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  • The Sparks Brothers

    The Sparks Brothers

    Wildly entertaining even if you've never heard a single Sparks song.

  • The Birds

    The Birds

    This is Allen's big birthday movie. I just got the 4K Blu-ray set of four Hitcock titles, and this is one of them. He's never seen it, but he really digs all of the Hitchcock he's seen so far, and he's been asking about this one forever.

    Can't wait! Here we go!

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  • The Blues Brothers

    The Blues Brothers


    So regarding 4K. Up till now, I have not had a physical Blu-ray 4K player. I've been watching streaming 4K.

    Holy shit. I did not get how big a difference there would be. Today, I got the new machine hooked up and I got a fistful of discs delivered. This was the first one I watched after sampling a few others, and oh my god, it was gorgeous. This is always a title I buy when upgrading to a…

  • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    Working on a review a full year after the film was released because someone literally paid me to finally do it. I have resisted for reasons that will become clear when I publish in the next few days.

    Rewatching the film is clarifying my thoughts. It is not making me any more fond of the film than I was the first time.