Action
As long as there are aging action stars, “The Expendables” franchise will continue. They’ve apparently got nothing better to do. Sylvester Stallone continues to assemble his contemporaries, all eligible for […]

Blu-ray Review: The Expendables 3

As long as there are aging action stars, “The Expendables” franchise will continue. They’ve apparently got nothing better to do. Sylvester Stallone continues to assemble his contemporaries, all eligible for […]

Puerto Rico may be a part of the United States, but it looks more like a third-world country in “Reclaim.” This poorly written thriller is about an American couple (Ryan […]

Blu-ray Review: Reclaim

Puerto Rico may be a part of the United States, but it looks more like a third-world country in “Reclaim.” This poorly written thriller is about an American couple (Ryan […]

Some nifty special effects in search of a story. “Into the Storm” is a disaster. About disasters. Tornadoes. I open with a generalization. Choosing the “found footage” style of filmmaking […]

Blu-ray Review: Into the Storm

Some nifty special effects in search of a story. “Into the Storm” is a disaster. About disasters. Tornadoes. I open with a generalization. Choosing the “found footage” style of filmmaking […]

Horror
One of the best things about growing up was enjoying those crazy, goofy horror flicks of the 1950’s and 60’s. Horror icon Vincent Price worked in Hollywood for decades, before […]

Blu-ray Review: The Vincent Price Collection II

One of the best things about growing up was enjoying those crazy, goofy horror flicks of the 1950’s and 60’s. Horror icon Vincent Price worked in Hollywood for decades, before […]

Yes, the inmates are running the asylum. Or, else the medical staff at “Stonehearst Asylum” is the most eccentric collection of caregivers in 19th century England. Edgar Allan Poe’s short […]

Movie Review: Stonehearst Asylum (Eliza Graves)

Yes, the inmates are running the asylum. Or, else the medical staff at “Stonehearst Asylum” is the most eccentric collection of caregivers in 19th century England. Edgar Allan Poe’s short […]

Dracula, the Wolf Man, Frankenstein’s monster, the Invisible Man and the Mummy are all here. And, they are all together for the first time in this monstrously good box set, […]

DVD Review: Universal Classic Monsters-Complete 30-Film Collection

Dracula, the Wolf Man, Frankenstein’s monster, the Invisible Man and the Mummy are all here. And, they are all together for the first time in this monstrously good box set, […]

Sci-Fi / Fantasy
Bring it on, Norway. “Ragnarök” is a fantasy adventure that’s really impressive. And, although it can be a bit too scary for younger children, most of the family will be […]

Blu-ray Review: Ragnarok

Bring it on, Norway. “Ragnarök” is a fantasy adventure that’s really impressive. And, although it can be a bit too scary for younger children, most of the family will be […]

Kudos to Christopher Nolan for trying. “Interstellar” almost makes it. But, the science fiction adventure film crashes after blast-off. And, it’s a real shame, because we were counting on Nolan […]

Movie Review: Interstellar

Kudos to Christopher Nolan for trying. “Interstellar” almost makes it. But, the science fiction adventure film crashes after blast-off. And, it’s a real shame, because we were counting on Nolan […]

Okay, I’m naturally prone to like director Doug Liman and mega-star Tom Cruise, so why didn’t I go whole-hog for “Edge of Tomorrow?” It would be a natural for me, […]

Blu-ray Review: Edge of Tomorrow

Okay, I’m naturally prone to like director Doug Liman and mega-star Tom Cruise, so why didn’t I go whole-hog for “Edge of Tomorrow?” It would be a natural for me, […]