Heaven’s Memo Pad mixes mystery, crime, and comedy for an enjoyable anime series and a solid Blu-ray from Sentai Filmworks.
This anime series based on a Playstation 2 role-playing game looks great and has its strong moments, but the lack of the original Japanese soundtrack and confusing storyline leave a lot to be desired.
Was it Mrs. Peacock in the library with lead pipe? Find out who did it when you watch the solid transfer of this 1985 satirical comedy/mystery on Blu-ray.
Roman Polanski’s glitzy 1974 reconstruction of the classic film noir detective drama, Chinatown, arrives in a solid high definition restoration from Paramount.
Find out who killed Rosie Larsen in this provocative, addictive and atmospheric crime drama from cable network AMC and 20th Century Fox.
Paramount Home Entertainment scores a triumph with this beautifully remastered Hitchcock comedy-mystery, To Catch a Thief. Cary Grant and Grace Kelly supply the fireworks and the rest is history
Hitchcock’s psychological thriller Spellbound hits Blu-ray with a strong transfer from MGM and a good set of extras.
This meandering crime procedural from Ami Canaan Mann, daughter of Michael Mann, feels directionless and convoluted, but it still looks strong on Blu-ray.
David Lynch’s sexy, shocking, and controversial neo-noir film Blue Velvet arrives with a middling transfer to high definition and fifty-one-minutes of newly-transferred lost footage in high definition overseen by Lynch himself.
This Guillermo Del Toro produced horror/thriller offers up a good scare for the first two acts and a bit of disappointing finale, but the Blu-ray release from Optimum is pure home theatre heaven.