Blu-ray & DVD Reviews

Blu-ray Review: 'Disneynature: Bears'

September 5th, 2014 10:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Disneynature: Bears'
Ready to get down and dirty with some furry friends? The follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray program "Disneynature: Bears" out now from Disney Home Entertainment. We review the bear necessities below!

Title: "Disneynature: Bears"

Grade: 3

Cast: Narrated by John C. Reilly

Director: Alastair Fothergill and Keith Scholey

Rating: G

Runtime: 78 minutes

Release Company: Disney Home Entertainment

Website: www.Disneynature.com

The Flick: Like previous Disneynature outings "Earth" and "Chimpanzee," the visuals of "Bears" are truly bold and breathtaking. Following a mother be...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Night Moves'

September 4th, 2014 11:00am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Night Moves'
When a plan goes wrong can all the players involved trust each other? We’re gonna find out as we examine the new to Blu-ray thriller "Night Moves" out now from Cinedigm Home Entertainment. We review everyone’s moves and motives below.

Title: "Night Moves"

Grade: 4

Cast: Jesse Eisenberg, Dakota Fanning, Peter Sarsgaard

Director: Kelly Reichardt

Rating: R

Runtime: 112 minutes

Release Company: Cinedigm Home Entertainment

Website: www.cinedigmentertainment.com

The Flick: Actor Jesse Eisenberg’s work seemingly always feels the same. (Think a more cohesive Michael Cera!) So ...
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Blu-ray Review: 'The Quiet Ones'

September 4th, 2014 10:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'The Quiet Ones'
Personal problem or demon possession? We’re gonna find out as we check into the new to Blu-ray flick "The Quiet Ones" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the facts and the fiction below!

Title: "The Quiet Ones"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Jared Harris, Sam Claflin, Olivia Cooke

Director: Josh Pogue

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 98 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: "The Quiet Ones" has an engaging old school ghost story vibe that recalls creepier fare like "The Exorcist," but just doesn’t quite reach the same lev...
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Interview: Legendary Richard Lewis Shares His 'Bundle Of Nerves' With Us

September 2nd, 2014 1:15pm EDT
Interview: Legendary Richard Lewis Shares His 'Bundle Of Nerves'
In the comedy world nothing says genius like an honest funnyman who stands the test of time. Meaning anyone can tell a joke, but really connecting with an audience, baring your soul and getting personal all in the name of making people laugh is something only the greats can keep going for an entire career. And no one is more iconic, more admired and more revered for comedy candor then the legendary Prince of Pain himself Richard Lewis. Having a career that has spanned some forty-five years, Lewis has successfully brought his distinctive angst ridden humor to everything from legendary sta...
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DVD Review: 'Found'

September 2nd, 2014 11:10am EDT
DVD Review: 'Found'
What if you knew a serial killer – and he was your brother? Thus is the premise of the new to DVD horror outing "Found" out Sept. 23 from XLRATOR Media. We see the effects of murder on kin and review it all below!

Title: "Found"

Grade: 1

Cast: Gavin Brown, Ethan Philbeck, Phyllis Munro

Director: Scott Schirmer

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 103 minutes

Release Company: XLRATOR Media

Website: xlratormedia.com

The Flick: Again, a flick with a creepy and captivating premise – a young kid obsessed with horror films finds the carnage close to home when he discovers his older brother...
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Blu-ray Review: 'The Double' (2014)

September 2nd, 2014 10:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'The Double' (2014)
Ready to get some odd Jesse Eisenberg...times two? The follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray thriller "The Double" out now from Magnolia Home Entertainment. We review both Jesse’s and their flick below!

Title: "The Double"

Grade: 2

Cast: Jesse Eisenberg, Mia Wasikowska, Wallace Shawn

Director: Richard Ayoade

Rating: R

Runtime: 93 minutes

Release Company: Magnolia Home Entertainment

Website: www.magpictures.com/thedouble

The Flick: The premise of Richard Ayoade’s (yes, Moss in "The IT Crowd!") flick based off the novella by Fyodor Dostoyevsky is a fascinating one for ...
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10 Saddest Deaths In Kids' Movies

September 1st, 2014 9:46pm EDT
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Most movies aimed at children over the years teach important life lessons that the kids can use to make the right decision when they grow older. The movies often end with the protagonist learning some tired and true fact about how you should always follow your heart or be honest and kind.

In a lot of those same movies though, it's often the journey of how the character arrived at that life lesson that is just as remembered, especially if the events along the way were traumatic. Disney and other companies have not been afraid to put some very adult-like developments into their children's fi...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Draft Day'

August 29th, 2014 11:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Draft Day'
Politics, backstabbing and plenty of scheming – and football season hasn’t even started yet! We’re checking out the new to Blu-ray flick "Draft Day" out Sept. 2 from Summit Home Entertainment. We review the picks and plays below!

Title: "Draft Day"

Grade: 4

Cast: Kevin Costner, Jennifer Garner, Denis Leary

Director: Ivan Reitman

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 110 minutes

Release Company: Summit Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: Coming from a person who knows nothing about football and isn’t even a fan, I was fully engaged in "Draft Day." Meaning throug...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Nymphomanic Volume I And II'

August 29th, 2014 10:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Nymphomanic Volume I And II'
Ready to get sexy via Lars Von Trier? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Nymphomanic Volume I And II" out now from Magnolia Home Entertainment. We review the various deviant stories below!

Title: "Nymphomanic Volume I And II"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Stellan Skarsgard, Shia LaBeouf

Director: Lars Von Trier

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 241 minutes

Release Company: Magnolia Home Entertainment

Website: www.magpictures.com/nymphomanic

The Flick: I’ve noticed that with filmmaker Lars Von Trier there’s a firm amount of highs and lows. Meaning hi...
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DVD Review: 'Sanctuary Quite A Conundrum'

August 28th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
DVD Review: 'Sanctuary Quite A Conundrum'
Ever have one of those wild nights that end with blood and gore and a whole lot more? Then follow us as we check out such an event in the new to DVD flick "Sanctuary Quite A Conundrum" out now from Midnight Releasing. We review the party favors below!

Title: "Sanctuary Quite A Conundrum"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Sasha Ramos, Emily Rogers, Joe Coffey

Director: Thomas L. Philips

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 82 minutes

Release Company: Midnight Releasing

Website: www.midnightreleasing.com

The Flick: A sort of low budgeted but better "Very Bad Things," "Sanctuary Quite A Conundrum" fe...
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