January 7, 2014
RT on DVD & Blu-Ray: Archer, Closed Circuit, and More
With the holiday season officially behind us, the home video releases are starting to pick up again. Not a whole lot, mind you, considering the best-reviewed stuff this week is, again, mostly limited to TV and the smaller theatrical releases, but it won't be long before the awards contenders start showing up in this column. Speaking of which, we want to note that we previously wrote about The Act of Killing back in the beginning of December, when it was originally scheduled to hit shelves, and it turns out it was actually pushed back to this week; we apologize for the mistake. With all that said, read on for this week's selections.
August 29, 2013
Critics Consensus: One Direction: This Is Us is Lightweight But Entertaining
This week at the movies, we've got a popular boy band (the concert documentary One Direction: This Is Us), a desperate ex-racecar driver (Getaway, starring Ethan Hawke and Selena Gomez), and attorneys under surveillance (Closed Circuit, starring Eric Bana and Rebecca Hall). What do the critics have to say?
August 28, 2013
Video Interview: Cast & Director of Closed Circuit
In this thriller from John Crowley, Rebecca Hall and Eric Bana play former lovers who must keep their relationship a secret in order to properly try their high-profile terrorism case in UK courts.
Grae Drake discusses the abundant Closed Circuit TV cameras in London, as well as whether or not their research has allowed them to commit crimes without punishment.