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Director Peter Berg and actor/producer Mark Wahlberg are passionate about bringing real life stories to the screen. Whether it’s their new film Patriots Day or the just release Blu-ray Deepwater Horizon, the pair are bringing value added content to non-fiction narratives. The care and thought that is put into their films is also evident with [...]


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Doctor Strange, a Marvel Studios release which took in over $658 million worldwide, hits Blu-ray on February 28 and Digital HD February 14.

Headlined by Benedict Cumberbatch as the master of the mystic arts, Doctor Strange also features scene stealing work from Tilda Swinton as The Ancient One.

After a car accident [...]


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Director Oliver Stone’s cinematic journey through the politics and pivotal events that shape America continue with Snowden. This time out, however, the scope of the film reaches a worldwide level thanks to Edward Snowden’s (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) decision to expose the illegal surveillance methods by the National Security Agency.

The picture, which serves [...]


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Solace, a thriller starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan (The Walking Dead), Anthony Hopkins, and Colin Farrell, hits Blu-ray and DVD March 14 via Lionsgate.

The plotline centers on an Jone Merriwether (Morgan), an FBI agent who teams up with retired physician John Clancy (Anthony Hopkins) to solve a series of murders. Clancy’s supposed psychic powers [...]


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One of this year’s most notable Blu-ray releases was Carrie: Collector’s Edition. Any new iteration of Carrie is highly anticipated in the home video market, but this Scream Factory version celebrates the film’s 40th anniversary. Plus, this version is a 4K scan of the original negative, giving more pop and depth to the feature.

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Muhammad Ali was the greatest boxer of all time, and Will Smith perfectly captured the legendary pugilist in the acclaimed 2001 feature Ali. Director Michael Mann (Miami Vice, Public Enemies) is giving movie buffs an all new version of the film, as Ali: Commemorative Edition hits Blu-ray January 17 [...]


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Inferno, Tom Hanks’ latest adventures as symbologist Robert Langdon, hits Blu-ray and DVD January 24 via Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

In this installment, Langdon teams up with a doctor (Rogue One’s Felicity Jones) to help cure his amnesia. As he’s treating his own health, Langdon is also the target [...]


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With Christmas just around the corner, one worthy stocking stuffer is the recent Blu-ray release of Pete’s Dragon. The picture is a marked improvement of the 1977 family film, as writer/director David Lowery (Ain’t Them Bodies Saints) and co-scribe Toby Halbrooks bring a beautifully rendered sensitivity to the proceedings.

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A film I’m definitely looking forward to checking out is Masterminds, a comedy that hits Blu-ray and DVD January 31st via Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. The picture didn’t light the world on fire at the box office (just $17 million), but there’s a a few big reasons why this flick might be worth your [...]


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One of this year’s most overlooked films, the boxing epic Hands of Stone, was released this week on Blu-ray. Featuring Edgar Ramírez as legendary boxer Roberto Durán, the narrative centers on Durán’s ascension to the boxing ranks and his contentious rivalry with Sugar Ray Leonard (Usher Raymond IV).

Although blessed with an all-star [...]


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