Weekly RoundUp 8-16-2016

  Where to find the Best Deals on Movies & TV Shows on 4k/UHD, Blu-ray and DVD… The Features – The Angry Birds Movie – 2016 – Moby Dick – 1930 – Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia – 1974 – The Pride and the Passion – 1957 – […]

The Mark of Zorro Blu-ray Review

Arriving now on Blu-ray, the sparkling studio production and top flight cast of actors in The Mark of Zorro continue to weave a spell of old California with its peons and peasants at the mercy of a dastardly Spanish governor and his lethal henchmen.

Rawhide (1951) Blu-ray Review

A measured if effective western drama, Henry Hathaway’s Rawhide doesn’t have anything to do with the famous television western series which would come along later in the 1950s, but it nevertheless offers tantalizing performances from a host a fine actors and picturesque western location shooting that adds flavor and color […]

Rocky Mountain Express UHD Review

Although sometimes dry in its storytelling, Rocky Mountain Express tells the fascinating story of how the Canada’s first transcontinental railroad was built through the often treacherous Rocky Mountains. The film is everything you’d expect from a large format IMAX documentary, with breathtaking vistas and incredibly detailed photography.

Sierra Baron DVD Review

While no great shakes as a western of the 1950s, Sierra Baron doesn’t really get a fighting chance to impress on DVD with such a harmfully destructive use of pan and scan for a Cinemascope movie which destroys widescreen compositions and reduces the impact of the outdoor scenes which were […]

Weekly RoundUp 8-9-2016

  Where to find the Best Deals on Movies & TV Shows on 4k/UHD, Blu-ray and DVD… The Features – Cat on a Hot Tin Roof – 1958 – Supergirl: Season 1 – 2015 – Canadian Pacific – 1949 – 11.22.63 – 2016 – The Widow from Chicago – 1930 […]

Miss Sadie Thompson 3D Blu-ray Review

After previous screen versions starring Gloria Swanson and Joan Crawford had indelibly burned the character’s name into the public consciousness, Curtis Bernhardt brought the lady back to life in Technicolor and 3D with the 1953 Miss Sadie Thompson.

The New World Blu-ray Review

Terrence Malick’s The New World, much like The Thin Red Line before and The Tree of Life after, breathes across the screen as a masterful demonstration of framing, music, and importantly editing. In The New World, Malick’s ode to nature and humanity is rich with stunning natural beauty and the […]