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[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Belfast’; Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal

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Director: Kenneth Branagh

Cast: Caitríona Balfe, Judi Dench, Jamie Dornan

Release Date: March 1, 2022

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Written and directed by Academy Award® nominee Kenneth Branagh, Belfast is a poignant story of love, laughter and loss in one boy’s childhood, amid the music and social tumult of the late 1960s. Buddy’s family lives in a largely Protestant district with a few Catholic families but one day his community and everything he thought he understood about life is suddenly turned upside down. Buddy’s family gets caught in the mayhem and must decide to stay or leave the only place they have ever called home. Through it all, his passionate parents (Caitríona Balfe and Jamie Dornan) and quick-witted grandparents (Academy Award®-winner Judi Dench and Ciarán Hinds) keep the joy alive through music and the magic of movies in this feel-good story that reminds us that no matter how far you go, you never forget where you came from. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Belfast’; Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal”

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[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Last Night In Soho’; Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal

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Director: Edgar Wright

Cast: Thomasin McKenzie, Anya Taylor-Joy, Matt Smith

Release Date: January 18, 2022

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

In acclaimed director Edgar Wright’s psychological thriller, Eloise (Thomasin McKenzie, Jojo Rabbit, Old), an aspiring fashion designer, is mysteriously able to enter the 1960s, where she encounters a dazzling wannabe singer, Sandie (Anya Taylor-Joy, Emma, The Queen’s Gambit). But the glamour is not all it appears to be, and the dreams of the past start to crack and splinter into something far darker. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Last Night In Soho’; Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal”

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[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Card Counter’; Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal

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Director: Paul Schrader

Cast: Oscar Isaac, Tiffany Haddish, Tye Sheridan

Release Date: December 14, 2021

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 7/10
Disc Rating: 6.5/10

Synopsis:

Executive produced by Martin Scorsese, Paul Schrader’s (Taxi Driver, Raging Bull) THE CARD COUNTER is told with Schrader’s trademark cinematic intensity. An ex-military interrogator turned gambler is haunted by the ghosts of his past decisions. Redemption is the long game in this revenge thriller featuring riveting performances from stars Oscar Isaac, Tiffany Haddish, and Tye Sheridan. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Card Counter’; Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal”

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[Blu-Ray Review] Let Him Go; Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal

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Director: Thomas Bezucha

Cast: Diane Lane, Kevin Costner, Lesley Manville

Release Date: February 2, 2021

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 9.5/10
Disc Rating: 7/10

Synopsis:

Following the loss of their son, retired sheriff George Blackledge (Kevin Costner) and his wife Margaret (Diane Lane) leave their Montana ranch to rescue their young grandson from a dangerous family living off the grid. They soon discover that the Weboy family has no intention of letting the child go, forcing George and Margaret to fight for their family. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] Let Him Go; Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal”

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[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Irresistible’; Available On Blu-ray & DVD September 1, 2020 From Universal

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Director: Jon Stewart

Cast: Steve Carell, Chris Cooper, Rose Byrne

Release Date: September 1, 2020

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 6.5/10
Disc Rating: 7.5/10

Synopsis:

Written and directed by Jon Stewart, Irresistible is a comedy about what happens when a small town becomes the main attraction for two rival political consultants. Top Democratic consultant Gary Zimmer (Steve Carell) sees an opportunity to win back voters in America’s heartland when a video of a passionate farmer and retired Marine colonel (Chris Cooper) goes viral. After a long, hard day’s work as a farmhand, Gary persuades the farmer to run for mayor. However, when the Republican National Committee counters him by sending in his brilliant nemesis, Faith Brewster (Rose Byrne), Gary is more than primed to up his game, turning this local race into a hilarious game of tug of war. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Irresistible’; Available On Blu-ray & DVD September 1, 2020 From Universal”

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[Blu-Ray Review] The High Note; Available On Blu-ray & DVD August 11, 2020 From Universal

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Director: Nisha Ganatra

Cast: Dakota Johnson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Kelvin Harrison Jr.

Release Date: August 11, 2020

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 7/10
Disc Rating: 7.5/10

Synopsis:

Set in the dazzling world of the LA music scene comes the story of Grace Davis (Tracee Ellis Ross), a superstar whose talent, and ego, have reached unbelievable heights, and Maggie (Dakota Johnson), her overworked personal assistant. While stuck running errands, Maggie still aspires to her childhood dream of becoming a music producer. When Grace’s manager (Ice Cube) presents her with a choice that could alter the course of her career, Maggie and Grace come up with a plan that could change their lives forever. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] The High Note; Available On Blu-ray & DVD August 11, 2020 From Universal”

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[Blu-Ray Review] Dark Waters; Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal

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Director: Todd Haynes

Cast: Mark Ruffalo, Anne Hathaway, Tim Robbins

Release Date: March 3, 2020

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Inspired by a shocking true story, a tenacious attorney (Mark Ruffalo) uncovers a dark secret that connects a growing number of unexplained deaths to one of the world’s largest corporations. In the process, he risks everything – his future, his family, and his own life – to expose the truth. Anne Hathaway, Tim Robbins and Bill Pullman also star in this gripping thriller. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] Dark Waters; Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Greta’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal 6

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Greta’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal

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Director: Neil Jordan

Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Chloë Grace Moretz, Maika Monroe

Release Date: May 28, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Frances (Chloë Grace Moretz), a sweet, naïve young woman trying to make it on her own in New York City, doesn’t think twice about returning the handbag she finds on the subway to its rightful owner. That owner is Greta (Isabelle Huppert), an eccentric French piano teacher with a love for classical music and an aching loneliness. Having recently lost her mother, Frances quickly grows closer to widowed Greta. The two become fast friends — but Greta’s maternal charms begin to dissolve and grow increasingly disturbing as Frances discovers that nothing in Greta’s life is what it seems in this suspense thriller directed by Academy Award® winner Neil Jordan. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Greta’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘On The Basis Of Sex’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal 8

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘On The Basis Of Sex’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal

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Director: Mimi Leder

Cast: Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux

Release Date: April 9, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 7.5/10
Disc Rating: 7/10

Synopsis:

Inspired by the powerful true story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Academy Award® nominee Felicity Jones), On the Basis of Sex depicts a then-struggling attorney and new mother facing adversity in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a ground-breaking case, she knows the outcome could alter the courts’ view of gender discrimination. Stronger together, Ruth teams up with her husband, Martin Ginsburg (Armie Hammer), to fight the case that catapults her into one of the most important public figures of our time. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘On The Basis Of Sex’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘BlackKklansman’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal 10

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘BlackKklansman’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal

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Director: Spike Lee

Cast: John David Washington, Adam Driver, Laura Harrier

Release Date: November 6, 2018

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 7.5/10
Disc Rating: 7/10

Synopsis:

From visionary filmmaker Spike Lee comes the incredible true story of an American hero. In the early 1970s, Ron Stallworth (John David Washington) becomes the first African-American detective in the Colorado Springs Police Department. Determined to make a difference, he bravely sets out on a dangerous mission: infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan. He recruits a seasoned colleague, Flip Zimmerman (Adam Driver), into the undercover investigation. Together, they team up to take down the extremist organization aiming to garner mainstream appeal. Produced by the team behind the Academy Award®–winning Get Out, BlacKkKlansman offers an unflinching, true-life examination of race relations in 1970s America that is just as relevant in today’s tumultuous world. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘BlackKklansman’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Phantom Thread’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Focus Features – Universal 12

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Phantom Thread’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Focus Features – Universal

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Director: Paul Thomas Anderson

Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Lesley Manville, Vicky Krieps

Release Date: April 10, 2018

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 9/10
Disc Rating: 7.5/10

Synopsis:

Set in the glamour of the 1950’s post-war London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day-Lewis) and his sister Cyril (Lesley Manville) are at the center of the British fashion, dressing royalty, movie stars, heiresses, socialites, debutants and dames with the distinct style of The House of Woodcock. Women come and go through Woodcock’s life until he comes across a young, strong-willed woman, Alma (Vicky Krieps), who soon becomes a fixture in his life as his muse and lover. Once controlled and planned, he finds his carefully tailored life disrupted by the scariest curse of all…love. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Phantom Thread’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Focus Features – Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Darkest Hour’: Available On Blu-ray & DVD February 27, 2018 From Universal 14

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Darkest Hour’: Available On Blu-ray & DVD February 27, 2018 From Universal

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Director: Joe Wright

Cast: Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott Thomas, Lily James

Release Date: February 27, 2018

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Academy Award® nominee Gary Oldman gives a “towering performance” (Richard Lawson, Vanity Fair) in acclaimed director Joe Wright’s soaring drama Darkest Hour. As Hitler’s forces storm across the European landscape and close in on the United Kingdom, Winston Churchill (Oldman) is elected the new Prime Minister. With his party questioning his every move, and King George VI (Ben Mendelsohn) skeptical of his new political leader, it is up to Churchill to lead his nation and protect them from the most dangerous threat ever seen. Also starring Academy Award® nominee Kristin Scott Thomas and Lily James, Darkest Hour is a powerful, inspirational drama. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Darkest Hour’: Available On Blu-ray & DVD February 27, 2018 From Universal”

'Darkest Hour'; The Oscar-Nominated Film Arrives On Digital February 6 & On Blu-ray & DVD February 27, 2018 From Universal 16

‘Darkest Hour’; The Oscar-Nominated Film Arrives On Digital February 6 & On Blu-ray & DVD February 27, 2018 From Universal

'Darkest Hour'; The Oscar-Nominated Film Arrives On Digital February 6 & On Blu-ray & DVD February 27, 2018 From Universal 17Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and Focus Features have officially announced and detailed their home entertainment releases of the Oscar nominated ‘Darkest Hour’ starring Gary Oldman. The film will be available to own early on Digital beginning February 6, followed by the Blu-ray and DVD releases on February 27, 2018. Continue after the jump to read the full announcement for the release including bonus content listings, disc specs and more, plus front and rear artwork for both physical releases. Continue reading “‘Darkest Hour’; The Oscar-Nominated Film Arrives On Digital February 6 & On Blu-ray & DVD February 27, 2018 From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Atomic Blonde’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Focus Features & Universal 18

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Atomic Blonde’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Focus Features & Universal

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Director: David Leitch

Cast: Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, John Goodman

Release Date: November 14, 2017

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Oscar®-winner Charlize Theron stars as elite MI6’s most lethal assassin and the crown jewel of her Majesty’s secret intelligence service, Lorraine Broughton. When she’s sent on a covert mission into Cold War Berlin, she must use all of the spycraft, sensuality and savagery she has to stay alive in the ticking time bomb of a city simmering with revolution and double-crossing hives of traitors. Broughton must navigate her way through a deadly game of spies to recover a priceless dossier while fighting ferocious killers along the way in this breakneck action-thriller from director David Leitch (John Wick). Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Atomic Blonde’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Focus Features & Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘A Monster Calls’: Available On Blu-ray & DVD March 28, 2017 From Focus & Universal 20

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘A Monster Calls’: Available On Blu-ray & DVD March 28, 2017 From Focus & Universal

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Director: J.A. Bayona

Cast: Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones

Release Date: March 28, 2017

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Liam Neeson, Felicity Jones, and Sigourney Weaver star in this visually spectacular and stunningly emotional drama. Young Conor’s life takes a turn after his mother (Felicity Jones) becomes ill and he moves in with his unsympathetic grandmother (Sigourney Weaver). As an escape, Conor turns to his artwork and conjures up a 40-foot-high monster (voiced by Liam Neeson) who becomes a most unlikely ally by guiding him on a journey of courage, faith and truth that powerfully fuses imagination and reality. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘A Monster Calls’: Available On Blu-ray & DVD March 28, 2017 From Focus & Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Nocturnal Animals’: Available On Blu-ray & DVD February 21, 2017 From Focus & Universal 22

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Nocturnal Animals’: Available On Blu-ray & DVD February 21, 2017 From Focus & Universal

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Director: Tom Ford

Cast: Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon

Release Date: February 21, 2017

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 9.5/10
Disc Rating: 7/10

Synopsis:

Academy Award nominees Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal star in this haunting romantic thriller from acclaimed writer/director Tom Ford (A Single Man). Susan (Amy Adams) is living through an unfulfilling marriage when she receives a package containing a novel manuscript from her ex-husband, Edward (Jake Gyllenhaal). The novel is dedicated to her but its content is violent and devastating. Susan cannot help but reminisce over her past love story with the author. Increasingly she interprets the book as a tale of revenge, a tale that forces her to re-evaluate the choices that she has made, and reawakens a love that she feared was lost. Also starring Armie Hammer and Michael Shannon, Nocturnal Animals is a thriller of shocking intimacy and gripping tension. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Nocturnal Animals’: Available On Blu-ray & DVD February 21, 2017 From Focus & Universal”

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] ‘That Awkward Moment’; Own It Today On Blu-Ray & DVD From Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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That Awkward Moment [Blu-Ray]

Director: Tom Gormican

Cast: Zac Efron, Michael B. Jordan, Miles Teller

Release Date: Now Available on Blu-Ray & DVD

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 7/10
Disc Rating: 9/10

 

Plot Summary:

Three best friends find themselves where we’ve all been – at that confusing moment in every dating relationship when you have to decide “So…where is this going?” Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘That Awkward Moment’; Own It Today On Blu-Ray & DVD From Sony Pictures Home Entertainment”