Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘FUNNY GAMES’, ‘HAPPY DEATH DAY 2U’ and latest Mill Creek Ent. releases rain blood

May 20th, 2019 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Courtesy of Criterion Preston Barta // Features Editor Every so often you will notice a common thread with home releases. This week's is apparently murder. So, if you like your horror, sci-fi and/or dramas with blood, these Blu-ray releases won't spare a drop on Blu-ray. FUNNY GAMES (1997) Rated R, 109 minutes.Director: Michael HanekeCast: Susanne Lothar, Ulrich Mühe, Arno Frisch, Frank Giering and Stefan ClapczynskiAvailable today on Blu-ray and ...


Oak Cliff Film Festival announces lineup including Danny Boyle’s ‘YESTERDAY’ and A24’s ‘THE FAREWELL’

May 9th, 2019 | Film Festivals, Movie News, Oak Cliff Film Festival | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor DALLAS – While AVENGERS: ENDGAME snapped the summer into effect, there’s more to the season than big-budget blockbusters. Summer is also a great time that offers an eclectic mix of absurd comedies, crowd-pleasing dramas, breakout documentaries, and under-the-radar narratives that are sure to get a dialogue going. Fortunately, you don’t have to stress to map out your cinema strategy for the months ahead because the ...


Movie Review: ‘I’LL TAKE YOUR DEAD’ buries its potential to be unique

May 3rd, 2019 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Courtesy of Shout! Studios. Preston Barta // Features Editor I'LL TAKE YOUR DEAD Not rated, 83 minutes.Director: Chad ArchibaldCast: Aidan Devine, Ava Preston, Jess Salgueiro, Ari Millen, Brandon McKnight and Michael Reventar The premise of I'LL TAKE YOUR DEAD is rife with opportunities. While watching JOHN WICK, you may have wondered, "What is it like to be part of the cleanup crew that removes the bodies Keanu Reeves makes part of his home ...