Video & DVD

Dom Hemingway

Dom Hemingway

In Richard Shepard’s Dom Hemingway (2013), Jude Law stars as the titular foul-mouthed, yet magnificently verbose, Dom Hemingway– a snarling, self-absorbed maniac who also happens to suffer from crippling moments of crippling self-realization and doubt. The film opens on a long take of Dom speaking as if to the audience while nude and with arms […]

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Wet Behind the Ears

Wet Behind the Ears

Wet Behind the Ears is a coming of age comedy from Cinema Libre Studio about recent college graduate/millennial Samantha who is having a hard time finding a real job. Best friends Samantha and Victoria have recently graduated and are ready to move to the big city. When Victoria lands the perfect job and Samantha finds […]

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Angriest Man in Brooklyn

The Angriest Man in Brooklyn

The question of the day is who is the angriest man in Brooklyn? The film of the same name, Angriest Man in Brooklyn, would lead you to believe that Robin Williams is that man. However, anyone who has been to Brooklyn before (or any major city for that matter) would question the validity of this […]

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
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TV on DVD

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Cowabunga Classics

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Cowabunga Classics

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated series ended in 1996, and my copy of Microsoft Word still doesn’t recognize cowabunga as a real word.  Personally, I blame Michael Bay for this.  The series, which defined my childhood is no stranger to modern audiences, who have seen the mutant turtles adapted into various live-action, animated, video […]

| July 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Black Dynamite: Season One

Black Dynamite: Season One

Adapting a film to a television series is always a tricky proposition. When the film in question is a beloved cult favorite–such as Black Dynamite, the 2009 film that did for 70s Blaxploitation what Wet Hot American Summer did for early-80s Summer Camp movies–pulling off an effective series becomes even more difficult. What is it […]

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Duck Dynasty – Season 5

Duck Dynasty – Season 5

Mostly I want to take this opportunity to weigh in on this series, which has become a cultural phenomenon over the last couple of years.  I have been sporadically exposed to the series recently because I have friends who watch it and my parents are fans, and while I do find the show to be […]

| June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
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