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[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Breakdown’ (1997) (Paramount Presents); Now Available From Paramount

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Director: Jonathan Mostow

Cast: Kurt Russell, Kathleen Quinlan, J.T. Walsh

Release Date: September 21, 2021

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Disc Rating: 8.5/10

Synopsis:

Kurt Russell is Jeff Taylor, headed toward a new life in California with his wife Amy (Kathleen Quinlan). When their car dies on a remote highway, a seemingly helpful trucker (J.T. Walsh) offers Amy a ride to the local diner while Jeff waits with the car. Then Jeff discovers his vehicle was deliberately tampered with, and by the time he gets to the next town, his worst fears are about to come true. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Breakdown’ (1997) (Paramount Presents); Now Available From Paramount”

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‘Breakdown’; Arrives On Blu-ray Newly Remastered As Part Of The Paramount Presents Line September 21, 2021 From Paramount

'Breakdown'; Arrives On Blu-ray Newly Remastered As Part Of The Paramount Presents Line September 21, 2021 From Paramount 2Paramount Home Entertainment has officially announced and detailed their upcoming Limited Edition ‘Paramount Presents’ Blu-ray release of the Kurt Russell led thriller ‘Breakdown’. The film will arrive on Blu-ray September 21, 2021 newly remastered as the twenty-sixth entry in the ‘Paramount Presents’ line. Continue below to check out the full announcement for the new release including bonus content listings and more. Continue reading “‘Breakdown’; Arrives On Blu-ray Newly Remastered As Part Of The Paramount Presents Line September 21, 2021 From Paramount”

The Official Red Band Trailer For Quentin Tarantino's 'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood' Takes Us Back To Hollywood 1969 3

The Official Red Band Trailer For Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ Takes Us Back To Hollywood 1969

The Official Red Band Trailer For Quentin Tarantino's 'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood' Takes Us Back To Hollywood 1969 4Sony Pictures Entertainment has released a new Official Red Band Trailer for ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’, the upcoming ninth film from Quentin Tarantino. Continue after the jump to watch the new Trailer for the movie now. Continue reading “The Official Red Band Trailer For Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ Takes Us Back To Hollywood 1969”

CARA/MPAA Film Ratings BULLETIN For 01/09/19; Official MPAA Ratings & Rating Reasons Announced For 'Cold Pursuit', 'Crypto', 'Velvet Buzzsaw' & More 5

CARA/MPAA Film Ratings BULLETIN For 01/09/19; Official MPAA Ratings & Rating Reasons Announced For ‘Cold Pursuit’, ‘Crypto’, ‘Velvet Buzzsaw’ & More

CARA/MPAA Film Ratings BULLETIN For 01/09/19; Official MPAA Ratings & Rating Reasons Announced For 'Cold Pursuit', 'Crypto', 'Velvet Buzzsaw' & More 6

Welcome back to another edition of our weekly CARA/MPAA Film Rating Bulletin post, bringing you weekly updates on all of the newly announced film ratings and rating reasons as announced via the official CARA Film Rating Bulletin. This week on the bulletin for January 9, 2019 we have the official ratings and rating reasons for ‘Cold Pursuit’, ‘Crypto’, ‘Velvet Buzzsaw’ and more. Continue after the jump to check out images for the entire new bulletin with all of this week’s newly announced titles. Continue reading “CARA/MPAA Film Ratings BULLETIN For 01/09/19; Official MPAA Ratings & Rating Reasons Announced For ‘Cold Pursuit’, ‘Crypto’, ‘Velvet Buzzsaw’ & More”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD August 22, 2017 From Marvel Studios 7

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD August 22, 2017 From Marvel Studios

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD August 22, 2017 From Marvel Studios 8Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 (2D) [Blu-Ray]

Director: James Gunn

Cast: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista

Release Date: August 22, 2017

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Set to the all-new sonic backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, the film’s storyline continues the team’s adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians (Chris Pratt as Peter Quill/Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Dave Bautista as Drax, Vin Diesel as the voice of Groot, and Bradley Cooper as Rocket) must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill’s true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes’ aid as the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to expand. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD August 22, 2017 From Marvel Studios”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Fate Of The Furious’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD From Universal 9

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

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Director: F. Gary Gray 

Cast: Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham

Release Date: July 11, 2017

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson and Michelle Rodriguez lead an all-star cast as the global blockbuster franchise delivers its most action-packed, high octane adrenaline rush yet in The Fate of the Furious. Now that Dom (Diesel) and Letty (Rodriguez) are married and Brian and Mia have retired from the game—and the rest of the crew has been exonerated—the globetrotting team has found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman (Oscar® winner, Charlize Theron) seduces Dom into the world of crime he can’t seem to escape and a betrayal of those closest to him, they will face trials that will test them as never before. From the shores of Cuba and the streets of New York City to the icy plains off the arctic Barents Sea, our elite force will crisscross the globe to stop an anarchist from unleashing chaos on the world’s stage… and to bring home the man who made them a family. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Fate Of The Furious’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD From Universal”

'The Fate Of The Furious'; Arrives On Digital HD June 27 & On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD July 11, 2017 From Universal 11

‘The Fate Of The Furious’; Arrives On Digital HD June 27 & On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD July 11, 2017 From Universal

'The Fate Of The Furious'; Arrives On Digital HD June 27 & On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD July 11, 2017 From Universal 12Universal Pictures Home Entertainment has officially announced and detailed their home entertainment releases of the latest ‘Fast & Furious’ franchise installment ‘The Fate of the Furious’. The latest entry will be available to own early on Digital HD beginning June 27, followed by the 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD releases on July 11, 2017. An Extended Director’s Cut will also be available, although it appears to be a Digital exclusive. Continue after the jump to read the full announcement for the release including bonus content listings, disc specs and more, plus a trailer for the release and front and rear artwork for all three physical releases. Continue reading “‘The Fate Of The Furious’; Arrives On Digital HD June 27 & On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD July 11, 2017 From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Deepwater Horizon’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD From Lionsgate 13

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

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Director: Peter Berg

Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, John Malkovich

Release Date: January 10, 2017

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Mark Wahlberg leads an all-star cast in this unforgettably powerful film inspired by a thrilling story of real-life heroes. For the one hundred and twenty-six people aboard the Deepwater Horizon offshore oil rig, April 20, 2010, began like any normal day. Before day’s end, the world would bear witness to one of the greatest man-made disasters in U.S. history. Deepwater Horizon reveals the brave acts of the men and women who rose to the challenge—and risked everything to lead others to safety. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Deepwater Horizon’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD From Lionsgate”

[Blu-Ray Review] John Carpenter’s ‘The Thing’: Now Available On Collector’s Edition Blu-ray From Scream Factory 14

[Blu-Ray Review] John Carpenter’s ‘The Thing’: Now Available On Collector’s Edition Blu-ray From Scream Factory

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Director: John Carpenter

Cast: Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, Keith David

Release Date: October 11, 2016

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Disc Rating: 10/10

Synopsis:

In the winter of 1982, a twelve-man research team at a remote Antarctic research station discovers an alien buried in the snow for over 100,000 years. Soon unfrozen, the form-changing alien wreaks havoc, creates terror and takes on the appearance of those it kills. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] John Carpenter’s ‘The Thing’: Now Available On Collector’s Edition Blu-ray From Scream Factory”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Hateful Eight’: Arrives On Blu-ray & DVD March 29, 2016 From TWC & Anchor Bay 15

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Hateful Eight’: Arrives On Blu-ray & DVD March 29, 2016 From TWC & Anchor Bay

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Director: Quentin Tarantino

Cast: Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh

Release Date: Available on Blu-ray & DVD March 29, 2016

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

In THE HATEFUL EIGHT, set six or eight or twelve years after the Civil War, a stagecoach hurtles through the wintry Wyoming landscape. The passengers, bounty hunter John Ruth (Kurt Russell) and his fugitive Daisy Domergue (Jennifer Jason Leigh), race towards the town of Red Rock where Ruth, known in those parts as “The Hangman,” will bring Domergue to justice. Along the road, they encounter two strangers: Major Marquis Warren (Samuel L. Jackson), a black former union soldier turned infamous bounty hunter, and Chris Mannix (Walton Goggins), a southern renegade who claims to be the town’s new Sheriff. Losing their lead on the blizzard, Ruth, Domergue, Warren and Mannix seek refuge at Minnie’s Haberdashery, a stagecoach stopover on a mountain pass. When they arrive at Minnie’s, they are greeted not by the proprietor but by four unfamiliar faces. Bob (DemianBichir), who’s taking care of Minnie’s while she’s visiting her mother, is holed up with Oswaldo Mobray (Tim Roth), the hangman of Red Rock, cow-puncher Joe Gage (Michael Madsen), and Confederate General Sanford Smithers (Bruce Dern). As the storm overtakes the mountainside stopover, our eight travelers come to learn they may not make it to Red Rock after all… Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Hateful Eight’: Arrives On Blu-ray & DVD March 29, 2016 From TWC & Anchor Bay”

Quentin Tarantino's 'The Hateful Eight'; Arriving On Digital HD March 15 & On Blu-ray & DVD March 29, 2016 From TWC & Anchor Bay 16

Quentin Tarantino’s ‘The Hateful Eight’; Arriving On Digital HD March 15 & On Blu-ray & DVD March 29, 2016 From TWC & Anchor Bay

The.Hateful.Eight-Blu-ray.Cover-SideAnchor Bay Entertainment along with The Weinstein Company have officially announced and detailed the home entertainment releases of Quentin Tarantino’s ‘The Hateful Eight’ which will arrive early on Digital HD March 15 with Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and VOD to follow on March 29, 2016. You can read the full announcement below. Continue reading “Quentin Tarantino’s ‘The Hateful Eight’; Arriving On Digital HD March 15 & On Blu-ray & DVD March 29, 2016 From TWC & Anchor Bay”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Bone Tomahawk’ Is Simply Marvelous: Arrives On Blu-ray & DVD December 29, 2015 From RLJ Entertainment 17

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Bone Tomahawk’ Is Simply Marvelous: Arrives On Blu-ray & DVD December 29, 2015 From RLJ Entertainment

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Director: S. Craig Zahler 

Cast: Kurt Russell, Patrick Wilson, Matthew Fox

Release Date: Available on Blu-ray & DVD December 29, 2015

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

When a group of cannibal savages kidnaps settlers from the small town of Bright Hope, an unlikely team of gunslingers, led by Sheriff Franklin Hunt (Kurt Russell), sets out to bring them home. But their enemy is more ruthless than anyone could have imagined, putting their mission – and survival itself – in serious jeopardy. Kurt Russell (The Hateful Eight, Tombstone) leads an all-star cast, including Patrick Wilson (Insidious), Matthew Fox (“Lost”) and Richard Jenkins (The Cabin in the Woods) in this gritty, action-packed thriller chronicling a terrifying rescue mission in the Old West. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Bone Tomahawk’ Is Simply Marvelous: Arrives On Blu-ray & DVD December 29, 2015 From RLJ Entertainment”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Furious 7: Extended Edition’: Available On Blu-ray & DVD September 15, 2015 From Universal

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Director: James Wan

Cast: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson

Release Date: Available on Blu-Ray & DVD September 15, 2015

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

 

Synopsis:

Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Dwayne Johnson lead the returning cast across the globe in their most gravity-defying and emotional adventure yet. Targeted by a cold-blooded black-ops assassin with a score to settle (Jason Statham), their only hope is to get behind the wheel again and secure an ingenious prototype tracking device. Facing their greatest threat yet in places as far away as Abu Dhabi and as familiar as the Los Angeles streets they call home, the crew must come together once again as a team, and as a family, to protect their own. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Furious 7: Extended Edition’: Available On Blu-ray & DVD September 15, 2015 From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] John Carpenter’s ‘Escape From New York’ Comes Home Like Never Before: Collector’s Edition Blu-Ray Now Available From Scream Factory

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Director: John Carpenter

Cast: Kurt Russell, Lee Van Cleef, Ernest Borgnine

Release Date: Collector’s Edition Blu-Ray Now Available

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

 

Synopsis:

In a world ravaged by crime, the entire island of Manhattan has been converted into a walled prison where brutal prisoners roam. But when the US president (Pleasence) crash-lands inside, only one man can bring him back: notorious outlaw and former Special Forces war hero Snake Plissken (Russell). But time is short. In 24 hours, an explosive device implanted in his neck will end Snake’s mission – and his life – unless he succeeds! Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] John Carpenter’s ‘Escape From New York’ Comes Home Like Never Before: Collector’s Edition Blu-Ray Now Available From Scream Factory”

‘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”