October 06, 2016 - Tone Madison Podcast

We are now the proud sponsor of Tone Madison’s podcast! In this episode, they discuss Sky Hopinka’s Jáaji Approx, which is currently screening at the Madison Museum Of Contemporary Art. Take a listen, and don’t miss some exclusive Four Star deals!

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September 19, 2016 - A Real Fun Time

Hey have you ever wondered how hard it is to get a job at Four Star? Take this quiz and you will have some idea:

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July 13, 2016 - Maxwell Street Days!

Hey Video Angels,
Come downtown this weekend for once a year deals on used DVDs! Starting this Friday, July 15th, and until Sunday, July 17th, we will be selling all the hottest titles from the past year, at the unbeatable price of 2 for $10! That’s right, 2 for the price of 1!

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April 12, 2016 - Wisconsin Film Fest Broadcast

Be sure to tune in to WORT FM this Friday, April 15th at 1pm for our annual Wisconsin Film Festival Mel And Floyd broadcast. This year we will have the directors of Medal of Victory, Frank and the Wondercat, Lonely Baloney and Tilt-A-Whirls, Cowboys and Beer, as well as an appearance by festival coordinator Ben Reiser and some of your favorite folks from Four Star.

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January 15, 2016 - Podcast Episode 21 (Missed Madison Episode 5)

Our final Missed Madison Film Festival podcast episode is up. We discuss Frabrice Du Welz’s Alleluia. Be sure to head to to see all the coverage from the festival and give your feedback on what you liked and what we could do better for next year.

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Coming Attractions

October 25

Captain Fantastic
Captain Kronos, Vampire Hunter
Cop Land
Doctor Thorne Season 1
Found Footage Festival: Rent-A-Friend
Lights Out
Mr. Church
Penny Dreadful Season 3
The Shallows

October 18

Alice Through The Looking Glass
The Beast Within
Cafe Society
Dr. T & The Women
Dr. Who: The Weeping Angels
Every Which Way But Loose
The Good Neighbor
Independence Day 2: Resurgence (DVD & Blu Ray)
Microbe & Gasoline
Our Kind Of Traitor
Pan’s Labyrinth (Criterion)
Wild Things

October 11

Boyhood (Criterion)
Ghostbusters (‘16, DVD & Blu Ray)
Ice Age 5: Collision Course
The Infiltrator
The Legend Of Tarzan (DVD & Blu Ray)
McCabe & Mrs. Miller (Criterion)
Monster High
Peace Officer
Phantom Of The Theatre
The Venture Brothers Season 6

October 4

American Horror Story Season 5: Hotel
Complete Unknown
The Homestretch
The Innocents
Into The Forest
The Last King
Preacher Season 1
The Purge 3: Election Year
Swimming Pool
Swiss Army Man (DVD & Blu Ray)
The Wailing
Wild Oats
X-Men 6: Apocalypse (DVD & Blu Ray)

September 27

Beyond The Valley Of The Dolls (Criterion)
Central Intelligence
Hunt For The Wilderpeople
I Come In Peace (Blu Ray Only)
Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates
The Neon Demon (DVD & Blu Ray)
Valley Of The Dolls (Criterion)
Warcraft (DVD & Blu Ray)
Eat That Question: Frank Zappa In His Own Words

September 20

Blood Simple (Criterion)
Cat People (Criterion)
Clouds Of Sils Maria (Criterion Blu Ray)
Free State Of Jones
Heavy Hands
The Meteor Man/Carbon Copy
Modern Family Season 7
Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising
Nobody Gets Out Alive
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2: Out Of The Shadows (DVD & Blu Ray)
They Will Have To Kill Us First
The Town That Dreaded Sundown (‘76)
Vertigo (Blu Ray)
What Happened, Miss Simone?

Staff Picks

Andy says:
Get 'em!

Hanna says:


Helen says:
much better than out fear, or mid fear.

Lewis says:
John Carpenter riffing on Stephen King while getting really meta? Sign me up!

Nick P says:
G.G. is a silly goose.

Sarah says:
pure '80s horror decadence