New on DVD & Blu-ray: June 24-30

THIS WEEK’S THEATRICAL RELEASES: “Enemy”: Though it performed dismally at the boxoffice, “Enemy” — a frighteningly ominous thriller that plumbs the depths of identity, sexuality and reality in the modern world — deserves a second chance on DVD. Jake Gyllenhaal stars as Adam Bell, a glum, disheveled history professor who seems disinterested in the world […]

Dreammaker: An Interview With Alejandro Jodorowsky

In the Spring of 1990, Harley Lond (then editor of Boxoffice Magazine) and Shawn Levy (then Boxoffice’s associate editor) traveled to the famed Chateau Marmont hotel on the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles to interview Alejandro Jodorowsky, who was in town to promote the opening of his first film in almost a decade, “Santa Sangre.” […]

New on DVD & Blu-ray: June 17-23

THIS WEEK’S THEATRICAL RELEASES: “The Grand Budapest Hotel”: Director Wes Anderson transports viewers to another one of his unique, self-contained worlds that requires you to give yourself up totally to his story within a story within a story that recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the […]

New on DVD & Blu-ray: June 10-16

THIS WEEK’S THEATRICAL RELEASES: “Non-Stop”: Liam Neeson has carved a niche for himself as a 21st century action hero — an intelligent father-husband who just happens to be a spy-hitman-cop who can fight off bad guys half his age (he turned 62 last week) and make it seem believable. And the man can act. Here […]

New on DVD & Blu-ray: July 8-14

THIS WEEK’S THEATRICAL RELEASES: “Bad Words”: Jason Bateman makes his feature directorial debut and also stars in this quirky comedy about a disgruntled middle-aged man who hijacks a national spelling bee and verbally mows down his competition — eighth graders. And he’s unstoppable — contest officials, outraged parents, and overly ambitious students can’t persuade him […]

New on DVD & Blu-ray: June 3-9

THIS WEEK’S THEATRICAL RELEASES: “Lone Survivor”: At the peak of the War in Afghanistan, four Navy SEALs were sent on the top-secret Operation Red Wings, a covert mission to neutralize a high-level al-Qaeda operative deep in the mountains of that country. Halfway through the mission the SEALs were discovered by the Taliban and attacked; lacking […]