It’s the last New Release Tuesday of June!
BLU = Also available to rent on Blu-ray disc
3D BLU = Available for rent on lovely 3D Blu-ray, though you must have a 3D TV to experience the full glory
@ = Available for sale in the store (but we can special order anything, see us for details)
The big release this week comes from those Heroes at the Criterion Collection. Stanley Kubrick’s DR. STRANGELOVE, OR HOW I LEARNED TO STOP WORRYING AND LOVE THE BOMB (@ BLU) lands in a glorious new special edition loaded with extras. A lot of people think this is the master filmmaker’s best work, and even if it isn’t, it’s certainly a contender for one of the funniest films ever made. You can’t skip this one.
As for the rest, don’t forget to check out the following. Olivier Assayas’ meta-theater piece CLOUDS OF SILS MARIA (@ BLU) is also out on Criterion. Thai arthouse darling Achipatpong “Joe” Weerasethakul’s latest masterpiece CEMETERY OF SPLENDOR (@ BLU). Drone warfare under the spotlight in EYE IN THE SKY (BLU). RAY HARRYHAUSEN: SPECIAL EFFECTS TITAN (@ BLU) is a new doc on the great special effects man. Tina Fey becomes a war correspondent in WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT (BLU). Good food goes bad in RETURN OF THE KILLER TOMATOES (@ BLU). Debbie Reynolds is THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN (@ BLU). Two new sets of vintage cartoons from DePatie/Freleng: TIJUANA TOADS (@ BLU) and ROLAND AND RATTFINK (@ BLU). Terror at the Superbowl in TWO MINUTE WARNING (@ BLU). And for the kids there’s KUNG FU PANDA 3 (BLU).
Here’s the full rental list:
Cemetery of Splendor (2015) @ BLU
Clouds of Sils Maria (2014) (Criterion Collection) @ BLU
Dr. Strangelove (1964) (Criterion Collection) @ BLU
Eye in the Sky (2015) BLU
Home of Our Own (1993)
I’ll Take Sweden (1965)
Margarita with a Straw (2014)
Movie Movie (1978)
Rabin: The Last Day (2015)
Really Weird Tales (1987)
Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016) BLU
Elstree 1976 (2015)
Harryhausen, Ray: Special Effects Titan (2011) @ BLU
Iranian Americans (2012)
Just Gender (2013)
Last Man on the Moon (2014)
Nova: Can Alzheimer’s Be Stopped? (2016)
FAMILY NEW RELEASES
Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016) (Awesome Edition) BLU
Roland and Rattfink: 17 Cartoons (1971)
Tijuana Toads: 17 Cartoons (1972)
That’ll do it for this week’s haul. We’ll see you next Tuesday!