New and Coming Releases: March 17, 2009.

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Twilight

Releases: 2009-03-21
Synopsis: When Bella Swan (Kristen Stewart) reluctantly moved to the perpetually overcast town of Forks, WA, and set out to carve a niche for herself, she assumed it would be one similar to the low-profile soci... more>>>


In Treatment

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: The emotionally intimate and deeply affecting In Treatment is set within the psychotherapy sessions of five patients. The first ever HBO half-hour drama features Paul (GABRIEL BYRNE), a therapist who ... more>>>


Dee Dee Ramone: History on My Arms

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: This is Lech Kowalski's 2003 documentary HEY IS DEE DEE HOME - about the life and times of Ramones bassist and all-star burn out, Dee Dee Ramone (1952-2002) - with new bonus short films History on My ... more>>>


The Gary Cooper Collection

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Design for Living (1933) Design for Living was based on the stage comedy by Noel Coward, though little of his dialogue actually made it to the screen. Playwright Fredric March and artist Gary Cooper b... more>>>


It's Winter

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Iranian director Rafi Pitts's searing psycho-social drama It's Winter opens in wintertime Tehran, when the middle-aged Persian husband and father Mokhtar (Hashem Abdi) is suddenly laid off. Despondent... more>>>


The Cake Eaters

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Actress Mary Stuart Masterson makes her feature directorial debut with this drama detailing the manner in which three generations of men deal with the death of the family matriarch. Evicted from his N... more>>>


Claymore, Vol. 4: The Rumors of War

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Thus continues the twisting tale of Clare, one such sister of the sword driven by pain in both victory and defeat. Three beings of myth have risen from exile to open a new front in the war between mon... more>>>


Careful (Remastered and Repressed)

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Careful takes place in the remote Alpine village of Tolzbad, where everyone speaks in whispers for fear of starting an avalanche. This self-inflicted noise control to the overall suppression of emotio... more>>>


Don't Look Down

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Argentinean filmmaker Eliseo Subiela directed this idiosyncratic drama that uses sex and love as a springboard for an exploration of bold philosophical ideas. Twenty-something Eloy (Leandro Stivelman)... more>>>


Opera Jawa

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: In this innovative and long-in-development cross-cultural musical from director Garin Nugroho, a contented pair of former Ramayana dancers who have since forsaken their art in favor of selling earthen... more>>>


Baccano!, Vol. 2

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Mafia goons are doing their best to whack each other on the mean streets of the Big Apple, and hot lead is punching holes in the walls of a cross-country train called the Flying Pussyfoot. But this ca... more>>>


The Last Metro (Criterion)

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: The Last Metro is set virtually in its entirety in a crumbling French theatre. During the Nazi occupation, Jewish director Lucas Steiner (Heinz Bennent) hides in the basement of the theatre... more>>>


A Woman Called Golda

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: A Woman Called Golda is a made-for-television account of the life and times of Golda Meir, Israel's powerful prime minister during the '60s and '70s. Judy Davis portrays Golda as a young... more>>>


Bolt

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes Bolt, the tale of a superstar TV pup (voiced by John Travolta) who gets plopped in the middle of America with seemingly no way back to the glam a... more>>>


Gardens of the Night

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Abducted by two men and forced into child prostitution when she was just eight years old, a homeless San Diego street teen is finally reunited with her family only to find that the traumas of the past... more>>>


Praying with Lior

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: The Lior in question, who not only stands at the center of Ilana Trachtman's documentary Praying with Lior but forms its heart and soul, is Lior Liebl... more>>>


The Riches: Season 2

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: This season of The Riches opens with the Malloys backed into a corner as a result of the events of last season, when Pete, the best friend of Doug Rich, discovered that they were living Doug and Cheri... more>>>


The Kite

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Lebanese filmmaker Randa Chahal Sabbag directs the drama La Cerf Volant (The Kite). Teenaged Lamia (Flavia Bechara) lives in southern Lebanon near ... more>>>


Quantum of Solace (Special Edition)

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: A devastating betrayal sends James Bond from Australia to Italy and South America on a mission of vengeance that pits the suave super-spy against a powerful businessman with diabolical intentions. Bet... more>>>


Forbidden Hollywood Collection, Vol. 3

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Other Men's Women (1931) This is the story of a love triangle between two burly railroad men and the one woman they both desire (Mary Astor). Jack (Regis Toomey), Lily’s husband, is an engineer ... more>>>


13 Most Beautiful... Songs for Andy Warhol Screen Tests

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Using a 16mm Bolex camera, Andy Warhol shot a series of black-and-white screen tests in his notorious Factory during the 1960s. The original tests were silent, but the songwriting duo Dean & Britta ha... more>>>


To Catch a Thief (Paramount Centennial Collection)

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: A jewel thief is at large on the Riviera, and all evidence points to retired cat burglar Cary Grant. Escaping the law, Grant heads to the Cote D'Azur, where he is greeted with hostility by his old par... more>>>


Dana Gould: Let Me Put My Thoughts in You

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Gould makes his DVD debut in this one-hour comedy special filmed at Chicago's Second City Theatre. He dives into topics ranging from the struggles of marriage to the terrors of parenthood before letti... more>>>


Watchmen: Tales of the Black Freighter/Under the Hood

Releases: 2009-03-24
Synopsis: Named after the comic book that appeared in the original Watchmen graphic novel as a story-within-a-story, this animated companion piece to director Zack Snyder's feature film version of Watchmen find... more>>>


 

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