Video & DVD

Cold in July

Cold in July

A couple of years ago, there was a series of movies that came out that tried to blend genre in interesting ways and the end result was a chaotic mess.  Watching the trailers, I couldn’t figure out what the movie was trying to be or who it was trying to appeal to.  Cold in July […]

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Vincent Price Collection II

The Vincent Price Collection II

Those of you who really give a damn about Halloween know full well that it’s a season and not a just some day at the tail end of October. When the clock strikes midnight and ushers in October the first, we’re granted a 31-day license to engage in a non-stop horror movie free-for-all. There is […]

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Nightcap (Merci Pour Le Chocolat)

Nightcap (Merci Pour Le Chocolat)

Nightcap (Merci Pour Le Chocolat, 2000) opens on the wedding of Marie-Claire (Isabelle Huppert) and André (Jacques Dutronc), long since divorced but settling down with one another once more. Then we’re off to the somber reception that follows, at which the couple’s fork-tongued guests talk venomously about them behind their backs. Such a scene provides […]

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
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TV on DVD

Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever

Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever

Right on the heels of Motown: The Musical playing across the country, StarVista Entertainment/Time Life has released a 3-DVD set of Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever. The nearly six-hour DVD set for release on September 30, 2014 features an extended version of the show, with more than 20 additional minutes not seen on the original broadcast, as […]

| September 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Denver the Last Dinosaur: Complete Series

Denver the Last Dinosaur: Complete Series

From World Events Productions (WEP), the same studio that brought us every incarnation of Voltron, Denver the Last Dinosaur aired for two seasons, totaling 50 episodes, back in late 1988. It’s a series I recall from my youth with great fondness, one that stirred up some serious nostalgia flashbacks when I learned of its impending […]

| September 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Arrow: The Complete Second Season

Arrow: The Complete Second Season

The CW had their fair share of skeptics when they announced that beloved comic book figure, The Green Arrow, would be heading to the small screen, when Arrow was announced several years ago. I’ll admit to being one of them. However, Arrow, now entering its third season, has done more to prove skeptics wrong and delight new fans in […]

| September 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
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