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September 30th: XXX by Bakersfield, WALL-E by Magneat-o. September 29th: Marvel's The Avengers by reidca. September 26th: The Shining by Agressor, Top Five by Bakersfield. September 25th: Music of the Heart by frankasu03. September 23rd: UHF by Station51. September 21st: On Golden Pond by Uniblab, Vertical Limit by Bakersfield. September 19th: The Twilight Zone: Season One by frankasu03. September 16th: Interstate 60 by frankasu03, The Illusionist by musíl65. September 13th: The Godfather by Station51, Halloween (35th Anniversary Edition) by Bakersfield. September 8th: Wild by Bakersfield
Newest Discs Added to the Database
May 5th: Jeremiah Johnson, First Men in the Moon. May 3rd: Hostel: Part III. May 2nd: Wake in Fright. May 1st: I'm Not There , Muriel's Wedding. April 30th: Deep Red. April 27th: The Guest, You're Next. April 26th: Erik the Viking, Conan The Barbarian . April 24th: Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired. April 23rd: Spring, Ballet 422, Mommy, Wild, Silicon Valley: The Complete First Season, Revelation Road 2: The Sea of Glass and Fire, Veep: The Complete Third Season, Everly, A Most Violent Year, Manhattan: Season One, The Boy Next Door, The Wedding Ringer, Batman vs. Robin, Lethal Weapon 3, Lethal Weapon, Lethal Weapon 2. April 21st: Mr. Toad's Wild Ride, Possession. April 20th: True Detective: Season One, Long Weekend, Moonrise Kingdom. April 12th: Prom Night. April 10th: The Walking Dead
Current top 10 commentary tracks
These are the commentary tracks in the RateThatCommentary.com database that have gotten the highest user votes so far. To qualify for the list, a track has to have gotten at least five votes. Or, if you're more interested in tracks to avoid, check out the lowest-rated commentaries.
1. The Great Escape -- Commentary track: Director John Sturges, cast, and crew. Rating: 8.8
3. JFK -- Commentary track: Director Oliver Stone. Rating: 8.7
4. The Godfather -- Commentary track: Director Francis Ford Coppola. Rating: 8.6
5. L.A. Confidential -- Commentary track: Film critics Andrew Sarris and James Ellroy, and actors Russell Crowe, Kevin Spacey, Guy Pearce, James Cromwell, Ruth Myers, David Strathairn, Kim Basinger, Brian Helgeland, Jeannine Oppewall, Dante Spinotti, and Danny DeVito. Rating: 8.6
6. Frankenstein -- Commentary track: Film historian Rudy Behlmer. Rating: 8.6
7. Sunset Boulevard -- Commentary track: Ed Sikov, author of "On Sunset Boulevard: The Life and Times of Billy Wilder". Rating: 8.6
8. The Thing -- Commentary track: Director John Carpenter and actor Kurt Russell. Rating: 8.6
9. The In-Laws -- Commentary track: Director Arthur Hiller, screenwriter Andrew Bergman, and actors Peter Falk and Alan Arkin. Rating: 8.6
10. The Fog -- Commentary track: Writer/director John Carpenter and co-writer Debra Hill. Rating: 8.5
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