Author Archives: Mark Dujsik

About Mark Dujsik

Film critic since 2001. Writer/editor/publisher of Mark Reviews Movies, and contributor for RogerEbert.com and Magill's Cinema Annual. Member of the Chicago Film Critics Association and the Online Film Critics Society.

DVD/Blu-ray Releases — 8/28/2012

New options for your home viewing this week: The Pirates! Band of Misfits has an unruly spirit and a sense of randomness in its opening act.  It watches the crew of a pirate ship, led by the Pirate Captain (voice … Continue reading

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DVD/Blu-ray Releases — 8/21/2012

New options for your home viewing this week: Winner of the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, A Separation puts us in the position of the adjudicator (quite literally in the first shot) of a conflict between a husband and a … Continue reading

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DVD/Blu-ray Releases — 8/14/2012

New options for your home viewing this week: The Raid: Redemption starts with a tension-filled prologue as an elite squad of police officers must infiltrate a rundown tenement to arrest or kill a maniacal crime lord.  The team must go … Continue reading

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DVD/Blu-ray Releases — 8/7/2012

New options for your home viewing this week: The simplicity of Dr. Seuss’ works is the reason they will continue to be read as long as there are parents to tell bedtime stories to their children.  The Lorax is a … Continue reading

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DVD/Blu-ray Releases — 7/24/2012

New options for your home viewing this week: Here is a relentless thriller about a young woman walking, running , exploring, and cowering throughout the various hallways and rooms of a house that is under assault by a man, a … Continue reading

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DVD/Blu-ray Releases — 7/17/2012

New options for your home viewing this week: According to accepted wisdom, any action movie worth its salt must have an interesting villain.  Lockout pits a group of featureless villains against a hero who seems to feel as apathetic toward … Continue reading

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DVD/Blu-ray Releases — 7/10/2012

New options for your home viewing this week: Teenager Lisa (Anna Paquin) comes to a startling realization when she witnesses a woman get hit by a bus and holds that woman in her arms until she dies.  Young Lisa, of … Continue reading

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