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

Share This

Arts and Entertainment

DVD Tuesday: Beware of Shutter Island!

Stories like these are only possible with your help!
Your donation today keeps LAist independent, ready to meet the needs of our city, and paywall free. Thank you for your partnership, we can't do this without you.

Very likely I'm in the minority opinion on this subject, but I think it's high time that Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio stopped working together. From my perspective, it's been diminishing returns since The Aviator. Shutter Island left me cold. Seven seasons in and Curb Your Enthusiasm has last none of its cruel charm for me. This most recent season was the best since the year the entire show was a meta-gloss for The Producers. I'll say it: I enjoy John Travolta when he plays a bad-ass. I know it goes against his occasionally, er, fey personality but the guy is just dynamite when he's beating people up. Thank God, Caddyshack is finally on blu-ray. Here's why. They should have bitten the bullet and hired Dirk Benedict for the new A-Team movie.

Shutter Island
Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Complete Seventh Season
From Paris with Love
Caddyshack [Blu-ray]
The A-Team: The Complete Series
Tales of the Gold Monkey: Complete Series
41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It
Worse Than War
TCM Spotlight: Charlie Chan Collection
Bob Hope: Thanks for the Memories Collection
Shaun the Sheep: One Giant Leap for Lambkind
Naturally Obsessed: The Making of a Scientist
180 South
The Infernal Comedy: Confessions of a Serial Killer
Sorority Girls 3D