Weekly RoundUp 7-25-2017

  Where to find the Best Deals on Movies & TV Shows on 4k/UHD, Blu-ray and DVD… The Features – Ghost in the Shell – 2017 – Gifted – 2017 – Silkwood – 1983 – The Boss Baby – 2017 – Night People – 1954 – Unforgettable – 2017 – […]

Silkwood Blu-ray Review

Mike Nichols’ biographical drama Silkwood puts the viewer into the hearts and minds of its central characters telling an increasingly harrowing true story without sacrificing character development, narrative drive, or the building suspense.

Shooter: Season One DVD Review

Television series based on hit films are nothing new, but it’s a rare television series that spends its entire first season basically remaking the movie on which it was based: Shooter does just that.

Weekly RoundUp 7-18-2017

  Where to find the Best Deals on Movies & TV Shows on 4k/UHD, Blu-ray and DVD… The Features – Kong: Skull Island – 2017 – Blood Alley – 1955   – Free Fire – 2016   – Tom Sawyer – 1973 – State Fair – 1962 – Stalker – […]

The Promise Blu-ray Review

An uninspiring love triangle played out against the backdrop of the first year of World War I in Turkey with a special emphasis on the Armenian Genocide phenomenon forms the core of Terry George’s The Promise.

The Fate of the Furious UHD Review

The Fate of the Furious may not match the best of the series thus far (Furious Five), but it offers plentiful action amid the usual personalities and a few new faces to the franchise that won’t likely disappoint fans.

The Untouchables: The Scarface Mob DVD Review

The Scarface Mob may take some liberties with the real story for the sake of dramatic impact, but it’s an enjoyable feature length look at the origin of television’s The Untouchables and is recommended for fans who don’t already have these programs in their movie format.

Full Metal Jacket 30th Anniversary

On July 1, as part of the 30th Anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s film Full Metal Jacket, I conducted a group interview of Matthew Modine, Vincent D’Onofrio and Leon Vitali in Los Angeles.   Matthew Modine played the lead role of Joker in the film, while Vincent D’Onofrio played the key role […]

The Sea Chase Blu-ray Review

The Sea Chase, one of two John Wayne films to be released on Blu-ray by the Warner Archive this month, is a strange one. For one thing, it is difficult to wrap one’s head around the idea of Wayne portraying a German (albeit an anti-Nazi German) captain of a freighter […]

Life UHD Review

Another malevolent alien does away with a spaceship full of crew in Daniel Espinosa’s Life, an effective if painfully derivative sci-fi horror picture released within weeks of Ridley Scott’s next Alien adventure.

Blow-Up Blu-ray Review

Director Michelangelo Antonioni takes a rather jaundiced look at the London swinging singles scene of the 1960s in Blow-Up, the director’s tenth film and a great international success critically and at the box-office, his first full length feature in the English language.

Weekly RoundUp 7-11-2017

  Where to find the Best Deals on Movies & TV Shows on 4k/UHD, Blu-ray and DVD… The Features – The Fate of the Furious – 2017 – The Fifth Element – 1997 – Shalako – 1968 – The Sea Chase – 1955 – Norman – The Moderate Rise and […]