Blu-ray & DVD Reviews

DVD Review: 'Zodiac: Signs Of The Apocalypse'

January 7th, 2015 10:00am EST
DVD Review: 'Zodiac: Signs Of The Apocalypse'
Ready to take on the end of the world? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Zodiac: Signs of the Apocalypse" out January 13 from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment. We review the signs and their doomsday meanings below!

Title: "Zodiac: Signs of the Apocalypse"

Grade: 3

Cast: Joel Gretsch, Aaron Douglas, Christopher Lloyd

Director: W.D. Hogan

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 90 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

Website: www.anchorbayent.com

The Flick: For a cheese fest Syfy flick this one is entertaining enough to warrant a watch. Father and son go o...
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DVD Review: 'The Houses October Built'

January 6th, 2015 12:10pm EST
DVD Review: 'The Houses October Built'
Ready to enter a fun and scary haunted house…and have the inhabitants follow you home? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "The Houses October Built" out now from RLJ Entertainment. We review the houses in question for scares, shivers and sinister folks below!

Title: "The Houses October Built"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Brandy Schaeffer, Zack Andrews, Bobby Roe

Director: Bobby Roe

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 91 minutes

Release Company: RLJ Home Entertainment

Website: www.RLJEntertainment.com

The Flick: For yet another found footage style flick, "The Houses October Bu...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Tusk'

January 6th, 2015 11:10am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Tusk'
How about a little man walrus love film fans? Follow us down the watery plank as we check out the latest from Kevin Smith entitled "Tusk" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Both man and walrus get their due diligence below!

Title: "Tusk"

Grade: 3

Cast: Michael Parks, Justin Long, Genesis Rodriguez

Director: Kevin Smith

Rating: R

Runtime: 104 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: I’ve already made my thoughts known on this one theatrically but for those who missed it here’s the skinny. Good – the scenes betwe...
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DVD Review: 'The Brittany Murphy Story'

January 6th, 2015 10:10am EST
DVD Review: 'The Brittany Murphy Story'
Ready to get the skinny on the late Brittany Murphy? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "The Brittany Murphy Story" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the facts from the fiction below!

Title: "The Brittany Murphy Story"

Grade: 1

Cast: Amanda Fuller, Sherilyn Fenn, Eric Peterson

Director: Joe Menendez

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 90 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: Not knowing a ton about the personal side of famed "Sin City" actress Brittany Murphy, this light and lame take on he...
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Best Of 2014 - Top Five Blu-rays

December 29th, 2014 11:20am EST
Best of 2014 Blu-ray
Jason Coleman's Top Five Blu-ray's of 2014

This year there were some very notable and particularly tasty collectable home releases that got the geek in me excited. Scream Factory kept up the steady stream of flicks from yesteryear (see Sam Raimi’s "Darkman" and George P. Cosmatos’ "Leviathan!"), Mill Creek got in on the act too (everything from "Flatliners" to TV’s "Good Times!") and there were plenty of errant special editions to keep the cinematically interested busy. But below are my cream of the crop top five personal favorite Blu-ray releases from this year that I’m proud to say now...
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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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