The Aviator (Miramax) Last year’s Oscar bridesmaid gets the two-disc treatment, with commentary by director Martin Scorsese, one additional scene, and a fistful of documentaries (including three about the real-life Howard Hughes).
Chappelle’s Show—The Complete Second Season (Paramount) With fans gnashing their teeth over the show’s suddenly clouded future, this three-disc set arrives just in time. In addition to 14 uncensored half-hours of comedy, the box features over an hour of bloopers and deleted scenes, a pair of unaired Charlie Murphy stories, an extended Rick James interview, and audio commentary with Chappelle and series co-creator Neal Brennan.
The Longest Yard (Paramount) The “Lockdown Edition” of Robert Aldrich’s 1974 prison football favorite includes a commentary track with star Burt Reynolds and writer-producer Albert S. Ruddy, two documentary shorts, and a preview of this week’s Adam Sandler remake.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on May 17, 2005