[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Bad Education’; Now Available On Blu-ray From HBO - Warner Archive 1

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Bad Education’; Now Available On Blu-ray From HBO – Warner Archive

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Director: Cory Finley

Cast: Hugh Jackman, Allison Janney, Geraldine Viswanathan

Release Date: September 8, 2020

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 8/10
Disc Rating: 7/10

Synopsis:

HBO Films® presents Hugh Jackman in Bad Education, a critically acclaimed dark comedy based on the unbelievable true story of a scandal that rocked a Long Island school district in the mid-2000s. Jackman delivers a grade-A performance as smooth-talking, charismatic superintendent Frank Tassone. While turning Roslyn High School into one of the nation’s best, Frank and district business manager Pam Gluckin (Allison Janney) have been perpetrating the largest public-school embezzlement in U.S. history. But when a tenacious young reporter from the school paper begins to investigate, both Frank and his audacious scheme begin to unravel. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Bad Education’; Now Available On Blu-ray From HBO – Warner Archive”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Big Sick’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Lionsgate 3

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Big Sick’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Lionsgate

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Director: Michael Showalter

Cast: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter

Release Date: September 19, 2017

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Film Rating: 9.5/10
Disc Rating: 7.5/10

Synopsis:

Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, The Big Sick tells the story of Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail (Nanjiani), who connects with grad student Emily (Kazan) after one of his stand-up sets. However, what they thought would be just a one-night stand blossoms into the real thing, which complicates the life that is expected of Kumail by his traditional Muslim parents. When Emily is beset with a mystery illness, it forces Kumail to navigate the medical crisis with her parents, Beth and Terry (Hunter and Romano) who he’s never met, while dealing with the emotional tug-of-war between his family and his heart. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘The Big Sick’: Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital From Lionsgate”

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Vinyl: The Complete First Season’: Now Available On Blu-ray & DVD From HBO 5

[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Vinyl: The Complete First Season’: Now Available On Blu-ray & DVD From HBO

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Cast: Bobby Cannavale, Paul Ben-Victor, Ray Romano

Release Date: Now Available On Blu-ray & DVD

A Review By: Kevin Lovell

Disc Rating: 8.5/10

Synopsis:

Richie Finestra (Bobby Cannavale, two-time Emmy® winner, Boardwalk Empire), the founder and president of American Century Records, is trying to save his company and soul without destroying everyone in his path. With his passion for music and discovering talent gone by the wayside, and American Century on the precipice of being sold, he has a life-altering event that reignites his love of music, but severely damages his personal life. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Vinyl: The Complete First Season’: Now Available On Blu-ray & DVD From HBO”