Blu-ray & DVD Reviews

Blu-ray Review: 'The Final Member'

June 17th, 2014 10:00am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'The Final Member'
Ready to check out a museum dedicated to...longfellows? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray doc titled "The Final Member" out now from Drafthouse Films. We examine and review the specimens below!

Title: "The Final Member"

Grade: 4

Cast: Sigurður "Siggi" Hjartarson, Páll Arason, Tom Mitchell

Director: Jonah Bekhor & Zach Math

Rating: R

Runtime: 82 minutes

Release Company: Drafthouse Films

Website: www.drafthousefilms.com

The Flick: This doc featuring the penis preservation Icelandic Phallological Museum may come off as controversial, but it’s actually a fasci...
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DVD Review: 'House In The Alley'

June 5th, 2014 10:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'House In The Alley'
Ready to find out what’s making that noise on the roof? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD horror flick "House in the Alley" out now from Shout! Factory’s genre division Scream Factory. We examine the creep factor below.

Title: "House in the Alley"

Grade: 3

Cast: Ngo Thanh Van, Tran Bad Son, Boch Hang

Director: Le-Van Kiet

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 94 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: There’s good and bad to this Vietnamese import. On the up side the lead up of the slow simmering flic...
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Blu-ray Review: 'In The Blood'

June 2nd, 2014 10:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'In The Blood'
Ready to see a female do a little investigating and ass kicking? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "In The Blood" out June 3 from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment. We get an eye full and a fist full below!

Title: "In The Blood"

Grade: 3

Cast: Gina Carano, Luis Guzman, Stephen Lang

Director: John Stockwell

Rating: R

Runtime: 108 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

Website: www.anchorbayent.com

The Flick: There’s good and bad in this sort of "Taken" with a role reversal featuring a particular feminine set of skills. On the good...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Lone Survivor'

May 30th, 2014 11:05am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Lone Survivor'
Four men down but not out in a war torn land – mission to escape and survive. We’re taking a look at the new to Blu-ray film "Lone Survivor" out now from Universal Home Entertainment. We examine the escape plan below.

Title: "Lone Survivor"

Grade: 4

Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsch

Director: Peter Berg

Rating: R

Runtime: 122 minutes

Release Company: Universal Home Entertainment

Website: www.UniversalHiDef.com

The Flick: I don’t think the marketing for "Lone Survivor" was quite on par as the film seemed to just looked to be a mindless war action film. What...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Kill Zombie!'

May 30th, 2014 10:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Kill Zombie!'
Ready to slaughter some undead in...Amsterdam? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Kill Zombie!" out now from Well Go USA Entertainment. We review the zombies and the ways they can die below!

Title: "Kill Zombie!"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Yahya Gaier, Ouled Radi, Gigi Ravelli

Director: Martijn Smits & Erwin Van Den Eshof

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 86 minutes

Release Company: Well Go USA Entertainment

Website: www.wellgousa.com

The Flick: While "Kill Zombie!" isn’t the most original in the undead genre (think "Shaun of the Dead" meets "Zombieland!") it’s sti...
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Blu-ray Review: 'True Detective'

May 29th, 2014 11:30am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'True Detective'
Ready to go on a 17-year hunt for a killer? The follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray 8-episode series "True Detective" out June 10th from HBO Home Entertainment. We review the case and its results below!

Title: "True Detective"

Grade: 4 1/2

Cast: Woody Harrelson, Matthew McConaughey, Michelle Monaghan

Director: Cary Joji Fukunaga

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 458 minutes

Release Company: HBO Home Entertainment

Website: www.hbo.com

The Show: HBO and the creators of "True Detective" are a clever bunch. The idea of creating a rich complex story, weaving it over o...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Non-Stop'

May 29th, 2014 11:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Non-Stop'
"Taken"...on a plane? (Nah – but it does have Liam Neeson kicking ass!) We’re checking out the new to Blu-ray action yard "Non-Stop" out June 10th from Universal Home Entertainment. We follow and review the action below!

Title: "Non-Stop"

Grade: 4

Cast: Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore, Scoot McNairy

Director: Jaume Collet-Serra

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 107 minutes

Release Company: Universal Home Entertainment

Website: www.UniversalHiDef.com

The Flick: What could have been a Liam Neeson helmed bad "Passenger 57" rip-off is instead a real nail biting suspense flick. Neeso...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Sleepaway Camp - Collector's Edition'

May 29th, 2014 10:30am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Sleepaway Camp - Collector's Edition'
Ready to head back to camp? The follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray classic horror film "Sleepaway Camp – Collector’s Edition" out now from Scream Factory, Shout! Factory’s genre division. We examine the sum of the ‘parts’ below!

Title: "Sleepaway Camp – Collector’s Edition"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Felissa Rose, Christopher Collet, Mike Kellin

Director: Robert Hiltzik

Rating: Unrated

Runtime: 84 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: As a kid and even now "Sleepaway Camp" fully disturbs me out. It c...
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Blu-ray Review: 'The Right Kind Of Wrong'

May 29th, 2014 10:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'The Right Kind Of Wrong'
What if you met the right girl...on her wedding day? Thus is the premise of the romantic comedy "The Right Kind Of Wrong" out now from Magnolia Home Entertainment. We examine the pros and cons of such a scenario below!

Title: "The Right Kind Of Wrong"

Grade: 4

Cast: Ryan Kwanten, Sara Canning, Catherine O’Hara

Director: Jeremiah Chechik

Rating: R

Runtime: 97 minutes

Release Company: Magnolia Home Entertainment

Website: www.magpictures.com/therightkindofwrong

The Flick: Having seen this film theatrically I can attest to the fact that it only gets more sweet and fun...
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DVD Review: 'Mischief Night'

May 23rd, 2014 11:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'Mischief Night'
Ready for some pre-Halloween slasher fun? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD horror outing "Mischief Night" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the locks on the doors and windows below!

Title: "Mischief Night"

Grade: 4

Cast: Brooke Anne Smith, Marc Valera, Malcolm McDowell

Director: Travis Baker

Rating: R

Runtime: 88 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: What could have been yet another tepid "Scream" girl at home alone wannabe flick turns out to be a real creepy psychological ride. ...
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