Gabrielle Union (Being Mary Jane, The Birth of a Nation) stars in Breaking In, a home invasion thriller directed by James McTeigue (V for Vendetta, Survivor).
Gringo has its charms and surprises, but it parries when it should embrace, and hedges when it should let loose. It also misses an opportunity for snappier dialogue that would have played up the danger and the comedy. Still, it is an entertaining enough film with enough chuckles to make […]
WILLIAM CASTLE AT COLUMBIA, VOLUME ONE THE TINGLER (1959) 13 GHOSTS (1960) HOMICIDAL (1961) MR SARDONICUS (1961) Release date: 22 October 2018 Limited Blu-ray Edition (UK Blu-ray premieres) Renowned for his imaginative and eccentric marketing ploys, William Castle became synonymous with delivering lurid horror films backed-up by his trademark publicity […]
Dario Argento’s second film comes at the peak of the Giallo cycle and has many of the ingredients (grisly murders, late 1960s/early 1970s fashions and design styles including outlandish apartments and even a visit to an Italian gay bar, all topped off with a Morricone score) that make the genre […]
Last Thursday, Klipsch announced the debut of its new Reference series speakers. According to the Indianapolis-based company, these will be enhanced versions of the existing Reference series, of which many models already dominate market research group NPD’s list of top-selling home audio components. The series is comprised of 13 models, […]
Dear Guys, Just saw the news on the new Bing Crosby Christmas collection, and that got me thinking about how the DVD companies save some BIG releases for the end of the year. Well. That used to be in the good old days before streaming. Anyway, do any of you […]
Murdoch Mysteries in its eleventh season remains one the classiest and most enjoyable of the ongoing police procedurals with luscious period production detail, warm and wonderful performances, and some crafty mysteries.
Where to find the Best Deals on Movies & TV Shows on 4k/UHD, Blu-ray and DVD… The Features – Life of the Party – 2018 – The Day After – 1983 – The Death of Superman – 2018 – Never So Few – 1959 – […]
Marantz has introduced three new SR-series network AV receivers, namely the SR7013, SR6013 and SR5013. The lineup will include Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and, perhaps surprisingly, Auro 3D processing, the latter typically only found on high-end preamps up until this point. The 9.2 channel Marantz SR7013 will allow for five channels […]
VIZIO has announced the rollout of WatchFree, a new streaming service designed ‘with cord-cutters in mind.’ The feature is now available on VIZIO SmartCast TVs and WatchFree, in partnership with Pluto TV, will provide free and direct streaming access to more than 100 live and linear channels. WatchFree is essentially […]
I wrote a letter to the good folks at Indicator inquiring why EARTH VS. FLYING SAUCERS alone was not included among their three Columbia Harryhausen boxes, and received another prompt reply from John, along with a bit of info about a much-requested title I’ve been bugging them about for a […]
The fourth and final season of Star Wars Rebels arrives on Blu-ray with some decent special features, including audio commentaries and featurettes with some actual meat on them for a change.
The Focal Sib Evo Dolby Atmos 5.1.2 system is a ‘Home Theater in a box’ type of setup, boasting two Sib Evo Dolby Atmos loudspeakers with upward facing drivers that provide the .2 Atmos configuration. Three surround satellite speakers provide 360° coverage and adds a center channel that can be […]
Hello all. I am a huge fan of this movie, first of all because I worked at a Cinerama theatre in Wichita, Kansas in 1962 and 1963 and was there for the premieres of both HTWWW and WWOTBG; and secondly, because this movie to me is highly entertaining, well-acted and […]