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DVD Review: 'The Devil's Hand'

December 11th, 2014 11:00am EST
DVD Review: 'The Devil's Hand'
Ready to make a little deal with the devil? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD horror haunting "The Devil’s Hand" out Dec. 16 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We examine the deadly deal below!

Title: "The Devil’s Hand"

Grade: 4

Cast: Rufus Sewell, Jennifer Carpenter, Colm Meaney

Director: Christian E. Christiansen

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 101 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: "The Devil’s Hand" may seem like yet another straight-to-video B-flick,but it’s actually a fascinatingly spooky story about six ...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Under The Dome - Season 2'

December 11th, 2014 10:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Under The Dome - Season 2'
Ready to go back under an invisible barrier a second time? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray "Under The Dome – Season 2" out now from CBS / Paramount Home Entertainment. We examine the ups and downs of being trapped inside below!

Title: "Under The Dome – Season 2"

Grade: 3

Cast: Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Dean Norris

Director: Various

Runtime: 531 minutes

Release Company: CBS / Paramount Home Entertainment

Website: www.paramount.com

The Flick: Much like Season One, the new season of "Under The Dome" has its share of both ups and downs. On the up side th...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Dead Snow 2: Red Vs. Dead'

December 5th, 2014 10:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Dead Snow 2: Red Vs. Dead'
Ready to do battle with the undead Third Reich again? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray flick "Dead Snow 2: Red Vs. Dead" out Dec. 9 from Well Go USA Home Entertainment. We examine the zombie battle plan below!

Title: "Dead Snow 2: Red Vs. Dead"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Vegar Hoel, Martin Starr, Joceyln DeBoer

Director: Tommy Wirkola

Rating: R

Runtime: 101 minutes

Release Company: Well Go USA Home Entertainment

Website: www.wellgousa.com

The Flick: Very different from the more somber at times first outing, "Dead Snow 2: Red Vs. Dead" is a camp riot. Never takin...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'

December 4th, 2014 12:10pm EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'
Ready to take another ride with some unlikely superheroes? Then follow us as we check out the new to Blu-ray hit "Guardians of the Galaxy" out Dec. 9 from Marvel / Disney Home Entertainment. We check out the crazy cast of characters below!

Title: "Guardians of the Galaxy"

Grade: 4

Cast: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista

Director: James Gunn

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 121 minutes

Release Company: Marvel / Disney Home Entertainment

Website: www.Disney.com

The Flick: The first thing that comes to mind watching former Troma scribe James Gunn’s inspired "Guardians of the Galax...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Frank'

December 4th, 2014 11:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Frank'
Ready to witness some Michael Fassbender sans head? Then follow us as we check out the unusual flick "Frank" out Dec. 9 from Magnolia Home Entertainment. We examine the odd headdress below!

Title: "Frank"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Michael Fassbender, Maggie Gyllenhaal

Director: Lenny Abrahamson

Rating: R

Runtime: 95 minutes

Release Company: Magnolia Home Entertainment

Website: www.magpictures.com/frank

The Flick: What starts out as a flick with a somewhat goofy tone evolves into something sadly captivating. The tale of a band whose lead singer wears a giant paper machete looking ...
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'Guardians Of The Galaxy's' Michael Rooker On Yondu Past, Present And Future

November 25th, 2014 12:30pm EST
Interview: 'Guardians Of The Galaxy's' Michael Rooker On Yondu P
Anyone who witnessed Marvel’s latest big blockbuster spectacle that was James Gunn’s "Guardians of the Galaxy" knows the great Michael Rooker all too well. As the scene stealing space pirate Yondu Udonta, surrogate father to Star-Lord Peter Quill and overall bawdy blue bad guy, Rooker created one of the coolest, quirkiest and funniest Marvel characters to date. Of course, it helps that Rooker and Gunn have worked together successfully many times in the past (from "Slither" to "Super!"), but ever solid performer Rooker has always been up for the challenge. (See his first flick "Henry: Por...
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DVD Review: 'Speak No Evil'

November 24th, 2014 11:00am EST
DVD Review: 'Speak No Evil'
Beware the kids! Dodge the tots with us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Speak No Evil" out Dec. 2 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We see if the munchkins within have bite below!

Title: "Speak No Evil"

Grade: 2

Cast: Gabrielle Stone, Carl Jensen, Olivia Cavender

Director: Roze

Rating: R

Runtime: 74 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgate.com

The Flick: "Speak No Evil" starts off interestingly enough with a single mom partnering with her latest one-night stand to find her missing daughter. Problem is things go south when evil spi...
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DVD Review: 'Phobia'

November 24th, 2014 10:00am EST
DVD Review: 'Phobia'
Ready to be trapped inside with what haunts you? The follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "Phobia" out now from RLJ/Image Home Entertainment. We examine the haunting at home below!

Title: "Phobia"

Grade: 1

Cast: Michael Jefferson, Emma Dubery, Sarah Schoofs

Director: Rory Douglas Abel

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 84 minutes

Release Company: RLJ/Image Home Entertainment

Website: www.rljentertainment.com

The Flick: The eye opening art on the box for phobia is some of the creepiest imagery I’ve seen in a while – too bad the flick housed inside doesn’t keep the quality ...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Reclaim'

November 20th, 2014 11:00am EST
Blu-ray Review: 'Reclaim'
How far would you go to get back a daughter you just adopted? Let’s find out and check into the new to Blu-ray flick "Reclaim" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We review the gun-toting parenthood options below!

Title: "Reclaim"

Grade: 3

Cast: John Cusack, Ryan Phillippe, Rachelle Lefevre

Director: Alan White

Rating: R

Runtime: 96 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.shoplionsgate.com

The Flick: Not exactly an original (pangs of Breakdown!) nor groundbreaking flick, Reclaim is nevertheless entertaining to watch. The story involves an ...
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What’s In The 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' New Blu-ray Pack? James Gunn Fills Us In

November 19th, 2014 12:20pm EST
Gardians of the galaxy
We here at Starpulse.com are not only big fans of the films in the Marvel universe, but the diverse directors that are behind the camera as well. In the case of the smash hit "Guardians of the Galaxy" (which is currently on Digital HD plus Disney Movies Anywhere and on Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray and On-Demand December 9) it’s the genius of former Troma scribe and "Slither" and "Super" helmer James Gunn that brings both cool and quirk to a unique concept that kicks serious ass. So when we got the invite to sit with Gunn in person and check out some of the tasty upcoming features on the...
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