The New Official Trailer For ‘Insidious: Chapter 3’ Creeps Its Way Online

Insidious.Chapter.3-Trailer.Image02For those who have been dying for more footage from the upcoming ‘Insidious: Chapter 3’ (currently set to arrive in theaters on June 5) you’re in luck as the new Official Trailer for the upcoming sequel/prequel has arrived. Hit the jump to check out the new trailer and the latest poster for the film. Continue reading “The New Official Trailer For ‘Insidious: Chapter 3’ Creeps Its Way Online”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Breakfast Club: 30th Anniversary Edition’: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From Universal

The.Breakfast.Club-30th.Anniversary-Blu-Ray-CoverThe Breakfast Club (30th Anniversary Edition) [Blu-Ray]

Director: John Hughes

Cast: Emilio Estevez, Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald

Release Date: Now Available on 30th Anniversary Blu-Ray & DVD

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Disc Rating: 9/10

 

Synopsis:

The Breakfast Club 30th Anniversary Edition commemorates the debut of Hughes’ most beloved creation with an all-new, digitally remastered and fully restored version of the film Entertainment Weekly calls “the best high school movie of all time.” At the beginning of a Saturday detention session, five teens are simply the Jock (Emilio Estevez), the Princess (Molly Ringwald), the Brain (Anthony Michael Hall), the Criminal (Judd Nelson) and the Basket Case (Ally Sheedy), but by afternoon they become closer than any of them could have imagined. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Breakfast Club: 30th Anniversary Edition’: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Wolfcop’ Is A Goofy & Gory Great Time Straight From The 80’s: Now Available On Blu-Ray* & DVD from RLJ & Image Entertainment

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Director: Lowell Dean

Cast: Leo Fafard, Amy Matysio, Sarah Lind

Release Date: Now Available on Blu-Ray* (*A Best Buy Exclusive) & DVD (Everywhere)

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 9/10
Disc Rating: 9/10

 

Plot Summary:

As a series of strange and violent events start happening, an alcoholic policeman realizes that he has been turned into a werewolf as part of a larger plan, so he investigates with the help of his partner and his friend. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Wolfcop’ Is A Goofy & Gory Great Time Straight From The 80’s: Now Available On Blu-Ray* & DVD from RLJ & Image Entertainment”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Late Phases’ Is Fantastic, One Of The Best Werewolf Films In Ages: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From MPI & Dark Sky Films

Late.Phases-Blu-Ray-CoverLate Phases: Night of the Lone Wolf [Blu-Ray]

Director: Adrián García Bogliano

Cast: Nick Damici, Ethan Embry, Lance Guest

Release Date: Now Available on Blu-Ray & DVD

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 9/10
Disc Rating: 8.5/10

 

Synopsis:

Blind war veteran Ambrose McKinley (Nick Damici, Stake Land, We Are What We Are) has recently moved to Crescent Bay, a seemingly peaceful community on the outskirts of a dense forest. On his first night in his new home, McKinley hears his elderly neighbor attacked by something he’s convinced isn’t human.

 When the creature then kills his seeing eye dog, McKinley’s thirst for justice turns into a one-man vendetta against the monster that’s terrorizing his neighborhood. And when he’s stonewalled by both the police and his fellow residents, he decides to gear up and prepare to fight the beast one-on-one. Now it’s man vs. myth as the take-no-prisoners McKinley readies himself for what could be his final battle. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Late Phases’ Is Fantastic, One Of The Best Werewolf Films In Ages: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From MPI & Dark Sky Films”

[Blu-Ray Review] Scream Factory Recent Releases: ‘Phantom Of The Opera’ – ‘New Year’s Evil’ & ‘Exterminators Of The Year 3000’: All 3 Now On Blu-Ray

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Apologies to all of our dedicated readers out there for not getting a couple of these reviews up sooner, but unfortunately sometimes things get excessively busy. Nonetheless, as you are all surely aware, we here at Screen-Connections are huge fans and supporters of the fantastic Scream Factory and all of the amazing work they have been doing in getting these rare and great films out on Blu-Ray over recent years (not to mention all they do with their Shout Factory label as well), so we definitely wanted to make sure and let you know about three more great releases they recently put out. Hit the jump to check out our reviews of Scream Factory’s recent Blu-Ray releases of ‘Phantom of the Opera’ ‘New Year’s Evil’ & ‘Exterminators of the Year 3000’. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] Scream Factory Recent Releases: ‘Phantom Of The Opera’ – ‘New Year’s Evil’ & ‘Exterminators Of The Year 3000’: All 3 Now On Blu-Ray”

‘Paddington’ Finds His Way Home On Blu-Ray, DVD & On Demand April 28, 2015 From TWC & Anchor Bay

Paddington-DVD-Cover-SideThe Weinstein Company via Anchor Bay Entertainment has officially announced the home entertainment releases of ‘Paddington’; the film is set to arrive home on Blu-Ray, DVD and On Demand on April 28th with an early Digital Window beginning on April 17th. Hit the jump to read the full announcement with disc specs and more. Continue reading “‘Paddington’ Finds His Way Home On Blu-Ray, DVD & On Demand April 28, 2015 From TWC & Anchor Bay”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Flintstones & WWE: Stone Age Smackdown!’: Own it on Blu-Ray Combo, DVD & Digital HD March 10th From WWE & Warner Bros.

The.Flintstones.and.WWE.Stone.Age.Smackdown-Blu-Ray-CoverThe Flintstones & WWE: Stone Age Smackdown! [Blu-Ray]

Director(s): Spike Brandt, Tony Cervone

Cast: John Cena, Grey Griffin, Kevin Michael Richardson

Release Date: Own it on Blu-Ray Combo, DVD & Digital HD March 10th

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 7/10
Disc Rating: 8.5/10

 

Synopsis:

When Fred loses his family’s vacation money, he hatches one of his hair brained plans to get it back. It’s a sports entertainment spectacle that involves throwing his best bud, Barney into the wrestling ring with the likes of John Cenastone (John Cena), Rey Mysteriopal (Rey Mysterio) and even The Undertaker, with Fred himself as event promoter! The crowds roar, the “clams” are pouring in from ticket sales and even Mr. McMagma (Vince McMahon) is taking notice of all the hoopla. Including all-star appearances from The Boulder Twins (Brie and Nikki Bella) Marble Henry (Mark Henry) and Daniel Bry-Rock (Daniel Bryan), it’s time to get the whole family together for hard-hitting, side-splitting laughs from the most epic event in all of prehistory! Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Flintstones & WWE: Stone Age Smackdown!’: Own it on Blu-Ray Combo, DVD & Digital HD March 10th From WWE & Warner Bros.”

Ryan Reynolds Stars In Dark Comedy ‘The Voices’ Arriving on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD April 7 From Lionsgate

The.Voices-Blu-Ray-CoverLionsgate Home Entertainment has officially announced the Blu-Ray, DVD and Digital HD releases of the incredibly dark comedy ‘The Voices’ which was truly fantastic and easily one of the best films of 2015 so far. The Blu-Ray and DVD releases are set to arrive home on April 7th. Hit the jump to check out the full announcement including disc specs, special features listings, DVD & BD artwork and more. Continue reading “Ryan Reynolds Stars In Dark Comedy ‘The Voices’ Arriving on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD April 7 From Lionsgate”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Watership Down’ Looks & Sounds Better Than Ever With The Criterion Treatment: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From The Criterion Collection

Watership.Down-Criterion-Blu-Ray-CoverWatership Down (The Criterion Collection) [Blu-Ray]

Director: Martin Rosen

Cast: John Hurt, Richard Briers, Ralph Richardson (VOICES)

Release Date: Now Available on Criterion Collection Blu-Ray & DVD

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 9.5/10
Disc Rating: 9.5/10

 

Plot Summary:

A group of rabbits flee their doomed warren and face many dangers to find and protect their new home. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Watership Down’ Looks & Sounds Better Than Ever With The Criterion Treatment: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From The Criterion Collection”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Birdman’ Couldn’t Possibly Be More Awesome: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From 20th Century Fox

Birdman-Blu-Ray-CoverBirdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) [Blu-Ray]

Director: Alejandro G. Iñárritu

Cast: Michael Keaton, Emma Stone, Edward Norton

Release Date: Now Available on Blu-ray & DVD

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 10/10
Disc Rating: 8.5/10

 

Plot Summary:

A washed-up actor, who once played an iconic superhero, battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career and himself in the days leading up to the opening of his Broadway play. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Birdman’ Couldn’t Possibly Be More Awesome: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From 20th Century Fox”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘St. Vincent’ Is Wonderful; Bill Murray Is Marvelous: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From TWC & Anchor Bay

St.Vincent-Blu-Ray-CoverSt. Vincent [Blu-Ray]

Director: Theodore Melfi

Cast: Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy, Naomi Watts

Release Date: Now Available on Blu-Ray & DVD

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 9/10
Disc Rating: 8/10

 

Synopsis:

Maggie (Melissa McCarthy), a single mother, moves into a new home in Brooklyn with her 12-year old son, Oliver (Jaeden Lieberher). Forced to work long hours, she has no choice but to leave Oliver in the care of their new neighbor, Vincent (Bill Murray), a retired curmudgeon with a desire for alcohol and gambling. An odd friendship soon blossoms between the improbable pair. Together with a pregnant stripper, named Daka (Naomi Watts), Vincent brings Oliver along on all the stops that make up his daily routine – the race track, a strip club, and the local dive bar. Vincent helps Oliver grow to become a man, while Oliver begins to see in Vincent something that no one else is able to: a misunderstood man with a good heart. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘St. Vincent’ Is Wonderful; Bill Murray Is Marvelous: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From TWC & Anchor Bay”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Horrible Bosses 2’ Is Hilarious Fun; A Great Sequel: Own It Today On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD From Warner Bros

Horrible.Bosses.2-Blu-Ray-CoverHorrible Bosses 2 (Extended Cut) [Blu-Ray]

Director: Sean Anders

Cast: Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis, Charlie Day

Release Date: Own it today on Blu-Ray Combo Pack, DVD & Digital HD

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 7.5/10
Disc Rating: 8.5/10

 

Synopsis:

Fed up with answering to higher-ups, Nick (Bateman), Dale (Day) and Kurt (Sudeikis) decide to become their own bosses by launching their own business in “Horrible Bosses 2.”  But a slick investor soon pulls the rug out from under them. Outplayed and desperate, and with no legal recourse, the three would-be entrepreneurs hatch a misguided plan to kidnap the investor’s adult son and ransom him to regain control of their company. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Horrible Bosses 2’ Is Hilarious Fun; A Great Sequel: Own It Today On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD From Warner Bros”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Interview’ Is Smart & Hilarious; One Of The Funniest Films Of 2014: Own The ‘Freedom Edition’ Today On Blu-Ray From Sony

The.Interview-Freedom.Edition-Blu-Ray-Cover The Interview (Freedom Edition) [Blu-Ray]

Director(s): Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen

Cast: James Franco, Seth Rogen, Randall Park

Release Date: Now Available on Blu-Ray & DVD

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 9/10
Disc Rating: 9.5/10

 

Synopsis:

In the action-comedy The Interview, Dave Skylark (James Franco) and his producer Aaron Rapoport (Seth Rogen) run the popular celebrity tabloid TV show “Skylark Tonight.” When they discover that North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un is a fan of the show, they land an interview with him in an attempt to legitimize themselves as journalists. As Dave and Aaron prepare to travel to Pyongyang, their plans change when the CIA recruits them, perhaps the two least-qualified men imaginable, to assassinate Kim Jong-un. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Interview’ Is Smart & Hilarious; One Of The Funniest Films Of 2014: Own The ‘Freedom Edition’ Today On Blu-Ray From Sony”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Dumb And Dumber To’ Is A Decent & Funny Sequel: Own It On Blu-ray Combo Pack Today From Universal

Dumb.And.Dumber.To-Blu-Ray-CoverDumb and Dumber To [Blu-Ray]

Director(s):  Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly

Cast: Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels, Rob Riggle

Release Date: Now Available on Blu-ray  Combo Pack & DVD

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 6.5/10
Disc Rating: 9/10

 

Synopsis:

Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels reprise their signature roles as Lloyd and Harry in the sequel to the smash hit that took the physical comedy and kicked it in the nuts: Dumb and Dumber To. The original film’s directors, Peter and Bobby Farrelly, take Lloyd and Harry on a road trip to find a child Harry never knew he had and the responsibility neither should ever, ever be given. Along for the ride are co-stars Kathleen Turner, Laurie Holden, and Rob Riggle. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Dumb And Dumber To’ Is A Decent & Funny Sequel: Own It On Blu-ray Combo Pack Today From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Fright Night: 30th Anniversary Edition’: Limited Edition Series Blu-Ray Now Available (But Sold Out) From Twilight Time

Fright.Night.30th.Anniversary.Edition-LE-Blu-Ray-CoverFright Night (1985) (30th Anniversary Limited Edition) [Blu-Ray]

Director: Tom Holland

Cast: Chris Sarandon, William Ragsdale, Roddy McDowall

Release Date: Limited Edition Series Blu-Ray Now Available =SOLD OUT=

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 9.5/10
Disc Rating: 9.5/10

 

Plot Summary:

When a teenager learns that his next door neighbor is a vampire, no one will believe him. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Fright Night: 30th Anniversary Edition’: Limited Edition Series Blu-Ray Now Available (But Sold Out) From Twilight Time”

‘Escape From New York (Collector’s Edition)’ on Blu-ray April 21 From Scream Factory

Escape.From.New.York-CE-Blu-Ray-CoverScream Factory has officially announced their upcoming Collector’s Edition Blu-Ray release of John Carpenter’s ‘Escape From New York’ which will arrive on April 21st and include a new transfer and much more. Hit the jump to read the full announcement with technical details, special features listings and more. Continue reading “‘Escape From New York (Collector’s Edition)’ on Blu-ray April 21 From Scream Factory”

[Blu-Ray Review] Scream Factory Double Features: ‘Vampire’s Kiss’/’High Spirits’ & ‘Love At First Bite’/’Once Bitten’: Both Now Available On Blu-Ray From Scream Factory

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Get ready for plenty of laughs along with a few thrills as Scream Factory unleashes four cult classic Horror Comedies from the 70’s & 80’s in glorious high definition in the form of two new Double Feature Blu-Ray releases. The first Double Feature release includes Nicolas Cage in ‘Vampire’s Kiss’ along with Steve Guttenberg in ‘High Spirits’, while the second Double Feature release consists of George Hamilton in ‘Love at First Bite’ paired with a young Jim Carrey in ‘Once Bitten’, all four finally arriving home on Blu-Ray. Hit the jump for our full review of both these Double Feature Blu-Ray releases if you haven’t already closed the browser window and headed off to pick up your own copies. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] Scream Factory Double Features: ‘Vampire’s Kiss’/’High Spirits’ & ‘Love At First Bite’/’Once Bitten’: Both Now Available On Blu-Ray From Scream Factory”

Own ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ on Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, 2-Disc DVD Special Edition & Digital HD on March 24th From Warner Bros

The.Hobbit.The.Battle.of.the.Five.Armies.2D.BluRay-Cover-SideWarner Bros. Home Entertainment has officially announced the home entertainment releases for the theatrical cut of the final Hobbit film, ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’. The final chapter will arrive home on 3D Blu-Ray & Standard Blu-Ray Combo Pack’s in addition to 2-Disc DVD & Digital HD on March 24th . Hit the jump to read the full announcement including Special Features listings and more. Continue reading “Own ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ on Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, 2-Disc DVD Special Edition & Digital HD on March 24th From Warner Bros”