FastScans: Top Foreign & Indie Picks | November 15, 2013

Top foreign & indie picks.

Best Sellers | Documentary DVDs, June 1, 2013

This list includes titles most in demand by libraries and bookstores nationwide from Ingram Library Services six months prior
to the week ending May 11, 2013. (c) Copyright 2013 Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc.

Summer Viewing | DVDs for the Hot Months Ahead

DVDs for summer viewing

DVD Top Circulators | Las Vegas–Clark County Library District, NV

Top DVD Circulators for last six months from Las Vegas–Clark County Library District, NV

Trailers: What’s Coming on DVD/Blu-ray | May 1, 2013

What’s Coming on DVD/Blu-ray

Criterion’s “Eclipse” Series Approaching 40

A unique series of hard-to-find works from particular filmmakers celebrates a milestone

Spring Training in Motion | Baseball on DVD, February 19, 2013

Some hits, some misses for fans of our national pastime

Best Media 2012: Best Video

Old wine in new bottles is a recurring theme in LJ film reviewer/Fast Scans columnist and DVD sommelier Jeff T. Dick’s annual best-of list, as restored versions of older films—many debuting on Blu-ray—make up an increasingly larger part of the year’s top 20 discs. Classic Film The Gold Rush. 2 discs. b/w. 72/88+ min. Charlie […]

Olive Films Branches Out | DVDs for Libraries

By Jeff T. Dick In the face of dwindling DVD sales, most movie studio video divisions have cut back on their catalog output—except for prestigious titles worth the expense of a spruced-up Blu-ray release—leaving smaller distributors to pick up the slack. One such up-and-coming company is St. Charles, IL–based Olive Films, which has not only […]

Music to the Eyes | DVDs for the Musical Soul

Watching music-themed DVDs is a gift everyone can enjoy