Scarface says hello in grand style with a beautiful Blu-ray transfer, a bevvy of extras, and the original 1932 film on DVD in a classy Steelbook edition from Universal.
Archives for August 2011
20th Century Fox Home Entertainment will be releasing the Reese Witherspoon romance Water for Elephants on Blu-ray+Digital Copy Combo Pack November 1, 2011.
20th Century Fox has announced they will be releasing the film Snow Flower and the Secret Fan on Blu-ray and DVD November 1, 2011
Will Ferrell steps out of his comfort zone and becomes far more palatable in this dark comedy/drama about an alcoholic who loses everything he holds dear so decides to sell all his possessions in a yard sale.
This indie flick could be titled ‘how to turn your kid into a delinquent.” This dark comedy/family drama misses the mark, but Natalie Portman is still a highlight in this perplexing mess.
The UK’s Bounty Films have announced they will be bringing another of Japanese director Yoshihiro Nishimura’s (Tokyo Gore Police; Vampire Girl Vs. Frankenstein Girl) wild horror visions home on Blu-ray (and DVD) for UK consumers when they release Helldriver on 31 October 2011
This is like Ong Bak meets a high school talent show — that’s how bad the acting, special effects, and story are in this unintentionally amusing and vastly disappointing film.
Tributes: Pulse is the collaboration of an American director and Danish composer. It is a difficult watch and listen and will be best received by those who relish an avant garde experience.
Le Songe is a considerably updated version of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, merging Mendelssohn’s score with contemporary contributions. The Monte Carlo Ballet delivers a visually impressive performance with some eye-catching costumes and special effects.
Barenboim and Wiener Philharmoniker deliver a varied Opening Night at the Salzburg Festival 2010. Beethoven, Boulez, and Bruckner, a different set of the 3 “B”s receive outstanding musical support with gorgeous videography to boot.