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Notorious (1946)

Classic movies finally arrive on DVD

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Grace Kelly, Jimmy Stewart
Classic movies finally arrive on DVD

It’s mid-November, and while most people are just getting their brains around the turkey thing and what they’re going to say to Uncle Philo when they’re stuck next to him and his bourbon breath at the table this year, the Entertainment Weekly writers and critics are thinking about… end of the year best/worst lists. That’s right, even if the year has a month and a half to go – and even if it’s our critical duty to keep on eye out for any late candidates for inclusion – we have to start figuring out our top 10 and bottom five.

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''The Waterboy's'' theatrical tradition

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The Waterboy may look like just another boneheaded Adam Sandler farce to you, yet in his role as a ”water distribution engineer” who always minds his mama (the indomitable Kathy Bates), Sandler carries on in a theatrical tradition that dates back to Oedipus and Hamlet. Here, a field guide to a few other movie sons who loved their mothers not wisely but too well. And vice versa.

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Seven special laserdiscs

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Laserdiscs aren’t just another way to wrap the same old potatoes. They also offer a whole menu of unique new kinds of entertainment. Such as:

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