1917 - Movie Review

Big, bold, dangerous, and full of numerous iconic scenes

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood - Movie Review

Just so darn sweet and engaging

The Irishman (2019) - Movie Review

A true masterpiece

Midway - Movie Review

An embarrassing disservice

The Peanut Butter Falcon - Blu-ray Review

Just so perfect

Good Boys - Blu-ray Review

Perfect blend of shocking and poignant

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw - Blu-ray Review

Crashes and Burns

Crawl (2019) - Blu-ray Review

Pure flesh-eating B-movie delight.

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The Lion King (2019) - 4K Blu-ray Review

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Rambo: First Blood Part II - 4K Blu-ray Review

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Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark - Blu-ray Review

Scary Stories to Tell in the DarkThere are things you probably know when approaching a scary-looking house that has long been abandoned.  If you have to break a lock in order to get in, then you should probably run in the opposite direction.  Quickly.  The teenagers in this horror film, from producer ...

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Rambo III (1988) - 4K Blu-ray Review

Rambo III (1988)Three years would pass before another go around with John Rambo and produce the most (at the time) violent action movie ever made. It marked a continued tonal shift of the character that had good intentions hidden in cartoonish, ham fisted  ...

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Rambo (2008) - 4K blu-ray Review

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Road Games: Collector's Edition (1981) - Blu-ray Review

Road Games (1981)Butchering babes in motel rooms and burying them alongside the road.  That’s what you get here in this intelligently made thriller from Patrick’s Richard Franklin and smartly-written script from Everett De Roche. ...

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The Irishman - Movie Review

The IrishmanIn a scene from The Irishman, the new film from Martin Scorcese, union boss Jimmy Hoffa (Al Pacino) says to mob hitman Frank Sheeran (Robert DeNiro), “I heard you paint houses.” Frank does indeed paint houses… but not how you might expect. Frank is a mob hitman and he paints walls ...

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Pickaxe - Movie Review

PickaxeIt is during the hunt for killer Alex Black’s amulet; that’s how this slasher opens.  A young couple Paul and Dana Farmer are walking around in a forest after dark. They are hoping to find a piece of this serial killer’s property to ...

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Blinded By the Light (2019) - Blu-ray Review

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The Peanut Butter Falcon - Blu-ray Review

The Peanut Butter Falcon - Movie ReviewFeaturing a special needs character in a film is always a risky proposition that has the potential to cross that fine line between exploitation and exposition. ...

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