Recent Articles by Chris Hicks
Published: Friday, April 17, 2015 4:01 pm MDT
The final season of “Foyle’s War” is on Blu-ray and DVD this week, along with a wide range of other television programs.
Published: Friday, April 17, 2015 2:57 pm MDT
New movies on Blu-ray and DVD this week are a very hit-and-miss mixed bag, and, unfortunately, most of them miss.
Published: Thursday, April 16, 2015 4:17 pm MDT
If the name Stan Freberg doesn’t mean anything to you, it’s time for a brief tutorial. The comic genius influenced comedy and advertising for several generations. He died last week at age 88.
Published: Friday, April 10, 2015 4:00 pm MDT
Based on a novel about slavery, the applauded TV miniseries “The Book of Negroes” arrives on DVD this week, along with the cable series “Manhattan,” about scientists working on the Manha...
Published: Friday, April 10, 2015 3:27 pm MDT
Eleven acclaimed documentaries on the Holocaust have been compiled for “The Simon Wiesenthal Collection,” which is new to DVD this week, as are a number of other vintage titles that are worth a look...
Published: Thursday, April 9, 2015 4:37 pm MDT
The term “film noir” is one of those phrases casually tossed off by film buffs that the casual movie watcher may not know.
Published: Thursday, April 9, 2015 4:00 pm MDT
The crime thriller “A Most Violent Year” arrives on Blu-ray and DVD this week, leading an eclectic array of new movies on video.
Published: Friday, April 3, 2015 6:06 pm MDT
“Case Histories,” based on British author Kate Atkinson’s novels about private eye Jackson Brodie, and the fifth season of Ian McShane’s “Lovejoy” series lead TV shows on DVD...
Published: Thursday, April 2, 2015 4:07 pm MDT
A new coffee-table book on Cecil B. DeMille isn’t a biography but rather a photo-filled, anecdotal look at the filmmaker’s career.
Published: Thursday, April 2, 2015 3:04 pm MDT
The 2014 Oscar-winner for best-adapted screenplay, “The Imitation Game,” starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Kiera Knightley, has come to Blu-ray and DVD this week.