Movies

  • Tahmineh Milani
    Tahmineh Milani is an important Iranian director. As an educated feminist, she brings a talent and perspective to Iranian film from which the people of her country and the world have much to learn. ....
  • International Music
    International music may be the next frontier for any person who lists "music" among their likes or passions. After all, to say that you truly love music, you cannot mean just old-style American count....
  • Thelma And Louise DVD
    When Thelma and Louise came out in 1991, it was more than a movie. It was a cultural phenomenon. This tale of two women on the road, written by Callie Khouri and directed by Ridley Scott, was the s....
  • Creature From The Black Lagoon DVD
    Creature from the Black Lagoon is still going strong 50 years after it was made. This classic Universal creature feature hits all the standard plot points of a "beauty and the beast" tale, and the mo....
  • Googoosh
    Googoosh is the greatest superstar in Iranian pop culture. To compare her to Madonna would not capture the integrity and unique nature of her work, but would come close to giving an American a concep....
  • Persian Books
    Persian books are written about all manner of subjects, fictional and non-fictional, and are available from a number of different sources. The first matter to consider if you are looking for Persian ....
  • International DVDs
    International DVDs make a number of wonderful films available for purchase, but there is one thing you must pay close attention to if you are planning to buy them. Movie studios and distributors have....
  • Fargo DVD
    Fargo is one twisted and highly original film, yah, you betcha! The Coen brothers, who write, direct, and produce all their movies cooperatively, reached new satirical heights with this one, based lo....
  • Sneakers DVD
    Sneakers, written and directed by Phil Alden Robinson (Field of Dreams) is a lightweight but enjoyable caper movie. Although it was, for its time, advanced in knowledge of computer technology, it use....