Blu-Ray Review: What We Do in the Shadows

  What We Do in the Shadows 2015/Color Unison/Video Services Corp. 86 Minutes SKonMovies Review Release Date: May 26, 2015 Purchase on Blu-Ray from Amazon Purchase on DVD from Amazon Rent/Purchase on iTunes Arriving on DVD and blu-ray today is the vampire mockumentary What We Do in the Shadows from co-directors co-directors Taika Waititi (Eagle […]

Opinion: Why I Plan on Remaining Physical

The death of physical media is a growing conversation piece in film circles.  It seems that a lot more people, including hardcore cinephiles, are opting to acquire films digitally than continue to take up shelf space with DVDs and blu-rays.  In fact, some folks are not only converting to digital, but they are actually selling […]

DVD Review: ABCs of Death 2

ABCs of Death 22014/ColorMagnet/Video Services Corp.122 MinutesSKonMovies Review Release Date: Feb 3, 2015 Purchase on Blu-Ray from AmazonPurchase on DVD from AmazonRent/Purchase on iTunes   Out now on DVD and blu-ray is ABCs of Death 2, in which 26 filmmakers present 26 ways to die.  As with the first film, each of the filmmakers were […]

Blu-Ray Review: Frank

Frank2014/ColorMagolia/Video Services Corp.95 MinutesSKonMovies Review 1080p High Definition 16×9 (2.31:1)English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio Release Date: Dec 9, 2014 Purchase on Blu-Ray from AmazonPurchase on DVD from AmazonRent/Purchase on iTunes   Arriving on DVD and blu-ray is the dark comedy Frank. Jon (Domhnall Gleeson) is a wannabe musician, who stumbles upon a band called “Soronprfbs,” […]

Blu-Ray Thoughts: Motivational Growth

Out today on DVD and Blu-Ray is the very weird dark comedy Motivational Growth, directed by Don Thacker.  The film focuses on on an agoraphobic man named Ian Folivor (Adrian DiGiovanni), who hasn’t left his apartment for 16 months and spends the majority of his time channel surfing on the TV.  When the TV suddenly […]

Blu-Ray Thoughts: Journey to the West

Now out on DVD and Blu-Ray is Stephen Chow’s Journey to the West.  Inspired by the Chinese literary classic, the film tells the story of Xuan Zang (Zhang Wen), a Buddhist monk learning to become a demon hunter. Unlike other demon hunters, who set out to destroy demons, Xuan Zang is instructed by his master […]

Indie Spotlight: Junkie

Indie Spotlight is a series focusing on reviews of independent films From director Adam Mason comes the dark comedy Junkie.  Danny (Daniel Louis Rivas) is a recovering drug addict living in his parent’s old house with his psychotic brother Nicky (Robert LaSardo).  Even though Danny is desperate to get clean, the bad influence of Nicky […]