Blu-ray & DVD Reviews

Blu-ray Review: 'Zombie Killers: Elephant’s Graveyard'

February 11th, 2015 11:10am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Zombie Killers: Elephant’s Graveyard'
Ready to go undead hunting? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Zombie Killers: Elephant’s Graveyard" out now from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment.

Title: "Zombie Killers: Elephant’s Graveyard"

Grade: 2

Cast: Billy Zane, Dee Wallace, Mischa Barton

Director: B Harrison Smith

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 104 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

Website: www.anchorbayent.com

The Flick: For a flick with a wealth of genre cast members, "Zombie Killers: Elephant’s Graveyard" is a tad on the mundane and dull side. A cult themed story meshed wit...
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DVD Review: 'The Kingdom Of Dreams And Madness'

February 11th, 2015 10:30am EST
DVD Review: 'The Kingdom Of Dreams And Madness'
Ready to see where the animated magic is made? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD doc "The Kingdom Of Dreams and Madness" now available from Cinedigm Home Entertainment. We examine and review the dreams and madness below!

Title: "The Kingdom Of Dreams and Madness"

Grade: 4

Cast: Various

Director: Mami Sunada

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 118 minutes

Release Company: Cinedigm Home Entertainment

Website: www.cinedigmentertainment.com

The Flick: For those who adore the work of Studio Ghibli who made such classics as "Princess Mononoke" and "Spirited Away" and have the ...
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Blu-ray Review: 'On Golden Pond' (Collector's Edition)

February 11th, 2015 10:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'On Golden Pond' (Collector's Edition)
Ready to revisit the poignancy of the pond? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray release of "On Golden Pond" (Collector’s Edition) out now from Shout! Factory Home Entertainment. We see if the gold in this water world holds up below!

Title: "On Golden Pond" (Collector’s Edition)

Grade: 4

Cast: Katharine Hepburn, Henry Fond, Jane Fonda

Director: Mark Rydell

Rating: PG

Runtime: 109 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: A very well shot flick, "On Golden Pond" is nevertheless remarkable due to the truly p...
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DVD Review: 'Video Games: The Movie'

February 6th, 2015 10:00am EST
DVD Review: 'Video Games: The Movie'
Ready to get the skinny on the games we love to play? Then follow us down the road of power pellets and asteroids as we check out the new to DVD doc "Video Games: The Movie" out now from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment. We see if this one reaches the kill screen below!

Title: "Video Games: The Movie"

Grade: 4

Cast: Sean Astin, Zach Braff, Chris Hardwick

Director: Jeremy Snead

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 101 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

Website: www.anchorbayent.com

The Flick: Put together by some Kickstarter money from what I can gather, "Video Games:...
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DVD Review: 'Zombieworld'

February 4th, 2015 12:15pm EST
DVD Review: 'Zombieworld'
Ready to witness the zombie apocalypse – anthology style? The follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Zombieworld" out Feb. 24 from RLJ Home Entertainment. We examine the various world zombie views and their stories below!

Title: "Zombieworld"

Grade: 1

Cast: Various

Director: Various

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 100 minutes

Release Company: RLJ Home Entertainment

Website: www.us.RLJEntertainment.com

The Flick: What a waste of an undead world. I love even a mediocre anthology flick as long as the stories keep me slightly invested, but here all but one of the tales withi...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Animal'

February 4th, 2015 11:10am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Animal'
Ready to do battle with a monster that is equal parts scary and ugly? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray "Animal" out Feb. 17 from Shout! Factory’s genre division Scream Factory. We review the brawl below!

Title: "Animal"

Grade: 2

Cast: Joey Lauren Adams, Elizabeth Gillies, Jeremy Sumpter

Director: Brett Simmons

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 86 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: Despite wanting to be a throwback to the old school creature features, "Animal" really isn’t all that special or fun. Th...
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DVD Review: 'Frankenstein vs. The Mummy'

February 4th, 2015 10:30am EST
DVD Review: 'Frankenstein vs. The Mummy'
Ready to see two iconic movie monster finally do medieval battle? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Frankenstein vs. The Mummy" out Feb. 10 from RLJ / Image Home Entertainment. We see who wins the battle of the bandages below!

Title: "Frankenstein vs. The Mummy"

Grade: 2

Cast: Max Rhyser, Ashton Leigh, Boomer Tibbs

Director: Damien Leone

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 114 minutes

Release Company: RLJ / Image Home Entertainment

Website: www.us.RLJEntertainment.com

The Flick: The monster teaming of "Frankenstein vs. The Mummy" definitely gets one interested, bu...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Candyman: Farewell To The Flesh'

February 4th, 2015 10:05am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Candyman: Farewell To The Flesh'
Ready for a second helping of the sinful sweet stuff? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray sequel "Candyman: Farewell To The Flesh" out now from Scream Factory Home Entertainment - the genre division of Shout! Factory. We see if this follow up gets the hook below!

Title: "Candyman: Farewell To The Flesh"

Grade: 3

Cast: Tony Todd, Kelly Rowan, Bill Nunn

Director: Bill Condon

Rating: R

Runtime: 93 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: This sequel to the original terrific horror flick "Candyman" has bot...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Dracula Untold'

February 3rd, 2015 12:10pm EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Dracula Untold'
How did the bloodsucker become the way he is? We’re gonna find out as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Dracula Untold" out Feb. 3 from Universal Home Entertainment. We review the myths vs. the realities below!

Title: "Dracula Untold"

Grade: 3

Cast: Luke Evans, Dominic Cooper, Charles Dance

Director: Gary Shore

Rating: R

Runtime: 93 minutes

Release Company: Universal Home Entertainment

Website: www.UniversalHiDef.com

The Flick: While not winning any grand scope gothic horror awards, "Dracula Untold" is nevertheless an entertaining little tale. It delves into the story...
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DVD Review: 'RPG - Real Playing Game'

February 3rd, 2015 11:10am EST
DVD Review: 'RPG - Real Playing Game'
Ready to play a game with Rutger Hauer? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD thriller "RPG – Real Playing Game" out Feb. 10 from Arc Entertainment. We review the game and its rules below.

Title: "RPG - Real Playing Game"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Rutger Hauer, Cian Barry, Dafne Fernandez

Director: Tino Navarro and David Rebordao

Rating: R

Runtime: 102 minutes

Release Company: Arc Home Entertainment

Website: www.arc-ent.com

The Flick: The DVD box here does a bit of a switcheroo on the unsuspecting Rutger Hauer fan boasting the actor as the lead and draw of this film. He i...
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