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Eyes of the Mothman

Recommend only to the hard-core cryptozoological crowd


Documentary

Rod Lott
I'll be honest: Until the Richard Gere/Laura Linney film "The Mothman Prophecies" came out in 2002, I'd never even heard of the urban legend of the winged creature that supposedly haunted the small town of Point Pleasant, W. Va., in the mid-1960s, culminating in a bridge collapse that took 46 lives.
 
Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Breaking Bad: The Complete Third Season / The Big C: The Complete First Season

Two great buys of two great shows


Television series

Rod Lott
As if you needed more evidence that cable TV has network TV in a now-years-long creative choke hold, the junior and freshman seasons of AMC’s “Breaking Bad” and Showtime’s “The Big C,” respectively, are now on home video.
 
Thursday, June 16, 2011

It’s a TV-on-DVD summer spectacular!

Featuring five shows worth the purchase ... and two that aren't.


Television series

Rod Lott
I don’t watch a ton of TV shows while they’re airing. With a few exceptions, I wait for the DVD and/or Blu-ray sets so I can go on marathons — the only kind of marathons in which I’ll ever participate. Here are capsule reviews of seven such recent tubular trips.
 
Friday, August 3, 2012
 
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