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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.

Back to 1942 [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted March 3rd, 2015 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Back to 1942 [UK] Blu-ray Review

Back to 1942 (一九四二) is a beautifully filmed epic that tells the story of China’s devastating wartime famine in Henan.

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.

The Last Supper (2012) Blu-ray Review

Posted February 21st, 2015 by Gerard Iribe

The Last Supper (2012) Blu-ray Review

The Last Supper looks stupendous, but that’s about all this dull historical drama has going for it.

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

Battle Company: Korengal (2014) Movie Review

Posted June 4th, 2014 by Tim Baros

Battle Company: Korengal (2014) Movie Review

Journalist Sebastian Junger revisits Restrepo in Korengal but doesn’t offer anything new.

Alexander: The Ultimate Cut Blu-ray Review

Posted June 2nd, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Alexander: The Ultimate Cut Blu-ray Review

Oliver Stone returns to his flawed epic Alexander for a fourth go with the Ultimate Cut on Blu-ray

Aguirre, Wrath of God (Limited Edition SteelBook) [UK] Blu-ray Review

Posted May 28th, 2014 by Brandon A. DuHamel

Aguirre, Wrath of God (Limited Edition SteelBook) [UK] Blu-ray Review

Klaus Kinski puts on a career-defining performance in Werner Herzog’s epic Aguirre, Wrath of God

Amistad Blu-ray Review

Posted May 13th, 2014 by Lawrence D. Devoe, MD

Amistad Blu-ray Review

Amistad is a powerful tale about the evils of slavery and the redemption of humanity through the noble deeds of courtroom heroes.