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Documentary Review: “Amanda Knox” (2016)

“Amanda Knox” (2016) Documentary Running Time: 92 minutes Director: Rod Blackhurst, Brian McGinn Freelance Journalist, The Daily Mail: “But hey, what are we suppose to do? We are journalists and we are reporting what we are being told. It’s not as if I can say “Hold on a minute, I just want to double check that myself in some other […]

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Blu-ray Review: “Hunt for the Wilderpeople” (2016)

“Hunt for the Wilderpeople” (2016) Drama/Comedy/New Zealand Running Time: 101 minutes Director: Taika Waititi Featuring: Sam Neil, Julian Dennison, Rima Te Wiata, Rachel House, Tioreore Ngatai-Melbourne and Oscar Kightley Ricky Baker: I’ll never stop running! Paula: Yeah, and I’ll never stop chasing you – I’m relentless, I’m like the Terminator. Ricky Baker: I’m more like the Terminator than you! Paula: […]

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Blu-ray Review:“Buck Rogers in the 25th Century” (1979-1981)

“Buck Rogers in the 25th Century” (1979-1981) Sci-Fi, TV Show 37 Episodes Created by: Glen A. Larson, Leslie Stevens Featuring: Gil Gerard, Erin Gray, Felix Silla, Mel Blanc Narrator: “For 500 years, Captain William “Buck” Rogers has been miraculously preserved, frozen by temperatures beyond imagination. Now, in Earth year 2491, he is rudely awakened by the sinister forces of the […]

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Film Review: “Louis Theroux’s My Scientology Movie” (2016)

“Louis Theroux’s My Scientology Movie” (2016) Documentary Running Time: 109 minutes Presented by: Louis Theroux Featuring: Louis Theroux, Tom Cruise, Rob Alter, Paz de la Huerta, Tom De Vocht Jefferson Hawkins, Marc Headley, Steven Mango, Marty Rathbun “When you don’t have access to a subject and all you have is ex-members and critics, there is this gravitational pull toward telling […]

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Film Review: “Deepwater Horizon” (2016)

“Deepwater Horizon” (2016) Drama/Action/True Story Running Time: 107 minutes Director: Peter Berg Featuring: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Kate Hudson, John Malkovich, Ethan Suplee, Gina Rodriguez, Dylan O’Brien Donald Vidrine: “We a big company, millions of moving parts. We all work very hard to ensure those moving parts are functioning as a means to a very profitable win for all of […]

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Bluray Review: “Narcos – Season One”

“Narcos – Season One” (2015-) Drama, Television Series, Action, Thriller Episodes: 10 Created by: Carlo Bernard, Doug Miro, Chris Brancato Featuring: Wagner Moura, Boyd Holbrook, Pedro Pascal, Paulina Gaitan, Juan Murcia Pablo Escobar: “Geniuses are always branded as crazy.” Yet another excellent Netflix show makes it ways onto Blu-ray and DVD this month and like many of their offerings they […]

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DVD Review: “Labyrinth of Lies” (2014)

“Labyrinth of Lies” (2014) Drama, German (subtitled) Running Time: 124 minutes Director: Giulio Ricciarelli Featuring: Alexander Fehling, Johannes Krisch, Robert Hunger-Bühler, Gert Voss, Friederike Becht Johann Radmann: “…the only response to Auschwitz is to do the right thing yourself.” I have to admit first off that I had no idea about the story behind this film and watching it for […]

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Film Review: “Sully”(2016)

“Sully” (2016) Drama, Based on Real Events Running Time: 119 minutes Director: Clint Eastwood Featuring: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney Chelsey “Sully” Sullenberger: “Everything is unprecedented until it happens for the first time.” On the surface this film may seem like an odd choice for a film – I mean how can you build a prestige project around one […]

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Film Review: “Blair Witch” (2016)

“Blair Witch” (2016) Horror/Found Footage Running Time: 99 minutes Director: Adam Wingard Featuring: James Allen McCune, Callie Hernandez, Corbin Reid, Brandon Scott, Wes Robinson, Valorie Curry “There’s something evil hiding in the woods.” Were we really waiting for another Blair Witch sequel? On the evidence presented it turns out we were – and it lives up to the hype of […]

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Film Review: “Nerve” (2016)

“Nerve” (2016) Running Time: 96 minutes Director: Henry Joost & Ariel Schulman Featuring: Emma Roberts, Dave Franco, Emily Meade, Juliette Lewis “Are you a watcher? Or are you a player?” This week see the release of the thriller “Nerve” featuring Emma Roberts and Dave Franco headlining a movie aimed at audience that has been spoilt for horrors this year, particularly […]

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Bluray Review: “Black Sails – Season 3”

“Black Sails – Season Three” (2016) Running Time: 10 Hours Approx. Created by: Robert Levine & Jonathan E. Steinberg Featuring: Toby Stephens, Jessica Parker Kennedy, Hannah New, and Tom Hopper “Take what’s yours!” The story so far… Black Sails is set approximately twenty years after the classic Treasure Island story and during the age of Piracy. Captain Flint brings on […]

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DVD Review: “Scare Campaign” (2016)

“Scare Campaign” (2016) Horror/Running Time: 76 minutes Director: Cameron Cairnes & Colin Cairnes Featuring: Meegan Warner, Ian Meadows, Olivia DeJonge Over the past few years there have been quite a few low budget films coming out of Australia and while the quality does range quite a bit, the films themselves are original and watchable from the always watchable Wolf Creek […]

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Bluray Review: Stanley Kubrick: The Blu-ray Collection

Stanley Kubrick: The Blu-ray Collection Over the past few months we have seen the release of three seminal Stanley Kubrick films, and now these have been put together as one three disc set – these are films Kubrick made outside his Warner Brothers work – they are all excellent and see the filmmaker working in three very different modes. “Fear […]

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DVD Review: “Where to Invade Next” (2015)

“Where to Invade Next” (2015) Directed and Featuring: Michael Moore Michael Moore: “I am an American. I live in a great country, that was born in genocide and built on the backs of slaves.” Michael Moore has become his own brand over the past twenty five years, helping usher in the ego driven documentary. He has had huge success with […]

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Bluray Review: “Donnie Darko” (2001)

“Donnie Darko” (2001) Directed by: Richard Kelly Featuring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jena Malone, Patrick Swayze, Drew Barrymore, Noah Wylie, Mary McDonnell Donnie: “Why are you wearing that stupid bunny suit?” Frank: “Why are you wearing that stupid man suit?” This week sees the release of the 15th anniversary bluray of “Donnie Darko”, a film that has, like so many others has […]