Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘NINJA III’ and ‘ABOMINABLE’ – creatures and spirits shed blood in home horror releases

June 14th, 2018 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor Summer is a great season for blockbusters and indie dramas, but it’s also a great time for horror movie collectors to stock up on their Halloween-friendly titles before the holiday rolls around. This week has two restored genre films ready to scare and entertain. NINJA III: THE DOMINATION [Collector's Edition] Rated R, 92 minutes. Director: Sam Firstenberg Starring: Lucinda Dickey, Shô Kosugi, Jordan Bennett, David ...


Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘THE STRANGERS: PREY AT NIGHT’ – an unwelcome guest to series

June 12th, 2018 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

James Cole Clay// Film Critic THE STRANGERS: PREY AT NIGHT Rated R, 85 minutes Director: Johannes Roberts Starring: Bailee Madison, Christina Hendricks, Martin Henderson, Lewis Pullman Horror sequels are fine. Some are good. Most are disappointing. But they are there just for fun. 2008's THE STRANGERS is certainly not an enjoyable home invasion film; it's quite frightening and not one you’d want to watch home alone late at night. THE STRANGERS: PREY AT ...


Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘EVERY DAY’ and the curious case of cosmic romance

June 7th, 2018 | Blu-ray Review, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

James Cole Clay // Film Critic EVERY DAY Rated PG-13, 97 minutes Director: Michael Sucsy Starring: Angourie Rice, Justice Smith, Maria Bello, Jacob Batalon, Owen Teague EVERY DAY is based on the YA novel of the same name by David Levithan, but its premise has more intelligence and heart than meets the eye. In execution, director Michael Sucsy (THE VOW) takes on a story that exposes a diverse message that’s worth championing even if the cosmic idea exceeds ...