John Travolta

“The Forger” goes to work on Blu-Ray and DVD in June

April 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

Lionsgate Home Entertainment has just added The Forger to its line-up, bringing the heist movie starring John Travolta to Blu-Ray Disc and DVD in June. The world’s best art forger (John Travolta) makes a deal with a crime syndicate to get an early [...]

Hairspray: 2-Disc Shake & Shimmy Edition

November 19, 2007 // 0 Comments

As a fan of John Waters' 1988 satire "Hairspray, " I was a bit leery when I heard that the recent Broadway musical adaptation was to be made into a feature film. It was the same feeling one gets when any beloved film is remade, that the new [...]

Pulp Fiction

December 15, 2005 // 0 Comments

The lives of two mob hitmen, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and two small-time diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption. "Pulp Fiction" is all of this, and so much more. And now it's deliciously available on the [...]

The Punisher

September 7, 2004 // 0 Comments

"Those who do evil to others – the killers, the rapists, psychos, sadists, will come to know me well. Frank Castle is dead. Call me the Punisher." Those who are familiar with the hit Marvel Comics series will know Frank Castle very well [...]

Basic

July 15, 2003 // 0 Comments

When a military exercise ends with an instructor and a number of Rangers dead, DEA officer Hardy (John Travolta) is brought on to investigate the case and find out what happened in the jungle of Panama. The only two survivors of the exercise have very [...]

Domestic Disturbance

June 6, 2002 // 0 Comments

Every once in a while a film comes along that makes you wonder why anyone would ever greenlight such a project. Paramount’s John Travolta vehicle ’Domestic Disturbance’ is clearly such an example. Sadly so, I have to admit, because the trailer to [...]

Swordfish

February 22, 2002 // 0 Comments

Despite some saying that John Travolta’s comeback never quite reached it’s peak and that the recovering heartthrob was again slipping into the same obscurity that threatened to fully engulf him in the 1980’s, I say this guy’s just reaching his [...]

Blow Out

September 11, 2001 // 0 Comments

Current conspiracy theorists might get a kick out of watching MGM Home Entertainment’s new DVD of ’Blow Out, ’ Brian De Palma’s paranoia thriller. The 1981 film stars John Travolta as Jack Terri, a sound effects technician who accidentally records [...]

Carrie

August 29, 2001 // 0 Comments

Many words have been used to describe Brian De Palma over the years. Words such as talented, overrated, offensive, gifted, underrated, and so on, have told the tale of a career, which has seen its ups and downs. And while his contemporaries, George Lucas, [...]
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