Home Video Reviews

The Way Way Back Blu-ray Review (Kirk Haviland)

Starring: Liam James, Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Sam Rockwell, Alison Janney, AnnaSophia Robb, Maya Rudolph, Rob Corddry, Amanda Peet, Jim Rash and Nat Faxon. Written and Directed by Jim Rash and Nat Faxon 2013 has proven to be a strong year for coming of age dramas with The Spectacular Now, The Kings of Summer and […]

Trance Blu-ray Review (Kirk Haviland)

Trance Starring: James McAvoy, Vincent Cassel, Rosario Dawson Written by Joe Ahearne, John Hodge Directed by Danny Boyle   New to Blu-ray is the latest film from Academy Award winning director Danny Boyle that marks his first step back into the realm of the psychological crime thriller since his debut film “Shallow Grave”, “Trance”. The […]

The Bible Blu-Ray Review (Kirk Haviland)

    The Bible Blu-ray Review Starring: Diogo Morgado, Darwin Shaw, Roma Downey and narrated by Keith David Directed by Crispin Reece and Christopher Spencer From executive producers Mark Burnett (Survivor) and wife Roma Downey (Touched by an Angel) and Fox Home Entertainment comes the near 7 ½ hour TV miniseries in a 4 disc […]

Home Video Spotlight Mar 26- April 1: Lincoln, Parental Guidance and more

  Home Video Spotlight Mar 26- April 1: Lincoln, Parental Guidance and more Here’s a look at some of the titles new in stores this week. Lincoln (Disney Home Entertainment) Steven Spielberg’s take on the last 4 months, and also the most turbulent 4 months, of Abraham’s Lincoln’s life and presidency comes to DVD and […]

Home Video Spotlight Mar 12-18: Disney Classics, Life of Pi, Hitchcock and more

Home Video Spotlight Mar 12-18: Disney Classics, Life of Pi, Hitchcock and more

Blu-Ray and DVD releases for the week of Mar 12 – 18 Here’s a rundown of this week’s highlighted releases with links to full reviews on all of them. Disney Dual Pack Blu-rays Disney released three dual pack Blu-rays for three of its animated films this week with Mulan 1 and 2, the Hunchback of […]

Chasing Mavericks Blu-ray Review (Kirk Haviland)

Chasing Mavericks Blu-Ray Review Starring Gerard Butler, Jonny Weston, Elisabeth Shue, Abigail Spencer, Leven Rambin Written by Kario Salem based on a story by Jim Meenaghan and Brandon Hooper Directed by Michael Apted and Curtis Hanson New to Blu-ray and DVD from Fox Home Entertainment is the ‘inspired by a true story’ surfing movie Chasing […]

Wreck-It Ralph Blu-ray Review (Kirk Haviland)

Wreck-It Ralph Blu-Ray Review Starring the voices of John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Jack McBrayer, Jane Lynch, Alan Tudyk, Mindy Kaling, Denis Haysbert, Skylar Astin and Ed O`Niell Written by Phil Johnston and Jennifer Lee based on a story by Rich Moore, Phil Johnston and Jim Reardon Directed by Rich Moore New to DVD and […]