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Critical Condition: The Get Down

The Get Down (Netflix, from today) “Baz Luhrmann, the movie director, has brought to Netflix his first television series, and — like his baroque takes on Romeo and Juliet and The Great Gatsby and his pop-musical rewrite of La Traviata, Moulin Rouge — it is a thing by turns, and even simultaneously, ridiculous and sublime, romantic and […]

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New to Blu: October 26-November 1

Two of Hollywood’s mega-franchises thunder on to Blu-ray this week in deluxe box sets. Jurassic Park: Ultimate Trilogy combines the dino movies with new HD and original DVD extras. The most recent, Jurassic Park III, spruces up better in 1080p than its predecessors. High-Def Digest rated Jurassic Park 3.5/5 for picture quality, The Lost World: […]

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