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Jason Coleman is film critic/movie journalist with over 10 years of experience, most recently as Senior Entertainment Editor for The213.net, as well as JoBlo.com. Having worked for two local newspapers as a movie reviewer at the early age of 12, Coleman continues to spew his love and passion for film for Starpulse. Coleman currently helps manage the Village and Bruin Theaters in Westwood and will eventually open his own theater in Studio City,

Blu-ray Review: 'Sleepaway Camp II & III' - Collector's Edition - Worth The Money?

May 25th, 2015 12:00pm EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Sleepaway Camp II & III' - Collector's Edition
Ready to spend some unhappy time with everyone’s favorite sex-changed crazy camp counselor Angela? Then follow us as we check out both new to Blu-ray flicks "Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers" (Collector’s Edition) and "Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland" (Collector’s Edition) out June 9 from Scream Factory, the genre division of Shout! Factory. We see if fans will be happy campers with these releases reviewed below!

Title: "Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers" (CE)

Grade: 3

Cast: Pamela Springsteen, Renee Estevez, Walter Gotell

Director: Michael A. Simpson

Rating: R

Runtime:...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Cut Bank' - Worth The Money?

May 25th, 2015 10:00am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Cut Bank'
Ready to visit a town filled with folks who have a myriad of secrets and sins? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Cut Bank" out May 26 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We see if there’s hope for the shifty residents below!

Title: "Cut Bank"

Grade: 4

Cast: Liam Hemsworth, Teresa Palmer, Michael Stuhlbarg

Director: Matt Shakman

Rating: R

Runtime: 93 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: "Cut Bank" is a well written entertaining flick about a group of small town yokels that become entangled in a g...
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Forgotten Friday Flick - Do You Remember 'Runaway Train' From 1985

May 22nd, 2015 12:15pm EDT
Forgotten Friday Flick - 1985 Action / Drama 'Runaway Train'
Since character actor Eric Roberts was so humble as to grace the latest horror outing "The Human Centipede III (Final Sequence)" with his fine performance presence, it felt right to rehash the very best of Roberts via his powerful past work – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Amidst some very intense early films (see "Star 80!") and fabulous collaborations (see him with Mickey Rourke in "The Pope of Greenwich Village!"), this week’s choice is by far Robert’s finest hour. It’s a harrowing drama that shows what happens when human conflict and mechanical difficulties collide. There’s simpl...
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'The Human Centipede III (Final Sequence)' Has Arrived!

May 20th, 2015 11:21am EDT
Review: 'The Human Centipede III (Final Sequence)' A Wicked Walk
I’ll admit it’s hard to claim an outright affinity for the movies within the Human Centipede universe. Widely ridiculed and shunned for what most perceive as a vile concept, there’s a stigma attached to Tom Six’s very original work that naturally gives film fans pause. But the one thing that I always appreciated and saw as character commendable was the insane inspired turn by actor Dieter Laser as the demented Dr. Heiter. With his gaunt expressive face and guttural German delivery, Laser’s misguided man of medicine was the epitome of dirty tongue-in-cheek fright fun and made the twisted ...
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DVD Reviews: 'Nightlight' / 'Infected' / 'The Poltergeist Of Borley Forest'

May 20th, 2015 10:00am EDT
DVD Reviews: 'Nightlight' / 'Infected' / 'The Poltergeist Of Bor
Ready to be a fly on the flashlight wall, plagued by an unknown entity and for a UK infused dose of the undead? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD horror flicks "Nightlight," "The Poltergeist of Borley Forest" and "Infected" out from both Lionsgate and RLJ/Image Home Entertainment. We review the horror below!

Title: "Nightlight"

Grade: 3

Cast: Shelby Young, Chloe Bridges, Mitch Hewer

Director: Scott Beck and Bryan Woods

Rating: R

Runtime: 84 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

Release Date: May 26

The Flick: Creat...
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DVD Review: Original TV Series 'The Fugitive: The Complete Series'

May 18th, 2015 12:15pm EDT
Fugitive
How long would you search to find a man who killed your wife? Some would take four seasons of hell as we will witness and review in the new to DVD set "The Fugitive: The Complete Series" - the old TV show starring David Janssen as Dr. Richard Kimble. We see if the running still holds up after all these years below!

Title: "The Fugitive: The Complete Series"

Grade: 4

Cast: David Janssen, Barry Morse, Bill Raisch

Director: Various

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 6168 minutes

Release Company: CBS/Paramount Home Entertainment

Website: www.paramount.com

The Series: Long before Harrison...
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Forgotten Friday Flick: Do You Remember 'F/X' From 1986?

May 15th, 2015 12:15pm EDT
Forgotten Friday Flick: 'F/X' – A 5 Star Movie From 1986
Everyone knows that uber-real special effects can make a movie look and feel downright authentic. But what if someone used them to fake a murder in real life – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Today’s slight of hand cinema delves deep into the world of make believe, following a movie man who finds himself in the middle of a complex web of cops and criminals who use his particular set of skills for their own devious deeds. Is it real or simply…"F/X!"

Rollie Tyler is the best movie special effects man in the business. As a purveyor of pretend, he makes a living creating fake bloo...
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Movie Reviews: 'Mad Max: Fury Road' / 'Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World'

May 14th, 2015 11:30am EDT
Mad Max: Fury Road
Visual artistry is the film focus of the two movies we’re checking out today including an explosive fourth helping of a post apocalyptic world gone insane and a documentary on one of the legendary artists of all time. It’s a lovely day to investigate the visual value of "Mad Max: Fury Road" and "Dark Star: H.R. Giger’s World" – encapsulated reviews below!

Title: "Mad Max: Fury Road"

Stars: 4

Genre: Action / Drama

Cast: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Hugh Keays-Byrne

Director: George Miller

Rating: R

Running Time: 120 Minutes

Release Company: Warner Bros. Pictures

Website: http://ww...
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Movie Reviews: 'Reality' / 'The Surface'

May 13th, 2015 11:25am EDT
Movie Reviews: 2 Indy Movies To Check Out - 'Reality' / 'The Sur
More movies to mention this week including an odd egg from the mind behind the killer tire flick "Rubber" and a sea stranded drama about the effects of life and death on those in peril. We check out both films "Reality" and "The Surface" – encapsulated reviews below!

Title: "Reality"

Stars: 1

Genre: Comedy / Drama

Cast: Alain Chabat, John Heder, Jonathan Lambert

Director: Quentin Dupieux

Rating: Unrated

Running Time: 95 Minutes

Release Company: IFC Midnight

Website: http://www.realitydupieux.com/

Let me just say right from the get go that I’m a big fan of the irreverent sty...
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DVD Review: 'Roomate Wanted' - Worth The Money?

May 11th, 2015 12:00pm EDT
DVD Review: 'Roomate Wanted'
Ready for some harmless roommate from hell fight fun? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Roomate Wanted" out May 19 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the sassy spat below!

Title: "Roomate Wanted"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Alexa Vega, Spencer Grammer, Kathryn Morris

Director: Rob Margolies

Rating: R

Runtime: 85 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: Unlike the deceiving DVD box cover which seems to tout "Roomate Wanted" as a horror version of "Single White Female" (fire the home marketing departme...
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