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 ...


Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘THE MAN WHO KILLED HITLER AND THEN THE BIGFOOT’ – a surprising character study rather than a B-movie exploration

May 2nd, 2019 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Travis Leamons // Film Critic THE MAN WHO KILLE HITLER AND THEN THE BIGFOOT Not rated, 98 minutes.Director: Robert D. KrzykowskiCast: Sam Elliott, Aidan Turner, Ron Livingston, Sean Bridgers, Larry Miller, Caitlin FitzGerald, Ellar Coltrane and Rizwan Manji When Bigfoot is no match for Sam Elliott’s mustache Not all heroes wear capes, or suits of iron, or wield a powerful hammer. Sometimes they’re just men whose youthful exuberance fades ...


Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘THE KID WHO WOULD BE KING,’ welcome every 12-year-old’s new favorite movie

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

James C. Clay // Film Critic THE KID WHO WOULD BE KING Rated PG, 117 minutes.Director: Joe CornishCast: Louis Serkis, Dean Chaumoo, Angus Imrie, Tom Taylor, Rhianna Dorris, Rebecca Ferguson and Patrick Stewart A film as charming and indelible as  THE KID WHO WOULD BE KING should have had more eyeballs pointed in its direction. Joe Cornish, who gave John Boyega his claim to fame in ATTACK THE BLOCK before the STAR WARS sequel-trilogy, is in touch with ...