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Blu-ray Review: Rogue One – A Star Wars Story Disney / Buena Vista / 2016 / 134 min / Rated PG-13 / Apr 04, 2017

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The first “Star Wars anthology” movie (a story not focused on the Skywalker family), Rogue One   posed a unique challenge for director Gareth Edwards: pay tribute to George Lucas’ well-loved hexalogy, while connecting the story to A New Hope. Edwards …

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Blu-ray Review: 45 Years (Criterion Collection) Criterion / Spine #861 / 2015 / 95 min / Rated R / Mar 07, 2017

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Released a barebones Blu-ray by Paramount last summer, Criterion has given Andrew Haigh’s 45 Years the special edition treatment, with a, “high definition digital transfer supervised by director Andrew Haigh.” Criterion has also offers a solid slate of extras, including …

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Blu-ray Review: Blowup (Criterion Collection) Criterion / Spine #865 / 1966 / 111 min / Not rated / Mar 28, 2017

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Winner of the prestigious Palme d’Or and an inspiration to numerous filmmakers, Michelangelo Antonioni’s Blowup is the story of Thomas (the excellent David Hemmings), a disenchanted fashion photographer in ’60s London who discovers he’s captured a murder on camera. Using …