Archive for February, 2013

New on DVD for February 26 – This week’s releases include an Oscar-nominated documentary about a harrowing subject; striking scenes of nature’s strength; and an extreme rape-revenge picture.

‘Dark Skies’ is gripping invasion cinema – In ‘Dark Skies’, a suburban family’s life is turned upside-down when an unknown sinister force targets them without explanation.

New on DVD for February 20 – This week’s releases include a highly acclaimed picture; two very different ideas of family entertainment; an update for an ’80s classic; a peculiar movie about filmmaking’s illusion; and the second chapter to a scandalously good series.

‘Charles Swan’ provides rare insight into the male consciousness

‘Escape from Planet Earth’ doesn’t require evasion tactics – ‘Escape from Planet Earth’ is about two brothers whose rivalry pulls them into an intergalactic conspiracy that threatens the safety of the entire galaxy.

‘Shadows of Liberty’ examines corporations’ role in writing news

‘Safe Haven’ is the safe choice this Valentine’s Day – ‘Safe Haven’ follows a young woman’s journey as she escapes a dangerous past to start anew with a man who deserves a happy ending as much as she does.