Reviews

Poldark: The Complete Third Season

October 31, 2017 // 0 Comments

At long last, the wait is over and fans of the wonderful television adaptation of Winston Graham’s Poldark books finally get the chance to experience the third season in its entirety in glorious high definition. PBS Home Entertainment has just released [...]

The Stendahl Syndrome

October 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

By the 1980s, Dario Argento, heir-apparent to Mario Bava, was considered the new Maestro of international horror. The 90s were less kind to him, but in 1996 he found his way back to his form with the release of The Stendhal Syndrome.. It was a movie that [...]

The Old Dark House

October 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

Certain classic movies have a reputation that is larger than the actual film. If a film has been rarely seen and has, perhaps, been considered lost for long times, its reputation can easily take on enormous proportions. Case in point, James Whale’s 1932 [...]

Cult of Chucky

October 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Some toys are made to last forever and like the Energizer bunny, the murderous doll, Chucky, just keeps going and going. Cult of Chucky is the seventh movie in the franchise, bringing creator/writer Don Mancini back to the director’s chair for the third [...]

The Collection

October 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

With its latest Masterpiece series, PBS Entertainment and Amazon Studios are putting forth another stylish period drama that captures viewers with atmosphere and sheer beauty. After having been available for streaming on Amazon for a short while, The [...]

Endeavour: The Complete Fourth Season

September 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

British murder mysteries are clearly some of my favorite genres and whenever a new season of my favorite shows arrives, I am eager to take a closer look. The latest PBS Masterpiece Mystery release, Endeavour: The Complete Fourth Season was, therefore, [...]

A Fish Called Wanda

September 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

The late 80s produced some great and memorable comedies, and, without a doubt, A Fish Called Wanda is one of the most recognizable and beloved achievements of the genre at the time. Released multiple times on DVD and Blu-Ray Disc before, Arrow Video is [...]

The Mummy

September 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

Among the Universal Monsters, the Mummy somehow seems like the least likely candidate you’d think of in terms of popularity. And yet, it is the creature the studio turns to every time the time comes for them to dip their fingers into their legendary [...]

The Man With Two Brains

September 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

As part of their Archive Collection, Warner Brothers Home Entertainment has just released Carl Reiner’s 1983 cult comedy The Man With Two Brains. It marks the movie’s first release in high definition and I was eager to dive right in. The Man With Two [...]

The Circle

July 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

When The Circle hit theaters earlier this year, the movie never truly grabbed my attention. Why? I am not sure. On the one hand, a movie featuring Tom Hanks and Emma Watson in the lead should have gotten me all excited, but at the same time, the trailers [...]
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