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DVD Review: 'Big Driver'

January 21st, 2015 11:10am EST
DVD Review: 'Big Driver'
Ready for a little woman scorned payback? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Big Driver" out Jan. 27 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We see if the crime is worth the time below.

Title: "Big Driver"

Grade: 2

Cast: Mario Bello, Olympia Dukakis, Joan Jett

Director: Mikael Salomon

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 90 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: The biggest problem this one has is the rape revenge genre has gone way past the obvious already and "Big Driver" is still at the starting line. Meaning t...
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DVD Review: 'Horror 4 In 1 Collection'

January 16th, 2015 11:00am EST
DVD Review: 'Horror 4 In 1 Collection'
Ready to get some horror – times four? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD compilation Horror 4 in 1 Collection featuring "Hostel" (Extended Cut), "Hollow Man" (Director’s Cut), "I Know What You Did Last Summer" and "When A Stranger Calls" out now from Mill Creek Home Entertainment. We see if four times is a deadly charm below!

Title: "Horror 4 in 1 Collection"

Grade: 4

Cast: Jay Hernandez, Kevin Bacon, Camilla Belle

Director: Eli Roth / Paul Verhoeven / Jim Gillespie / Simon West

Rating: Unrated / Unrated / R / PG-13

Release Company: Mill Creek Home Entertainment

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DVD Review: 'Sci-Fi Double Feature'

January 16th, 2015 10:30am EST
DVD Review: 'Sci-Fi Double Feature'
Ready for a Sci-Fi twosome? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD duo of the Sci-Fi Double Feature "Krull" & "Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone" out now from Mill Creek Home Entertainment. We get the sci-fi skinny below!

Title: "Sci-Fi Double Feature"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Ken Marshall, Peter Strauss, Molly Ringwald

Director: Peter Yates / Lamont Johnson

Rating: PG

Release Company: Mill Creek Home Entertainment

Website: www.millcreekent.com

KRULL

The Flick: I definitely watched this one as a kid and did not realize then that in a shamefully smaller si...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Heartbreak Hotel'

January 16th, 2015 10:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Heartbreak Hotel'
Ready to kidnap the king? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray fantasy film "Heartbreak Hotel" out now from Mill Creek Home Entertainment. The music and mayhem get reviewed below!

Title: "Heartbreak Hotel"

Grade: 4

Cast: Charlie Schlatter, David Keith, Tuesday Weld

Director: Chris Columbus

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 101 minutes

Release Company: Mill Creek Home Entertainment

Website: www.millcreekent.com

The Flick: While there is a dated tone to the pre-"Home Alone" but post-"Adventures in Babysitting" Chris Columbus helmed "Heartbreak Hotel," there is also just the...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Revenge Of The Green Dragons'

January 15th, 2015 12:10pm EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Revenge Of The Green Dragons'
Ready to see how the gang the Green Dragons came to be? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Revenge of the Green Dragons" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the rituals and rites of passage below!

Title: "Revenge of the Green Dragons"

Grade: 2

Cast: Justin Chon, Kevin Wu, Ray Liotta

Director: Andrew Lau and Andrew Loo

Rating: R

Runtime: 94 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: "Revenge of the Green Dragons" seemed to have all the right elements for success – an interesting premi...
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Blu-ray Review: 'White Bird In A Blizzard'

January 15th, 2015 11:10am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'White Bird In A Blizzard'
Ready for a grown up Gregg Araki? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "White Bird In A Blizzard" out Jan. 20 from Magnolia Home Entertainment. We examine the bird and the blizzard below.

Title: "White Bird In A Blizzard"

Stars: 5

Cast: Shailene Woodley, Eva Green, Christopher Meloni

Director: Gregg Araki

Rating: R

Running Time: 91 Minutes

Release Company: Magnolia Home Entertainment

Website: www.magpictures.com

The Flick: From the much more accomplished eye of notoriously wild filmmaker Gregg Araki, "White Bird In A Blizzard" is the filmmakers most grown...
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Interview: 'Jessabelle' Star Sarah Snook On Good Scripts

January 14th, 2015 12:20pm EST
Jessabelle
For someone so young, busy Australian actress Sarah Snook has made quite a name for herself here in the US. Currently in theaters fans can see Snook’s movie stealing role as a savvy Unmarried Mother in the Spierig Brothers new sci-fi flick "Predestination." (Michael Spierig himself compared Snook's acting ability to that of fellow Australian actress Cate Blanchett – and we agree!) And at home folks can catch some tasty layered work by Snook paying an ailing widow troubled by a scary spirit in the film "Jessabelle." Both films show the wide range of Snook’s talent and certainly make her ...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Supernova'

January 14th, 2015 11:10am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Supernova'
Space and Spader – can it get any better? Follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Supernova" out now from Shout! Factory’s genre division label Scream Factory. We explore the far reaches of space and Robin Tunney below!

Title: "Supernova"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: James Spader, Angela Bassett, Peter Facinelli

Director: Thomas Lee

Rating: R

Runtime: 91 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: "Supernova" is for sure a super hot mess, but its one good looking mess. From the obvious work by stylish Director Walte...
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Blu-ray Review: 'When The Game Stands Tall'

January 14th, 2015 10:10am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'When The Game Stands Tall'
Ready to check out what makes a football team winners? The follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "When The Game Stands Tall" out now from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. We examine the players on and off the field below!

Title: "When The Game Stands Tall"

Grade: 3

Cast: Jim Caviezel, Michael Chiklis, Clancy Brown

Director: Thomas Carter

Rating: PG

Runtime: 115 minutes

Release Company: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Website: www.sonypictures.com

The Flick: "When The Game Stands Tall" is based on a real coach and team that had a 151 game winning streak so the...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Honeymoon'

January 7th, 2015 11:10am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Honeymoon'
Anyone for a little adoring with their abduction? Follow us genre fans as we check out the new flick "Honeymoon" out Jan. 13 from Magnolia Home Entertainment. We review the honeymoon and all the accoutrements below!

Title: "Honeymoon"

Grade: 4

Cast: Rose Leslie, Harry Treadaway, Ben Huber

Director: Leigh Janiak

Rating: R

Runtime: 87 minutes

Release Company: Magnolia Home Entertainment

Website: www.magpictures.com

The Flick: Loved this genre mixing effort from newbie director Leigh Janiak who combines a love story with an odd abduction tale for a film that is both story and ...
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