-ray now from Olive Films.
Liberation fighters conspire to assassinate a Japanese army commander in colonial-era Korea in the sprawling historical epic Assassination on Blu-ray from Well Go USA.
Clint Eastwood breaks out of The Rock in classic Escape from Alcatraz on Blu-ray from Warner Bros.