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Hell Or High Water Blu-ray Review

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“Hell Or High Water” isn’t quite worthy of the acclaim. Continue reading

November 10, 2016 Posted by | Blu-Ray review | , , , | Leave a comment

The Fisher King Blu-ray Review

The Fisher King Blu-ray

“The Fisher King” is one of Terry Gilliam’s finest films. Continue reading

June 27, 2015 Posted by | Blu-Ray review | , , , , | Leave a comment

The Giver Blu-ray Review

The Giver Blu-ray

“The Giver” is an adequate, but unspectacular adaptation. Continue reading

December 4, 2014 Posted by | Blu-Ray review | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tron: Legacy / Tron: The Original Classic (Five-Disc Combo: Blu-ray 3D / Blu-ray / DVD / Digital Copy)

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Disney adds value to its Blu-ray versions of the original “Tron” and “Tron:Legacy” with a giant 5 disc set. Continue reading

April 17, 2011 Posted by | Blu-Ray review | , , , , | Leave a comment

The Men Who Stare At Goats Blu-Ray

“The Men Who Stare At Goats” is a comedy that is based on an actual military squad from the U.S. Army in the 80’s.  The film is very funny in subtle ways, and is a great satire on military programs and their funding.  George Clooney, Ewan McGregor, Jeff Bridges and Kevin Spacey lead the cast but Clooney and McGregor are the main characters.  McGregor plays a journalist who hears a story about a unique psychic soldier squad anf soon stumbles across Clooney in Iraq.  Through a series of flashbacks, Clooney tells of the squad and its founder (Jeff Bridges), who got funding to develop a non-lethal unit that would use their minds to control the enemy.  Part of this training involved drug use, meditation and a general hippie philosophy preached by Bridges.  His character is very reminiscent of the “Dude”. As Clooney is telling the story, the two also have an adventure of their own in Iraq, being kidnapped by terrorists and hiding out while street battles erupt around them. Continue reading

March 14, 2010 Posted by | Blu-Ray review | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Answer Man Blu-ray Review

Despite strong performances by the cast, “The Answer Man” suffers from a weak script. Continue reading

November 20, 2009 Posted by | 1 | , , , | Leave a comment

The Open Road Blu-ray Review

“The Open Road” is a well acted, but slow moving dramedy. Continue reading

November 18, 2009 Posted by | 1 | , , | Leave a comment