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Blu-ray Review: 'Muppets Most Wanted'

August 26th, 2014 12:10pm EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Muppets Most Wanted'
Can Kermit survive...jail time? We’re gonna find out as we check out the new to Blu-ray film "Muppets Most Wanted" out now from Disney Home Entertainment. We review where this one fits on the Muppet strings scale below!

Title: "Muppets Most Wanted"

Grade: 1 1/2

Cast: Ricky Gervais, Ty Burrell, Tina Fey

Director: James Bobin

Rating: PG

Runtime: 124 minutes

Release Company: Disney Home Entertainment

Website: www.DisneyBluray.com

The Flick: Having been a big fan of the last heart filled outing "The Muppets" with Jason Segal, this one felt like a total kneecapping. Horrible, u...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Filth'

August 26th, 2014 11:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Filth'
Ready to see James McAvoy get some dirty deeds done dirt cheap? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Filth" out now from Magnolia Home Entertainment. We review the good in being bad below.

Title: "Filth"

Grade: 4

Cast: James McAvoy, Jamie Bell, Eddie Marsan

Director: Jon S. Baird

Rating: R

Runtime: 98 minutes

Release Company: Magnolia Home Entertainment

Website: www.magpictures.com

The Flick: I said it in the theatrical review and I’ll say it again – there is some dirty good fun to be had within "Filth." Taking a page out of the "Trainspotting" book of ...
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Blu-ray Review: 'I'll Follow You Down'

August 26th, 2014 10:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'I'll Follow You Down'
If you could right a wrong via time travel, would you? Thus is the premise of the new to Blu-ray sci-fi mind twister "I’ll Follow You Down" out now from Well Go USA Entertainment. We review the life changing options below.

Title: "I’ll Follow You Down"

Grade: 3

Cast: Haley Joel Osment, Gillian Anderson, Victor Garber

Director: Richie Mehta

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 93 minutes

Release Company: Well Go USA Entertainment

Website: www.wellgousa.com

The Flick: As a story premise, "I’ll Follow You Down" is quite notable. Husband/father disappears, leaving behind odd clues about...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Leviathan'

August 20th, 2014 11:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Leviathan'
Ready to dive deep into monster madness again? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray horror outing "Leviathan" out now from Shout! Factory’s genre division Scream Factory. We dissect and review the various monster pieces below!

Title: "Leviathan"

Grade: 4

Cast: Peter Weller, Amanda Pays, Richard Crenna

Director: George P. Cosmatos

Rating: R

Runtime: 98 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: As a classic late 80’s practical effects flick I’ve always dug "Leviathan." It’s got some great humor via a qui...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Without Warning'

August 20th, 2014 10:10am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Without Warning'
Flying alien discs with teeth – look out! We’re checking out the new to Blu-ray classic horror flick "Without Warning" out now from Scream Factory, the genre division of Shout! Factory. We review – from afar – the deadly discs below!

Title: "Without Warning"

Grade: 3

Cast: Jack Palance, Martin Landau, Tarah Nutter

Director: Greydon Clark

Rating: R

Runtime: 88 minutes

Release Company: Shout! Factory Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoutfactory.com

The Flick: How Director Greydon Clark got veteran talents like Jack Palance and Martin Landau to participate in this B-movie fest...
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Blu-ray Review: 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2"

August 19th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
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Ready to see Spidey spin a web a second time? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray superhero flick "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" out now from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. The web slinger and all he catches get reviewed below!

Title: The Amazing Spider-Man 2"

Grade: 1 1/2

Cast: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx

Director: Marc Webb

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 141 minutes

Release Company: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Website: www.sonypictures.com/bluray

The Flick: Forget the fact that Andrew Garfield is still way too good looking to play the geeky Peter Par...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Toy Story Of Terror'

August 19th, 2014 11:00am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Toy Story Of Terror'
Ready to see your favorite Toy Story characters scare style? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray toon flick "Toy Story of Terror" out now from Disney Home Entertainment. We review Woody, Buzz and the gang and their fright factor below!

Title: "Toy Story of Terror"

Grade: 4

Cast: Voices of Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Carl Weathers

Director: Angus MacLane

Rating: G

Runtime: 22 minutes

Release Company: Disney Home Entertainment

Website: www.DisneyBluray.com

The Flick: All together too short but just as fun filled as the films, "Toy Story of Terror" again walks the fine...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Locke'

August 19th, 2014 10:00am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'Locke'
Can life change in the space of a car ride? We’re gonna find out as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Locke" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The ride and the road get reviewed below!

Title: "Locke"

Grade: 4

Cast: Tom Hardy

Director: Steven Knight

Rating: R

Runtime: 84 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: On the surface the concept of "Locke" is so utterly simple that it seems set up for failure – the audience rides along with an ordinary man inside a car where big life changing events happen over the t...
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Blu-ray Review: 'The Possession Of Michael King'

August 14th, 2014 12:10pm EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'The Possession Of Michael King'
Could a non-believer still fall victim to evil spirits? That’s what we’re gonna find out as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "The Possession of Michael King" available August 26 from Anchor Bay Entertainment. The affects of atheism on possession gets reviewed below!

Title: "The Possession of Michael King"

Grade: 3

Cast: Shane Johnson, Julie McNiven, Dale Dickey

Director: David Jung

Rating: R

Runtime: 83 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Home Entertainment

Website: www.anchorbayent.com

The Flick: The initial premise of "The Possession of Michael King" is a fascinatin...
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Blu-ray Review: 'The Sacrament'

August 14th, 2014 11:00am EDT
Blu-ray Review: 'The Sacrament'
Ti West. Cult village. Horror. Nuff said. We’re checking out the new to Blu-ray creep fest "The Sacrament" available August 19 from Magnolia Home Entertainment. The events at Eden Parish get reviewed below!

Title: "The Sacrament"

Grade: 4

Cast: AJ Bowen, Joe Swanberg, Gene Jones

Director: Ti West

Rating: R

Runtime: 99 minutes

Release Company: Magnolia Home Entertainment

Website: www.magpictures.com

The Flick: Much like I said in the theatrical review, filmmaker Ti West just keeps getting better and better with every film. "The Sacrament" is yet another example of the ac...
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