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 […]

Loewe’s new bild 5 OLED TV packs HDR and Dolby Vision

German TV-maker Loewe has launched a new TV that looks to have struck the perfect balance between style and substance. The firm has announced its new bild 5 set, which comes with an OLED screen as well as HDR and Dolby Vision support in a sleekly-designed, retro casing. Loewe’s creative […]

Optoma unveils 4K UHD Home Cinema Projectors

Optoma launches two new home cinema projectors UHD65 and UHD60. Ultra HD 4K resolution brings content to life with excellent details, color, and contrast for a stunningly immersive experience. With 8.3 million on-screen pixels, Optoma UHD65 meets the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) requirements for 4K UHD and comply with the […]

Snitch UHD Review

Less an action movie than a dramatic suspense picture with action elements, Snitch shows the continuing maturation of Dwayne Johnson as an actor and focuses on an element in the criminal justice system that may have been heretofore unknown.