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This Week On DVD and Blu-ray: February 16, 2010

This Week On DVD and Blu-ray: February 16, 2010

DVD LINKS: DVD NEWS | RELEASE DATES | NEW DVDS | REVIEWS | RSS FEED Clint Eastwood - 35 Films, 35 Years This massive collection contains 35 of Eastwood's films, all of which are listed directly below. The set is priced at $129.99 at Amazon right now. Where Eagles Dare, Kelly's Heroes, Dirty Harry, Magnum... Read more »

Blu-ray Review: Revanche (Criterion Collection)

Blu-ray Review: Revanche (Criterion Collection)

Before Departures won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film in 2009 it seemed the battle for the Academy Award in that category was between Revanche and The Baader Meinhoff Complex. Nevertheless, while Departures took home the Oscar it is obvious Revanche already has a leg up with a glossy Criterion Blu-ray edition hitting store... Read more »

Foreign Language Oscar Hopefuls Wittled Down to Nine

Foreign Language Oscar Hopefuls Wittled Down to Nine

The Academy has just released the nine final films up for consideration in the Foreign Language Film category for the 81st Academy Awards from a previous list of 65. I have listed the nine films below and placed in bold my predictions for the five nominees. Austria, Revanche, Gotz Spielmann, director Canada, The Necessities of... Read more »

Oscar Update: Foreign Language Oscar Potentials Begin Lining Up

Oscar Update: Foreign Language Oscar Potentials Begin Lining Up

Irina Potapenko in Revanche I have been keeping track of all the submissions for Foreign Language Oscar as they have been announced and updating the list in my "The Contenders" section and just recently two heavyweights were thrown into the ring as Sweden submitted Jan Troell's Everlasting Moments, a film In Contention's Guy Lodge believes... Read more »