Tag: Criterion Collection

A Cinefessions Video – Cinefessions Conquers the Criterion Collection – Episode 01

Welcome to a brand new segment on the site where I discuss all of the recent Criterion Collection films I’ve watched lately. I hope you enjoy episode one, and please let me know how you’d like this show formatted in the future in the comments! If you do enjoy this video, please consider subscribing to…


A Cinefessions Video – July 2020 Media Pick-Ups | Plus a Birthday Unboxing!

July ended up being another banner month for the collection. Check out everything new I was able to add! If you enjoy this video, please consider subscribing to Cinefessions on YouTube!   Branden ChowenBranden has been a film fan since he was young, roaming the halls of Blockbuster Video, trying to find the grossest, scariest…


A Cinefessions Video – My Second Haul from the Barnes & Noble Criterion Collection Sale!

Oops, I did it again…and grabbed 11 more titles from the 50% off Criterion Collection sale at Barnes & Noble. Here is everything I grabbed! If you enjoy this video, please consider subscribing to Cinefessions on YouTube!   Branden ChowenBranden has been a film fan since he was young, roaming the halls of Blockbuster Video,…


A Cinefessions Video – Unboxing Bruce Lee: His Greatest Hits from Criterion Collection

I ended up picking up the much anticipated Bruce Lee set from the Criterion Collection, so let’s take a look inside this beautiful beast! If you enjoy this video, please consider subscribing to Cinefessions on YouTube!   Branden ChowenBranden has been a film fan since he was young, roaming the halls of Blockbuster Video, trying…


A Cinefessions Video – Branden’s Criterion Collection Tour – Part 2

Branden wraps up the second half of his Criterion Collection…collection! Plus, an unboxing of spine #1000. If you enjoy this video, please consider subscribing to Cinefessions on YouTube!   Branden ChowenBranden has been a film fan since he was young, roaming the halls of Blockbuster Video, trying to find the grossest, scariest looking VHS covers…


A Cinefessions Video – Branden’s Criterion Collection Tour – Part 1

Branden showcases the first half of his Criterion Collection…collection in today’s video! If you enjoy this video, please consider subscribing to Cinefessions on YouTube.   Branden ChowenBranden has been a film fan since he was young, roaming the halls of Blockbuster Video, trying to find the grossest, scariest looking VHS covers to rent and watch…


Movie Review – Branden Chowen on Quadrophenia (1979)

Title: Quadrophenia (1979) Director: Franc Roddam Runtime: 117 minutes — Franc Roddam’s Quadrophenia is a hodgepodge of a film that mixes rock music, teenage angst, and gang warfare to create an intriguing, character-driven story of Britain’s “mod” scene of the 1960s. But it’s not the story or plot that makes Quadrophenia memorable, it’s the wonderfully effective musical score by…