Action
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 […]

25 years since the début of “Twin Peaks.” Really? The first season of this horror/comedy soap opera was unbeatable entertainment. Off-the-wall funny and thrilling. Each episode made me long for […]

Blu-ray Review: Twin Peaks-The Entire Mystery

25 years since the début of “Twin Peaks.” Really? The first season of this horror/comedy soap opera was unbeatable entertainment. Off-the-wall funny and thrilling. Each episode made me long for […]

One of my longtime complaints about “B” action films is that the stories don’t support the action.  Usually, you have a string of violent set pieces with the plot seemingly […]

Blu-ray Review: Sabotage

One of my longtime complaints about “B” action films is that the stories don’t support the action.  Usually, you have a string of violent set pieces with the plot seemingly […]

Horror
Nothing creepier than a worm going up your ear canal. But, the new horror flick, “Worm,” is more like ear wax. You can’t wait to be rid of it. The […]

DVD Review: Worm

Nothing creepier than a worm going up your ear canal. But, the new horror flick, “Worm,” is more like ear wax. You can’t wait to be rid of it. The […]

Mention the name of the late actor John Vernon, and you’ve got my attention.  He was so excellent as Dean Wormer in “National Lampoon’s Animal House” that I’m intrigued by the idea […]

Blu-ray Review: Curtains

Mention the name of the late actor John Vernon, and you’ve got my attention.  He was so excellent as Dean Wormer in “National Lampoon’s Animal House” that I’m intrigued by the idea […]

The lawyer in cell 213 could use half a brain. He’s one of the dumbest horror movie protagonists to come along in some time. Michael Grey (Eric Balfour) doesn’t care […]

DVD Review: Cell 213

The lawyer in cell 213 could use half a brain. He’s one of the dumbest horror movie protagonists to come along in some time. Michael Grey (Eric Balfour) doesn’t care […]

Sci-Fi / Fantasy
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 […]

Wow, talk about creepy! “Antboy” is a live-action film from Denmark about a 12-year-old wallflower bitten by a super-ant and given prepubescent super powers.  It’s based on a popular Danish […]

DVD Review: Antboy

Wow, talk about creepy! “Antboy” is a live-action film from Denmark about a 12-year-old wallflower bitten by a super-ant and given prepubescent super powers.  It’s based on a popular Danish […]

Ambitious, but poorly realized, “Transcendence” is a movie with forward-thinking ideas that fails to gel as a narrative.  Hollywood has yet to produce the definitive film on artificial intelligence.  We […]

Blu-ray Review: Transcendence

Ambitious, but poorly realized, “Transcendence” is a movie with forward-thinking ideas that fails to gel as a narrative.  Hollywood has yet to produce the definitive film on artificial intelligence.  We […]