Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

Arts and Entertainment

DVD Tuesday: TV Shows & Tyson

LAist relies on your reader support.
Your tax-deductible gift today powers our reporters and keeps us independent. We rely on you, our reader, not paywalls to stay funded because we believe important news and information should be freely accessible to all.

Horror classics continue to suffer the indignity of needless remakes with The Last House on the Left being another victim. It's as if someone thought that the original would benefit from polishing when, in fact, it was its very roughness that made it so damn good. James Toback's fascination with Mike Tyson continues with the eponymous (and excellent) documentary Tyson. I still think that Toback is seeing things that aren't entirely there, though, with respect to Iron Mike. I can still remember seeing The Last Starfighter as a kid visiting my aunt in sleepy Lake Charles, Louisiana. The CGI animation looks fairly awful now, but I loved, loved, loved that movie way back when. And my childhood crush on Catherine Mary Stewart has barely faded with time.

The Last House on the Left
Tyson
The Simpsons: The Complete Twelfth Season
Hannah Montana: The Movie
Dexter: The Complete Third Season
Gossip Girl: The Complete Second Season
The Last Starfighter 25th Anniversary Edition
The Adventures of Tintin, Vols. 1-5
Playtime- Criterion Collection
Everybody Hates Chris: The Complete Series