The Secret World of Arrietty (Kari-gurashi no Arietti, 2010)

The latest Studio Ghibli film to hit the American shore is this adaptation of Mary Norton’s children’s fantasy, The Borrowers, about a family of doll-sized people living under the floorboards of a human house. Arrietty is the spunky adolescent daughter … Continue reading

The Black Book (aka Reign of Terror, 1949)

This is a public domain film that has been poorly served on DVD, appearing in a number of crappy editions from bottom feeder companies like Alpha and VCI. Now Columbia has somehow been persuaded to release a very nice quality … Continue reading