DVD Review “Mortal Kombat: Conquest – The Complete Series”

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It has been over 15 years, since I have last seen this show and it honestly hasn’t gotten any better.

DVD Review “The Rewrite”

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The cast is diverse and quite funny

Blu-ray Review “Island of Lemurs: Madagascar”

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Did I mention that Morgan Freeman narrates this film?

Blu-ray Review “Interstellar”

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The visuals were definitely impressive but the story was way too convoluted for me and it never came together for me in the end.

Blu-ray Review “Veep: The Complete Third Season”

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I really hope that HBO keeps this show rolling for years to come because I know that this show will only get better and better

Blu-ray Review “Silicon Valley: The Complete First Season”

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“Silicon Valley” is an awkward, funny and very sarcastic comedy

3D Blu-ray Review “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies”

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“The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” is easily the weakest entry in Peter Jackson’s entire six-chapter saga.

DVD Reviews “The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!” New Releases

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“The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!” is not only fun, it is also extremely education

Film Review “It Follows”

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It’s creepy, it’s funny, and it’ll make you talk

Film Review “Home”

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“Home” is obviously setting its sights on the children in the audience, with very few inside jokes for adults

Film Review “Get Hard”

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Outrageously funny, though often bordering on bad taste

Blu-ray Review “The Babadook”

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This film is near perfect and much deeper that you would expect from a typical horror flick.

Blu-ray Review “Into the Woods”

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The first and second act were actually decent but the third absolutely ruined the film for me and it dragged on for what felt like forever.

Film Review “Insurgent”

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“Insurgent” is as predictable as it is vapid

Film Review “The Gunman”

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Heavy on the gunfire and light on believability, “The Gunman” is a nice looking yet unsatisfying film barely kept afloat by its star

Film Review “Backcountry”

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A chilling but contrived woodland thriller to do for camping what Open Water did for snorkling trips

Film Review “Spring”

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“Spring” is a movie that is barely – just barely – saved by its beautiful scenery

Film Review “Cinderella (2015)”

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It’s a well-made, guilty pleasure for Disneyphiles and a refreshing blast from Disney’s treasured past for everyone else

Film Review “Run All Night”

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“Run All Night” is another in a long line of “bad ass with a heart of gold” roles for Liam Neeson

Film Review “Unfinished Business”

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“Unfinished Business” is the low point of Vince Vaughn’s career

Film Review “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”

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Cleverly written and expertly acted, “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” is a welcome, sunny treat during these final weeks of winter

Enjoy the “Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Game”! Available now

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To celebrate the release of “Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Game” next week, we wanted to share you with a fun digital game called “Knight Flight”

Blu-ray Review “Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast”

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“Tinker Bell and the Legend of the Neverbeast” is easily the weakest in the franchise.

Blu-ray Review “The Flintstones and WWE: Stone Age Smackdown”

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This is exciting because there hasn’t been new “The Flintstones” content in 15 years and it is very welcome

Blu-ray Review “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1″

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I thought that “Catching Fire” was awful and “Mockingjay Part 1″ is another long drawn out lead in for he final film

Blu-ray Review “Musicals 4-Movie Collection”

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If you love musicals, this a must own

Indican Pictures Aquires “Radio America” for Distribution

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Indican Pictures, a major distributor of independently made films, has announced their latest acquisition, the musical-drama “Radio America.”

Blu-ray Review “Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)”

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It may not be for everyone but it is certainly quite amazing

Film Review “Deli Man”

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A likeable lightweight doc about a fading food institution

Blu-ray Review “Horrible Bosses 2: Extended Cut”

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The sequel actually better than the first film

Blu-ray Review “Big Hero 6″

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This film won the Oscar last night for Best Animated Film and looking back on the year, I couldn’t agree more

DVD Review “Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy”

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A must have for any “Sofia the First” fan!

“Birdman”, “Grand Budapest Hotel” Big Winners at 87th Oscars

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“Birdman or (the Unexpected Virtue of Innocence)” and “The Grand Budapest Hotel” took home the lion’s share of Oscars this evening during the presentation of the 87th Annual Academy Awards.

Blu-ray Review “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: 10th Anniversary Edition”

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There really isn’t any reason to purchase this unless you are a die-hard fan or if you have never owned this Blu-ray before.

DVD Review “Whiplash”

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Great cast makes this a must see film!

Blu-ray Review “LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes: Justice League vs Bizarro League”

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A movie you can throw on and watch with the entire family

“Zombie Cats from Mars” Production Announcement, Trailer and First Image!

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Early 2015 release planned for new horror starring Portlandia’s Ernest Adams

Film Review “Hot Tub Time Machine 2″

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Ultimately the movie is choppy, but clever enough at trying to stay new

Film Review “McFarland, USA”

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A “Hispanic ‘Hoosiers’”, and I mean that with all due respect, “McFarland, USA” is an uplifting film that hits the right notes

America’s Favorite Furry Monster Makes Learning Fun as Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and Sesame Workshop Release “Sesame Street: The Best of Elmo 3″ on DVD and Digital March 3, 2015!

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DVD Includes Bonus Full-Length Feature, “Elmo and Abby’s Birthday Fun”!

Film Review “All The Wilderness”

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As a filmmaker, Johnson has an experimental way with a camera that shows promise for the future

Film Review “Still Alice”

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A finely performed, well-paced film, and while it may strike some emotional chords with a female demographic, I found it to be extremely hard to relate to.

Film Review “Kingsman: The Secret Service”

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Firth does a good job as the proper English spy and looks like he’s having a good time. Sadly I couldn’t say the same.

Blu-Ray Review “Predestination”

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“Predestination” is one of those films that I can watch over and over again to catch all of the subtle nuances that I may have missed in a previous viewing

Blu-ray Review “The Phantom of the Opera (1989)”

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Besides the terrible tagline on the cover, this is a highlight for any horror fan.

Blu-ray Review “101 Dalmatians: Diamond Edition”

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I see this being a must watch for the coming months

Film Review “Black or White”

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The script, written by director Binder, tries to say too much, and in doing so, loses some of its charm.

Blu-ray Reviews: Disney Presents Studio Ghibli Latest Films

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Thank God for Disney since they have been delivering fans of Studio Ghibli films with new Blu-ray ever few months. The following three beloved films have never been available before on Blu-ray in the US. They are POM POKO, PORCO ROSSO and TALES FROM EARTHSEA. These films are not the most notable films in Studio […]

DVD Review “Doc McStuffins: Cuddle Me Lambie”

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All you dad’s can take that cue and deliver this wonderful release to your daughters for that special day

James Keach talks about directing “Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me”

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Director of “Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me”

Film Review ” A Most Violent Year”

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More intense then violent, “A Most Violent Year” is a tightly written story carried along on the shoulders of its actors

Tanner Beard talking about working on Terrence Malick’s “Knight of Cups”

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“6 Bullets to Hell”, “Knight of Cups”

The Museum of the Moving Image Salutes Julianne Moore

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The Oscar frontrunner was supported by friends including Steve Buscemi, Billy Crudup and Mark Ruffalo

Blu-ray Review “The Mule”

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Brilliant cast and based on a true story, which makes it a bit more interested.

DVD Review “Dallas: The Complete Third and Final Season”

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I am sad to see this show end but at least it had a nice comeback and delivered three entertaining and exciting seasons.

Film Review “American Sniper”

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Featuring an amazing performance by Bradley Cooper, “American Sniper” is Clint Eastwood’s return as an important filmmaker

Film Review “Blackhat”

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Someone might want to consider programming some better hardware into this movie before releasing it

Blu-ray Review “Annabelle”

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If you loved “The Conjuring” though, it doesn’t mean that you will love “Annabelle”

DVD Review “Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Battle for the Book!”

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This is literally the best episode of the series since it has aired

Film Review “The Wedding Ringer”

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I have not been a big supporter of Kevin Hart and expected another 90 mins of his screaming Chris Tucker impression. However, in “The Wedding Ringer,” he is quite funny and handles the role very well.

“Birdman”, “The Grand Budapest Hotel” Lead 87th Academy Award Nominations

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“Birdman,” the film that triumphantly put Michael Keaton back on the map and “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” Wes Anderson’s fanciful comedy, led all films this morning when the nominations for the 87th Annual Academy Awards were announced

DVD Review “Jimi: All Is By My Side”

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Upon seeing “Jimi: All Is By My Side,” Kathy Etchingham, who was Hendrix’ inspiration for “Foxy Lady,” “The Wind Cries Mary” and others, called it “absolute nonsense.” And to quote David Huddleston in “Blazing Saddles” — “Who can argue with that?”

Film Review “Selma”

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“Selma” would not have worked as a straight biopic, but works magnificently as a focus on grassroots activism

Al Sapienza talks about roles in “Taken 3″ and “Godzilla”

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Mikey Palmice on “The Sopranos”

Film Review “Inherent Vice”

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“Inherent Vice” is an off-beat masterpiece

Peter and Michael Spierig talk about directing “Predestination”

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Directors of “Undead”, “Daybreakers”

Lauren’s Top 5 Films to Look Forward to in 2015

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Last week I listed off my top five films of 2014, it was an admittedly quiet year for me movie-wise but 2015 looks to be an embarrassment of riches…

Sarah Snook talks about her new film “Predestination”

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“Jessabelle” , “Predestination”

Jennifer Blanc-Biehn Shines in Scrappy “Everly”, Out in February

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Actress/filmmaker Jennifer Blanc-Biehn is starting off 2015 with a bang, taking on a meaty role in Dimension Films’ action-horror film Everly, starring Salma Hayek and directed by horror filmmaker Joe Lynch

Film Review “Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me”

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Director Keach places his cameras so that you feel like you are part of the film.

Bobby Roe and Zack Andrews talk about “The Houses October Built”

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Writer/Director Bobby Roe and Writer/Star Zack Andrews

Blu-ray Review “Black Sails: The Complete First Season”

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The visual effects are stunning but the cast doesn’t really grip me

Blu-ray Review “Dominion: Season One”

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The visual effects are quite impressive as well for Syfy and the Angels are awesome!

Blu-ray Review “The Guest”

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2015 is not even here yet and we already have our first see Blu-ray!

Blu-ray Review “Boyhood”

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Come award season, this is going to easily clean up for sure…and honestly it deserves it as well.

Film Review “The Imitation Game”

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Benedict Cumberbatch gives a performance sure to be remembered come Oscar nomination time

Film Review “Into the Woods”

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The negative is that, in order to make the film “family friendly,” some of the darker elements of the show have been removed.

Film Review “Unbroken”

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Masterfully directed with a script by a who’s who of Oscar nominated screenwriters, “Unbroken” is easily the most inspirational film of the year as well as one of the year’s best!

Win Passes to the Kansas City Premiere of “American Sniper”

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This contest ends on January 5, 2015

Nicolette Pierini talks about her role in “Annie (2014)”

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Mia in “Annie (2014)”

Film Review “Annie (2014)”

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“Annie” is probably your best bet for family fun this holiday season

Film Review “Wild”

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“Wild” is a sharp and smartly directed film

A Lifestyle Choice: Routine, Adventure or a Mixture of Both

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This is something that was touched upon recently by clothing brand the North Face and its innovative #seeforyourself campaign…

Film Review “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies”

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The film’s cast is as game as ever to bring the story to life and the special effects continue to amaze

“Grease” Director Randal Kleiser talks about his stage debut

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Director of “Grease”, “Blue Lagoon” and “White Fang”

Blu-ray Review “The Equalizer”

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This film is fast, in your face and brutal. Washington is at his best and really delivers an amazing performance.

Blu-ray Review “Star Trek: The Next Generation – Season Seven”

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These 1080p transfers for these episodes nothing short of amazing

Blu-ray Review “Time Bandits: The Criterion Collection”

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This is going to rank as one of the best releases of 2014, no question.

Blu-ray Review “Tusk”

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I have a feeling down the line this is going to become quite the cult classic

Kansas City Film Critics Name The Year’s Best

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The Kansas City Film Critics Circle, the second oldest organized critics group in the country, held their annual end-of-the-year award gathering this afternoon, with “Birdman” and “Boyhood” taking home the lion’s share of the major awards.

Blu-ray Review “This Is Where I Leave You”

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This film has its moments and those moments don’t last long

Film Review “Exodus: Gods and Kings”

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A bloated, boring, 2.5 hour mess…save your money

Official Trailer released for Uncork’d Entertainment’s “An American Terror”

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A killer Christmas title that’s “Surprising, effective, and brutal”* to stuff your stocking with!

Film Review “Top Five”

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The amount of humor might lead audiences astray from whatever noble point Rock is trying to make about comedy

“My Little Pony: The Movie” Coming to DVD January 27, 2015

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FEATURING THE VOICES OF Danny DeVito, Madeline Kahn, Cloris Leachman, Rhea Perlman, Tony Randall and more

Digital HD Review “Pumping Iron”

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“Pumping Iron” is now available on Digital HD for the first time

Blu-ray Review “Magic in the Moonlight”

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Every since “Midnight in Paris”, Woody Allen has been on fire. “Magic in the Moonlight” is the latest winner.

Blu-ray Review “Dolphin Tale 2″

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This wasn’t really a film that was screaming for a sequel

Film Review “The Homesman”

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A well-cast, well-intentioned film that hopefully read better in its original novel form

Blu-ray Review “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington: 75th Anniversary”

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Easily one of the best restored Blu-ray releases this year.