DVD REVIEWS

The devastating effects of divorce

The devastating effects of divorce

Robert Tanitch reviews the latest DVDs THE PAST (Artificial Eye). A husband (Ali  Mosaffa) and wife (Berenice Bejo), long separated, meet after a four year absence in order to divorce. Her lover (Taha ...

Ron Woodruff has just 30 days to live

Robert Tanitch reviews the latest DVDs DALLAS BUYERS CLUB (Entertainment One). Jean Marc Vallee’s film won Oscars for best director, best screenplay, best actor and best supporting actor. Should the t ...
British Musicals of the 1930s (Network)

British Musicals of the 1930s (Network)

Robert Tanitch reviews four musicals on a double-disc DVD set BLOSSOM TIME (1934). An operetta about Franz Schubert’s life in Vienna in the 1820’s presents problems because very little is known about ...