Fresh on DVD: ‘STEP’ breaks through documentary structure with story of hope

October 16th, 2017 | Blu-ray Review, Interviews, Movie Interview | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor STEP Rated PG, 83 minutes. Director: Amanda Lipitz Cast: Blessin Giraldo, Cori Grainger, Tayla Solomon and Paula Dofat Have you ever watched a movie where you got so wrapped up in the story that, by the end, the characters felt like your own blood and family? It’s pretty common among television series, because we spend so much time with a show’s cast as they journey from one season to the next. But to get those ...

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Fresh on 4K Ultra HD: ‘KICK-ASS’ – an unbeatable addition to high-quality home entertainment

October 5th, 2017 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Connor Bynum // Film Critic With every passing week, the list of titles available on 4K UHD Blu-ray grows ever longer. This makes perfect sense as more and more films are shot with 4K in mind. However, Lionsgate Home Entertainment seems determined to re-release past titles with an apparent randomness akin to pulling names out of a hat. Still, as strange as it may be, there isn’t much reason to complain if these older films translate well into Ultra High ...

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Fresh on Disc: ‘RAW’, CBS’s TV Series, ‘MR. MOM’ and much more

September 5th, 2017 | Blu-ray Review | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Editor When we watch movies, we often can see ourselves reflected on screen because of a filmmaker’s specificity. No matter how extreme the subject, the more detailed a director is with his or her film, the more you’ll connect, because individuality is what unites us. RAW Rated R, 99 minutes. Director: Julia Ducournau Cast: Garance Marillier, Ella Rumpf, Rabah Nait Oufella, Laurent Lucas and Joana Preiss Available Tuesday on DVD ...

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