The 10 best DVDs of 2012

By Tim Wong In DVDs

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6th December, 2012
ARRIETTY (Madman)*. As with every Studio Ghibli offering, this new version of The Borrowers is an exquisite synthesis of the real and imaginary. Only animation of this pedigree is capable of rendering the fantastical – specifically, the microscopic world of tiny people – in shades of pathos and peril. COMMUNITY: SEASONS ONE & TWO (Sony). Against the canned laughter of a dozen slavish sitcoms, Community is the most adventurous and auteurist of TV comedies. Its butter zone – meta-humour through the lives of low-functioning, community ...

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