Dwayne Johnson

“Jumanji” welcomes you to the Jungle in March

February 12, 2018 // 0 Comments

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has just added Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle to its line-up, scheduling a 4K UHD, Blu-Ray Disc and DVD version of the action adventure for release in late March. When four high-school kids discover an old video game [...]


March 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

I’ve been filled with some trepidation when it comes to the current crop of Disney animated feature films. Over the past ten-or-so years, they have become entirely formulaic stories that seem to be hatched by an auto-pilot with only one thing in [...]


November 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

Brett Ratner is not the first director that would jump to mind to helm a fantasy movie, but at the same time, why not? He should no more be typecast for action comedies than an actor should. In fact, it was this unexpected match-up that got me intrigued [...]

“Hercules” is taking on your home theater in November

September 24, 2014 // 0 Comments

Paramount Home Entertainment has unveiled details about the upcoming release of the epic adventure Hercules, scheduling the film for a Blu-Ray and DVD version in November. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson delivers an unforgettable performance as the mighty [...]

Planet 51

March 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

Animation has seen a resurrection in recent years unlike any seen since the heydays of Walt Disney. Although computer animated these days and entirely different in style and tone, there is a wide offering of such animated movies coming to theaters all [...]


February 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

Based on the computer game classic by id Software, "Doom" is a big budget effects movie and action spectacle that is exactly the kind of food you need to present and sell a new platform like high definition video. Although we are already past [...]

Get Smart

November 6, 2008 // 0 Comments

When I first saw the trailers for "Get Smart" in theaters some time ago, I thought to myself, "This can't be good." The trailer however, did have some funny moments that were very Maxwell Smart-ish, somewhat tempering my [...]

Gridiron Gang

February 1, 2007 // 0 Comments

"Most sixteen or seventeen year old kids, they make a bad choice… they get grounded. Then there's kids that make a bad choice, somebody ends up shot dead in a parking lot. Those kids get sent here." Gridiron Gang, like the film Friday [...]