Night School

Kevin Hart's $20 million+ opening hot streak at the box office continues this week with Night School which brought in $28 million to add to the actor's run of every one of his films since 2004's Soul Plane opening to more than $20 million ...


For obvious reasons, there are a lot of horror titles hitting blu-ray retailers this week that we’d like to see on our shelves including the Annabelle: 2-Film Collection, The Night Stalker (1972), Trick ‘r Treat FYE Exclusive SteelBook / Limited Edition, The First Purge, Blood Fest, and The Spiral Staircase, in addition to several 2 Film Collections which we’ll get into in a bit ...

Superman 1978 Blu-ray 40th Anniversary

Superman is turning 40 and to celebrate the Man of Steel's birthday, Warner Bros. have announced that it is giving the Richard Donner classic 1978 film Superman a brand new 4K blu-ray treatment that will be available for purchase on November 6th in the form of an Ultra-HD Blu-ray combo and digital pack ...

Solo: A Star Wars Story

There are tons of horror titles ready to take a creaky stroll into the light of blu-ray and/or 4K Ultra HD this week with John Carpenter's 1978 classic Halloween leading the pack while Christian Bale's American Psycho, the revival of the Puppet Master franchise in the form of Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich, and John Boorman's Exorcist II; The Heretic close behind

BlackkKlansmanUniversal has just released the date and details on the home video release of Spike Lee's BLACKkKlANSMAN. The film, based on the book Black Klansman by Ron Stallworth, will be available on Digital next month on October 23, followed on November 6th with the 4K Ultra HD and blu-ray debuts ...

The House With the Clock in its Walls

Ads we approach Halloween, it should be no surprise that Eli Roth is making noise at the weekend box office. But what is surprising is that he's doing it with a conventional fantasy release. His The House With the Clock in its Walls beat expectations and ended up with a $26.8 million take ...

Forty Guns - Blu-rayThe Criterion Collection just announced the titles for its upcoming December slate of blu-ray releases... and it is a good one. Some of the titles on the schedule have been rumored to be coming for some time, such as

Jurassic World Blu-rayThe most anticipated blu-ray releases for the week of September 18, 2018 are Universal Studios Home Entertainment's Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Shout! Factory's Steelbook Blu-ray Ultra HD release of 1986's Platoon, Warner Bros.'s Supergirl: The Complete Third Season. and one that really interests us, Kino Lorber's release of Pink Panther Cartoon Collection Volume 3

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) - Special Edition Blu-rayOlive Films just announced that they will be releasing a Signature Edition Blu-ray of the 1956 classic Don Siegel sci-fi film Invasion of the Body Snatchers next month on October 16, 2018.

The Predator

It has been a full decade since we've seen a predator stalking the weekend box office, but the dread-locked alien is back, and though The Predator takes the number one slot, Fox is most certainly disappointed with its – relatively-speaking – paltry $24 million take ...

Night of the Living Dead Restored ScreeningJust in time for Halloween, George A. Romero's Night of the Living Dead is returning from the grave to haunt theaters once again. But this isn't the same version you've been watching at midnight screenings for the last 50 years.

Scooby-Doo and the Gourmet Ghost - DVD StreamingFire up the Mystery Machine! Warner Bros. is back in the Scooby-Doo game with a new movie from their animation arm called Scooby-Doo and the Gourmet Ghost. And it is now available on DVD and digital download. You can watch the trailer and an exclusive clip of the film below.

The Nun

The Nun took on IT this weekend in a crazy little roundabout way by becoming the second highest September draw of all time behind Andy Muschietti's Stephen King adaptation with a $53 million haul at the box office. American audiences weren't the  ...

DisneyAs is the case with almost anything on the internet, content is king. And that certainly holds true with the direct-to-consumer video streaming business where Netflix holds court as the almighty ruler of online streaming with around 130 million subscribers...

Crazy Rich Asians

The raunchy puppet comedy The Happytime Murders failed to score big in a weekend that saw Crazy Rich Asians take the top spot at the box office for the second straight week in a row ...

universal monster bluray1Good news Ghouls and Boils! The most iconic monsters of all time are finally coming home to blu-ray thanks to Universal's release of all 30 of its classic monster films in HD... for the first time ever. And just in time for Halloween!

Halloween 4k UltraHD Combo Pack Details

We've known that John Carpenter's 1978 classic Halloween was getting new life this fall when rumors came out last month that the film was going to be released with a brand spanking new 4K transfer. Well, those rumors have since been proven true and ...

Crazy Rich AsiansThe prehistoric shark thriller The Meg, starring Jason Statham took a big bite out of the weekend box office with a $44.5 million haul while subsequently knocking Tom Cruise's sixth venture into the Mission: Impossible franchise, Mission: Impossible - Fallout, from its three

Body MeltThe movie freaks over at Vinegar Syndrome have released a list of their upcoming blu-ray titles for September. And it is glorious with Body Melt and The House on Tombstone Hill headlining the upcoming releases. The film restoration and distribution company are now taking pre-orders ...

The MegThe prehistoric shark thriller The Meg, starring Jason Statham took a big bite out of the weekend box office with a $44.5 million haul while subsequently knocking Tom Cruise's sixth venture into the Mission: Impossible franchise, Mission: Impossible - Fallout, from its three

Tag (2018) - Blu-ray To celebrate the coming home video release of Tag, the riotously funny comedy film starring Jeremy Renner, Ed Helms, and Jake Johnson, we're giving away three copies of the movie on blu-ray. True story! We're not kidding.

wreck it ralph2 posterWreck-it-Ralph broke the box office back in 2012 (has it really been that long?) when its delightfully nostalgic little film pulled in a whopping $470 million at the world-wide box office which included the highest opening weekend ever for a Walt Disney Animation Studios film at the time of release

The Shape of WaterThe lights are dimmed, the floors are swept, and the curtain has drawn on yet another Oscar presentation. Say what you will about the jokes, the bits, and the statements made the night's presentation, but we should all be happy that a ...


The Shape of WaterThe Day is finally upon us. The one day out the year that the sun will cut through the choking smog and blinding haze to finally shine its golden rays on Hollywood as the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences tells us how little we know about movies with its 90th Annual Academy Awards presentation this Sunday evening.


john hughsDear Mr. John Hughes,

This love letter is long overdue.  I know that now.  But something, not even on the news of your death in 2009, would let me compose it until now.  I guess I needed time.  Or maturation.  Something you were always against, I’m sure.  I look at the arc of your movies, starting with the success of your one-two punch of Vacation and Mr. Mom and ending...

Get OutAs yet another movie season draws to a close, it's time to not only shake or heads in disbelief at the year's disastrous box office totals, but also time to take a fond look back at the list of the best movies 2017 had to offer ...

Get OutGet Out, writer/director Jordan Peele's darkly funny horror film and Call Me By Your Name, the story of a young boy who meets a visiting American while on vacation with his family, took home the lion's share of prizes as the Kansas City Film Critics Circle handed out their 52nd Annual James Loutzenhizer Awards for the best in film for 2017.

alien resurrection artWith Alien: Covenant having hit screens in 2017, we thought we’d take a trip back and explore one of the most successful and often turbulent franchises in cinema history. This six part article series will take you from the beginning, through all the twists and turns, all the way through to Ridley Scott’s latest entry into the Alien legacy.

The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association voted the fantasy romance The Shape of Water as the best film of 2017, according to the results of its 24th annual critics' poll released today. ...


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