Last Castle, The (Blu-ray Review)

Reviewed by: Stephen Bjork Review Date: Jul 14, 2021 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director Rod Lurie Release Date(s) 2001 (May 25, 2021) Studio (s) DreamWorks Pictures (Paramount Pictures) Film/Program Grade: B+ Video Grade: A- Audio Grade: A- Extras Grade: B+ Review In the first few minutes of The Last Castle, director Rod Lurie cheekily shows Col. … Read more

Children of the Corn (4K UHD Review)

Reviewed by: Tim Salmons Review Date: Oct 13, 2021 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director Fritz Kiersch Release Date(s) 1984 (September 28, 2021) Studio (s) Gatlin/New World Pictures/Lakeshore Entertainment (Arrow Video) Film/Program Grade: C Video Grade: A Audio Grade: B+ Extras Grade: A Review Children of the Corn was made for less than a million dollars and … Read more

Director’s Cut (4K UHD Review)

Reviewed by: Stephen Bjork Review Date: Oct 06, 2021 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director Ari Aster Release Date(s) 2019 (July 20, 2020) Studio (s) Square Peg/B-Reel Films/A24 (A24) Film/Program Grade: A Video Grade: A+ Audio Grade: A- Extras Grade: D Review [Editor’s Note: This release is currently only available through A24’s website here.] With just two … Read more

Vera Cruz (Blu-ray Review)

Reviewed by: Stephen Bjork Review Date: Oct 01, 2021 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director Robert Aldrich Release Date(s) 1954 (October 12, 2021) Studio (s) United Artists/MGM (Kino Lorber Studio Classics) Film/Program Grade: A- Video Grade: B- Audio Grade: B- Extras Grade: B- Review Robert Aldrich’s 1953 classic Vera Cruz may not be one of the best-remembered … Read more

Black Widow (4K UHD Review)

Reviewed by: Bill Hunt Review Date: Sep 20, 2021 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director Cate Shortland Release Date(s) 2021 (September 14, 2021) Studio (s) Marvel Studios/Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (Walt Disney Pictures) Film/Program Grade: B- Video Grade: A Audio Grade: B+ Extras Grade: D Review Set in the immediate aftermath of the events of Captain … Read more

Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover, The (Blu-ray Review)

Reviewed by: Stephen Bjork Review Date: Aug 26, 2021 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director Peter Greenaway Release Date(s) 1989 (April 7, 2021) Studio (s) Miramax Films (Umbrella Entertainment) Film/Program Grade: A Video Grade: B Audio Grade: A- Extras Grade: B+ Review [Editor’s Note: This is a Region-Free release, NOT Region B as stated on the packaging.] … Read more

Unbreakable (4K UHD Review)

Reviewed by: Bill Hunt Review Date: Sep 24, 2021 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director M. Night Shyamalan Release Date(s) 2000 (September 21, 2021) Studio (s) Touchstone Pictures/Blinding Edge Pictures/Buena Vista Pictures Distribution (Walt Disney Pictures) Film/Program Grade: B+ Video Grade: A Audio Grade: B+ Extras Grade: C- Review David Dunn (Bruce Willis) is a man whose … Read more

Prince of the City (Blu-ray Review)

Reviewed by: Stephen Bjork Review Date: Sep 10, 2021 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director Sidney Lumet Release Date(s) 1981 (August 24, 2021) Studio (s) Orion Pictures/Warner Bros (Warner Archive Collection) Film/Program Grade: A Video Grade: B+ Audio Grade: B+ Extras Grade: C Review Prince of the City is a remarkable achievement from director Sidney Lumet: a … Read more

Promising Young Woman (Blu-ray Review)

Reviewed by: Dennis Seuling Review Date: Aug 24, 2021 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director Emerald Fennell Release Date(s) 2020 (March 16, 2021) Studio (s) Focus Features (Universal Pictures Home Entertainment) Film/Program Grade: A Video Grade: A Audio Grade: B+ Extras Grade: C Review Rape and revenge have been explored in many films, including Sudden Impact, Extremities, … Read more

Slither (Blu-ray Review)

Reviewed by: Tim Salmons Review Date: Jul 08, 2021 Format: Blu-ray Disc Director James Gunn Release Date(s) 2006 (June 2, 2021) Studio (s) Universal Pictures (Umbrella Entertainment) Film/Program Grade: A- Video Grade: A- Audio Grade: A- Extras Grade: C+ Review [Editor’s Note: This is a Region-Free release, NOT Region B as stated on the packaging.] … Read more