The action fantasy series Fractale is a visual and aural treat that arrives on Blu-ray with a fantastic transfer from Funimation Entertainment.
Archives for June 2012
Non-stop action with an excellent technical presentation can’t save the otherwise boring Wrath of the Titans.
Arguably the most perfect film noir ever made, Billy Wilder’s Double Indemnity, comes to Blu-ray on this strong Masters of Cinema release from Eureka.
Eureka’s Masters of Cinema series has another winner on their hands with this wonderful rendering of director Billy Wilder’s controversial 1945 multi-Oscar winning noir thriller, The Lost Weekend.
Noted loudspeaker company, Bowers and Wilkins, has come up with a nifty portable headphone, the P3, that should bring big smiles to the ears of the iPod crowd.
Duran Duran’s A Diamond in the Mind is a spectacular, high-energy, live concert performance filled with great visuals and lots of the band’s memorable hits.
The 39 Steps, a milestone in Alfred Hitchcock’s early career, is given a superb restoration job by The Criterion Collection. This film has all of the elements that made Hitch a legend in the mystery-thriller genre.
Director Tarsem Singh’s modernization of the Snow White fairytale acts as a wonderful vehicle for Julia Roberts to show off her charm, even as the wicked queen, and is a visual and aural delight.
Tyler Perry’s Good Deeds is typically bland, melodramatic drama in the filmmaker’s normal vein of expression.
Bones’ Towanoquon is n enjoyable series of anime films with strong character design and an awesome soundtrack that will give any home theatre a good workout.