Classic arcade games don’t get the respect they deserve anymore, and neither do those who played them religiously. That’s the basis for Pixels, an ill-conceived action comedy that swallows your change without advancing past the first level. Indeed, there’s a nostalgic kick for those in the generation that grew up on classic titles such as […]

The week’s DVDs begin in France:

DVDs and streaming for July 21 by Boo Allen This week, we begin in France:     Life is a Bed of Roses (***1/2), Love Unto Death (**1/2) The Cohen Film Collection continues its admirable practice of rescuing and releasing, or re-releasing in some cases, overlooked foreign nuggets. So far, their concentration has fallen mainly […]