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Jason Coleman is film critic/movie journalist with over 10 years of experience, most recently as Senior Entertainment Editor for The213.net, as well as JoBlo.com. Having worked for two local newspapers as a movie reviewer at the early age of 12, Coleman continues to spew his love and passion for film for Starpulse. Coleman currently helps manage the Village and Bruin Theaters in Westwood and will eventually open his own theater in Studio City,

Blu-ray Review: 'The Expendables 3'

November 14th, 2014 10:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'The Expendables 3'
Ready to meet the all new and updated expendables crew? Then follow us as we check out the latest and biggest outing with "The Expendables 3" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We examine the young and old below.

Title: "The Expendables 3"

Grade: 4

Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Mel Gibson

Director: Patrick Hughes

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 131 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

The Flick: As far as the Expendables series goes I had the most fun with this flashy outing. Even amidst a PG-13 rating (though it can be seen in an unrated form here ...
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DVD Review: 'The House At The End of Time'

November 14th, 2014 9:00am EST
DVD Review: 'The House At The End of Time'
Ready for another ghost story? The follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "The House at the End of Time" out now from Dark Sky Films.

Title: "The House at the End of Time"

Grade: 3

Cast: Ruddy Rodriguez, Adriana Calzadilla, Simona Chirinos

Director: Alejandro Hidalgo

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 101 minutes

Release Company: Dark Sky Films

Website: www.darkskyfilms.com

The Flick: This Venezuelan import is a creepy flick indeed, but one that gets severely hindered by a snail’s pace of taking too much time far too often. The upside of the film is the cleverly staged sto...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Dolls - Collector's Edition'

November 13th, 2014 11:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Dolls - Collector's Edition'
Ready for some early Stuart Gordon channeling Chucky? We’re checking out the new to Blu-ray flick "Dolls – Collector’s Edition" out now from Shout! Factory’s genre division Scream Factory. We’re checking out our stuffed friends below!

Title: "Dolls – Collector’s Edition"

Grade: 3

Cast: Stephen Lee, Guy Rolfe, Hilary Mason

Director: Stuart Gordon

Rating: R

Runtime: 77 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: On a real horror flick level "Dolls" is certainly subpar, but on a B-movie cheddar scale it’s a hoot. This earl...
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Blu-ray Review: 'The Dog'

November 13th, 2014 10:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'The Dog'
Remember the crazed character Al Pacino played in the film "Dog Day Afternoon" – meet the real guy. We’re checking out the new to Blu-ray documentary "The Dog" out now from Drafthouse Films. We check out the real deal below.

Title: "The Dog"

Grade: 3

Cast: John Wojtowicz

Director: Allison Berg and Frank Keraudren

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 101 minutes

Release Company: Draft House Films

Website: www.drafthousefilms.com

The Flick: "The Dog" boldly tells the tale of the man who inspired the ruckus activities in the film "Dog Day Afternoon" and as far as bank robber John Wojtow...
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'The Sopranos: The Complete Series' Review

November 10th, 2014 12:20pm EST
Sopranos
Bada Bing – the whole damn thing. That’s right mafia fans "The Sopranos: The Complete Series," the famed HBO mob show that started it all is hitting Blu-ray with Digital HD included and being a newbie to the show I'm checking it out fresh here. So what follows is another detailed dissection of all six seasons of the mob show complete with overviews, favorite episodes and characters and even a look at the various extras (there are twenty-five audio commentaries here!) and packaging to see if it’s a deal fans can’t refuse. You’re only as good as your last envelope – let’s take a look insid...
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Exclusive: 'Human Centipede 3' Sound Clip & Movie Still!

November 8th, 2014 5:35am EST
Exclusive: 'Human Centipede 3' Sound Clip & Movie Still!
Just when you thought it was safe to walk in a human conga line - watch out! We recently got mail from Ilona Six, the very lovely producer of the upcoming "The Human Centipede 3" and sister of famed Centipede director Tom Six, and she bestowed upon us a very disturbing sound clip and movie still from the soon to be released third outing. In it we can distinctly hear the ramblings of original Centipede crazed actor Dieter Laser talking about waterboarding, plus some very creepy grunts and groans. The pic shows a room full of bowing headed inmates with both Laser and Centipede 2 actor Laur...
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Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Pontypool'

November 7th, 2014 12:45pm EST
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Pontypool'
For those going through post Halloween blues we here at Starpulse.com are happy to help. We’re grave digging deep to find you not only the most amazing horror flick you haven’t heard of, but one with some thinking man’s class – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Today’s selection is such a terrific mix of the horror and intelligence that you may feel the desire and need to watch it twice. But watch what you say – the wrong word may trigger an unwanted reaction. Welcome to…."Pontypool."

Shock jock Grant Mazzie is an aging radio dinosaur that has been relegated to a small radio stati...
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Reviews: 'Jessabelle' / '21 Years: Richard Linklater'

November 5th, 2014 12:00pm EST
Reviews: 'Jessabelle' / '21 Years: Richard Linklater'
Ready for some more encapsulated reviews of flicks out this week? Then follow us as we check out a post-Halloween horror flick and a doc dedicated to a famed filmmaker. It’s a look at the creepy outing "Jessabelle" and the informative "21 Years: Richard Linklater" – both reviews below!

Title: "Jessabelle"

Stars: 4

Genre: Horror / Drama

Cast: Sarah Snook, Mark Webber, David Andrews

Director: Kevin Greutert

Rating: PG-13

Running Time: 90 Minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate

Website: www.lionsgate.com

"Jessabelle" may appear like a standard paint-by-numbers haunting flick but...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Drive Hard'

November 5th, 2014 11:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Drive Hard'
Ready to hit the road after a little heist action? The follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Drive Hard" out Nov. 11 from RLJ Home Entertainment. We review the various getaway routes below!

Title: "Drive Hard"

Grade: 1

Cast: John Cusack, Thomas Jane, Zoe Ventoura

Director: Brian Trenchard-Smith

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 96 minutes

Release Company: RLJ Home Entertainment

Website: www.us.RLJEntertainment.com

The Flick: As directed by one of Quentin Tarantino’s favorite B-movie masters Brian Trenchard-Smith, "Drive Hard" is unfortunately not one of the filmmaker...
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Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Trick 'r Treat'

October 31st, 2014 12:20pm EDT
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Trick 'r Treat'
Today is officially Halloween and here at Starpulse.com that means plenty of ghouls, goblins and Sam – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Today’s selection is a throwback to the horror anthology’s of old telling tales of hungry wolves, serial killers and bitter kids all under the watchful eye of a shabby orange pajamas wearing, burlap sack headed tot named Sam. So put on your best blood soaked costume, grab a big bag for all that tainted candy and kick over a few jack-o-lanterns on the way – it’s time for…"Trick ‘r Treat!"

Halloween time may seem fun and harmless, but the origins and...
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