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    Kino Lorber Announces New 'Studio Classics' Label, Will Release Eight Iconic Films This July

    Highbrow distributor Kino Lorber is well-known for its DVD collection of art house films, especially those of historic and international significance--think Fritz Lang's "Metropolis."

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    How Hawks' 1948 Classic 'Red River' Drew a New Map for the Western (NEW CRITERION DVD REVIEW)

    "Funny how different you feel," cattleman Nadine Groot (Walter Brennan) relates near the end of "Red River," "when you know you're going somewheres." He's right, but his is a sojourner's satisfaction, marking the conclusion of a long expedition. For viewers of Howard Hawks' mythic 1948 Western, the ...

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    Sergio Leone's 'Once Upon a Time in America' Gets the Blu-Ray Treatment

    For its 30th anniversary, "Once Upon a Time in America," legendary director Sergio Leone's final film, is being released on Blu-Ray this September.

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    Happy 118th Birthday, Howard Hawks: TOH! Picks His 16 Must-See Films (VIDEO)

    In 2012, when Sight & Sound Magazine released the results of its most recent decennial poll, fans of Howard Hawks searched the top fifty "Greatest Films of All Time" in vain. Is the reputation of classical Hollywood cinema's most versatile master in decline? We offer you 16 reasons why you should re...

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    Academy Celebrates 25th Anniversary of 'Do the Right Thing' with Spike Lee In Person and Brand New 35mm Print

    The Academy will celebrate the 25th anniversary of Spike Lee's seminal "Do the Right Thing," with the director and yet-to-be-announced guests in person during two separate screening events set to take place coast-to-coast: one in Los Angeles at LACMA, and the other (where else?) in Brooklyn at BAM.

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    EXCLUSIVE: New Trailer for Restored Classic Opera Doc 'Tosca's Kiss,' Presented by Dustin Hoffman

    TOH! has scored a trailer exclusive to the 30th anniversary restoration of Daniel Schmid’s classic music documentary “Tosca’s Kiss,” which centers on the lives and passions of a group of retired opera singers living in the Casa Verdi home in Milan.

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    Harrison Ford Offered to Reprise Rick Deckard Role in 'Blade Runner' Sequel

    It's official: Harrison Ford has been offered to reprise his iconic role as Rick Deckard in the sequel to "Blade Runner."

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    Quentin Tarantino to Close Cannes with 50th Anniversary Screening of Leone's 'Fistful of Dollars'

    The mystery of the Closing Night at Cannes has been solved, and it's a very cool, unusual choice. Quentin Tarantino will be hosting a celebration of the life and work of director Sergio Leone with a 50th anniversary screening of 1964's "A Fistful of Dollars."

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    Eric Rohmer's Lovely 'A Summer's Tale' Finally Arrives on the Big Screen

    Fans of Eric Rohmer, start getting excited now. The French auteur's light-as-air classic "A Summer's Tale," the third film in his Four Seasons film cycle and the only one to never before receive US theatrical distribution, is arriving this summer on the big screen. It hits theaters June 20 at New Yo...

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    Go Beatles Crazy This Summer with 'A Hard Day's Night' Restoration in Theaters (UPDATED WITH NEW TRAILER)

    Janus Films is set to release a brand new 4K restoration of the Beatles’ delirious, anything-goes musical “A Hard Day’s Night” -- where John, Paul, George and Ringo play slapstick versions of themselves, hounded by gaga fans -- in more than 50 cities over the July 4 weekend, including New York’s Fi...

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