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Notable New Releases

Up In The Air
Jason Reitman has crafted a modern masterpiece with his third film. He is able to combine sharp funny writing with emotionally rich characters in a stunning way. There are big laugh out loud moments followed by moving drama that will have you tearing up. The performances are astonishing in their honesty, the editing is remarkable, and Reitman's musical choices are flawless.

Extras include:
  • Commentary
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Shadowplay: Before the Story
  • Sad Brad Smith "Help Yourself" Music Video
  • Storyboard Comparisons
  • American Airlines Prank

An incredibly powerful film thanks to the amazing performances. It's difficult to watch due to the subject matter, but worth watching if only once.

Extras include:
  • Commentary
  • From Push to Precious
  • A Precious Ensemble
  • Oprah and Tyler: A Project of Passion
  • A Conversation with Lee Daniels and Sapphire
  • Audition: Gabourey Sidibe
  • Deleted Scene
  • Reflections on Precious

Capitalism: A Love Story
Missed this one in theaters, but look forward to checking it out.

Extras include:
  • Deleted Scenes
  • What If, Just What If, We Had Listened to Jimmy Carter in 1979?

The Kids Are Alright Blu-ray
The Who in Blu.

Extras include:
  • Commentary


Castor said...

I will finally get to catch up on Up in the Air and Precious!

Karen said...

Your commentary on Up in the Air is spot on! Great choice of words. :)