When it comes to home theater, I’m probably one of the more budget-conscious people you’d ever meet. I’ve been involved in home theater since 1985, before there really was such a thing, connecting my Beta HiFi VCR to my bookshelf system, and adding rear speakers using the audio out on […]
Orson Welles’ remarkable meshing and mangling of five Shakespearean plays to achieve the story of Sir John Falstaff makes Chimes at Midnight one of his most unusual and ambitious cinematic enterprises.
Disney’s 2016 live action version of The Jungle Book is an ingenious, imaginative amalgamation of live action photography and computer generated background, foreground, and effects shots that are accomplished so seamlessly that its studio origins are remarkably camouflaged.
Season Three of Endeavour offers two cracking good mysteries and two fair ones to balance out an average season for the show.
The thirteenth season was a tumultuous one for CBS’ hit procedural NCIS. In addition to the announcement early in this year’s run that one of its original cast members would be leaving at the end of the season, the show’s writers gave almost every series regular bombshells for their characters […]
Dan O’Bannon’s directorial debut, The Return of the Living Dead, finally gets the Collector’s Edition treatment it deserves from Scream Factory, with a new transfer and special features that span two Blu-ray discs.
Where to find the Best Deals on Movies & TV Shows on 4k/UHD, Blu-ray and DVD… The Features – The Huntsman: WInter’s War – 2016 – 3 Bad Men – 1926 – Roots – 2016 – Wiener-Dog – 2016 – Weiner – 2016 – A Taste of Honey – […]
The Tiger, from South Korean director Park Hoon-Jung, tells a highly fictionalized story around a rather depressing fact — wild tigers are no longer found on the Korean Peninsula after decades of hunting and habitat destruction.
One of the greatest westerns ever made, William Wellman’s The Ox-Bow Incident is more accurately a thinking man’s drama in western trappings, a morality play where the forces of good and evil don’t wear black or white hats but rather resemble ordinary people like us.
Phil Karlson’s 99 River Street is a tough, terse little film noir with enough unique touches and a cast of sterling players that elevate it above its meager budget and backlot sensibilities into a forceful and dynamic crime melodrama.
A somber, poignant drama of ordinary lives playing out through an extraordinary film, Tony Richardson’s A Taste of Honey offers a raft of accomplished performances and a rare first look at modern British cinema taking a shift into a new direction.
Adapting video games to the big screen has not had a stellar track record, and Angry Birds just may be the first mobile game to be adapted to the big screen. The result is a much better film than expected, but parents may find some of the rude humor unsuitable for […]