New and Coming Releases: January 29, 2008

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Screamers

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: As Armenian-American rockers System of a Down wage a heated musical campaign for the Turkish government to finally acknowledge the 1915 Armenian genocide that is still denied by the powers that be, fi... more>>>


Trade

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: After his 13-year-old sister is abducted by sex-traffickers, a determined Mexican teen travels from the barrios of Mexico City to a run-down stash house in New Jersey in a desperate attempt to rescue ... more>>>


El Cid

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: When French playwright Pierre Corneille wrote El Cid, a fanciful version of the life of 11th-century Spanish hero Rodrigo Diaz de Bivar, aka "El Cid", an attempt was made to honor the "classic unitie... more>>>


King of California

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: Michael Douglas stars as a treasure-hunting eccentric in this Alexander Payne-produced comedy from director Michael Cahill. Recently released from a me... more>>>


Masterpiece Theatre: Mansfield Park

Releases: 2008-01-29

 


The Raymundo Gleyzer Collection (3 Discs)

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: Documentary filmmaker Raymundo Gleyzer, a major player in the Cinema Liberacion (Free Cinema) movement of the 1970s, helped found the Cine de la Base, a group dedicated to bringing revolutionary films... more>>>


Life of Brian (The Immaculate Edition) (2 Discs)

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: On a midnight clear 2,000 years ago, three wise men enter a manger where a babe is wrapped in swaddling clothes. It is an infant called Brian...and the three wise men are in the wrong manger. For the ... more>>>


Rocket Science

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: Jeffrey Blitz's heartfelt inspirational drama Rocket Science proves that many a handicap can be overcome, no matter how daunting the obstacle at hand may initially seem. Newcomer <a hr... more>>>


The King of Kong: Fistful of Quarters

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: Seth Gordon's documentary King of Kong follows the exploits of the two best Donkey Kong players in America. Billy Mitchell has held the world record for the popular video game for over twenty years. T... more>>>


Miike Collection, Vol. 1: Bodyguard Kiba

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: Junpei, a low level gangster, is in over his head when he decides to steal a large sum of money from his Yakuza boss. Now he needs constant protection. Enter Naoto Kiba, an invincible bodyguard for hi... more>>>


Right at Your Door

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: A dirty bomb has detonated in Los Angeles and a terrified husband decides to seal himself up in his suburban home and await the return of his working wife in first time director Chris Gorak's tense an... more>>>


Power to the Peaceful Yoga

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: This 85 minute yoga program hosted by filmmaker and activist Michael Franti stresses how the practice of yoga can help inspire peace and unity. Joined by yoga teachers David Life and Sharon Gannon Fra... more>>>


The Invasion

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: The sci-fi film Invasion stars Nicole Kidman as a psychiatrist with a sick child who begins to notice that the people in her community are subtly changing. She begins to believe that aliens may be res... more>>>


Ira and Abby

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: Love at first sight has some interesting repercussions a few months down the line in this offbeat romantic comedy. Ira Black (Chris Messina) is a wildly neurotic thirty-something who can't get his lif... more>>>


Delinquent Girl Boss: Blossoming Night Dreams

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: A reform school girl attempting to turn her life around is drawn hopelessly back to the streets in this "Pinky Violence" classic starring Reiko Oshida. Rika (Oshida) is out on her own after an extende... more>>>


Witchblade, Vol. 4

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: An unsteady family painstakingly built will crumble at the whim of unyielding authority, this time leaving Masane alone and frozen by the harsh results of their icy grip. Little Rihoko's become a pawn... more>>>


Chancer: Series 2

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: Starring Clive Owen (GOSFORD PARK, CHILDREN OF MEN) as charismatic con artist Stephen Crane, this second season of the British television drama takes on a decidedly darker tone. After coming out of ja... more>>>


Emmanuelle Goes to Cannes

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: European superstar Olinka Hardiman plays Emmanuelle, a beautiful young woman stuck in a dead end job as a stripper in a sleazy night club. Always desperate to make ends meet, her manager/boyfriend off... more>>>


The Nines

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: Writer/director John August ponders the metaphysical aspects of life and art in an episodic allegory that follows three artists as they embark on a soul searching journey of fate versus free will. Whe... more>>>


Quiet City & Dance Party, USA

Releases: 2008-01-29In Aaron Katz's idiosyncratic and unpredictable drama Quiet City, Georgian Jamie travels from her Atlanta home to Brooklyn, to visit her friend Samantha. When Jamie arrives, however, Samantha seems to have disappeared from her residence - her phone is disconnected and she cannot be..more>>>

 


Millennium Crisis

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: Ato Essandoh and Ted Raimi star in this deep space sci-fi adventure about a malevolent race of aliens seeking to propagate their violent ways by sparking an intergalactic war. It's been eons since the... more>>>


Naruto, Vol. 20: Light vs. Dark

Releases: 2008-01-29

 

 

 


The Comebacks

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: The producers of Wedding Crashers are back with the comedy The Comebacks. Spoofing countless inspirational sports movies, the film stars David Koechner</... more>>>


Ragnarok: The Animation - Vol. 2

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: he evil plague that threatens the land continues to spread as the bold band of adventurers trudge daily further into the heart of darkness. Led by the young swordsman Roan, each new battle with the Da... more>>>


Martin Scorsese Presents Val Lewton

Releases: 2008-01-29

 

 


Beck, Vol. 6

Releases: 2008-01-29
Synopsis: The Greatful Sound Festival is out of control with wild weather and wilder music. The chaos and pressure are getting to Beck... In fact, the band is falling apart! As Koyuki takes the stage to a growi... more>>>


Damages: The Complete First Season (3 Discs)

Releases: 2008-01-29

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