Action
A good old-fashioned crime thriller. That’s what we needed about now. And, “A Walk Among the Tombstones” fits the bill nicely. Liam Neeson plays an unlicensed private investigator, who makes […]

Movie Review: A Walk Among the Tombstones

A good old-fashioned crime thriller. That’s what we needed about now. And, “A Walk Among the Tombstones” fits the bill nicely. Liam Neeson plays an unlicensed private investigator, who makes […]

This is the year “Boardwalk Empire” jumped the shark. And, what a shame. The first three seasons of this premium gangster drama were excellent. Season Four is just “meh.” And, […]

Blu-ray Review: Boardwalk Empire-The Complete Fourth Season

This is the year “Boardwalk Empire” jumped the shark. And, what a shame. The first three seasons of this premium gangster drama were excellent. Season Four is just “meh.” And, […]

A most impressive collection.  This particular batch of TV movies featuring Raymond Burr as the sleuthing attorney, Perry Mason, is perhaps the best written of all the Mason teleplays from […]

DVD Review: Perry Mason Movie Collection Volume 3

A most impressive collection.  This particular batch of TV movies featuring Raymond Burr as the sleuthing attorney, Perry Mason, is perhaps the best written of all the Mason teleplays from […]

Horror
Mysterious guy talks his way into the home of your typical American family. Something is wrong. The audience suspects the stranger will flip out in some fashion. Hey, anyone walking […]

Movie Review: The Guest

Mysterious guy talks his way into the home of your typical American family. Something is wrong. The audience suspects the stranger will flip out in some fashion. Hey, anyone walking […]

An overwhelmingly unoriginal thriller. “The Sacrament” borrows heavily, if not totally, from the 1978 Jonestown Massacre. But, it can’t get the chills that even a bad documentary on Jonestown could […]

Blu-ray Review: The Sacrament

An overwhelmingly unoriginal thriller. “The Sacrament” borrows heavily, if not totally, from the 1978 Jonestown Massacre. But, it can’t get the chills that even a bad documentary on Jonestown could […]

What a nightmare! “A Haunted House 2″ is the kind of film that gives lowbrow comedy a bad name. It’s just like the original, screamingly stupid. Marlan Wayans tries his best […]

Blu-ray Review: A Haunted House 2

What a nightmare! “A Haunted House 2″ is the kind of film that gives lowbrow comedy a bad name. It’s just like the original, screamingly stupid. Marlan Wayans tries his best […]

Sci-Fi / Fantasy
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, […]

The Amazing Spider-Man turns into a bit of a horse’s butt. Maybe it’s his radioactive blood. Or, could it be Andrew Garfield in “The Amazing Spider-Man 2?” Okay, I don’t […]

Blu-ray Review: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

The Amazing Spider-Man turns into a bit of a horse’s butt. Maybe it’s his radioactive blood. Or, could it be Andrew Garfield in “The Amazing Spider-Man 2?” Okay, I don’t […]

Are you making “Guardians of the Galaxy” for Marvel Comics fans?  Or, do you want everyone to come along for the ride?  I asked myself those questions and more during […]

Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy

Are you making “Guardians of the Galaxy” for Marvel Comics fans?  Or, do you want everyone to come along for the ride?  I asked myself those questions and more during […]