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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.

Dolphin Tale 2 Blu-ray Review

Posted December 1st, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Dolphin Tale 2 Blu-ray Review

The charming family tale about the dolphin with the prosthetic tail returns in Dolphin Tale 2 with more good, clean fun for the whole family.

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.

Rosewater (2014) Movie Review

Posted November 18th, 2014 by Tim Baros

Rosewater (2014) Movie Review

Rosewater marks a strong debut for Jon Stewart as a writer/director in his telling of a true story of one man’s imprisonment in Iran.

The Normal Heart Blu-ray Review

Posted September 10th, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

The Normal Heart Blu-ray Review

The Normal Heart is a frank and often disturbing account of the beginning of the AIDS epidemic in America.

Queen Margot: 20th Anniversary Director’s Cut Blu-ray Review

Posted August 31st, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Queen Margot: 20th Anniversary Director’s Cut Blu-ray Review

A ravishing historical epic with powerful performances, Queen Margot comes to Blu-ray in a beautifully restored director’s cut

The Werner Herzog Collection [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted August 22nd, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

The Werner Herzog Collection [UK] Blu-ray Review

The Werner Herzog Collection from the BFI offers a perfect opportunity to familiarize oneself with this latter-day auteur.

Cesar Chavez Blu-ray Review

Posted August 3rd, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

Cesar Chavez Blu-ray Review

As biopics go, Cesar Chavez gives a powerful account of its titular hero