Heaven’s Gate, 1980. Kris Kristofferson, Christopher Walken and John Hurt star in Michael Cimino’s dramatization of the Johnson County War. The film was initially panned by critics, but has since grown in stature. This Criterion version contains many special features. Check them out at this link:
Gilda, 1946. Rita Hayworth and Glenn Ford star in this classic that was directed by Charles Vidor. This is the recently released Criterion label version. For more details about the special features on this disc, click on the following link:
Shetland, Seasons 1 and 2, 2013-2014. Detective series set in Shetland, Scotland.
Partners in Crime, 2015, Season 1. David Walliams and Jessica Raine (recently seen in “Call the Midwife”) star as Tommy and Tuppence Beresford in this drama set in 1950’s England. This series is the latest screen version of Agatha Christie’s crime fighting couple.
Midnight Lace, 1960. Doris Day faces the incredulity of her friends and family when she fears she is being stalked. Rex Harrison and Myrna Loy co-star.
Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, 1966. This classic film boasts music by Stephen Sondheim and stars some classic comedians: Phil Silvers, Buster Keaton and Jack Gilford.
The Cotton Club, 1984. Francis Ford Coppola directed this film about the famed Harlem nightclub. Richard Gere and Gregory Hines star in this drama that was nominated for a Best Director and a Best Picture Golden Globe. This has been discontinued on DVD for years.
Not Without My Daughter, 1991. Sally Field stars in this drama about a woman trying to escape from her husband in Iran, but not without her daughter. Rare find on DVD. It has been discontinued for years.