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Justified: The Complete Fifth Season Blu-ray Review

Posted December 7th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Justified: The Complete Fifth Season Blu-ray Review

The penultimate season of Justified stays true to the vision of the late Elmore Leonard’s work and provides a an excellent amount of gritty entertainment.

Masterpiece: Salting the Battlefied Blu-ray Review

Posted November 21st, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Masterpiece: Salting the Battlefied Blu-ray Review

David Hare’s Johnny Worricker spy trilogy comes to a weak conclusion in its third and final installment Salting the Battlefield.

Drive Hard Blu-ray Review

Posted November 13th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Drive Hard Blu-ray Review

The reductive and uninspired action-comedy Drive Hard doesn’t offer much to recommend it

Gomorrah: The Complete Season One [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted November 9th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Gomorrah: The Complete Season One [UK] Blu-ray Review

The hit Italian organized crime drama Gomorrah redefines the drama, is gorgeously filmed, and will keep you glued to the TV.

The Naked City [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted November 6th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

The Naked City [UK] Blu-ray Review

Arrow Films brings the eight million stories of 1948′s groundbreaking crime drama The Naked City to Blu-ray+DVD Combo Pack.

The Sopranos: The Complete Series Blu-ray Review

Posted November 2nd, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

The Sopranos: The Complete Series Blu-ray Review

This comprehensive 28-disc complete series collection on Blu-ray from HBO of the landmark crime drama The Sopranos is one gift you won’t be able to refuse this holiday season.

The Vanishing [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

Posted October 29th, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

The Vanishing [Criterion Collection] Blu-ray Review

The Vanishing is brilliant, yet disturbing film that weaves a spell-binding tale of abduction, pursuit, and resolution although not necessarily in that order. Criterion’s Blu-ray release is of typically high quality.

Life of Crime Blu-ray Review

Posted October 22nd, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Life of Crime Blu-ray Review

Jennifer Aniston stars in the reasonably entertaining adaptation of Elmore Leonard’s The Switch, Life of Crime, by writer/director Daniel Schechter, out now on Blu-ray from Lionsgate

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.