DVD Times Top 10 DVDs of 2008

Noel Megahey

1. 1 Giant Leap: What About Me?, Duncan Bridgeman & Jamie Catto (4-DVD, UK)
2. The Bill Douglas Trilogy, Bill Douglas (BFI, UK)
3. L’Enfance Nue, Maurice Pialat (Masters of Cinema, UK)
4. Quiet City / Dance Party USA, Aaron Katz (Benten, USA)
5. Valerie and her Week of Wonders, Jaromil Jireš (Second Run, UK)
7. The Phantom Carriage, Victor Sjöström (Tartan, UK)
6. Red Desert, Michelangelo Antonioni (BFI, UK) [Blu-ray]
8. Les Vampires, Louis Feuillade (Artificial Eye, UK)
9. Sophie Scholl: The Final Days (Blu-ray), Marc Rothemund (Drakes Avenue, UK)
10. Histoire(s) du Cinéma, Jean Luc-Godard (Artificial Eye, UK)

Clydefro Jones

J'Accuse (Gance) - Flicker Alley, USA
Daisy Kenyon (Preminger) - Fox, USA
The Fire Within (Malle) - Criterion, USA
The Furies (Mann) - Criterion , USA
The Godfather - The Coppola Restoration (Coppola) - Paramount, USA [Blu-ray]
Lubitsch Musicals (Lubitsch) - Eclipse, USA
The Round-Up (Jancso) - Second Run, UK
Sports Night: The Complete Series 10th Anniversary Edition - Shout! Factory, USA
Vampyr (Dreyer) - Masters of Cinema, UK
Wall-E (Stanton) - Disney, USA [Blu-ray]

Mike Sutton

Colossus: The Forbin Project (Sargent) - Fremantle, UK
Dara O'Briain Talks Funny: Live In London - Universal, R2
Doctor Who: Trial Of A Time Lord (Various) - 2 Entertain, UK
The Ice Storm (Lee) - Criterion, USA
Last House On The Left (Craven) - Metrodome, UK
Missing (Costa-Gavras) - Criterion, USA
Rocco And His Brothers (Visconti) - Masters Of Cinema R2
The Spy Who Came In From The Cold (Ritt) - Criterion USA
The Thief Of Bagdad (Berger / Powell / Whelan) - Criterion, USA
WALL-E (Stanton) - Disney UK

Michael Mackenzie

Enchanted (Kevin Lima) - Buena Vista, USA [Blu-ray]
The Godfather: The Coppola Restoration (Francis Ford Coppola) - Paramount, USA [Blu-ray]
How the West Was Won (Henry Hathaway, John Ford, George Marshall) - Warner, USA [Blu-ray]
Juno (Jason Reitman) - 20th Century Fox, USA [Blu-ray]
The Omen (Richard Donner) - 20th Century Fox, USA [Blu-ray]
Persepolis (Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud) - Sony Pictures, USA [Blu-ray]
Run Lola Run (Tom Tykwer) - Sony Pictures, UK [Blu-ray]
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Tim Burton) - Warner, UK [Blu-ray]
Wall-E (Andrew Stanton) - Buena Vista, UK [Blu-ray]
Zodiac: Director's Cut (David Fincher) - Paramount, USA [HD DVD]

John White

1. 2001: A Space Odyssey (Warner, UK, BD)
2. Chungking Express (Criterion, US, BD)
3. I am a Cyborg (Tartan, UK, BD)
4. Stendhal Syndrome (Blue Underground, US, BD)
5. Mad Detective (Eureka, UK, BD)
6. Texas Chainsaw Massacre (Dark Sky, US, BD)
7. La Femme Publique (Mondo Vision, US)
8. La Notte (Eureka, UK)
9. Bohachi Bushido (Discotek, US)
10. The Designated Victim (Shameless, UK)

Anthony Nield

Azur & Asmar (R2, UK, Soda)
I Was a Soldier (R0, France, Doriane)
Land of Promise (R2, UK, BFI)
Lutz Dammbeck: Filme und Mediencollagen (R0, Germany, Edition Filmmuseum)
Syndromes and a Century (R2, UK, BFI)

Kevin Gilvear

The Mysterious Cities of Gold - Fabulous Films, UK
Party 7 - Synapse, USA
The Machine Girl - Tokyo Shock, USA
Executive Koala - Synapse, USA
Valerie and Her Week of Wonders - Second Run, UK
Chikamatsu Monogatari/ Uwasa no Onna - Masters of Cinema, UK

James Gray

1. Doctor Who: Beneath the Surface, 2Entertain, UK
2. John Adams, HBO, US
3. The Lone Ranger: 75th Anniversary, Seasons One-Two, Classic Media, US
4. Mad Men: Season One, Lionsgate, US
5. The Office: Season Four, Universal, US
6. The Real Ghostbusters: The Complete Collection, Time-Life, US
7. The Sopranos: The Complete Series Deluxe Edition, Warner, UK
8. Star Trek The Original Series Season Two - Remastered, Paramount, US
9. Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles Season One, Warner, US
10. Wagon Train: The Complete Color Season, Timeless Media Group, US

Gary Couzens

Bill Douglas Trilogy (BFI, UK)
The Devil's Playground & The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith (Umbrella, Aus)
Doctor Who: Beneath the Surface (2 Entertain, UK)
Forbidden Hollywood Collection Volume 2 (Warners, US)
La Notte & Red Desert (Eureka/Masters of Cinema & BFI, UK)
Picnic at Hanging Rock: Deluxe Edition (Second Sight, UK)
Police & L'enfance-nue (Eureka/Masters of Cinema, UK)
Takin' Over the Asylum (2 Entertain, UK)
Terence Davies Trilogy & The Long Day Closes (BFI, UK)

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