Articles by Charlie Largent

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer  Blu ray   Kino Lorber Home Video 1938 / 1.33:1 / Street Date July 10, 2018 Starring Tommy Kelly, May Robson, Marcia Mae Jones Cinematography by James Wong Howe Directed by Norman Taurog Though Hemingway suggested “all modern American literature” comes from Huckleberry Finn, a case could be made for The Adventures…

The Incredible Shrinking Man

The Incredible Shrinking Man Blu ray – Region Code: B  Arrow Video 1957 / 1.85:1 / Street Date November 13, 2017 Starring Grant Williams, Randy Stuart Cinematography by Ellis W. Carter Directed by Jack Arnold Richard Matheson’s The Shrinking Man debuted in 1956, published by Gold Medal Books in an economical paperback edition with electrifying cover art…

Smash Palace

Smash Palace Blu ray Arrow Video 1982 / 1.85:1 / Street Date May 28, 2018 Starring Bruno Lawrence, Anna Jemison Cinematography by Graeme Cowley Directed by Roger Donaldson Smash Palace is the wryly grandiose name given to a New Zealand junkyard run by Al Shaw, a tight-lipped workaholic up to his elbows in axle grease…