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Call the Midwife: Season One Blu-ray Review

Posted January 9th, 2013 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Call the Midwife: Season One Blu-ray Review

Call the Midwife is a charming, sentimental, and heartfelt look at post-war Britain.

The Titfield Thunderbolt: 60th Anniversary Collector’s Edition [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted January 4th, 2013 by Brandon A. DuHamel

The Titfield Thunderbolt: 60th Anniversary Collector’s Edition [UK] Blu-ray Review

A quaint, charming comedy from the classic Ealing Studios, The Titfield Thunderbolt is a must for fans of British comedy. It gets a fine remaster to Blu-ray from StudioCanal.

Copper: Season One Blu-ray Review

Posted December 29th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Copper: Season One Blu-ray Review

BBC America’s Copper puts a unique and riveting twist on the crime-drama, with this Civil War-era story set in the infamous Five Points district of New York City.

Doctor Who: Series Seven, Part One Blu-ray Review

Posted December 25th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Doctor Who: Series Seven, Part One Blu-ray Review

Part One of Doctor Who: Series Seven cements Matt Smith as one of the finest Doctors in the franchise, but also marks the departure for one of the Doctor’s best companions in Karen Gillan’s Amy Pond.

It Always Rains on Sunday [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted November 28th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

It Always Rains on Sunday [UK] Blu-ray Review

This classic slice-of-life drama from Ealing Studios may seem quite different for those familiar with the studio’s dark comedies, but it is a quaint and intricately weaved story of the working class in post-War England.

The Man in the White Suit [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted November 27th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

The Man in the White Suit [UK] Blu-ray Review

A classic comedy from Britain’s Ealing Studios, The Man in the White Suit features superb performances from a young Alec Guinness and a sultry Joan Greenwood.

Inbred [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted October 17th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Inbred [UK] Blu-ray Review

This gory slasher film treads familiar territory, but it is outrageous enough to warrant a look to those fans of the genre.

Downton Abbey: Seasons One & Two: Original UK Edition Blu-ray Review

Posted October 10th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Downton Abbey: Seasons One & Two: Original UK Edition  Blu-ray Review

This hit Masterpiece Classic period drama has its first two seasons packaged together in a strong release of its UK edition from PBS.

Twenty8k [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted October 1st, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Twenty8k [UK] Blu-ray Review

Twenty8k is a tightly woven and high strung crime thriller with a solid transfer to Blu-ray from Showbox Home Entertainment.

Irvine Welsh’s Ecstasy [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted September 9th, 2012 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Irvine Welsh’s Ecstasy [UK] Blu-ray Review

Ecstasy is a visually stunning, but ultimately shallow update of the themes explored in Trainspotting.