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New on Video: ‘What?’

What? is simply not the type of film one expects from a director as skilled as Roman Polanski. At best, it is for a curious few or a devoted Polanski completest (the only reason I’ve now seen it twice).

New on Video: ‘Easy Rider’

Easy Rider is not just a significant American movie. It is also an exceptional example of independent filmmaking, one where, with the unwavering ambition of youth and a desire for something different, a film rises above and beyond the…