New TV Shows On Blu-ray & DVD

Check Out 'Kindred: The Embraced' The Complete Series On DVD Oct. 22

October 19th, 2013 6:47am EDT
Kindred The Embraced
Enter the dangerous and sexy world of the undead when vampires clash with mortals - and each other - in modern-day San Francisco.

Five clans of urban vampires are known as the "Kindred," and in their terrifying embrace, one becomes forever young. Forever beautiful. Forever doomed.

From the savagery in the premiere episode to the chilling climatic finale, the "Kindred" draws you into a mysterious realm of corruption, turf wars, forbidden liaisons, and inhuman hunger - in a spellbinding saga of erotic danger and otherworldly suspense!

C. Thomas Howell, Mark Frankel, Jeff Kober and Kelly Ru...
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DVD Review: 'Counting Cars - Season 2, Vol.1

October 15th, 2013 10:30am EDT
Counting Cars
Ready to go car hunting for a second season?  The follow us as we enter the world of Danny "The Count" Koker for "Counting Cars – Season 2, Vol. 1" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment.  We review the rad restorations below.

 

   

   Title: "Counting Cars – Season 2, Vol. 1"

   Grade: 4

   Cast: Danny “The Count” Koker, Kevin Mack, Horny Mike

   Director: Various

   Rating: Not Rated

   Runtime: 286 minutes

   Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

   Website: www.lionsgatedvd.com

 

The Show: Of all the reality based Vegas History channel shows what continu...
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Check Out 'Defiance: Season One' On DVD & Blu-ray Oct. 15

October 12th, 2013 6:05am EDT
Defiance
"Defiance" is the innovative serial drama from the minds behind " Battlestar Galactica" and "Farscape." Drifting through a terramorphed American landscape, the mysterious Nolan (Grant Bowler) settles in a border town where aliens and humans fight against the fragility of peace.

It’s 2046 and over 30 years have passed since aliens arrived, changing life on Earth forever. In the frontier town of Defiance, a drifter-turned-lawkeeper, Nolan and Mayor Rosewater (Julie Benz) attempt to lead the human and alien residents through the prejudices and politics that threaten the fragile peace they’ve...
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Check Out Oliver Stone's 'The Untold History Of The United States' On Blu-ray Oct. 15

October 11th, 2013 11:52am EDT
The Untold History of the United States
On October 15, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will debut on Blu-ray "The Untold History of the United States," a 10-part Showtime Original Series from three-time Academy Award-winning writer and director Oliver Stone.

The in-depth, surprising, and totally riveting series, co-written by Stone with Peter Kuznick and Matt Graham, was directed and narrated by Stone.

This is the first time the complete series will be available on Blu-ray in the U.S. "The Untold History of the United States" will also be available for digital download.

As Americans do we really know and understand our shared ...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Hannibal - Season One'

September 25th, 2013 12:10pm EDT
Hannibal
Can the vicious Dr. Lector be tasty on TV?  Let’s find out as we check out "Hannibal - Season One" out now on Blu-ray from Lionsgate Home Entertainment.  We review the dinner meats below!

 

   

   Title: "Hannibal - Season One"

   Grade: 3

   Cast: Mads Mikkelsen, Hugh Dancy, Laurence Fishburne

   Director: Various

   Rating: Not Rated

   Runtime: 561 minutes

   Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

   Website: www.lionsgatebluray.com

 

The Flick: Good and bad on this pre-"Manhunter" serial.  The bad has more to do with dragging out a story that could be told i...
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Check Out 'Nashville: The Complete First Season,' Now On DVD

September 18th, 2013 6:21am EDT
Nashville
Behind the music of Nashville lies a web of betrayal, heartbreak, and rivalry second to none. Experience the tantalizing first season of ABC's Nashville and surrender to a seductive mix of music, intrigue, and passion that's "Pure Gold."

Rayna James (Connie Britton), is the Queen of Country, but there's a new "royal" on the rise. Meet Juliette Barnes (Hayden Panettiere), a hot, young diva poised to knock Rayna off her throne - both on the charts and in the heart of Rayna's lead guitarist and former lover, Deacon Claybourne (Charles Esten).

Meanwhile, another sultry love triangle heats up ...
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Check Out Jillian Michaels' Hot New Workout DVD 'Yoga Inferno'

August 31st, 2013 6:45am EDT
Jillian Michaels Yoga Inferno
Jillian Michaels' latest workout DVD is so hot, she and her fitness buddies had to wear sunglasses during filming. Okay, it may have had something to do with the extremely bright desert sun, but the workouts are definitely heat (and sweat) inducing.

If you liked Michaels' "Yoga Meltdown," you'll love her latest workout DVD. "Yoga Inferno" is an all-new, vigorous and focused yoga practice that will have you burning calories and "scorching fat," just as the DVD claims. You'll definitely burn a lot of calories, particularly if you perform the advanced versions of her exercises.

The workouts ...
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Blu-ray Review: 'The Walking Dead - The Complete Third Season'

August 30th, 2013 11:10am EDT
Walking Dead
Is three times a charm for undead folks?  We’re gonna find out as we check in with "The Walking Dead – The Complete Third Season" out now from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment.  We review all those alive and dead below.

 

   

   Title: "The Walking Dead – The Complete Third Season"

   Grade: 3

   Cast: Andrew Lincoln, David Morrissey, Danai Gurira

   Director: Various

   Rating: Unrated

   Runtime: 688 minutes

   Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

   Website: www.anchorbayent.com

 

The Flick: Okay, I admit it.  I said I was gonna quit this show after Frank Dar...
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DVD Review: 'Best of Storage Wars' / 'Pawn Stars' / 'American Pickers'

August 27th, 2013 10:00am EDT
Storage Wars
Title: "Best of Storage Wars" / "Pawn Stars" / "American Pickers"

Director: Various

Rating: Not Rated

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgatedvd.com

 

"The Best of Storage Wars"

Grade: 3 1/2

Review: I’m a big sucker for "Storage Wars" as the cast of characters is way too savory to ignore.  Love married couple Jarred and Brandi sparring, Darrell and his son Brandon fighting, former cast member Dave Hester keeping things real (guess to real for A&E!) and especially the charismatic Barry Weiss as the wild card. (Recently read that he exited after Seas...
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'The Great Gatsby,' 'Elementary' Season 1 & More Available On DVD, Blu-ray, Or VOD Aug. 27

August 25th, 2013 5:37am EDT
The Great Gatsby
Elegant costumes, colorful and flashy scenary, and contemporary music are infused in "The Great Gatsby," based on the iconic book by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

The film centers on would-be writer Nick Carraway (Tobey Maguire), who leaves his midwestern roots behind and travels to New York City in the spring of 1922, an era of loosening morals, glittering jazz, bootleg kings and sky-rocketing stocks.

Chasing his own American Dream, Nick lands next door to a mysterious, party-giving millionaire, Jay Gatsby (Leonardo DiCaprio) and across the bay from his cousin Daisy Buchanan (Carey Mulligan) and ...
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