Blu-ray & DVD Reviews

DVD Review: 'Echoes Of War'

6/26/2015 10:30am EDT
Echoes
Ready to fight for a war at home? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Echoes of War" out July 7 from Arc Home Entertainment. We see if can be peace between two families with a quarrel below!

Title: "Echoes of War"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: James Badge Dale, Ethan Embry, William Forsythe

Director: Kane Senes

Rating: R

Runtime: 99 minutes

Release Company: Arc Home Entertainment

Website: www.arc-ent.com

The Flick: While "Echoes of War" certainly steals a lot of its story from other films (think a darker "Pale Rider" where the Eastwood character turns unstable!) an...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter'

6/26/2015 10:00am EDT
Kumiko
Ready to go hunting for lost loot? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray adventure "Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter" out June 30 from Anchor Bay Entertainment. We see if the walk is worth its weight in gold below!

Title: "Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter"

Grade: 2

Cast: Rinko Kikuchi, David Zellner, Nathan Zellner

Director: David Zellner

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 104 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

Website: www.anchorbayent.com

The Flick: Inventive for sure, "Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter" is a film with a great idea that simply goes nowhere. The od...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Time Lapse' - Worth The Money?

6/1/2015 11:00am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Time Lapse'
What would you do if you could see one frame into the future? We’re gonna find out when we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Time Lapse" out June 16 from XLRator Media. We review the effects of future and film below!

Title: "Time Lapse"

Grade: 4

Cast: Danielle Panabaker, Matt O’Leary, George Finn

Director: Bradley King

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 104 minutes

Release Company: XLRator Media

Website: xlratormedia.com

The Flick: Creative, engaging and continually surprising, "Time Lapse" is a clever chiller thriller. Taking the idea of time travel to a more basic single futur...
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DVD Review: 'Asylum' - Worth The Money?

6/1/2015 10:10am EDT
DVD Review: 'Asylum'
Not sure if this one is comedy or horror? Then follow us as we shed some light on the new to DVD flick "Asylum" out June 2 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We see if those involved need to be committed below!

Title: "Asylum"

Grade: 0

Cast: Stephen Rea, Bruce Payne, Caroline Ford

Director: Chris Mancini and Todor Chapkanov

Rating: R

Runtime: 93 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: Wow. No since the dry uneventful evening chatter of "My Dinner With Andre" has it been so painful to sit through a flick. (I earned an...
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DVD Review: 'Blindsided' - Is It Worth The Money?

5/29/2015 10:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'Blindsided"
Ready to not see the bad guys? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Blindsided" out June 2 from Cinedigm Home Entertainment. We see, or don’t see, if the threat is real via review below!

Title: "Blindsided"

Grade: 3

Cast: Michelle Monaghan, Michael Keaton, Barry Sloane

Director: Joseph Ruben

Rating: R

Runtime: 86 minutes

Release Company: Cinedigm Home Entertainment

Website: www.cinedigmentertainment.com

The Flick: A sort of update on the famed flick "Wait Until Dark," "Blindsided" features the lovely Michelle Monaghan as a former war photographer who is blin...
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DVD Review: 'Debug' - Worth The Money?

5/28/2015 10:10am EDT
DVD Review: 'Debug'
Ready to go head to head with an aggressive computer program? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Debug" out June 9 from Ketchup Entertainment. We see if man or machine is more powerful below!

Title: "Debug"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Jeananne Goossen, Adam Butcher, Jason Momoa

Director: David Hewlett

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 86 minutes

Release Company: Ketchup Entertainment

Website: www.KetchupEntertainment.com

The Flick: The lush looking sci-fi flick "Debug" is quite a feat for writer/director David Hewlett. It’s got a complex story (a gang of hackers gets in...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Sleepaway Camp II & III' - Collector's Edition - Worth The Money?

5/25/2015 12:00pm EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Sleepaway Camp II & III' - Collector's Edition
Ready to spend some unhappy time with everyone’s favorite sex-changed crazy camp counselor Angela? Then follow us as we check out both new to Blu-ray flicks "Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers" (Collector’s Edition) and "Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland" (Collector’s Edition) out June 9 from Scream Factory, the genre division of Shout! Factory. We see if fans will be happy campers with these releases reviewed below!

Title: "Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers" (CE)

Grade: 3

Cast: Pamela Springsteen, Renee Estevez, Walter Gotell

Director: Michael A. Simpson

Rating: R

Runtime:...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Cut Bank' - Worth The Money?

5/25/2015 10:00am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Cut Bank'
Ready to visit a town filled with folks who have a myriad of secrets and sins? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Cut Bank" out May 26 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We see if there’s hope for the shifty residents below!

Title: "Cut Bank"

Grade: 4

Cast: Liam Hemsworth, Teresa Palmer, Michael Stuhlbarg

Director: Matt Shakman

Rating: R

Runtime: 93 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: "Cut Bank" is a well written entertaining flick about a group of small town yokels that become entangled in a g...
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DVD Reviews: 'Nightlight' / 'Infected' / 'The Poltergeist Of Borley Forest'

5/20/2015 10:00am EDT
DVD Reviews: 'Nightlight' / 'Infected' / 'The Poltergeist Of Bor
Ready to be a fly on the flashlight wall, plagued by an unknown entity and for a UK infused dose of the undead? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD horror flicks "Nightlight," "The Poltergeist of Borley Forest" and "Infected" out from both Lionsgate and RLJ/Image Home Entertainment. We review the horror below!

Title: "Nightlight"

Grade: 3

Cast: Shelby Young, Chloe Bridges, Mitch Hewer

Director: Scott Beck and Bryan Woods

Rating: R

Runtime: 84 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

Release Date: May 26

The Flick: Creat...
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DVD Review: Original TV Series 'The Fugitive: The Complete Series'

5/18/2015 12:15pm EDT
Fugitive
How long would you search to find a man who killed your wife? Some would take four seasons of hell as we will witness and review in the new to DVD set "The Fugitive: The Complete Series" - the old TV show starring David Janssen as Dr. Richard Kimble. We see if the running still holds up after all these years below!

Title: "The Fugitive: The Complete Series"

Grade: 4

Cast: David Janssen, Barry Morse, Bill Raisch

Director: Various

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 6168 minutes

Release Company: CBS/Paramount Home Entertainment

Website: www.paramount.com

The Series: Long before Harrison...
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