THE SPANISH PRISONER

THE SPANISH PRISONER
THE SPANISH PRISONER

Don’t talk to strangers. When you travel, never agree to carry a package for someone you don’t know. Money is the root of all evil. Keep your friends close and your enemies closer.

They say all clichés and sayings are based on at least a kernel of truth. If only we’d pay closer attention.

The Spanish Prisoner, both written and directed David Mamet (Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of Glengarry Glen Ross), focuses on these fundamental rules in a smart puzzle of a movie that demands the full attention of its viewers.

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HIGH FIDELITY

HIGH FIDELITY
HIGH FIDELITY

Most of us know, or have met, someone like Rob (John Cusack), the main character of High Fidelity.

Rob’s love of music is more than an extreme hobby. He owns a record store that specializes in vinyl and spends his days arguing top-five lists with his two employees, Barry and Dick. Unfortunately, his girlfriend, Laura, just dumped him, a fact that has sent him into a self-absorbed tailspin as he tries to figure out, “Why?”

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GASARAKI, Vol. 1: The Summoning

GASARAKI, Vol. 1: THE SUMMONING
GASARAKI, Vol. 1:
THE SUMMONING

Yushiro is not a normal 17-year-old. The youngest son of the powerful and influential Gowa family has special capabilities his relatives are determined to unleash — no matter what the sacrifice.

This is something made very apparent in ADV Films’ first DVD installment of Gasaraki, a 26-episode television series, lushly animated and produced by Bandai Visual/Sunrise in 1998.

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