I take a look at the awesome Lone Wolf and Cub Criterion Collection Blu-ray set.… Read More On The Demon Path in Hell: Criterion’s ‘Lone Wolf and Cub’ Blu-Ray Set
The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum is one of the greats of world cinema and it finally gets the Criterion treatment.… Read More Criterion Blu-Ray Review: Kenji Mizoguchi’s ‘The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum’
Belladonna of Sadness has just completed an art house tour of the U.S. and a new restoration of this 1973 hauntingly beautiful animated film was also released on Blu-ray in July.… Read More Blu-ray Review: ‘Belladonna of Sadness’
Today would have been Akira Korusawa’s 101st birthday, had he still been alive. So, I write a piece about one of the few films of his I have seen, the great Rashamon. You can read the piece here: http://thecelebritycafe.com/feature/honor-akira-kurosawa-rashomon-03-23-2011.