Tag: Warner

It Blu-ray Review

The 1990 miniseries of Stephen King’s It took on the daunting task of adapting the massive (>1100 pages in my paperback edition) and massively popular (14 weeks at the top of The New York Times Best Sellers list in 1986 and 1987) novel into a two episode miniseries.  It was a ratings […]

Salem’s Lot Blu-ray Review

The 1979 television miniseries Salem’s Lot was only the second filmed adaptation of a Stephen King novel (following Brian De Palma’s film of Carrie from 1976).  While its made for TV budget imposed certain limitations on the production, Producer Richard Kobritz wisely offered the project to Director Tobe Hooper who had shown a knack for […]

The Conjuring 2 Blu-ray Review

Director James Wan’s The Conjuring 2 reunites Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga and the key creative talent behind the 2013 hit horror film The Conjuring for another cinematic dramatization from the files of demonologists and psychic investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren.  Set seven years after the events of the first film with a prologue […]

The Nice Guys Blu-ray Review

The Nice Guys features Russell Crowe and Ryan Gosling as an enforcer for hire and a private detective who cross paths when a client of the enforcer who is also the subject of an investigation by the detective goes missing.  Fans of Director Shane Black expecting his trademark mix of comedy, action, violence, […]