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Cinema Hackers

In these ultra-competitive times, it’s inevitable that someone’s gonna get busted for spying, hacking or good ol’ fashioned corporate espionage. All of the double-dealings and high-stakes hijinks make for great cinema. Here’s a few of this genre’s best.   Hackers (1995) *on order Released back in the pre-AOL days, this fun movie stars Angelina Jolie…

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Transgender Cinema

Transgender people are becoming more and more conspicuous in the cultural conscience, and this has been reflected as well as preceded by a more prominent position in film. Here are a few films that document the struggles and triumphs of people in one of the least represented demographics of society.   Hedwig and the Angry…

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Abbas Kiarostami

The Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami passed away at the age of 76 last week, and the world lost one of its most renowned filmmakers. Kiarostami was one of the Iranian New Wave filmmakers to emerge in the late 1960’s and he would go on to champion the work of other Iranian filmmakers including Jafar Panahi,…

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Coming Soon – Staff Picks for July

Our most anticipated new items purchased by the Studio. Feel free to put them on hold until they come in. Music TV/Mini Series Movies – New Releases Movies – Non-Fiction Movies – Reissues and Reorders Images Courtesy of IMDB, Rotten Tomatoes, All Music, Criterion

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Just When I Thought I Was Out…

Nothing beats a good gangster movie. The energetic performances, the fantastic suits and cars, the blood oaths, and of course all of the wise-cracking make for great cinema. Here are some of the best of the genre and a couple of lesser known classics. The Godfather Part II (1974) The Corleone family returns in the…