The Archivist #53: More Mystery from Hitch and Marlowe [SUSPICION, MURDER MY SWEET]
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The Archivist

The Archivist #53: More Mystery from Hitch and Marlowe [SUSPICION, MURDER MY SWEET]

  I’ve had the opportunity to highlight some terrific Blu-ray releases for prior editions of The Archivist, and in today’s selections I’ll be doing a…

The Archivist #52: Paranoia in Paradise [CHASE A CROOKED SHADOW, EYE OF THE DEVIL]
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The Archivist

The Archivist #52: Paranoia in Paradise [CHASE A CROOKED SHADOW, EYE OF THE DEVIL]

Is there anything in this world, today’s world especially, more enticing than the chance to get away from it all? Break free of the various…

The Archivist #51: Thrills and Chills [THE FAN, THE MANGLER]
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The Archivist

The Archivist #51: Thrills and Chills [THE FAN, THE MANGLER]

  It’s October and we’re only a few days away from the best day of the year for horror fans like me. I’ve been celebrating…

The Archivist #50: More Bogey And Bacall [TO HAVE AND HAVE NOT, DARK PASSAGE]
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The Archivist

The Archivist #50: More Bogey And Bacall [TO HAVE AND HAVE NOT, DARK PASSAGE]

  2016 was the year of Bogey and Bacall for Warner Archive, who released Key Largo and The Big Sleep early in the year (which…

The Archivist XLIX: Jane Fonda, Detective
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The Archivist

The Archivist XLIX: Jane Fonda, Detective

  Very few actresses have been able to accomplish as much as Jane Fonda has in the span of her legendary career on the screen….

The Archivist XLVIII: Time Traveling Back To My Youth with AIRBORNE and IF LOOKS COULD KILL
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The Archivist

The Archivist XLVIII: Time Traveling Back To My Youth with AIRBORNE and IF LOOKS COULD KILL

  The year is 1994, I am 13 years old, and I am spending the night at my best friend’s house. My friend’s parent are…

The Archivist XLVII: The First Wives Get Serious
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The Archivist XLVII: The First Wives Get Serious

  This month marks the 20th anniversary of the now-classic girl power comedy The First Wives Club. Originally thought of as something of a throwaway…

The Archivist XLVI: Celebrating ’70s Dustin Hoffman
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The Archivist XLVI: Celebrating ’70s Dustin Hoffman

  Pretty much any cinephile will agree that the 1970s represented some of the best that film had to offer. From dynamic scripts to cutting…

The Archivist XLV: Now You See Michael Caine [GET CARTER & JACK THE RIPPER]
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The Archivist

The Archivist XLV: Now You See Michael Caine [GET CARTER & JACK THE RIPPER]

  I’ve been fascinated with Michael Caine long before I even knew of his films… in fact, long before I even realized who he was….

THE ARCHIVIST XLIV: Triple Bogey [PASSAGE TO MARSEILLE, THE BIG SLEEP, KEY LARGO]
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The Archivist

THE ARCHIVIST XLIV: Triple Bogey [PASSAGE TO MARSEILLE, THE BIG SLEEP, KEY LARGO]

  This week sees the release of Dark Passage on Blu-ray from Warner Archive, their fourth such release starring Humphrey Bogart and the third pairing…