Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY’, ‘A STAR IS BORN’ play like your favorite pop songs

February 18th, 2019 | 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

20th Century Fox © 2018 J. Cole Clay // Film Critic The year was 2018, and it brought two mega-hit musicals to the big screen. In a way, A STAR IS BORN and BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY reinvented what musicals look like in the modern landscape. One plays like a deeply emotional experience, and it lived in a world that chronicles two musicians' love affair. Every detail Bradley Cooper brought to the screen comes from a passionate place. The film rings a bit false, ...

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Fresh from Vinegar Syndrome: ‘BLOODY NEW YEAR’

February 11th, 2019 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor BLOODY NEW YEAR (1986) Rated R, 94 minutes.Director: Norman J. WarrenCast: Suzy Aitchison, Nikki Brooks, Daniel James, Mark Powley, Catherine Roman, Julian Ronnie and Steve WilsherAvailable today on Blu-ray through Vinegar Syndrome. I’ve reviewed and talked a lot about these kind of movies before, ones that are nonsensical as soon as images start hitting the screen. However, as crazy as it must sound to give ...

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Fresh from Scream Factory: ‘VALENTINE’ and ‘THE POISON IVY COLLECTION’

February 11th, 2019 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor Ah, Valentine’s Day is upon us, and I either have some great gift ideas for you to give your special someone or cinematic escapisms that eschew the Hallmark holiday sentiment with bad romances and bloody sexcapades. VALENTINE (2001) Rated R, 96 minutes.Director: Jamie BlanksCast: Marley Shelton, David Boreanaz, Denise Richards, Jessica Capshaw, Jessica Cauffiel, Katherine Heigl, Hedy Burress and Fulvio Cecere ...

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