The Happy Ending Blu-ray Review

While there have been many cinematic excursions into the phenomenon of male mid-life crisis, Richard Brooks’ The Happy Ending is one of the few movies that focuses on a woman’s dissatisfaction with her place in life more than a decade into a happy marriage. It’s a coruscating examination of a women in crisis, often unpleasant [...]

The X Files: The Complete Season 9 Blu-ray Review

The ninth and final season of The X Files had quite a number of plot strings to tie up, and while the producers did a satisfactory job with that (while still providing stand alone episodes featuring new paranormal phenomena), there seemed to be a feeling of incompleteness about the final season. The new characters introduced during the [...]

Weekly Roundup 2-2-2016

  The Features – Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – 1937 – Bridge of Spies – 2015 – Suffragette – 2015 – Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet – 2014 – Rock the Kasbah – 2015 – The Last Witch Hunter – 2015 – Truth – 2015 The Prices Click on […]

The Wrong Man Blu-ray Review

In the past I have given you many kinds of suspense pictures, but this time I would like you to see a different one. The difference lies in the fact that this is a true story, every word of it, and yet it contains elements that are stranger than all the fiction that has gone into [...]

Burnt Blu-ray Review

Superstar chef Adam Jones (Bradley Cooper) once had it all including a Michelin two-star rated Paris restaurant, but too much drink, too many drugs, and scandalous affairs with numerous women brought it all crashing down. Now three years later, he’s ready to start again this time in London bringing his expertise to the restaurant inside his former friend [...]