Blu-ray & DVD Reviews

DVD Review: 'Sanatorium'

December 23rd, 2014 11:30am EST
DVD Review: 'Sanatorium'
Ready to tour the haunted hospital? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Sanatorium" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We see if the bumps and scares are real enough to review below.

Title: "Sanatorium"

Grade: 3

Cast: Kate Wood Riley, Ben Rodgers, Don Fanelli

Director: Brant Sersen

Rating: R

Runtime: 89 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: As a found footage flick "Sanatorium" is actually a decent outing. Following a crew of Ghost Trackers as they investigate an old sanatorium with a deadly...
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DVD Review: '7 Assassins'

December 23rd, 2014 11:10am EST
DVD Review: '7 Assassins'
Ready to join the fight against those in power? The follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "7 Assassins" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the strategy and strength of the warriors below.

Title: "7 Assassins"

Grade: 2 1/2

Cast: Eric Tsang, Felix Wong, Guo Tao

Director: Eric Tsang / Xiong Xinxin

Rating: R

Runtime: 103 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: "7 Assassins" is like many films before it, pitting a few quirky and ample warriors against an evil kingdom out to do no good. And there’...
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Blu-ray Review: 'The Skeleton Twins'

December 23rd, 2014 10:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'The Skeleton Twins'
Ready to get real with Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "The Skeleton Twins" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The brother/sister dynamic gets reviewed below!

Title: "The Skeleton Twins"

Grade: 5

Cast: Bill Hader, Kristen Wiig, Ty Burrell

Director: Craig Johnson

Rating: R

Runtime: 93 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: Unsurprisingly full of laughter and chemistry and surprisingly full of deep drama and reflection, "The Skeleton Twins" is a real wonderful...
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DVD Review: 'The Devil's Hand'

December 11th, 2014 11:00am EST
DVD Review: 'The Devil's Hand'
Ready to make a little deal with the devil? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD horror haunting "The Devil’s Hand" out Dec. 16 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We examine the deadly deal below!

Title: "The Devil’s Hand"

Grade: 4

Cast: Rufus Sewell, Jennifer Carpenter, Colm Meaney

Director: Christian E. Christiansen

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 101 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: "The Devil’s Hand" may seem like yet another straight-to-video B-flick,but it’s actually a fascinatingly spooky story about six ...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Under The Dome - Season 2'

December 11th, 2014 10:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Under The Dome - Season 2'
Ready to go back under an invisible barrier a second time? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray "Under The Dome – Season 2" out now from CBS / Paramount Home Entertainment. We examine the ups and downs of being trapped inside below!

Title: "Under The Dome – Season 2"

Grade: 3

Cast: Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Dean Norris

Director: Various

Runtime: 531 minutes

Release Company: CBS / Paramount Home Entertainment

Website: www.paramount.com

The Flick: Much like Season One, the new season of "Under The Dome" has its share of both ups and downs. On the up side th...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Dead Snow 2: Red Vs. Dead'

December 5th, 2014 10:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Dead Snow 2: Red Vs. Dead'
Ready to do battle with the undead Third Reich again? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Dead Snow 2: Red Vs. Dead" out Dec. 9 from Well Go USA Home Entertainment. We examine the zombie battle plan below!

Title: "Dead Snow 2: Red Vs. Dead"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Vegar Hoel, Martin Starr, Joceyln DeBoer

Director: Tommy Wirkola

Rating: R

Runtime: 101 minutes

Release Company: Well Go USA Home Entertainment

Website: www.wellgousa.com

The Flick: Very different from the more somber at times first outing, "Dead Snow 2: Red Vs. Dead" is a camp riot. Never takin...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'

December 4th, 2014 12:10pm EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'
Ready to take another ride with some unlikely superheroes? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray hit "Guardians of the Galaxy" out Dec. 9 from Marvel / Disney Home Entertainment. We check out the crazy cast of characters below!

Title: "Guardians of the Galaxy"

Grade: 4

Cast: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista

Director: James Gunn

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 121 minutes

Release Company: Marvel / Disney Home Entertainment

Website: www.Disney.com

The Flick: The first thing that comes to mind watching former Troma scribe James Gunn’s inspired "Guardians of the Galax...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Frank'

December 4th, 2014 11:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Frank'
Ready to witness some Michael Fassbender sans head? Then follow us as we check out the unusual flick "Frank" out Dec. 9 from Magnolia Home Entertainment. We examine the odd headdress below!

Title: "Frank"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Michael Fassbender, Maggie Gyllenhaal

Director: Lenny Abrahamson

Rating: R

Runtime: 95 minutes

Release Company: Magnolia Home Entertainment

Website: www.magpictures.com/frank

The Flick: What starts out as a flick with a somewhat goofy tone evolves into something sadly captivating. The tale of a band whose lead singer wears a giant paper machete looking ...
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'Guardians Of The Galaxy's' Michael Rooker On Yondu Past, Present And Future

November 25th, 2014 12:30pm EST
Interview: 'Guardians Of The Galaxy's' Michael Rooker On Yondu P
Anyone who witnessed Marvel’s latest big blockbuster spectacle that was James Gunn’s "Guardians of the Galaxy" knows the great Michael Rooker all too well. As the scene stealing space pirate Yondu Udonta, surrogate father to Star-Lord Peter Quill and overall bawdy blue bad guy, Rooker created one of the coolest, quirkiest and funniest Marvel characters to date. Of course, it helps that Rooker and Gunn have worked together successfully many times in the past (from "Slither" to "Super!"), but ever solid performer Rooker has always been up for the challenge. (See his first flick "Henry: Por...
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DVD Review: 'Speak No Evil'

November 24th, 2014 11:00am EST
DVD Review: 'Speak No Evil'
Beware the kids! Dodge the tots with us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Speak No Evil" out Dec. 2 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We see if the munchkins within have bite below!

Title: "Speak No Evil"

Grade: 2

Cast: Gabrielle Stone, Carl Jensen, Olivia Cavender

Director: Roze

Rating: R

Runtime: 74 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgate.com

The Flick: "Speak No Evil" starts off interestingly enough with a single mom partnering with her latest one-night stand to find her missing daughter. Problem is things go south when evil spi...
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