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Youth of the Beast [Masters of Cinema] [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted October 21st, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Youth of the Beast [Masters of Cinema] [UK] Blu-ray Review

Suzuki Seijun’s 1963 breakthrough yakuza film Youth of the Beast is a world of junkie prostitutes, sadistic pimps, and gun fetishists. Get it on Blu-ray now.

Tokarev (Rage) [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted October 17th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Tokarev (Rage) [UK] Blu-ray Review

Nicolas Cage stars in this derivative, direct-to-disc thriller Tokarev, AKA Rage, and it’s only worth watching if you want to waste time.

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Nightcap (Merci pour le chocolat) Blu-ray Review

Posted October 14th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Nightcap (Merci pour le chocolat) Blu-ray Review

Nightcap, or Merci pour le chocolat is an enjoyable but only average late effort from great French filmmaker Claude Chabrol.

From Dusk Till Dawn: Season One Blu-ray Review

Posted October 8th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

From Dusk Till Dawn: Season One Blu-ray Review

From Dusk Till Dawn is a campy, blood-splattered series from Robert Rodriguez along the lines of Grindhouse and True Blood.

Joe (2013) [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted October 2nd, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Joe (2013) [UK] Blu-ray Review

Nicolas Cage puts on an astonishing performance in the violent, slow-burning drama Joe.

The Rover Blu-ray Review

Posted September 26th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

The Rover Blu-ray Review

This Australian post-apocalyptic drama is no Mad Max; The Rover is a laborious film with little but despondency to offer.

Firestorm (2013) Blu-ray Review

Posted September 26th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Firestorm (2013) Blu-ray Review

Andy Lau puts on a powerhouse performance in the Hong Kong action thriller Firestorm from debut director Alan Yuen

Once Upon a Time in America: Extended Director’s Cut Blu-ray Review

Posted September 25th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Once Upon a Time in America: Extended Director’s Cut Blu-ray Review

Leone’s gangster saga Once Upon a Time in America puts an exclamation mark on the gangster film period that began with The Godfather.

Brute Force (1947) [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted September 24th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Brute Force (1947) [UK] Blu-ray Review

Brute Force is a straightforward, gritty film noir classic starring a young Burt Lancaster at his chiseled best.

Arrow: The Complete Second Season Blu-ray Review

Posted September 19th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Arrow: The Complete Second Season Blu-ray Review

Arrow avoids the sophomore slump with an intense second season that finds the hero of justice emerge against all odds