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Blu-ray Review: 'Echoes' - is It Worth The Money?

April 21st, 2015 10:05am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Echoes'
Seeing folks that aren’t supposed to be there? Then follow us as we investigate and check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Echoes" out now from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment. We see dead people – but is the flick any good? We review it below!

Title: "Echoes"

Grade: 2

Cast: Kate French, Steven Brand, Billy Wirth

Director: Nils Timm

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 88 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

Website: www.anchoybayent.com

The Flick: "Echoes" starts off interesting, playing with the subject of sleep paralysis and it’s very scary effects. It’s a relatable a...
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Second Trailer For 'Jurassic World' Features Lots Of Chris Pratt

April 20th, 2015 7:01pm EDT
Jurassic World
The new trailer for Jurassic World is so over the top and unbelievable -- that we can't wait to see it!

The film stars Chris Pratt as Owne Grady, who is good with animals and is basically a dinosaur whisperer, something that comes in extremely handy when it comes to taking on the film's new bad guy, the Indominus Rex.

The I-Rex just happens to be a genetically engineered dino that gets off on hunting other dinosaurs. And people.

"It's not about control," he says in the trailer as he tames a trio of velociraptors, "it's a relationship based on respect."

"These animals are thinking I gott...
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'Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice' Re-Cut With Classic Stars

April 20th, 2015 2:43pm EDT
Christopher Reeve and Adam West
Less than a week after the first teaser trailer for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice leaked online someone has already created a parody of it.

The new teaser was, er, teased last week by director Zack Snyder, who posted a 21-second video heralding what would be the arrival of the film's first clip on Monday, April 20 at IMAX theaters.

Naturally, someone got a hold of the teaser (with Portuguese subtitles) and posted it online, prompting Warner Bros. to just go ahead and release the whole thing early (one would think the movie studios would stop doing stuff like this considering it happe...
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'Furious 7' Brings In The Dough

April 18th, 2015 1:56pm EDT
Furious 7
It took "Furious 7" just 17 days to make more than $1 billion at the global box office.

It breaks the record of "The Avengers," "Avatar" and "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2," which each took 19 days to reach the milestone, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

"Furious 7" stars the late Paul Walker, Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Jason Statham and Ludacris.

The entire "Fast & Furious" series has generated more than $3 billion worldwide.

Duncan Clark, president, international distribution, explained: “What started as a small ...
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The 'Batman v Superman' Trailer Is Here!

April 18th, 2015 8:03am EDT
Warner Bros. Releases Official 'Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justi
It's been a huge week for movie trailers. Just after "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" was released on Thursday during day one of the Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim, Calif., a leaked version of "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" made its way around the internet.

Warner Bros. originally wanted to drop the trailer on Monday but decided to unleash the official version after one featuring Portuguese subtitles went viral. The film studio posted the clip on YouTube with the description: "That's how it starts. The fever, the rage…"

The trailer alludes that Superman's presence on Earth is contr...
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Check Out 'The Gambler,' Now On Digital HD - On DVD, Blu-ray & More April 28

April 18th, 2015 6:03am EDT
The Gambler
In "The Gambler," Jim Bennett (Mark Wahlberg) is a risk taker. Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral.

Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against the operator of a gambling ring and leaves his dysfunctional relationship with his wealthy mother in his wake. He plays both sides, immersing himself in an illicit, underground world while garnering the attention of Frank (John Goodman), a loan shark with a paternal interest in Bennett's future.

As his relationship with a student...
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Forgotten Friday Flick: Do You Remember 'Brain Donors' From 1992?

April 17th, 2015 12:20pm EDT
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Brain Donors'
To help film folks avoid the unfunny blunders of "Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2" it felt right to pull out a moldy oldie that could fill the funny bone cravings – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! This week we’re heading down slapstick street for a comedy classic willing to throw in everything – including the kitchen sink! (Duck!) Savory sight gags, potty humor, witty asides and enough tomfoolery to keep the most sullen sailor in stitches, we’re becoming…"Brain Donors!"

The death of a wealthy tycoon named Oscar Winterhaven Oglethorpe has brought a lot of fast talking characters out of t...
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Movie Reviews: Two Smaller Films To Check Out

April 17th, 2015 11:20am EDT
Monsters
We’re heading into dark and unchartered territory this week to check out a couple of smaller films that head deep into the unknown. War, weapons and bad guys are the specials of the day as we check out "Monsters: Dark Continent" and "The Dead Lands" – we shed light into the dark flicks below!

Title: "Monsters: Dark Continent"

Stars: 3 1/2

Genre: Action / Drama

Cast: Johnny Harris, Sam Keeley, Joe Dempsie

Director: Tom Green

Rating: R

Running Time: 122 Minutes

Release Company: RADiUS-TWC

Website: www.radiustwc.com/releases/monsters-dark-continent/

A sequel in name an...
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'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' -- Watch The Epic New Teaser Trailer!

April 16th, 2015 4:43pm EDT
Star Wars TFA
The second teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens has officially been unveiled, and it. is. epic!

The new preview was shown on Thursday during day one of Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim, Calif., where director J.J. Abrams and producer Kathleen Kennedy shared it following a Q&A session with cast members.

The new trailer begins with a speeder cruising across the landscape of a desert planet (not Tattooine -- more on that in a minute), where a crashed X-Wing fighter lies in the foreground and a crashed Star Destroyer sits in the background. We can only assume that the speeder belon...
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Actor Michael Nouri Gives Us Some Fascinating Insight On His Career

April 16th, 2015 12:20pm EDT
Interview: 'The Squeeze' Actor Michael Nouri Shares His Fascinat
Anyone familiar with iconic romance films most assuredly knows actor Michael Nouri. As the good looking, thoughtful and dashing male counterpart to Jennifer Beals’s tough-as-nails dancer Alex Owens in the 1983 cinematic sensation "Flashdance," Nouri became the lust de jour of every woman in the world overnight. But as an actor Nouri has provided so much more than just a pretty face over the years, creating memorable characters from all walks of life that showcase there’s more to the handsome actor then meets the eye. His latest film entitled "The Squeeze" (hitting theaters and VOD on April...
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