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[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Nomadland’; Available On Blu-ray & DVD April 27, 2021 From Disney – Searchlight

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Director: Chloé Zhao

Cast: Frances McDormand, David Strathairn, Linda May

Release Date: April 27, 2021

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Following the economic collapse of a town in rural Nevada, Fern (Frances McDormand) packs her van and explores an unconventional life in the vast landscape of the American West. Along the way, she forms unbreakable bonds with other nomads in this powerfully moving story of hope and resilience from director Chloé Zhao, based on the book by Jessica Bruder, also starring David Strathairn. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Nomadland’; Available On Blu-ray & DVD April 27, 2021 From Disney – Searchlight”

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[Blu-Ray Review] Annabelle Comes Home: Available On Blu-ray & DVD October 8, 2019 From Warner Bros

[Blu-Ray Review] Annabelle Comes Home: Available On Blu-ray & DVD October 8, 2019 From Warner Bros 1Annabelle Comes Home [Blu-Ray] amazon-cart-logo

Director: Gary Dauberman

Cast: Mckenna Grace, Madison Iseman, Katie Sarife

Release Date: October 8, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Determined to keep Annabelle from wreaking more havoc on innocent victims, demonologists Ed (Patrick Wilson) and Lorraine Warren (Vera Farmiga) lock the possessed doll in their home’s special artifact room, placing her behind sacred glass. But when the doll escapes and awakens the room’s evil spirits, it conjures up an unholy night of horror for the Warrens’ daughter and her friends as they desperately battle to bring Annabelle’s reign of terror to an end. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] Annabelle Comes Home: Available On Blu-ray & DVD October 8, 2019 From Warner Bros”

[Blu-Ray Review] MA: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal 2

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

[Blu-Ray Review] MA: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal 3MA [Blu-Ray] amazon-cart-logo

Director: Tate Taylor

Cast: Octavia Spencer, Juliette Lewis, Diana Silvers

Release Date: September 3, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 5/10
Disc Rating: 7.5/10

Synopsis:

Everybody’s welcome at Ma’s. But good luck getting home safe. Sue Ann (Oscar® winner Octavia Spencer) is a lonely woman who keeps to herself in a quiet Ohio town. When a local teenage girl asks Sue Ann to buy some booze for her group of friends, she decides to make some new friends of her own and offers her basement for the kids to party. They just have to follow a few simple house rules: Someone has to stay sober. Don’t curse. Never go upstairs. And call her “Ma.” As Ma’s hospitality curdles into obsession, what began as a teenage dream turns into a terrorizing nightmare, and Ma’s place goes from the best place in town to the worst place on earth. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] MA: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] Killers Anonymous: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Lionsgate 4

[Blu-Ray Review] Killers Anonymous: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Lionsgate

[Blu-Ray Review] Killers Anonymous: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Lionsgate 5Killers Anonymous [Blu-Ray] amazon-cart-logo

Director: Martin Owen

Cast: Tommy Flanagan, Rhyon Nicole Brown, Gary Oldman

Release Date: August 27, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Tensions mount at Killers Anonymous, a support group for killers, as the members of the group try to unravel a mystery: Which one of them is responsible for the assassination attempt on a U.S. senator that has the police in the city on high alert? Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] Killers Anonymous: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Lionsgate”

[Blu-Ray Review] Avengers: Endgame: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Marvel Studios 6

[Blu-Ray Review] Avengers: Endgame: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Marvel Studios

[Blu-Ray Review] Avengers: Endgame: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Marvel Studios 7Avengers: Endgame [Blu-Ray]

Directors: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo

Release Date: August 13, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

The fourth installment in the Avengers saga is the culmination of 22 interconnected Marvel films and the climax of an epic journey. The world’s greatest heroes will finally understand just how fragile our reality is – and the sacrifices that must be made to uphold it – in a story of friendship, teamwork and setting aside differences to overcome an impossible obstacle. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] Avengers: Endgame: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Marvel Studios”

[Blu-Ray Review] Pokémon Detective Pikachu: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Warner Bros 8

[Blu-Ray Review] Pokémon Detective Pikachu: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Warner Bros

[Blu-Ray Review] Pokémon Detective Pikachu: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Warner Bros 9Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2D) [Blu-Ray] amazon-cart-logo

Director: Rob Letterman

Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton

Release Date: August 6, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 8/10
Disc Rating: 8.5/10

Synopsis:

When detective Harry Goodman goes missing, his son Tim (Justice Smith) and Harry’s former Pokémon partner Detective Pikachu (Ryan Reynolds) join forces to unravel the tangled mystery. Chasing clues together on an epic adventure through Ryme City, they uncover a shocking plot that could destroy the whole Pokémon universe. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] Pokémon Detective Pikachu: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Warner Bros”

[Blu-Ray Review] UglyDolls: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal 10

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

[Blu-Ray Review] UglyDolls: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal 11UglyDolls (Sing-Along Edition) [Blu-Ray] amazon-cart-logo

Director: Kelly Asbury

Cast: Kelly Clarkson, Nick Jonas, Janelle Monáe (VOICES)

Release Date: July 30, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 4/10
Disc Rating: 7/10

Synopsis:

Unconventionality rules in UglyDolls, a musical adventure featuring the singing and acting voices of Kelly Clarkson, Nick Jonas, Janelle Monáe, Blake Shelton and Pitbull. In Uglyville, weird is celebrated, strange is special and beauty is embraced as more than simply meets the eye. When Moxy and the UglyDolls discover Perfection, a town where dolls are seen through a strict model of attractiveness, they confront what it means to be different, struggle with their desire to be loved, and ultimately discover that you don’t have to be perfect to be amazing. Featuring original songs and an all-star cast including Wanda Sykes and Gabriel Iglesias, UglyDolls is “a movie you’ll want to watch again, and again!” (Naz Perez, Fandango) Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] UglyDolls: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Pet Sematary’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD July 9, 2019 From Paramount 12

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Pet Sematary’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD July 9, 2019 From Paramount

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Pet Sematary’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD July 9, 2019 From Paramount 13Pet Sematary (2019) [Blu-Ray] amazon-cart-logo

Directors: Kevin Kölsch, Dennis Widmyer

Cast: Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz, John Lithgow

Release Date: July 9, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 8/10
Disc Rating: 8.5/10

Synopsis:

After the Creed family relocates from Boston to rural Maine, they soon discover an ancient burial ground hidden deep in the woods near their new home. When tragedy strikes, the grief-stricken father is driven by the cemetery’s sinister power, setting off a perilous chain of events that unleashes an unfathomable evil with horrific consequences.  Some secrets are best left buried in this twisted thriller. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Pet Sematary’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD July 9, 2019 From Paramount”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Dumbo’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD June 25, 2019 From Disney 14

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Dumbo’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD June 25, 2019 From Disney

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Dumbo’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD June 25, 2019 From Disney 15Dumbo (2019) [Blu-Ray]

Director: Tim Burton

Cast: Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito

Release Date: June 25, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

A Disney legend returns for a whole new generation. Acclaimed director Tim Burton presents the reimagined Dumbo. Dreams soar all the way to the Big Top when a baby elephant that can fly saves the day! Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Dumbo’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD June 25, 2019 From Disney”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Captain Marvel’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD June 11, 2019 From Marvel Studios 16

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Captain Marvel’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD June 11, 2019 From Marvel Studios

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Captain Marvel’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD June 11, 2019 From Marvel Studios 17Captain Marvel [Blu-Ray]

Directors: Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck

Cast: Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn

Release Date: June 11, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Set in the 1990s, “Captain Marvel” is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe that introduces the MCU’s first stand-alone, female-franchise title character—Carol Danvers aka Captain Marvel. When we first meet Danvers, she already possesses her superhero powers, having left her earthly life behind and become a member of an intergalactic elite Kree military team called Starforce, led by their enigmatic commander, Yon-Rogg. But after Danvers has trained and worked with the Starforce team, and become a valued member­, she finds herself back on Earth with new questions about her past. While on Earth she quickly lands on the radar of Nick Fury, and they must work together against a formidable enemy in the form of the Skrulls—the notorious Marvel bad guys made even more dangerous by their shape-shifting abilities—and their leader, Talos, who is spearheading a Skrull invasion of Earth. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Captain Marvel’: Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & DVD June 11, 2019 From Marvel Studios”

[4DX Movie Review] ‘Godzilla: King Of The Monsters’ Is An Explosive, Monster-Sized Good Time That Stomps Even Harder In 4DX: Now Playing in 4DX & in Theaters Everywhere From Warner Bros 18

[4DX Movie Review] ‘Godzilla: King Of The Monsters’ Is An Explosive, Monster-Sized Good Time That Stomps Even Harder In 4DX: Now Playing in 4DX & in Theaters Everywhere From Warner Bros

[4DX Movie Review] ‘Godzilla: King Of The Monsters’ Is An Explosive, Monster-Sized Good Time That Stomps Even Harder In 4DX: Now Playing in 4DX & in Theaters Everywhere From Warner Bros 19Godzilla: King Of The Monsters (4DX)

Director: Michael Dougherty

Cast: Kyle Chandler, Vera Farmiga, Millie Bobby Brown

Release Date: May 28, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 8/10

Synopsis:

Following the global success of “Godzilla” and “Kong: Skull Island” comes the next chapter in Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ cinematic MonsterVerse, an epic action adventure that pits Godzilla against some of the most popular monsters in pop culture history. The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species—thought to be mere myths—rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity’s very existence hanging in the balance. Continue reading “[4DX Movie Review] ‘Godzilla: King Of The Monsters’ Is An Explosive, Monster-Sized Good Time That Stomps Even Harder In 4DX: Now Playing in 4DX & in Theaters Everywhere From Warner Bros”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From DreamWorks & Universal 20

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From DreamWorks & Universal

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From DreamWorks & Universal 21How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World [Blu-Ray] amazon-cart-logo

Director: Dean DeBlois

Cast: Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera, Cate Blanchett (VOICES)

Release Date: May 21, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

From DreamWorks Animation comes a surprising tale about growing up, finding the courage to face the unknown… and how nothing can ever train you to let go. What began as an unlikely friendship between an adolescent Viking and a fearsome Night Fury dragon has become an epic trilogy spanning their lives. When the sudden appearance of a female Light Fury coincides with the darkest threat their village has ever faced, Hiccup and Toothless must journey to a hidden world thought only to exist in myth. In this last chapter, Hiccup and Toothless will finally discover their true destinies, and dragon and rider will fight together to protect everything they’ve grown to treasure. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From DreamWorks & Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Cold Pursuit’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Lionsgate 22

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

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Cold Pursuit’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Lionsgate 23Cold Pursuit [Blu-Ray] amazon-cart-logo

Director: Hans Petter Moland

Cast: Liam Neeson, Tom Bateman, Tom Jackson

Release Date: May 14, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Featuring a wildly entertaining mix of dynamic action and dark humor, Cold Pursuit stars Liam Neeson as Nels Coxman, a snowplow driver whose quiet family life is upended after his son’s murder. Nels begins a vengeful hunt for Viking, the drug lord he holds responsible for the killing, eliminating Viking’s associates one by one. As Nels draws closer to Viking, his actions bring even more unexpected and violent consequences, as he proves that revenge is all in the execution. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Cold Pursuit’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Lionsgate”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Triple Threat’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Well GO USA 24

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Triple Threat’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Well GO USA

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Triple Threat’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Well GO USA 25Triple Threat [Blu-Ray] amazon-cart-logo

Director: Jesse V. Johnson

Cast: Tony Jaa, Iko Uwais, Tiger Chen

Release Date: May 14, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

This breakneck thriller teams over half a dozen of the world’s biggest action stars for the martial arts film event of the year. When a hit contract is taken out on a billionaire’s daughter (Celina Jade) intent on bringing down a major crime syndicate, a team of wanted mercenaries (Tony Jaa, Tiger Chen) must take on a group of professional assassins (Scott Adkins, Michael Jai White, Michael Bisping) to stop them from hitting their target. Also featuring Iko Uwais and Jeeja Yanin. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Triple Threat’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Well GO USA”

[Movie Review] ‘The Poison Rose’ Is A Faithful, Engaging Throwback To Classic Private Eye Film Noir Boosted A Stellar Cast: Arrives In Select Theaters & On Demand May 24, 2019 From Lionsgate 26

[Movie Review] ‘The Poison Rose’ Is A Faithful, Engaging Throwback To Classic Private Eye Film Noir Boosted A Stellar Cast: Arrives In Select Theaters & On Demand May 24, 2019 From Lionsgate

[Movie Review] ‘The Poison Rose’ Is A Faithful, Engaging Throwback To Classic Private Eye Film Noir Boosted A Stellar Cast: Arrives In Select Theaters & On Demand May 24, 2019 From Lionsgate 27The Poison Rose

Director: George Gallo

Cast: John Travolta, Morgan Freeman, Famke Janssen

Release Date: May 24, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 7.5/10

Synopsis:

John Travolta, Morgan Freeman, Famke Janssen, Ella Bleu Travolta, Robert Patrick, and Brendan Fraser lend their talents to this searing detective thriller. Travolta plays Carson Philips, a hard-drinking L.A. private eye who takes a case in his old hometown of Galveston, Texas. While searching for a missing woman, Philips must confront a crime boss (Freeman), a shady doctor (Fraser), a sexy club singer (Kat Graham), his former lover (Janssen) — and his own dark, disturbing past. Continue reading “[Movie Review] ‘The Poison Rose’ Is A Faithful, Engaging Throwback To Classic Private Eye Film Noir Boosted A Stellar Cast: Arrives In Select Theaters & On Demand May 24, 2019 From Lionsgate”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Happy Death Day 2U’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal 28

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Happy Death Day 2U’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Happy Death Day 2U’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal 29Happy Death Day 2U [Blu-Ray] amazon-cart-logo

Director: Christopher Landon

Cast: Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Suraj Sharma

Release Date: May 14, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

It’s déjà vu all over again for Tree Gelbman, the snarky sorority sister who solved her own murder by repeatedly reliving her death. When the masked campus killer mysteriously returns to terrorize new targets, Tree cycles through another time loop of clever chills and suspense in Happy Death Day 2U, the inventive follow-up to Blumhouse’s hit thriller Happy Death Day. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Happy Death Day 2U’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Universal”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Warner Bros 30

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Warner Bros

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Warner Bros 31The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2D) [Blu-Ray] amazon-cart-logo

Director: Mike Mitchell

Cast: Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett (VOICES)

Release Date: May 7, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are now facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO® invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than it can be rebuilt. The battle to defeat the invaders and restore harmony to the LEGO universe will take Emmet (Chris Pratt), Lucy (Elizabeth Banks), Batman (Will Arnett) and their friends to faraway, unexplored worlds, including a galaxy filled with fantastic planets, strange characters and catchy new songs. It will test their courage, creativity and Master Building skills, and reveal just how special they really are. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part’: Now Available On 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Warner Bros”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Fighting With My Family’ Director’s Cut: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From MGM & Universal 32

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Fighting With My Family’ Director’s Cut: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From MGM & Universal

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Fighting With My Family’ Director’s Cut: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From MGM & Universal 33Fighting With My Family (Director’s Cut) [Blu-Ray] amazon-cart-logo

Director: Stephen Merchant

Cast: Florence Pugh, Lena Headey, Nick Frost

Release Date: May 14, 2019

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

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

Synopsis:

Born into a tight-knit wrestling family, Paige and her brother Zak are ecstatic when they get the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to try out for WWE. But when only Paige earns a spot in the competitive training program, she must leave her family and face this new, cut-throat world alone. Based on the incredible true story, this heartwarming comedy follows Paige as she proves that what makes her different is the very thing that can make her a star. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Fighting With My Family’ Director’s Cut: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From MGM & Universal”