New on DVD

departed mutual

Another huge releasing day, even bigger than last week's. Includes several Oscar-nominated films, a few cult items and on low-budget indie with a lot of critical praise behind it:

The Departed: Nominated for five Oscars, including Best Picture, Director (will Scorsese be a bridesmaid once again?) and Supporting Actor (Mark Wahlberg, just part of a stellar cast), this remake of the HK crime film Infernal Affairs [box set] took that story and ran with it. If it's not completely original, it's thrilling nonetheless. "The whole film is a powder keg on the verge," wrote GC's Craig Phillips in his Best of '06 list. The two disc special edition includes additional scenes with intros by Scorsese, a feature-length TCM profile on him and a profile of the real-life gangster behind Jack Nicholson's character.

Mutual Appreciation: Director Andrew Bujalski was interviewed on GreenCine on the subject of his black and white indie comedy. "The sort of unassuming discovery that could get lost in a crowd or suffer from too much big love," wrote Manhola Dargis in the NY Times, "and while it won't save or change your life, it may make your heart swell...

For more highlights and all the new and coming releases click below!

Blog entry 02/13/2007 - 6:47pm

New and Coming Releases:

February 6, 2007

This page is updated as we obtain more information regarding future releases, and as titles are added to rent (from request). Enjoy!

Page 02/07/2007 - 12:01pm

Science Hellboy

This is the first great releasing day of the year so far, with a corncucopia of excellent films arriving on disc. Let's get right to 'em:

Besides making two [1, 2] of GreenCine's Best of 2006 lists, Michel Gondry's whimsical fantasia of a romantic comedy was certainly one of the most visually unique films of the past year. "Sweet, crazy, and tinged with sadness...a wondrous concoction," wrote J Hoberman. "

Blog entry 02/06/2007 - 5:46pm

* You can comment on articles

* Private messaging to others in the GreenCine community -- and more features coming soon!

* Keep apprised of happenings in the world of films festivals, independent, international, cult, classic, horror movies and more!

* As a free registered member, you can upgrade your account to a rental subscription -- or if you want a rental subscription right away, click here.