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Critically Acclaimed ‘The Babadook’ Makes its Blu-ray Debut April 14th, 2015 from Scream Factory

The.Babadook-SE.Blu-Ray-CoverScream Factory has officially announced the Blu-Ray (available in both Standard and Special Edition’s) and DVD releases of the critically acclaimed ‘The Babadook’ set to arrive on April 14th. Hit the jump to check out the full announcement including artwork, special feature listings and more. Continue reading “Critically Acclaimed ‘The Babadook’ Makes its Blu-ray Debut April 14th, 2015 from Scream Factory”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Why Don’t You Play In Hell?’ Is Bloody, Over The Top Fun: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From Drafthouse Films

Why.Dont.You.Play.In.Hell-Blu-Ray-CoverWhy Don’t You Play In Hell? [Blu-Ray]

Director: Sion Sono

Cast: Jun Kunimura, Fumi Nikaidô, Shin’ichi Tsutsumi

Release Date: Now Available on Blu-Ray & DVD

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

 

Plot Summary:

A renegade film crew becomes embroiled with a yakuza clan feud. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Why Don’t You Play In Hell?’ Is Bloody, Over The Top Fun: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From Drafthouse Films”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Judge’ Is Well Constructed Drama That Shines With Exceptional Performances: Own It Today On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD From Warner Bros

The.Judge-BluRay-CoverThe Judge [Blu-Ray]

Director: David Dobkin

Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Robert Duvall, Billy Bob Thornton

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

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

 

Synopsis:

In “The Judge,” Downey stars as big city lawyer Hank Palmer, who returns to his childhood home where his estranged father, the town’s judge (Duvall), is suspected of murder. He sets out to discover the truth and along the way reconnects with the family he walked away from years before.    Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Judge’ Is Well Constructed Drama That Shines With Exceptional Performances: Own It Today On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD From Warner Bros”

RZA Stars In ‘The Man with the Iron Fists 2’ Hitting Blu-ray & DVD April 14 From Universal

The.Man.With.The.Iron.Fists.2-Blu-Ray-CoverUniversal Home Entertainment has officially announced ‘The Man With The Iron Fists 2’ which once again stars RZA and will arrive home on Blu-Ray and DVD April 14. Hit the jump to check out the full announcement including disc specs, special features listings and more. Continue reading “RZA Stars In ‘The Man with the Iron Fists 2’ Hitting Blu-ray & DVD April 14 From Universal”

‘Whiplash’ Arrives Home on Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD February 24 From Sony

Layout 1Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has now released the official details for 2014 Sundance Film Festival Audience & Grand Jury Prize Winner ‘Whiplash’ starring Miles Teller, & Golden Globe® Winner & Oscar® Nominee J.K. Simmons. The film is set to arrive on Blu-Ray, DVD and Digital HD February 24th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Hit the jump to check out the full announcement including disc specs, special features listings and more. Continue reading “‘Whiplash’ Arrives Home on Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD February 24 From Sony”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Annabelle’ Looks Great & Delivers Some Solid Creepiness But Falls Short In Many Ways: Own It Today On Blu-Ray Combo Pack & DVD From Warner Bros

Annabelle-Blu-Ray-CoverAnnabelle [Blu-Ray]

Director: John R. Leonetti

Cast: Ward Horton, Annabelle Wallis, Alfre Woodard

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

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 6.5/10
Disc Rating: 8.5/10

 

Synopsis:

She terrified you in “The Conjuring,” but this is where it all began for Annabelle. Capable of unspeakable evil, the actual doll exists locked up in an occult museum in Connecticut—visited only by a priest who blesses her twice a month.

 New Line Cinema’s supernatural thriller “Annabelle” begins before the evil was unleashed.

John Form has found the perfect gift for his expectant wife, Mia—a beautiful, rare vintage doll in a pure white wedding dress. But Mia’s delight with Annabelle doesn’t last long.

 On one horrific night, their home is invaded by members of a satanic cult, who violently attack the couple. Spilled blood and terror are not all they leave behind. The cultists have conjured an entity so malevolent that nothing they did will compare to the sinister conduit to the damned that is now…Annabelle. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Annabelle’ Looks Great & Delivers Some Solid Creepiness But Falls Short In Many Ways: Own It Today On Blu-Ray Combo Pack & DVD From Warner Bros”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘A Walk Among The Tombstones’ Is Gritty Action-Packed Entertainment: Own It On Blu-ray Combo Pack Today From Universal

A.Walk.Among.The.Tombstones-Blu-Ray-CoverA Walk Among The Tombstones [Blu-Ray]

Director: Scott Frank

Cast: Liam Neeson, Dan Stevens, David Harbour

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

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 7.5/10
Disc Rating: 8/10

 

Plot Summary:

In this intense thriller, Liam Neeson plays Matt Scudder, an ex-NYPD cop turned unlicensed private investigator who reluctantly agrees to help a drug trafficker (Dan Stevens) hunt down the men who brutally murdered his wife.  When the PI learns that this is not the first time that these men have committed this sort of twisted crime — nor will it be the last — he must blur the line between right and wrong as he races to track the deviants through the backstreets of New York City before they kill again. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘A Walk Among The Tombstones’ Is Gritty Action-Packed Entertainment: Own It On Blu-ray Combo Pack Today From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Gone Girl’ Is Phenomenal; Powerful & Visually Gorgeous: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From 20th Century Fox

Gone.Girl-Blu-Ray-CoverGone Girl [Blu-Ray]

Director: David Fincher

Cast: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris

Release Date: Now Available on Blu-ray & DVD

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 9.5/10
Disc Rating: 8/10

 

Plot Summary:

GONE GIRL— directed by David Fincher and based upon the global best seller by Gillian Flynn — unearths the secrets at the heart of a modern marriage. On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne (Ben Affleck) reports that his beautiful wife, Amy (Rosamund Pike), has gone missing. Under pressure from the police and a growing media frenzy, Nick’s portrait of a blissful union begins to crumble. Soon his lies, deceits and strange behavior have everyone asking the same dark question: Did Nick Dunne kill his wife? Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Gone Girl’ Is Phenomenal; Powerful & Visually Gorgeous: Now Available On Blu-Ray & DVD From 20th Century Fox”

[Blu-Ray Review] The Star-Studded Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Supernova’ Comes Home In HD: Now Available On Blu-Ray From Scream Factory

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Supernova (R-Rated) [Blu-Ray]

Director: Walter Hill (as Thomas Lee)

Cast: James Spader, Angela Bassett, Peter Facinelli

Release Date: Now Available on Blu-Ray

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 6.5/10
Disc Rating: 8/10

 

Synopsis:

In the farthest reaches of space, something has been waiting…

Beyond comprehension, beyond imagination and beyond the deepest regions of this galaxy… life as we know it is about to end! James Spader (The Blacklist), Angela Bassett (American Horror Story) , Lou Diamond Phillips (Bats), Robert Forster (Jackie Brown), Peter Facinelli (Twilight) and Robin Tunney (The Craft) star in this terrifying sci-fi thriller.

In the farthest reaches of deep space, the medical vessel Nightingale keeps a lonely vigil for those in trouble. When a frantic cry for help pierces the void, the crew responds with a near fatal, hyperspace dimension jump into the gravitational pull of a dying star. The disabled ship rescues a shuttlecraft containing a mysterious survivor and a strange alien artifact. Now the crew must unravel a chilling secret and escape the nearby imploding star before the rapidly forming supernova blasts them and the entire galaxy into oblivion! Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] The Star-Studded Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Supernova’ Comes Home In HD: Now Available On Blu-Ray From Scream Factory”

‘St. Vincent’; Available on Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand February 17 & Early On Digital February 6 From TWC & Anchor Bay

St.Vincent-artAnchor Bay and The Weinstein Company have officially announced the home entertainment releases of ‘St. Vincent’ starring Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy and Naomi Watts. The film will arrive with an early Digital Window beginning on February 6th and then arrive on Blu-Ray and DVD on February 17th. Hit the jump to check out the full announcement including disc specs and more. Continue reading “‘St. Vincent’; Available on Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand February 17 & Early On Digital February 6 From TWC & Anchor Bay”

Own ‘Horrible Bosses 2’ On Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD & Digital HD On February 24th From Warner Bros

Horrible.Bosses.2-Blu-Ray-CoverWarner Bros. has officially announced the Home Entertainment releases of Horrible Bosses 2. It is set to arrive home on February 24th with an Extended Cut on Blu-Ray Combo Pack. It will also arrive home on DVD and Digital HD on the same date. Hit the jump to check out the full announcement including disc specs, special features listings and more. Continue reading “Own ‘Horrible Bosses 2’ On Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD & Digital HD On February 24th From Warner Bros”

‘Dumb and Dumber To’: Arrives On Digital HD February 3 & On Blu-Ray Combo Pack February 17 From Universal

Dumb.And.Dumber.To-Blu-Ray-CoverUniversal has officially announced the home entertainment releases of the long awaited sequel ‘Dumb and Dumber To’ which is set to arrive early exclusively on Digital HD February 3rd and then on Blu-Ray Combo Pack and DVD on February 17th. Hit the jump to check out the full announcement with disc specs, special features listings and more. Continue reading “‘Dumb and Dumber To’: Arrives On Digital HD February 3 & On Blu-Ray Combo Pack February 17 From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Black Sails: The Complete First Season': Arrives On Blu-Ray, DVD & Digital HD January 6th From Starz & Anchor Bay 1

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Black Sails: The Complete First Season’: Arrives On Blu-Ray, DVD & Digital HD January 6th From Starz & Anchor Bay

Black.Sails.Season.1-Blu-Ray-CoverBlack Sails: The Complete First Season [Blu-Ray]

Cast: Toby Stephens, Zach McGowan, Luke Arnold

Release Date: Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD January 6th

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Disc Rating: 8/10

 

Synopsis:

“BLACK SAILS: THE COMPLETE FIRST SEASON” begins in 1715 The Golden Age of Piracy in the Caribbean is at its apex. The former British colony of New Providence Island is now lawless territory, controlled by a few dozen of the most notorious pirate captains in history.  The most feared among them is Captain Flint (Toby Stephens). s the British Navy returns to these waters, and the threat of extinction looms, another side of Flint emerges. A man driven by deep, complicated, even romantic motives.  He will ally himself with the beautiful Eleanor Guthrie (Hannah New), daughter of the local smuggling kingpin who turns the pirates’ loot into profits.  Together, they forge a plan to hunt the ultimate prize, and by winning it, stave off reclamation of their home by a resurgent empire. Arrayed against them are a series of opponents: rival captains, jealous of Flint’s power; Eleanor’s father, whose ambitions for the island conflict with his daughter’s; and a young sailor, recently recruited onto Flint’s crew, who will somehow manage to constantly undermine his captain’s agenda. His name is John Silver (Luke Arnold). Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Black Sails: The Complete First Season’: Arrives On Blu-Ray, DVD & Digital HD January 6th From Starz & Anchor Bay”

‘Starry Eyes’ Arrives On Blu-Ray, DVD & Digital Download February 3rd, 2015 From Dark Sky Films

Starry.Eyes-Main.ArtworkMPI Media Group and Dark Sky Films have officially announced the home entertainment releases of ‘Starry Eyes’ which will arrive home on Blu-Ray, DVD & Digital Download on February 3rd, 2015. Hit the jump to read the full announcement including alternate artwork, disc specs, bonus content details and more. Continue reading “‘Starry Eyes’ Arrives On Blu-Ray, DVD & Digital Download February 3rd, 2015 From Dark Sky Films”

‘Why Don’t You Play In Hell?’ Comes To Blu-ray, DVD & Digital Download on January 27, 2015 From Drafthouse Films

 

Why.Don't.You.Play.In.Hell-DVD-CoverDrafthouse Films has officially announced the Blu-Ray, DVD & Digital Download releases of Sion Sono’s ‘Why Don’t You Play In Hell?’ set to arrive on January 27th, 2015. Hit the jump to check out the official announcement including artwork, disc specs, special features listings and more. Continue reading “‘Why Don’t You Play In Hell?’ Comes To Blu-ray, DVD & Digital Download on January 27, 2015 From Drafthouse Films”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Guest’ Is Wingard & Barrett’s Best Film Yet & Easily One Of The Year’s Finest: Own The Blu-ray Combo Pack On January 6th From Universal 2

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Guest’ Is Wingard & Barrett’s Best Film Yet & Easily One Of The Year’s Finest: Own The Blu-ray Combo Pack On January 6th From Universal

The.Guest-Blu-Ray-CoverThe Guest [Blu-Ray]

Director: Adam Wingard

Cast: Dan Stevens, Sheila Kelley, Maika Monroe

Release Date: Own it on Blu-ray  Combo Pack & DVD on January 6th

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

 

Plot Summary:

Recently discharged from the military, David Collins (Dan Stevens) unexpectedly shows up at the Peterson family’s doorstep, claiming to be their late son’s Army buddy. Welcomed into their home, the well-mannered stranger becomes part of the family until a shocking wave of violence raises daughter Anna’s (Maika Monroe) suspicions that the mysterious ex-soldier is not quite what he seems. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Guest’ Is Wingard & Barrett’s Best Film Yet & Easily One Of The Year’s Finest: Own The Blu-ray Combo Pack On January 6th From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Equalizer’ Is Exceptional; Calm & Composed Bloody Chaos: Arrives On Blu-Ray & DVD December 30th From Sony

The.Equalizer.2014-Blu-Ray-CoverThe Equalizer (2014) [Blu-Ray]

Director: Antoine Fuqua

Cast: Denzel Washington, Marton Csokas, Chloë Grace Moretz

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

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

 

Synopsis:

In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can’t stand idly by – he has to help her. Armed with hidden skills that allow him to serve vengeance against anyone who would brutalize the helpless, McCall comes out of his self-imposed retirement and finds his desire for justice reawakened. If someone has a problem, if the odds are stacked against them, if they have nowhere else to turn, McCall will help. He is The Equalizer. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Equalizer’ Is Exceptional; Calm & Composed Bloody Chaos: Arrives On Blu-Ray & DVD December 30th From Sony”

The Teaser Trailer For The ‘Entourage’ Movie Has Finally Arrived!

Entourage.Movie-Trailer-ImageWarner Bros. has officially released the first trailer for the long awaited ‘Entourage’ movie and while it’s a teaser trailer, don’t worry, it runs approximately 2 and a half minutes in length and features plenty of footage from the upcoming film. Hit the jump to check out the newly released trailer. Continue reading “The Teaser Trailer For The ‘Entourage’ Movie Has Finally Arrived!”