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The Breaking Point
Sid and Nancy
Stalker
Lost in America
Kong: Skull Island
Straw Dogs
Beauty and the Beast
John Wick 2
Ugetsu
The LEGO Batman Movie
Bambi
Ghost World
Duck Dynasty: The Complete Series
Buena Vista Social Club
Rumble Fish
The Founder
Umbrellas of Cherbourg
Young Girls of Rochefort
Rogue One
Live By Night
Being There
Before Trilogy
Doctor Strange
Manchester by the Sea
Women on the Verge
His Girl Friday
The Accountant
Pinocchio
Deepwater Horizon
Blair Witch
Roma
Exterminating Angel
Prince: Movie Collection
Howards End
The Squid and the Whale
To Live and Die in L.A.
Punch Drunk Love
The IT Crowd
McCabe & Mrs. Miller
Boyhood
Pacific Soul Ltd. - The Dance Divine
Short Cuts
Carrie
Warcraft
Trilogia de Guillermo Del Toro
Beauty and the Beast
Dekalog
Valley of the Dolls
 



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Extra features at a click:

DMC Awards 2016!
Reader Mail
Learnt - Edward M. Baldwin

CD Reviews:

David Bowie: Blackstar (vinyl)
Paul McCartney: Band on the Run
Paul McCartney: Wings Over America
Norman Kelsey - Talent/Loving
Jo Potter - 8 Circles
Hanson - Underneath
The Eyeliners
Bat Country - Entertainment
Tammy & the Lords of Misrule

Hear some great new music...visit the website for
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THE 2016 DMC AWARDS
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Check out our Blu-ray reviews library!

HOT OFF THE PRESSES!

August 17, 2017
Another big new review for you...

A noir classic
The Breaking Point has arrived from Criterion onto Blu-ray, and our man Gordon suited up to bring you a full review!

More on the way!
Mike J

August 14, 2017
Back with another advanced review for you!

Punk'd
Alex Cox's classic Sid and Nancy is getting the Blu-ray treatment from Criterion, and we gave this terrific disc an early look for you!

More to come!
Mike J

July 27, 2017
Another new review for you...

I'll be watching you
Stalker is another odd, beautiful masterpiece from Andrei Tarkovsky, and it's new from Criterion.  Gordon tells all in his review!

Not done yet!
Mike J

July 26, 2017
Back with a big new review!

Cross country comedy
Albert Brooks' classic Lost in America has gotten the Blu-ray treatment from Criterion this week.  Our man Gordon hit the high roads and brought back this review for you!

More on the way!
Mike J

July 17, 2017
Been away, but we're back with a big advanced review!

Ape call
Kong: Skull Island takes us back to that world where Kong is still king.  We have the look at this new Blu-ray release from Warner for you!

More to come!
Mike J

June 16, 2017
One last advanced review to close out your week!

A history of violence
Sam Peckinpah's controversial classic Straw Dogs is coming to Blu-ray from Criterion...we gave it a thorough spin for you!

Have a great weekend, all...back soon!
Mike J

June 15, 2017
Ready for another review?

Tale as old as time
Beauty and the Beast is Disney's latest live action spin on a classic animated film, and our man Gordon says it's a worthy one...check out his review of the Blu-ray to learn more!

Still more on the way!
Mike J

June 14, 2017
Another big new review for you today...

I can row a boat, Keanu?
Keanu Reeves returns in John Wick 2, out this week on Blu-ray.  Our man Gordon says it's a worthy sequel!

Not done yet!
Mike J

June 13, 2017
The advanced reviews keep coming!

From the land of the Rising Sun
Ugetsu is often labeled one of the greatest films of all time, and with this new Criterion Blu-ray, it's easy to see why.  Check out our review for the full story!

More on the way!
Mike J

June 12, 2017
Back with a big advanced review for you!

Always be Batman
The LEGO Batman Movie gives a unique take in the Caped Crusader's adventures...we gave this 3D Blu-ray an early look for you!

More to come!
Mike J

June 5, 2017
Back with a big advanced review for you today!

A deer favorite
Bambi is back on a special anniversary Blu-ray combo set from Disney.  We gave this classic an early look for you!

More on the way!
Mike J

May 28, 2017
A very happy and safe Memorial Day weekend to all our readers, and our deepest thanks and appreciation to those who gave all so that America remains free.

Spiritual awakening
One of my favorite films of the new millennia is getting the Criterion treatment...check out our early review of an early look at Scarlett Johansson in Ghost World!

More on the way!
Mike J

May 10, 2017
Back with a mid-week advanced review!

Quacking Up
Duck Dynasty: The Complete Series takes the 11 season show into its sunset.  We have the early look at this Walmart exclusive release from Lionsgate!

More to come!
Mike J

May 4, 2017
For those in the greater Jacksonville area, be sure to come check out my band The Milestones this evening...we're playing a free show at the Ponte Vedra Winn Dixie from 4-7 tonight.  Hope to see you there!

Speaking of music
Wim Wenders' Buena Vista Social Club has gotten the Blu-ray treatment from Criterion...our man Gordon has the story in his review!

More to come!
Mike J

April 25, 2017
Got a big new review for you today...

Hold the line
Rumble Fish was a personal excursion for director Francis Ford Coppola, and it's now on Blu-ray from Criterion.  Gordon has the full story!

Still more to come!
Mike J

April 24, 2017
Hungry for a new review?

You deserve a break today
The Founder tells the story of Ray Kroc and a little company called McDonald's.  It's out on Blu-ray, and we serve up the review with a smile!

More on the way!
Mike J

April 12, 2017
We have a pair of new releases on deck today...

The French musique (voila)
Criterion delivers a pair of French musical classics this week, looking better than ever on Blu-ray.  Check out our reviews of Umbrellas of Cherbourg and Young Girls of Rochefort!

More on the way!
Mike J

March 29, 2017
Back with a HUGE advanced review for you!

Rebel, rebel
Rogue One tells a standalone chapter in the Star Wars saga.  It's coming to Blu-ray from Disney, but we got the early look!

Still more on the way!
Mike J

March 27, 2017
Back with a big new review!

Void where prohibited
Ben Affleck is back both behind and in front of the camera with the crime drama Live By Night.  Our man Gordon has the look at this new Blu-ray for you!

More on the way!
Mike J

March 24, 2017
One more classic review for you!

Sellers' market
Being There is a modern classic that earned star Peter Sellers an Oscar nod...Gordon and I have the story of this new Criterion Blu-ray!

Have a great weekend...back soon!
Mike J

March 20, 2017
Kicking off your week with a big new review!

Staring at the sun
The Before Trilogy combines Richard Linklater's three films with Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy into one terrific new set from Criterion.  Our man Gordon has the story!

More on the way!
Mike J

March 13, 2017
Back with a big new review!

Heroes are strange
Doctor Strange joins the Marvel franchise with an excellent 3D Blu-ray release.  Our man Gordon tells all in his review!

More on the way!
Mike J

March 6, 2017
That time again!

New contest announced!
We're teaming up with Universal to give five lucky winners a chance to win the Fast & Furious Ultimate Ride Collection on Blu-ray...just click on "Feel Lucky?" on the above nav bar for all the details and to get your entries in!

Back with more, including Doctor Strange, Being There, Before Trilogy and more!

Mike J

February 23, 2017
Back with a big new review for you!

Oscar time
Manchester by the Sea is up for several awards this weekend, and Gordon says they are well-deserved.  He has the story in his review of this new Lionsgate release!

More to come!
Mike J

February 20, 2017
Just a quick note to let you know we've got a few big reviews on the way, including the 3D release of Dr. Strange and more...stay with us!

Mike J

February 13, 2017
Ready to win?

New contest announced!
We're teaming up with Disney to give five lucky winners a chance to win the fourth season of Nashville on DVD...just click on "Feel Lucky?" on the above nav bar for all the details and to get your entries in!

More to come, including Manchester by the Sea!
Mike J

January 30, 2017
We have a new advanced review to kick off your week!

No sane, no gain
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown is a comic masterpiece from Pedro Almodovar, and one of my favorites.  It's getting the Blu-ray treatment from Criterion, so don't miss our early review!

More on the way!
Mike J

January 24, 2017
Back with another big review!

And it's only Tuesday
His Girl Friday is an all time classic that remains as great as ever.  Our man Gordon tells us about this new Criterion Blu-ray release!

More to come!
Mike J

January 20, 2017
One last big review to end your week...

Number's up
The Accountant is a new thriller starring Ben Affleck, on Blu-ray from Warner.  We sent Gordon in to bring back the full audit!

Have a great weekend, friends...back soon!
Mike J

January 19, 2017
Coming to you mid-week for a special advanced review!

On a string and a prayer
Walt Disney's classic Pinocchio is coming to Blu-ray, with a first time digital HD transfer.  We gave this timeless film a fresh look for you!

More to come, including His Girl Friday and more!

Mike J

January 12, 2017
Back with an out-this-week review!

That sinking feeling
Deepwater Horizon is based on a true story, and it hits Blu-ray this week from Lionsgate.  Our man Gordon suited up to bring you the big review!

More on the way
Mike J

January 2, 2017
Welcome to another year of DVD Movie Central!  On behalf of all of us, we hope you have a wonderful 2017.  And we're kicking off your award season as well!

DMC Awards announced!
We've teamed up to name the best of the best in DVD and Blu-ray for 2016, so be sure to check out our annual DMC Awards!

More to come, including Deepwater Horizon, The Accountant and more!

Mike J

December 25, 2016
A very Merry Christmas to all of our loyal readers, from all of us at DMC!  See you soon!

Mike J

December 20, 2016
A big new early review for you...

Witchy woman
Blair Witch is a real-time sequel to the original indie smash.  It's coming to Blu-ray from Lionsgate, and we have the early look!

More to come!
Mike J

December 19, 2016
Hope everyone's having a great holiday month!  We're gearing up to bring you our annual DMC Awards soon, plus a review of Blair Witch and more, so stay with us!

Mike J

December 2, 2016
And finishing your week with another one!

Don't leave Rome without it
Roma is Fellini's love letter to his home city; a strange and colorful journey.  It's coming to Blu-ray from Criterion, and we have the early look!

Have a great weekend, friends...more soon!
Mike J

December 1, 2016
Kicking off your month with a big advanced review!

What if there was a party and nobody left?
Well, that's essentially the premise of Luis Bunuel's Exterminating Angel, a funny and unsettling surreal masterpiece.  It's coming to Blu-ray from Criterion, and we have the early look!

Not done yet!
Mike J

November 28, 2016
Paying tribute to the Purple One today...

When doves cry
Prince will be forever missed...as a tribute, we asked our friend Norman Kelsey to provide a look at the new Prince: Movie Collection Blu-ray for you!

More to come!
Mike J

November 23, 2016
On behalf of all of us at DMC, have a save and happy Thanksgiving.  We'll be back on Monday with more for you!

Mike J

November 21, 2016
Back with a big advanced review for you!

Ivory Merchant classic restored
Howards End is an Oscar winning classic earning a new 25th anniversary restoration from Cohen.  We have the early look at the Blu-ray for you!

More on the way!
Mike J

November 15, 2016
Back with a special advanced review!

Sea-ing is believing
The Squid and the Whale is a modern classic, and Gordon says it got the treatment it deserved from Criterion.  Check out his early review to learn more!

Still more to come!
Mike J

November 9, 2016
Another early review for you!

California dreaming
To Live and Die in L.A. is a modern masterpiece from William Friedkin, and our man Gordon has given this upcoming Shout! Blu-ray an early look!

Not done yet!
Mike J

November 8, 2016
We have a couple of early reviews lined up for you this week!

Adam antsy
Punch Drunk Love teamed Adam Sandler with filmmaker Paul Thomas Anderson for one of the most unusual entries of both of their careers.  It's coming to Blu-ray from Criterion, and Gordon has the scoop!

More on the way!
Mike J

November 7, 2016
Another big review to kick off your week!

Have you tried turning it off and on again?
The IT Crowd was a British TV comedy hit that eventually earned a following Stateside, and for good reason...the complete series is out on DVD, and we have the full story!

More to come!
Mike J

November 1, 2016
Back with another big review for you!

Warren peace
McCabe & Mrs. Miller is Robert Altman's take on the western, and a good vehicle for Warren Beatty.  Our man Gordon saddled up to bring you this Criterion Blu-ray review!

More to come!
Mike J

October 24, 2016
Back with new reviews!

Growing pains
Richard Linklater's Oscar-nominated Boyhood has gotten the Blu-ray treatment from Criterion.  You don't want to miss Gordon's review of this unique modern classic!

More on the way!
Mike J

October 18, 2016
A little night music for you this evening...

New CD review!
We don't do 'em often, but when something as good as Pacific Soul Ltd. comes around (a group featuring our own frequent guest writer Norman Kelsey), we gotta dive in.  See why The Dance Divine isn't one you should pass up!

More on the way!
Mike J

October 17, 2016
Back with a big advanced review for you!

Slicing and dicing
Short Cuts is a seminal Robert Altman film, filled with stars and stories.  It's finally getting the Blu-ray treatment from Criterion, and we have the early look!

More to come, including Boyhood, McCabe & Mrs. Miller, Prince: Movie Collection and more!

Mike J

October 5, 2016
Halloween month continues in fashion!

Prom night
No, wrong film...actually, it's Brian De Palma's classic Carrie getting the Blu-ray treatment from Shout Factory, and Gordon has the early look!

Not done yet!
Mike J

October 4, 2016
Another big review for you!

Multi-dimensional
Gordon calls Universal's Warcraft one of the best 3D presentations he's seen...his Blu-ray review tells all!

More to come!
Mike J

October 3, 2016
Kicking off October with some modern horror classics!

Three of a perfect pair
Trilogia de Guillermo Del Toro brings Cronos, The Devil's Backbone and Pan's Labyrinth together into one amazing set.  We have the early look at this Criterion release!

More on the way, including Warcraft, Carrie, and more!

Mike J

September 28, 2016
A classic returns today!

Tale as old as time
Well, not that old, but 25 years now!  Beauty and the Beast remains a crowning achievement for Disney, and we gave the new anniversary edition a special look!

Back soon!
Mike J

September 21, 2016
Another early review for you!

Thou shalt not miss this
Dekalog is getting the Criterion treatment, and this 10 film masterpiece from Krzysztof Kieslowski based on the Commandments is a must see.  Our early review tells all!

More to come!
Mike J

September 19, 2016
Back with a big advanced review!

Let's go to camp
The camp classic Valley of the Dolls is getting the Blu-ray treatment from Criterion...and we gave it an early spin for you!

More to come!
Mike J

September 14, 2016
Another big review for you...

Sands of time
Woman in the Dunes is one of the most unusual classics of all time, and definitely worthy of a look, thanks to this Criterion Blu-ray.  We have the full story!

More to come!
Mike J

September 12, 2016
Bringing you a big advanced review today!

Oh captain, my captain
Captain America: Civil War brings many Marvel heroes face to face with each other, and Gordon says this 3D Blu-ray is worth your time...don't miss his review!

More on the way!
Mike J

September 7, 2016
Coming to you with a true classic today!

Nobody's Falstaff but mine
Chimes at Midnight is regarded as Orson Welles' last true masterpiece, and remained almost unseen in this country for 30 years.  Leave it to Criterion to rectify that with a stunning Blu-ray release!

More to come!
Mike J

September 6, 2016
Back with another big review for you!

Finishing last?
Gordon says The Nice Guys nails the 70s, and is a top notch film to boot.  Check out his review of this Warner release to learn more!

More on the way!
Mike J

September 5, 2016
Happy Labor Day, all...back with an advanced review!

Modern classic
If you've never seen The Iron Giant, you should definitely get in line for it's Signature Edition Blu-ray release this week.  We have the early look at this Warner release to tell you more!

More to come, including Captain America: Civil War and more!

Mike J

August 25, 2016
Something a little different for us today...

2001 - future passed
Now that it's been 15 years since the title year of Stanley Kubrick's sci-fi masterpiece, it seemed like a good time to revisit one of the site's more popular articles...an FAQ of all things 2001!

More on the way!
Mike J

August 24, 2016
Another early review!

Time to not be nice
Road House is a quintessential guy flick, and it's coming to Blu-ray from Shout! Factory.  We asked our quintessential guy Gordon for the early scoop!

Still more to come!
Mike J

August 23, 2016
The advanced reviews continue!

A bare necessity
The Jungle Book brings the classic stories to new life, and it's an amazing Blu-ray release.  We gave this Disney Blu-ray the early look for you!

More to come, including The Nice Guys and more!
Mike J

August 22, 2016
Kicking off your week with a big advanced review!

Groovy
Bruce Campbell returns in Ash vs. Evil Dead, a new series on Starz.  The complete first season is coming to Blu-ray, and we have the early look for you!

More on the way!
Mike J

August 15, 2016
Back with another big chance to win!

New contest announced!
We're teaming up with Anchor Bay to give five lucky winners the Blu-ray of the first season of Ash vs. Evil Dead.  Just click on "Feel Lucky?" on the above nav bar for more details and to get your entries in!

More to come!
Mike J

August 8, 2016
Back again with another advanced review for you!

A film with dimensions
Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai: Across the 8th Dimension is a modern cult classic getting the Blu-ray treatment from Shout Factory.  Our man Gordon suited up for this early review!

More to come!
Mike J

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Alien: Covenant
Betting on Zero
Blind
The Case for Christ
Chuck
Day of Days
The Dead Zone
Duel in the Sun
Hickok
Hopscotch
How to Be a Latin Lover
Meantime
Pet Semetary
Riverdale
The Wall

August 22, 2017

Ash vs. Evil Dead: Season 2
Beggars of Life
Blue Bloods: Season 7
Convict
Executor
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Ironside: Season 4
Kill Switch
La Poison
Lucifer: Season 2
NCIS Los Angeles: Season 8
Sid and Nancy
Supergirl: Season 2
Whale Rider

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