Infidel - Movie Review

Both intriguing and confounding

#Alive - Movie Review

quite effective at ramping up the spookiness

Tenet - Movie Review

An eye-popping spectacle

Bill & Ted Face the Music - Movie Review

Doesn’t miss a beat

Flash Gordon (1980) - 4K UHD Review

A cinematic treat

The Hunt - Blu-ray Review

The Hunt is On!

Jaws - 4K UHD Review

Like being transported to 1975

The Invisible Man - Movie Review

One of the great horror films

New on Blu-ray

The Rental (2020) - Movie Review

The Rental

If you’ve not yet become totally comfortable with the whole AirBnB home-sharing thing yet, then stay away from The Rental. It’s the new film from first-time director Dave Franco (yes, that Dave Franco) and it plays off the distrust many have about staying in the home of a complete stranger. Think about ...

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Film Noir: The Dark Side of Cinema III: Abandoned (1949) - Blu-ray Review

Film Noir: The Dark Side of Cinema, Volume III: Adandoned

Because, sometimes, even babies need the support of the police! Pushing a hard-hitting social commentary, Abandoned - with a colorful set of character names - takes aim at selling unwanted babies as the City of Angels becomes ground zero for black ...

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House of Wax 3D: The Warner Archive Collection (1953) - Blu-ray Review

House of Wax 3D: The Warner Archive Collection (1953)The most successful 3D film of the 1950s has finally arrived on Blu-ray.  André de Toth’s House of Wax brought Warner Bros a lot of fortune and fame during its original run in 1953 but the film is also known for something else: the rebirth of Vincent Price ...

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She Dies Tomorrow - Movie Review

She Dies TomorrowShe Dies Tomorrow opens with a close-up of an eyeball.  It is, in fact, our lead character’s eyes, and they are full of tears and lights as something incredibly atmospheric and hypnotic takes hold of her vision.  This extreme closeup is only the beginning of this incredibly disturbing thriller  ...

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Breakheart Pass (1975) - Blu-ray Review

Breakheart Pass (1975)Sometimes a classic film - or one we now consider a classic of its genre - underwhelms in its original run.  This is the curious case of Breakheart Pass, a film that continues - every five years or so - to garner more interest in it as it reaches new audiences thanks to Charles Bronson’s  ...

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Monstrous - Movie Review

MonstrousThe Adirondack Mountains are probably best known for their expansive forests and their treacherously high peaks.  There are also many wild rivers and streams perfect for traveling upon found around their bases.  Deep and darkly beautiful, this area of wildlife is still relatively primal and untamed ...

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Film Noir: The Dark Side of Cinema II: The Female Animal (1958)

Film Noir: The Dark Side of Cinema, Volume II: The Female Animal (1958)

It is said that when a woman fights for a man, she is like an ANIMAL! Vanessa Windsor (Hedy Lamarr), a spoiled Hollywood star, and her daughter, Penny (Jane Powell), fall head over heels in love with the same man, Chris Farley (George Nader), and they aren’t even aware of the other’s interest in him!  Tabloid...

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Palm Springs - Movie Review

The Hustle (2019)Hulu and Neon had no way of anticipating the future relevance of the film the pair snatched up at Sundance back in January. Considered quite a risk to shell out $22 million plus for a time-loop romantic comedy anticipated to be a long shot theatrical bet at best and a risky streaming hit ...

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See Sharks Attack From the Sky in New Trailer for SKY SHARKS

Sky SharksRemember this one? The long-gestating germ-of-an-idea called Sky Sharks first pinged our radars back in 2016 with a lot of buzz and a short teaser trailer which was soon followed by a series of posters released through the following years. ...

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Film Noir: The Dark Side of Cinema, Volume II: The Price of Fear (1956) - Blu-ray Review

Film Noir: The Dark Side of Cinema, Volume II: Thunder On The Hill (1951)

In which the nuns get it done! Thanks to the crackling cinematography of William H. Daniels (Six Bridges to Cross, Harvey, Winchester ‘73) and the performance of Claudette Colbert as Sister Mary who is haunted by the past, Thunder On The Hill roars off the screen with a fury that is relatively unmatched  ...

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