Tag: Blu-ray Review

Television, TV on Blu-ray

Blu-ray Review: Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency Season One

Dirk Gently has a lot to unpack, but carries the wrong baggage....

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Blu-ray Review: “Escape From New York: Collector’s Edition”

From the mid-70s to the late 80s, John Carpenter was an industry unto himself, variously writing, directing, producing, scoring and/or...

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Blu-ray Review: “Interstellar”

While having problems getting out of its own way at times, Interstellar is still a satisfying, eye-popping tearjerker....

Film, Spinning Discs

Spinning Discs: Revisiting “1941”

With co-writer Bob Gale as my wingman....

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Blu-ray Review: “Non-Stop”

Shots on a plane....

Television, TV on Blu-ray

TV on Blu-ray: “The Venture Bros.: Season 5”

Animation's most hapless family returns....

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Blu-ray Review: Remembering JFK and “JFK”

A life, a legacy, and an afterlife of conspiracy....

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Blu-ray Review: “Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie”

Tony Redman reviews the new Blu-Ray release of Mystery Science Theater 3000's foray onto the big screen....

The Beatles - Help!

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Blu-ray Review: The Beatles, “Help!”

The Beatles second film has been released on Blu-ray...

Film, Film Reviews

Film Review: “Iron Man 3”

A Stark start to summer sci-fi spectacles....

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Blu-ray Review: “Peter Pan” and “Frankenweenie”

A boy who never grew up and a dog who won't stay dead....

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Blu-ray Review: “Cabaret”

The classic musical puts its best foot forward....

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Blu-ray Review: Criterions for Sale

Half off at Barnes & Noble. Get your Godzilla on. (For the kids, Brave.)...

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Blu-ray Review: The Beatles, “Magical Mystery Tour”

"We made it up as we went along," McCartney said. Sadly, it often shows....

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Blu-ray Review: “Snow White” In The Woods

Charlize Theron reacts to an onslaught of Chris Hemsworth Blu-rays....

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Blu-ray Review: “Jaws”

Bruce goes Blu as the Jersey Shore gang flees CGI chaos....

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Blu-ray Review: “Love Never Dies”

But the sequel to The Phantom of the Opera sure did. ...

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Blu-ray Review: “A Night to Remember”

Criterion refloats the 1958 Titanic classic. ...

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Blu-ray Review: Criterions for Sale

Get Something Wild, and much, much more, as Criterion's biannual Barnes & Noble sale ends today....

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Blu-ray Review: Double De Palma

Say hello to my little friends Blow Out and Scarface....

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Blu-ray Review: “The Big Lebowski”

The Coen brothers' cult smash has gone Blu. Just take it easy, man. ...

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Blu-ray Review: “Sucker Punch”

Bob Cashill checks out the tight-skirted babes in Zack Snyder's folly, and eventually critiques the extended edition on Blu-ray. ...

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Blu-ray Review: “The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy” (Extended Editions)

Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy (Extended Editions) (Warner Bros., 2011) Well, you knew it was coming. If you went ahead and...

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Blu-ray Review: “Superman” Revisited

"This is no fantasy..." A DVD megaset of all things "Superman" has made it to Blu-ray. ...

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Blu-ray Review: “Unknown”

Unknown (Warner Bros., 2011) Liam Neeson ass-kicked his way out of the art house and into action hero territory with Taken, and for a...

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Blu-ray Review: “Hall Pass”

Hall Pass (Warner Bros., 2011) Take a promising cast full of comedic talent, give them a perfectly humorous premise, and put the directors...

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Blu-ray Review: “American: The Bill Hicks Story”

American: The Bill Hicks Story (BBC, 2011) One of the sharpest, funniest comic voices of his generation, Bill Hicks never achieved the...

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Blu-ray Review: “The Outlaw Josey Wales”

The Outlaw Josey Wales (Warner Bros., 1976) Clint Eastwood and the Old West go together like Adam Sandler and dick jokes, so if you...

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Blu-ray Review: An Accent on Terror

The French classic Diabolique and the Korean thriller I Saw the Devil will tingle spines in any language....

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TV on Blu-ray: “Human Planet”

Human Planet (BBC/Warner Bros., 2011) Given that it’s the year 2011, we have teams of nature-loving filmmakers crawling the globe...