Collection Update: August 2015

DVDs: Universal Backlot Series – The Barbara Stanwyck Collection Includes Internes Can’t Take Money, The Great Man’s Lady, The Bride Wore Boots, The Lady Gambles, All I Desire and There’s Always Tomorrow. I own two of these films already in a Stanwyck four-pack but figured it was worth the price to own the other four, which are more difficult to find on single DVDs (or … Continue reading Collection Update: August 2015

Collection Update: February 2015

Movies/TV A much greater number of acquisitions this month than last! Let’s get into the list. DVD 22 Jump Street – Amazon I’m not a huge fan of new-release comedies but I enjoyed this one a lot. Definitely my favorite comedy release in recent years (and, in my opinion, better than the first film). Special features: Deleted/extended scenes; “The Perfect Couple of Directors” featurette; “Line-o-Rama”; … Continue reading Collection Update: February 2015

October 2013 in film + DVD collection update!

New-to-me viewings: 42 Re-watches: 4 Total for October: 46 Total for 2013 thus far: 366 The list of new-to-me films: The Living Ghost (1942) Santa Fe Trail (1940) Behave Yourself! (1951) Open Range (2003) Dames (1934) Busby Berkeley’s Kaleidoscopic Eyes (Short doc, 2006) And She Learned About Dames (Short, 1934) Good Morning, Eve (Short, 1934) Melody Master: Don Redman and His Orchestra (Short, 1934) I … Continue reading October 2013 in film + DVD collection update!