The film wants to feel important, and it flirts with being a procedural -- but it would have done better to stick with celebrating the slippery interface between facts and the human truths we construct from them.
The values of this movie reflect middle-class American culture far more than they expose any insight into the realities of nature, but the extraordinarily beautiful cinematography of "Monkey Kingdom" is reason alone to see this film on the big screen.
Scream Factory gives us science fiction aficionados a chance to witness Tobe Hooper's retelling of a 1953 semi-classic from those paranoid times.
The name of the bucolic Penn State University campus is also the title of Amir Bar-Lev's documentary exploring the culture, cost and aftermath of deifying college football and its coaches.
It has taken five years for "About Elly" to reach these shores, but it is worth the wait.
For fans of campy, BDSM sensationalism, Strand Releasing has reissued LaBruce and Rick Castro's 16mm film "Hustler White," now restored in HD on Blu-ray Disc.
These second-rate films prove just how well director Brian DePalma's 1976 adaptation of Stephen King's novel holds up.
The 1964 comic adventure romp "That Man From Rio" gets a lovely restoration and 2K scan to Blu-ray thanks to Cohen Media Group, which pairs the film with its 1965 successor, "Up To His Ears."
The 1983 box office flop that later garnered a sizable cult following can now be purchased on Blu-ray along with its companion sequel as a double-feature.
This anxiety-ridden film often feels like "Chinatown" reset in New York and directed by Sidney Lumet.