Fresh on 4K: ‘RAMPAGE’ greatly improves its entertainment with an upscale treatment

July 17th, 2018 | 4K Ultra HD, Reviews | 0 Comment

Connor Bynum // Film Critic RAMPAGE Rated PG-13, 107 minutes. Director: Brad Peyton Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Naomie Harris, Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Malin Akerman Available today on 4K Ultra HD. When I reviewed RAMPAGE in the theaters earlier this year, I was not shy in my negative feelings toward it. The fact that it happens to be the highest-rated film adaptation of a video game (currently sitting at 52% on Rotten Tomatoes) should only indicate that ...

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Fresh on 4K: ‘PACIFIC RIM: UPRISING’ a less-than-stellar sequel that gets by with stunning visuals

June 22nd, 2018 | 4K Ultra HD, Reviews | 0 Comment

Connor Bynum // Film Critic PACIFIC RIM: UPRISING Rated PG-13, 111 minutes. Director: Steven S. DeKnight Cast: John Boyega, Scott Eastwood, Cailee Spaeny, Burn Gorman, Charlie Day, Tian Jing, Jin Zhang and Rinko Kikuchi When I reviewed PACIFIC RIM: UPRISING in theaters earlier this year, I found that while it offered improvements over its predecessor in terms of action, it suffered even more so in its character development. That being said, I ...

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Fresh on 4K: ‘TOMB RAIDER’ climbs the peak of high quality home entertainment

June 12th, 2018 | 4K Ultra HD, Reviews | 0 Comment

Connor Bynum // Film Critic TOMB RAIDER Rated PG-13, 118 minutes. Director: Roar Uthaug Starring: Alicia Vikander, Dominic West, Walton Goggins, Daniel Wu, Kristin Scott Thomas and Derek Jacobi When I reviewed TOMB RAIDER in theaters earlier this year, I gave it a favorable score in spite of the titular character lacking certain traits that defined the video games from which the film draws inspiration. Overall, it was a fun time and a vast improvement ...

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