Thursday, May 11, 2006

V - The Final BattleThough followers of topical skill fabrication television series may drop v: The Final Battle as a strange keepsake from the pre-computer animation days, the six-hour miniseries about an foreign intrusion of Earth was a evaluations juggernaut for NBC in 1984 and should still provide some amusement for tough lovers and fans of ` 50s-style sci-fi. The Final Battle picks up four months after the daze finish of the 1983 prequel miniseries, with a small group of humans known as the Resistance...

V - The Final Battle

Six Feet Under - The Complete First SeasonThe Fishers are your regular dysfunctional family. Ruth (Frances Conroy) is the grim matriarch who has bother stating emotion and cracks at the slightest problem. Daughter Claire (Lauren Ambrose) is an underachiever who educates a moody, mysterious loner image in high school (she is gratifying in hot sums too). Brother David (Michael C. Hall) works in the family concern, and is nervy beyond impression (he is gratifying in a secret homo relationship too). Senior brother Nate (Peter Krause) is...

Six Feet Under - The Complete First Season

Rio BravoWhen it comes down to designation the best Western of all time, the inclination usually specifies to three completely different pictures: John Ford is The Searchers , Howard Hawks is Red River , and Hawks is Rio Bravo . About the only thing they all have in public is that they all star John Wayne. But while The Searchers is an epic pursuit for retaliation and Red River is a wholesale cattle-drive drama (`` Take ` em to Missouri! Yeeee-hah!''), Rio Bravo is on a much more small scale....

Rio Bravo

The Ninth GateThe horror of Roman Polanski is not about spectacle and impact but a goose-pimply sense of evil lurking just outside the build and secret behind the faces of slightly unsettling characters. For a spell it looks like The Ninth Gate , conformed from the novel The Club Dumas by Arturo Pé rez-reverte, might recapture the beautiful edginess of such masterpieces as Repulsion and Rosemary is Baby . A calmness, almost asleep Johnny Depp plays misanthropic, unscrupulous rare-book hunter...

The Ninth Gate