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Favourite DVDs: some thoughtful, mostly schmaltz

Nicktomjoe "nicktomjoe"
 
Into Great Silence (2 Disc Collector's Edition) [2006] [DVD]
Into Great Silence (2 Disc Collector's Edition) [2006] [DVD]
"Blows me away every time: see my review"
Kundun [DVD] [1998]
Kundun [DVD] [1998]
"Great hagiography, great scenery, costumes, music"
Everything Is Illuminated [DVD] [2005]
Everything Is Illuminated [DVD] [2005]
"Premium flim"
Monty Python and the Holy Grail -- Two-disc set [DVD]
Monty Python and the Holy Grail -- Two-disc set [DVD]
"Classic: The best Python, surely."
Brother Sun, Sister Moon [DVD] [1973]
Brother Sun, Sister Moon [DVD] [1973]
"Prettily shot, makes me think, made me cry..."
Brokeback Mountain [DVD] [2005]
Brokeback Mountain [DVD] [2005]
"Gorgeous scenery, great acting, great plot."
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (Special Extended DVD Edition) [DVD] [2001]
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (Special Extended DVD Edition) [DVD] [2001]
"Best of the three, imho."
The Name of the Rose  [DVD] [1986]
The Name of the Rose [DVD] [1986]
"Lightweight compared to the book, but still worth watching"
Dogma [DVD] [1999]
Dogma [DVD] [1999]
"Silly plot, silly theology.. But a good laugh."
Donnie Darko [2002] [DVD]
Donnie Darko [2002] [DVD]
"A must-see, even if there are holes in the plot."
Moulin Rouge [2001] [DVD]
Moulin Rouge [2001] [DVD]
"I promised schmaltz"
The Pillow Book [DVD] [1996]
The Pillow Book [DVD] [1996]
"I do like some of the imagery and some of the plot, even though it's far-fetched"