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Blu-ray Review: 'I Am Steve McQueen' - The Man, Myth & Legend

April 28th, 2015 12:00pm EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'I Am Steve McQueen'
Ready to know a little more about the movie legend known as Steve McQueen? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray doc "I Am Steve McQueen" out now from Shout! Factory Home Entertainment. We review the man, the myth and the legend below!

Title: "I Am Steve McQueen"

Grade: 4

Cast: Chad McQueen, Ali MacGraw, Neile Adams

Director: Jeff Renfroe

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 93 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: Thankfully much more than a standard fluff piece, this doc not only covers the artistic side of Ste...
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DVD Review: 'Bedlam' - Worth The Money

April 28th, 2015 10:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'Bedlam'
Can a little insane asylum help the voices go away? We find out when we check ourselves into the new to DVD flick "Bedlam" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the doctors diagnosis below!

Title: "Bedlam"

Grade: 2

Cast: Guy Edmonds, Peter McAllum, Johnny Boxer

Director: Chew Barker

Rating: R

Runtime: 90 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: "Bedlam" actually has some decent actors portraying the wackos within the insane asylum. Like the sullen Guy Edmonds as a man trying to eliminate the voices in...
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Which Movie Dominated The Weekend Box Office?

April 27th, 2015 8:56am EDT
Furious 7
"Furious 7" continued its box office domination over the weekend, winning the number-one spot for the fourth time in a row.

The street racing film, starring Vin Diesel and the late Paul Walker, took in $18.3 million, making it the first film to hold the top spot for four consecutive weekends since 2012's "The Hunger Games."

Worldwide, "Furious 7" has made a total of $1,321,536,000.

Comedy "Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2" took the second spot with $15.5 million, followed by Blake Lively's romance "The Age Of Adaline" ($13.4 million). Rounding out the top five were Rihanna's animated film "Home" (...
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Check Out 'Taken 3,' Now On DVD, Blu-ray And Digital

April 27th, 2015 6:47am EDT
Check Out 'Taken 3,' Now On DVD, Blu-ray & Digital
In "Taken 3," ex-covert operative Bryan Mills' (Liam Neeson) reconciliation with his ex-wife is tragically cut short when she is brutally murdered.

Consumed with rage, and framed for the crime, he goes on the run to evade the relentless pursuit of the CIA, FBI and the police.

For one last time, Mills must use his "particular set of skills," to track down the real killers, exact his unique brand of justice, and protect the only thing that matters to him now - his daughter.

Forest Whitaker and Maggie Grace also star.
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'Suicide Squad' First-Look Photo

April 25th, 2015 7:59am EDT
Jared Leto Suicide Squad
The first official photo of Jared Leto as the Joker has been revealed. David Ayer, director of "Suicide Squad," posted the image on Twitter in honor of the supervillain's birthday.

The Suicide Squad wishes you a Happy Anniversary Mr. J! #Joker75 #SuicideSquad @WarnerBrosEnt @DCComics pic.twitter.com/LZXz0x947Q

— David Ayer (@DavidAyerMovies) April 25, 2015

Leto's Joker maintains the chalky skin, green hair and heavy eyeliner that the character is known for possessing. Leto also shows off several tattoos featuring iconic Joker imagery. He also wears a purple glove on his right hand.

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Check Out 'Inherent Vice' On Digital, DVD, Blu-ray And More April 28

April 25th, 2015 6:09am EDT
Inherent Vice
In "Inherent Vice," it's 1970, and paranoia is running the day when private eye Doc Sportello's (Joaquin Phoenix) ex-old lady suddenly shows up out of nowhere.

She says she's in love with her billionaire, land developer boyfriend, and that his wife and her boyfriend are plotting to kidnap him and throw him in a loony bin.

Doc knows that "love" is another of those overused words of the moment, like "trip" or "groovy," and that it usually leads to trouble, but he still loves her, so when she asks for his help, he takes the case.

Based on the novel by Thomas Pynchon.

Josh Brolin, Owen Wils...
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Forgotten Friday Flick: 'The Little Shop Of Horrors' From 1960

April 24th, 2015 12:20pm EDT
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'The Little Shop Of Horrors'
With the new film "The Age of Adaline" at the cinema this week it felt right to go old school and check out some black and white past picture fare with a memorable flair – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Don’t let the 1960 elder movie selection this week fool you, as there’s plenty of wit, sass and people eating botanical class to be had. It’s a joyous terror tale of sorts that was the origin of the famed character of a pesky plant with an unhealthy appetite. Surrounded by some equally particular people – a grouchy store owner, flower eating customers, funeral prone old ladies, a deme...
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Movie Reviews: 'Skin Trade' & 'The Harvest'

April 24th, 2015 11:19am EDT
Movie Reviews: 'Skin Trade' / 'The Harvest'
This week, thanks to the fast feet of Tony Jaa and the scary style of Director John McNaughton, sees both areas of action and horror hitting hard at the cinema for two new films. We’re checking out the flicks "Skin Trade" and "The Harvest" below!

Title: "Skin Trade"

Stars: 2 1/2

Genre: Action / Drama

Cast: Dolph Lundgren, Tony Jaa, Peter Weller

Director: Ekachai Uekrongtham

Rating: R

Running Time: 96 Minutes

Release Company: Magnet Releasing

Website: www.magnetreleasing.com/skintrade/

How did the great Tony Jaa go from heading up slick move flicks like the "Ong-b...
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DVD Review: 'The Vatican Exorcisms' - Worth The Money?

April 24th, 2015 10:30am EDT
DVD Review: 'The Vatican Exorcisms'
Are those pesky exorcisms really real? We’re about to find out as we check out the new to DVD flick "The Vatican Exorcisms" out May 19 from Anchor Bay Home Entertainment. We review the reality of those demon possessed below.

Title: "The Vatican Exorcisms"

Grade: 1

Cast: Joe Marino, Piero Maggio, Anella Vastola

Director: Joe Marino

Rating: R

Runtime: 76 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

Website: www.anchorbayent.com

The Flick: Sadly the premise of The Vatican Exorcisms – doc crew delving into the church’s involvement in so called exorcisms – has recently...
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DVD Review: 'Mommy' - Worth The Money?

April 24th, 2015 10:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'Mommy'
Ready to enter the mind of a kid with issues? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Mommy" out April 28 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the bonds of family below.

Title: "Mommy"

Grade: 2

Cast: Anne Dorval, Suzanne Clement, Antoine Olivier Pilon

Director: Xavier Dolan

Rating: R

Runtime: 139 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: Far from a flick with happy endings, "Mommy" tells the raw tale of a troubled and at times violent 15-year-old ADHD kid and his ill equip widowed single mother t...
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