Latest Hart Sharp Stories

2006-06-30 00:20:00

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Hart Sharp Video is about to get supersized. The independent DVD supplier, headed by veteran video marketer Joe Amodei, has inked a deal with Oscar-nominated filmmaker Morgan Spurlock and his production company, Warrier Poets, to distribute a new line of documentaries under the Morgan Spurlock Presents... label. Spurlock and Amodei will pick the titles based on "distinct social relevance and importance to society and the world today," the official...

2005-08-25 00:30:09

By Thomas K. Arnold LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Special-edition DVDs are no longer the domain of the major studios -- and, of course, the Criterion Collection. A growing number of independents are giving classic films the full VIP treatment, cleaning up prints, sprucing up the audio and adding gobs of extras. The latest: Tiny Hart Sharp Video, which on October 18 will release a lavish two-disc special edition of "The Man With the Golden Arm," the controversial 1955 adaptation...

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  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.