"On the cinephilic frontier, the signal is sounding louder than the noise." - Manohla Dargis

I've been reviewing movies regularly for close to a decade now.

Under the rubric Around the World on DVD (and Blu-ray), I've looked at the best of international cinema and encouraged viewers to buy home-video releases produced in Canada, the U.S., Europe and Asia. Come along – country by country, theme by theme – as I cover the globe. 

dozens more coming!