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Holiday Shopping Guide 2017

Okay, let me get this out first, ymmv this is my list (some of which are on my very own list).


There are many DVDs, books and other related items that I do not list. 








1. If you are a sports fan, then the perfect gift is The Criterion Collection's huge boxed set covering 100 years of the Olympics on film.  Do read what is in this massive set on the Criterion page.  It lists for a whopping $320, but, if you hurry, you can get a deal by buying it on amazon.  Amazingly, the Blu-ray is cheaper than the conventional DVDS.




2. Michael Curtiz a Life on Film by Alan K. Rode.  I adore Curtiz, I think he is one of the most unsung directors of the golden age of Hollywood.  He was a company man for Warner Brothers, take a look see at his IMDB listing and tell me you are not impressed with his body of work?  This book is on my own Xmas list! Amazon link here.




3. Another book on my wish list is, The Man Who Made the Movies: The Meteoric Rise and Tragic Fall of William Fox by Vanda Krefft.  The …

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