Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘IN THE MOUTH OF MADNESS’ and ‘MEMOIRS OF AN INVISIBLE MAN’

July 30th, 2018 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor Pablo Picasso once said, “Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.” All art is an illusion, but it can teach us a lot about ourselves. Whether it’s a movie that sees a masked killer chasing Jamie Lee Curtis around or Roddy Piper sporting some shades to witness an alien invasion, film can educate as much as it entertains. IN THE MOUTH OF MADNESS Rated R, 95 minutes. Director: John ...

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Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘READY PLAYER ONE’ and ‘SUPER TROOPERS 2’

July 26th, 2018 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

James Cole Clay // Film Critic READY PLAYER ONE Rated PG-13, 140 minutes. Director: Steven Speilberg Cast: Tye Sheridan, Ben Mendelsohn, Olivia Cooke, Lena Waithe and Mark Rylance Steven Spielberg’s READY PLAYER ONE is a messy movie, filled with busy CGI and pop culture references galore that make you point and say, “Oh yeah! I think I know that thing.” Plus, there's a ridiculous message about the way we consume media. It seems like this vomiting of ...

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Fresh on Blu-ray: ‘BULL DURHAM’ on Criterion, ‘THE CURSE OF THE CAT PEOPLE’ and ‘YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE’

July 16th, 2018 | Blu-ray Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor BULL DURHAM (1988) Rated R, 108 minutes. Director: Ron Shelton Cast: Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins, Trey Wilson, Robert Wuhl, William O'Leary and David Neidorf Available today on Blu-ray and DVD through the Criterion Collection. You can love a movie with characters named Crash Davis and Ebby Calvin ‘Nuke’ LaLoosh. You can love a romantic-comedy sports film about giving up on a certain phase of ...

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