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PR The Carol Burnett Show: Together Again on DVD Feb 24

The Carol Burne

Carol and her partners in comedy -- Harvey Korman, Vicki Lawrence, Lyle Waggoner and Tim Conway -- had amazing skills beyond securing the big guffaw. Grand musical finales and classic movie spoofs became fast favorites among regular viewers, and different guest stars each week - a who's who of music and comedy including Ruth Buzzi, Roddy McDowall and Gloria Swanson -- added fresh faces to the mix, giving the cast every opportunity to flex comedic talents.

StarVista/Time Life

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Posted by: News Editor - February 8, 2015, 12:32 pm - PR
Keywords: comedy


PR Found on DVD Sep 23

Found on DVD Se

Marty is the ideal fifth grader. He gets good grades, listens to his teachers, and doesn't start trouble in class. But a darkness is beginning to fall over Marty's life. The kids at school won't stop picking on him, his parents just don't seem to understand him, and now Marty must grapple with a terrible secret that threatens to destroy life as he knows it...

XLrator Media

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Posted by: News Editor - September 15, 2014, 7:16 am - PR
Keywords: horror


PR The Midnight Special Collector's Edition on DVD Sep 9

The Midnight Sp

In the period between American Bandstand and MTV, several shows tried to bring rock 'n' roll to television. In the wake of Elvis Presley and the Beatles' debut on The Ed Sullivan Show, '60s series like Hullabaloo, Shindig and The Music Scene featured rock and pop performers. But it wasn't until The Midnight Special premiered on August 19, 1972, that rock 'n' roll found its own home on the air.

Time Life

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Posted by: News Editor - August 16, 2014, 10:52 am - PR
Keywords: music, television


PR How The West Was Won: The Complete Second Season on DVD Jul 15

How The West Wa

Originally broadcast in 1978 and based on the 1962 film of the same name, the second season of this classic television series features an all-star cast including James Arness, Eva Marie Saint and Bruce Boxleitner as well as William Kirby Cullen, Fionnula Flanagan, Kathryn Holcomb, Jared Martin. The series features notable guest stars Ricardo Montalban, William Shatner, Tim Matheson, and Lloyd Bridges. This six-disc set includes all 14 parts of the 1978 season.

Warner Bros Home Entertainment

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Posted by: News Editor - July 6, 2014, 12:01 pm - PR
Keywords: television


PR No Pryor Restraint: Life In Concert CD/DVD Box Set Out Jun 11

No Pryor Restra

Though he can be described as a comedian, an actor, a writer and a social activist, Richard Pryor was, first and foremost, an artist whose groundbreaking brand of uncompromising humor enriched the lives of millions. With 7 CDs and 2 DVDs that deliver over 12 hours of prime Pryor hilarity spanning 1966-1992--including nearly two hours of previously unreleased stand-up performances and rare recordings from the Pryor archives--this essential collection features the best recordings from his early years as a still-developing stand-up, his '70s and '80s glory years as a profane-but-profound comic icon and one of his final onstage performances in 1992.

Shout! Factory

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Posted by: News Editor - May 24, 2013, 7:21 am - PR
Keywords: comedy


PR Cheech & Chong's: Animated Movie on DVD Apr 23

Cheech & Chong'

The infamous stoner duo Cheech and Chong are back and animated in a new feature-length film. After all these years, the iconic Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong are still smokin' strong and have also baked up a bag full of songs for the film's soundtrack, which will be available through all digital retailers beginning April 9th from Ode Sounds & Visuals, distributed by The Orchard. In addition to the soundtrack, the two are blazin' in an animated and celebrity-studded music video for the album's track 'Cheech and Chong Anthem (WEed Are the World(TM)),' featuring animated cameos from the likes of Kid Cudi, Whoopi Goldberg, Wiz Kalifa, George Lopez, Bill Maher, B-Real, Willie Nelson, and many more.

Fox Home Entertainment

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Posted by: News Editor - April 22, 2013, 7:52 am - PR
Keywords: comedy


PR Seven Psychopaths on Blu-ray & DVD Jan 29

Seven Psychopat

The film follows a Hollywood screenwriter and his oddball friends, who all end up embroiled in an outrageous kidnapping scheme gone wrong. The acclaimed cast includes Sam Rockwell (Iron Man 2), Woody Harrelson (The Hunger Games), Academy Award(R) winner Christopher Walken (1978, The Deer Hunter, Best Actor in a Supporting Role), Tom Waits (The Book of Eli), and Abbie Cornish (Limitless).

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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Posted by: News Editor - January 25, 2013, 8:56 am - PR
Keywords: comedy


PR New Clip from The Incredible Mel Brooks: An Irresistible Collection Of Unhinged Comedy on DVD Nov 13

New Clip from T

Features the Emmy-nominated Mel Brooks and Dick Cavett Together Again; vintage appearances on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson and The Dick Cavett Show; documentaries on the man and his work; The Critic, Brooks' inspired Academy Award-winning satirical animated short film; an homage to friend and mentor Sid Caesar; appearances on 60 Minutes and The American Comedy Awards; episodes from his TV series; a 60-page book with essays; and much more!

Shout! Factory

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Posted by: News Editor - October 16, 2012, 7:31 am - PR
Keywords: comedy


PR Live shows from Muddy Waters and The Rolling Stones on Vinyl, CD/DVD Sep 11

Live shows from

Live shows from Muddy Waters and The Rolling Stones will get the vinyl treatment on September 11 when Eagle Rock Entertainment releases two very exciting packages: a special edition 2LP/DVD/CD of Live at the Checkerboard Lounge Chicago 1981, and The Rolling Stones: Some Girls - Live in Texas '78Vinyl Special Edition 2LP/DVD/CD.

Eagle Rock Entertainment

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Posted by: News Editor - September 10, 2012, 7:22 am - PR
Keywords: music


PR The Who: Live in Texas '75 on DVD & Digital Oct 9

The Who: Live i

Pete Townshend. Roger Daltrey. Keith Moon. John Entwistle. Filmed in Houston, Texas 11/20/75, it was right at the start of a massive tour of the U.S. to promote The Who By Numbers, their seventh album in their 10th year of existence. With Dolby Digital Stereo sound, this 117-minute 25-song bomb blast--previously only available as a muddled bootleg--has been pridefully restored to its rightful visual and sonic superiority by longtime Who collaborator Jon Astley

Eagle Rock Entertainment

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Posted by: News Editor - September 5, 2012, 7:15 am - PR
Keywords: music


PR The Incredible Mel Brooks: An Irresistible Collection Of Unhinged Comedy on DVD Nov 13

The Incredible

Features the Emmy-nominated Mel Brooks and Dick Cavett Together Again; vintage appearances on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson and The Dick Cavett Show; documentaries on the man and his work; The Critic, Brooks' inspired Academy Award-winning satirical animated short film; an homage to friend and mentor Sid Caesar; appearances on 60 Minutes and The American Comedy Awards; episodes from his TV series; a 60-page book with essays; and much more!

Shout! Factory

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Posted by: News Editor - August 30, 2012, 7:22 am - PR
Keywords: comedy


PR Fela Kuti: Teacher Don't Teach Me Nonsense & Berliner Jazztage '78 (Double Feature) on DVD

Fela Kuti: Teac

Double feature DVD containing two rarely seen works featuring Nigerian musician, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and human rights activist Fela Kuti. This one-of-a-kind Fela Kuti DVD brings together the 1984 documentar Teacher Don't Teach Me Nonsense, as well as the concert film Berliner Jazztage '78, considered by many to be the best live footage of Fela Kuti ever captured on film.

Kino Lorber

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Posted by: News Editor - August 25, 2012, 8:20 am - PR
Keywords: music


PR The Pinochet Case on DVD Sep 4

The Pinochet Ca

An investigation of the Spanish charges against General Augusto Pinochet, forms an essential part of filmmaker Patricio Guzman's career-long exploration of Chilean history since Salvador Allende's 1973 election and the bloody coup that followed.

Icarus Films

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Posted by: News Editor - August 9, 2012, 7:45 am - PR
Keywords: documentary


PR The Story of the Costume Drama and The Costume Drama Classic Collection on DVD Jul 31

The Story of th

Featuring interviews with the writers, directors, and stars of the most beloved British costume dramas, the behind-the-scenes documentary, The Story of the Costume Drama. The Costume Drama Classic Collection is a value-priced 15-disc DVD collection featuring four Masterpiece Theatre series--over 36 hours of quality British programming including Doctor Zhivago, Lillie, Cranford); Lost Empires, and Upstairs, Downstairs, Series 1.

Acorn Media

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Posted by: News Editor - July 28, 2012, 10:52 am - PR
Keywords: documentary, drama


PR Kojak: Season Five on DVD Sep 11

Kojak: Season F

Cases involve a psychotic murderer, a homicide-ridden hospital, cops on the take and the reemergence of a killer from Kojak's past -- once thought dead! Joining him throughout the season are special guest stars including Armand Assante, Christina Raines, Jennifer Warren, Misty Rowe, Shelly Winters, Ken Kercheval, Sally Kirkland, Jeff Conway, Liberace and Priscilla Barnes.

Shout! Factory

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Posted by: News Editor - July 13, 2012, 7:07 am - PR
Keywords: television


PR Steve Martin: The Television Stuff on DVD Sep 18

Steve Martin: T

In the 1970s, Steve Martin exploded onto the national scene with a brand of comedy that was so anti-hip it was ueber hip. But before he turned into a movie star, he'd cemented his legend as a television star and stand-up comedian. Now, for the first time, Martin's long in-demand television specials and stand-up comedy performances -- along with a 24-page booklet and bonus features -- will have you laughing all over again!

Shout! Factory

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Posted by: News Editor - July 6, 2012, 7:06 am - PR
Keywords: television


PR Darling Companion on DVD & Blu-ray Aug 28

Darling Compani

Witty comedy starring Diane Keaton and Kevin Kline is a heartwarming film from writer/director Lawrence Kasdan. Ensemble cast also includes Dianne Wiest, Richard Jenkins, Sam Shepard, Elizabeth Moss and Ayelet Zurer.

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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Posted by: News Editor - July 3, 2012, 7:13 am - PR
Keywords: comedy


DVD Review A HOLLIS FRAMPTON ODYSSEY (BLU-RAY)

A HOLLIS FRAMPT

The Criterion Collection has gone the avant-garde short film route before, so I'm sure their collection of iconic American filmmaker Hollis Frampton's best works is sure to dazzle film fans on Blu-ray.

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Posted by: Chuck Aliaga - May 27, 2012, 7:00 pm - DVD Review
Keywords: avant-garde, audacious, thrilling





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