Here is our selection of new Blu-Ray weekly releases, including our Top 3 picks for each week. Please note, we only post in this section when we think there are worthy releases for that week, focusing on foreignindie movies and works (sometimes TV shows). This means we usually skip big movies you can read about everywhere and weeks that don’t offer interesting releases.

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New Blu Ray Releases This Week: September 27th 2016

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This week’s Blu-Ray selection is certainly colorful. Here are our top 3 Blu-ray picks for September 27th week: The Criterion Collection is releasing 60’s cult classic Valley of the Dolls along its sequel, Beyond the Valley of the Dolls which was penned by the late film critic Roger Ebert. Both movies are exploitative falling into the psychedelic sex subgenre. Talking about exploitation, there is […]

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New Blu Ray Releases This Week: September 20th 2016

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We have 3 interesting Blu-Ray picks this week. First, there is my all-time favorite series, Twin Peaks, which I’ve started watching again a few weeks ago. Since a new season will come out next year, this is the right time to revisit David Lynch’s strange little town and haunting mystery. Then there is Julio Medem’s Ma Ma, a critically-acclaimed drama starring Penélope […]

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New Blu Ray Releases This Week: September 13th 2016

New Blu Ray Releases This Week: September 13th 2016

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Just a quick note today to mention a few worthy Blu-Ray releases: The first one if the social-conscious French drama The Measure of a Man which star Vincent Lindon won the best actor prize at the Cannes film festival in 2015. You can read our review of The Measure of a Man here and watch the trailer. Please note, The Measure of […]

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New Blu Ray Releases This Week: August 2nd 2016

New Blu Ray Releases This Week: August 2nd 2016

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Here are our Top 3 new blu-ray releases for the week of August 2nd including a 2015 Cannes contender, a 70’s classic as well as TV series: Starring Colin Farrell, The Lobster is a very singular work delivering an incisive portrait of a totalitarian society. Rather than rambling about it, I’ll let you read our Lobster review here or watch the […]

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New Blu Ray Releases This Week: June 28th 2016

New Blu Ray Releases This Week: June 28th 2016

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Here are our Top 3 new blu-ray releases for the week June 28th and this week I must admit we are spoiled: AFERIM! One of my favorite movies last year, Aferim! feels like a transposition of a vintage western set in 19th century Romania. Taking on subjects as diverse as Gypsies, Jews, homosexuality, the world being flat, justice, corruption, unfaithfulness, Radu […]

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New Blu Ray Releases This Week: October 27th 2015

New Blu Ray Releases This Week: October 27th 2015

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Here are our Top 3 blu-ray releases for October 27th, this week bringing on Blu Ray some strong contenders: Mulholland Dr. David Lynch’s Mulholland Dr. which is one of my favorite movies – I even had the poster hanging in my living room for years – is getting the A-list treatment courtesy of Criterion Collection. This hypnotic Lynchian cult film has been […]

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New Blu Ray Releases This Week: October 20th 2015

New Blu Ray Releases This Week: October 20th 2015

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Here are our Top 3 blu-ray releases for October 20th, which will take you on three different continents: Güeros If you’ve been reading Plume Noire religiously, you probably already know that Alonso Ruiz Palacios’s Güeros was one of our favorite movies last year after catching it at AFI Fest. Following three young men on a journey involving self-discovery, political consciousness and […]

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New Blu Ray Releases This Week: October 6th 2015

New Blu Ray Releases This Week: October 6th 2015

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Here are our Top 5 blu-ray releases for October 6th: Horror Classics, Volume One Collection With October come the usual Horror releases and this year we kicking off the season with a box set featuring “classics” from Hammer films. This Blu-ray box set includes The Mummy (this is the version with  Christopher Lee version, not 1932 movie starring Boris Karloff), Dracula Has Risen From […]

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New Blu Ray Releases This Week: September 29th 2015

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After taking a break last week due to the absence of worthy Blu Ray releases, we are back with some interesting titles this week. First, Criterion Collection is releasing Wes Anderson’s beautiful and odd Moonrise Kingdom about two kids running away from a camp. There’s also the 25th Anniversary Edition of Martin Scorsese’s classic Goodfellas, which doesn’t need any introduction. In […]

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New Blu Ray Releases This Week: September 15th 2015

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There is not much happening on the Blu-Ray front this week, except for fans of silly car chases, which will run to go get their copy of the guilty pleasure Furious 7. On a more serious note, the Criterion Collection is releasing Krzysztof Kieslowski’s Blind Chance, a movie that explores three alternative narrative routes. There’s also yet another edition of the […]

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