American Hustle - [SD Download] - [HD Download] - Nominated for 10 Oscars. Starring Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Jennifer Lawrence. Beyond Outrage - [DVD] - [Blu-ray] - Yakuza film directed by the great Takeshi Kitano. Homefront - [DVD] - Dumb looking Jason Statham movie, but James Franco plays the bad guy and I don’t think I can help myself. (Note: I couldn't help myself. Not recommended.) Inside Llewyn Davis - [DVD] - [Blu-ray] - [SD Download] - [HD Download] - While not great compared to other Coen Brothers films, it's still a great film. Lloyd the Conqueror - [DVD] - Another LARPing comedy. This time featuring Brian Posehn. Nymphmaniac - Vol. 1 - [SD or HD Download] - Lars Von Trier's much discussed film about a woman addicted to sex. Out of the Furnace - [DVD] - [Blu-ray] - [SD Download] - [HD Download] - Family Drama from the director of Crazy Heart. Starring Christian Bale and Casey Affleck. Punk In Africa - [DVD] - Documentary about the punk movement in three African countries. The Broken Circle Breakdown - [DVD] - Romantic Musical Drama about a couple whose daughter becomes ill. Nominated for Best Foreign Film Oscar. The Legend Of Cool Disco Dan - [DVD] - Documentary about Washington D.C., in the 1980's. Narrated by Henry Rollins, whose stories about those times are always entertaining. Veronica Mars - [SD Download] - [HD Download] (3/14) - Kickstarter funded follow-up to the cult TV show.
So "The Wrestler," directing by Darren Aronofsky and starring Mickey Rourke, won the Golden Lion Award for best film at the Venice Film Festival (story here: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20080906.