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click to enlarge King of the Hill: The Complete - Sixth Season (TV-PG)  -  - Directed by Various (Animated)  - 20th Century Fox Home - Entertainment  -  - I've said it once and I'll say it again: You can have your - "The Simpsons" and "Family Guy"  to me, the best - animated show on television is "King of the Hill." For 10 - full seasons, this show has, unlike "The Simpsons," - maintained a high level of quality writing, never resorting - to nonsensical, outright silliness, always keeping two - feet firmly planted in the real, albeit animated, world of - Arlen, Texas. Arguably, Season No. 4 is where the show - truly took off, with Seasons Nos. 5 and 6 being the best - of the series. This new three-disc set includes some of - the top episodes. From Bobby taking a women's self- - defense class to Peggy accidentally kidnapping a - Mexican kid, there's not a bad one in the bunch. This - volume would be a great intro to the series if you've - never seen it, and a seminal one if you have.  - Louis Fowler
  • King of the Hill: The Complete Sixth Season (TV-PG)

    Directed by Various (Animated)

    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

    I've said it once and I'll say it again: You can have your "The Simpsons" and "Family Guy" to me, the best animated show on television is "King of the Hill." For 10 full seasons, this show has, unlike "The Simpsons," maintained a high level of quality writing, never resorting to nonsensical, outright silliness, always keeping two feet firmly planted in the real, albeit animated, world of Arlen, Texas. Arguably, Season No. 4 is where the show truly took off, with Seasons Nos. 5 and 6 being the best of the series. This new three-disc set includes some of the top episodes. From Bobby taking a women's self- defense class to Peggy accidentally kidnapping a Mexican kid, there's not a bad one in the bunch. This volume would be a great intro to the series if you've never seen it, and a seminal one if you have. Louis Fowler

click to enlarge Masters of Horror: Mick Garris' - Chocolate (NR)  -  - Directed by Mick Garris  - Anchor Bay Entertainment  -  - In Vol. 4 of the Masters of Horror series, after a - brilliant run from the first three, the series kind of takes - a tiny step backward with series creator Mick Garris' - entry. Primarily known as the guy who directs all those - Stephen King TV adaptations, here he works from an - original story that's really not horrific  it's kinda flat - and feels more like a so-so episode of "Tales from the - Darkside," the cheaply made late-'80s syndicated horror - program. Henry Thomas is a divorced man who creates - artificial food flavorings. One day, he finds himself - experiencing the sensations of a young Canadian woman - everything she tastes, sees and, in one disturbing - scene, feels while getting penetrated by a man. And - that's really all that happens. It's a bit of a letdown. But - with nine more episodes to come, I am in no way - deterred.  Louis Fowler
  • Masters of Horror: Mick Garris' Chocolate (NR)

    Directed by Mick Garris

    Anchor Bay Entertainment

    In Vol. 4 of the Masters of Horror series, after a brilliant run from the first three, the series kind of takes a tiny step backward with series creator Mick Garris' entry. Primarily known as the guy who directs all those Stephen King TV adaptations, here he works from an original story that's really not horrific it's kinda flat and feels more like a so-so episode of "Tales from the Darkside," the cheaply made late-'80s syndicated horror program. Henry Thomas is a divorced man who creates artificial food flavorings. One day, he finds himself experiencing the sensations of a young Canadian woman everything she tastes, sees and, in one disturbing scene, feels while getting penetrated by a man. And that's really all that happens. It's a bit of a letdown. But with nine more episodes to come, I am in no way deterred. Louis Fowler

click to enlarge Kokkuri (NR)  -  - Directed by Takahisa Zeze  - Urban Vision  -  - A friend who's into Japanese films once told me that - Kokkuri was also known as a lame sequel to - Dark Water. That had me a little put off. I didn't - much care for Dark Water (the original or the - remake), but then again, I should have known better - than to listen to this guy, because he, for the most part, - doesn't know what he's talking about. Actually, - Kokkuri is a psychologically stunning, Polanski- - esque study of teenage girls' burgeoning sexuality mixed - with a biting analysis of their sexual social mores, - especially according to Japanese culture. Yes, there are - some light horror elements, mostly involving a Ouija-like - game called kokkuri, but this is secondary. - Using real atmosphere and adolescent pathos, - Kokkuri is a surprising addition to the DVD - collection.  Louis Fowler
  • Kokkuri (NR)

    Directed by Takahisa Zeze

    Urban Vision

    A friend who's into Japanese films once told me that Kokkuri was also known as a lame sequel to Dark Water. That had me a little put off. I didn't much care for Dark Water (the original or the remake), but then again, I should have known better than to listen to this guy, because he, for the most part, doesn't know what he's talking about. Actually, Kokkuri is a psychologically stunning, Polanski- esque study of teenage girls' burgeoning sexuality mixed with a biting analysis of their sexual social mores, especially according to Japanese culture. Yes, there are some light horror elements, mostly involving a Ouija-like game called kokkuri, but this is secondary. Using real atmosphere and adolescent pathos, Kokkuri is a surprising addition to the DVD collection. Louis Fowler

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