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Viva Video: Staff Recommendations

81 films

For those of you who don't already know, I was the manager at Viva Video, which was the last remaining…

  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • Angels Hard as They Come
  • Succubus: Hell-Bent
  • Rough Draft
  • Frost: Portrait of a Vampire

Gary Busey Films I Own (But Haven't Seen Yet)

10 films

Each year, on Gary Busey's birthday, I host a Buseyfest, wherein I gather a group of friends in praise of…

  • Videodrome
  • Eraserhead
  • Brazil
  • The Vanishing
  • Hard Boiled

Criterion Collection - Bryan Way's Top 10

10 films

I'm a lifelong cinefile with a film degree from Temple University, struggling author of the zombie novels Life After: The…

  • The 3 Penny Opera
  • 8½
  • 25th Hour
  • Angels Hard as They Come
  • Barry Lyndon

Films I Own (But Haven't Seen Yet)

137 films

As a dedicated physical media enthusiast, I've tended to gobble up prized DVDs and Blu-rays at a higher rate than…

  • Forbidden Planet
  • Journey to the Far Side of the Sun
  • Equinox
  • Straw Dogs
  • Blue Sunshine

Watched It for the Poster

108 films

AKA "Saw This Box at the Video Store"

To give credit where credit is due, I owe this list to…

  • The Candidate
  • D2: The Mighty Ducks
  • Hooper
  • 13 Going on 30
  • Shazam!

Bubblegum: A Hallmark of Harmless Rebellion

11 films

Working at a video rental store, I couldn't help but notice a smattering of DVD/VHS box art for PG-range movies…

  • Brazil
  • Hidden City
  • Treasure Island
  • Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead
  • King Ralph

'Game of Thrones' Characters in Film

158 films

"What if the actors from Game of Thrones were stuck playing those characters in everything else?"

This is the question…

  • Ghostbusters
  • Videodrome
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Eraserhead
  • Brazil

Top 100 (c. 2018)

100 films

For years, I have yearned for a list of favorite movies that felt definitive yet remained transient. The quest began…

  • Videodrome
  • Eraserhead
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Ghostbusters
  • The Fly

Top 100 (c. 2007)

100 films

When I crafted my canonical Top 100, I made reference to an earlier, clumsier effort to do the same roughly…