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Kylián: Forgotten Memories [Nederlands Dance Theater/Kylian] Blu-ray Review

Posted June 14th, 2015 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

Kylián: Forgotten Memories [Nederlands Dance Theater/Kylian] Blu-ray Review

The definitive film biography of Czech choreographer, Jiří Kylián, that combines archival and high-definition footage quite successfully and provides a bonus performance of the ballet, Wings of Wax.

Selma Blu-ray Review

Posted May 2nd, 2015 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Selma Blu-ray Review

A moving document of the 1965 struggle for voting rights that is still pertinent in today’s America.

Unbroken Blu-ray Review

Posted April 11th, 2015 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

Unbroken Blu-ray Review

Unbroken arrives on Blu-ray an unvarnished tale of heroism that is well-crafted, powerfully acted and directed.

The Imitation Game Blu-ray Review

Posted March 31st, 2015 by Brandon A. DuHamel

The Imitation Game Blu-ray Review

This year’s Best Picture winner The Imitation Game finally arrives on Blu-ray from Anchor Bay.

Chattahoochee Blu-ray Review

Posted March 17th, 2015 by Gerard Iribe

Chattahoochee Blu-ray Review

A Korean War vet suffers from PTSD in this late ’80s drama that gets a revival on Blu-ray from Olive Films.

King Blu-ray Review

Posted March 2nd, 2015 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

King Blu-ray Review

King gives us a most human portrayal of a man who changed society and it was one of the most powerful mini-series to come along in many years.

Jimi: All is By My Side Blu-ray Review

Posted January 9th, 2015 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Jimi: All is By My Side Blu-ray Review

The biopic Jimi: All is By My Side traces the incredible year from 1966 to 1967 that saw Jimi Hendrix rise from little known backup player to rock legend.

The Wind Rises [UK] (Hayao Miyazaki Collection Version) Blu-ray Review

Posted December 5th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

The Wind Rises [UK] (Hayao Miyazaki Collection Version) Blu-ray Review

Breathtaking animation and a fully realized, mature drama make the fictionalized biopic The Wind Rises one of Miyazaki Hayao’s most accomplished works.

The Imitation Game (2014) Movie Review

Posted November 28th, 2014 by Tim Baros

The Imitation Game (2014) Movie Review

The Imitation Game is the not quite true story of Alan Turing, but Benedict Cumberbatch successfully brings him to life.

Jersey Boys Blu-ray Review

Posted November 8th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Jersey Boys Blu-ray Review

Clint Eastwood’s adaptation of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical about Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons makes it way onto Blu-ray from Warner