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DVD Tuesday: Pull my Crank!

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Ever since seeing Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, I've thought that Jason Statham had a great screen presence. It's a damn shame that he doesn't make more movies like The Bank Job and less movies like Crank 2: High Voltage (although The Expendables looks like good fun). If you don't own Requiem for a Dream there is no excuse now as it is being offered for dirt-cheap on Blu-Ray. Ass to ass! Want to see a movie that you've probably never heard of and is remarkably beautiful? Try Silent Light. Homicide is a superb example of what a great writer David Mamet used to be before he descended into a parody of himself (State and Main, too!)

FILM

Crank 2: High Voltage
Requiem for a Dream [Blu-ray]
Valentino: The Last Emperor
Silent Light
That Hamilton Woman- Criterion Collection
Homicide- Criterion Collection
The Human Condition- Criterion Collection
The Country Teacher
I'll Believe You
Everest: A Climb for Peace

TV & EXPLOITATION after the jump!