GODZILLA, AKIRA, and the Connection to Hiroshima and Nagasaki

by Nico Beland Godzilla and Akira are two iconic films from Japan, different from each other in genre but both movies were of course heavily inspired by the 1945 bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. As part of the… Read More

New Releases for March 28!

It’s another Glorious New Release Tuesday!

Scarecrow Video Picks from the Seattle Jewish Film Festival Staff

by The Seattle Jewish Film Festival Staff The 22nd annual Seattle Jewish Film Festival kicks off on¬†Saturday, March 25¬†for a 9-day tour of the globe. Come take a trip with us! If you can’t make all the destinations,… Read More

New Releases for March 21!

It’s another Glorious New Release Tuesday!

NIGHT OF THE HUNTER: A Nightmarish Mother Goose Tale

by Norm Nielsen Scarecrow Video’s March Crosscut theme is “March Badness,” and Robert Mitchum’s role as the child stalking, sexually repressed, gospel-spewing serial-killer Harry Powell in 1955’s The Night of the Hunter is one of the great cinematic… Read More