“Avatar” is now out in a new 3-D Blu-ray version.
Some re-releases have become “big time.”
Yep, director Martin Scorsese, for so long associated with dark crime dramas, delivers an ingenious and enchanting adventure about the early days of the movies. Not only is ‘Hugo’, ostensibly a kidflick, visually mesmerizing, it’s also an enthralling and moving tribute to film artists of an earlier era who worked in a kind of obscurity that modern major moviemakers like Scorsese have long since left behind.
The students from the Hybrid X Team at West Philadelphia High School are being honored with the Next Generation Breakthrough Award from Popular Mechanics Magazine.
The 3-D visuals add to the film’s dynamic without subtracting from it in any other way.
The fading moments of the year 2010 bring memories of some memorable videos released in 12 crowded months.
While there are still a few days remaining in the old year, our next-to-last glance of video notices for 2010 is a reminder of a somewhat unusual development.
It’s a banner week for home video, highlighted by new (but certainly not the last) editions of James Cameron’s science-fiction epic, Avatar.