Musical fans who love good old-fashioned storytelling that’s coupled with catchy songs should give Country Crush a look. Though its narrative does have its predictable beats, the 96-minute picture is an often engaging experience thanks to innate charisma of lead actors Munro Chambers and Madeline Merlo.
Charlie Bishop (Chambers) is a mechanic who’s [...]
Maria Valverde is an actress who’s been on our radar thanks to her work in the epic drama Guernica and filmmaker Ridley Scott’s Exodus: Gods and Kings). Her latest film, Ali and Nino, is also an ambitious and sweeping drama, and it hits DVD via IFC Films on March 21.
The picture, which opens [...]
Dominic Rains (A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night) delivers subtle yet ultimately powerful work as the lead in Burn Country, a drama which is a blend of a fish out of water tale and a film noir driven thriller. Osman (Rains) is a former fixer who helped journalists navigate their way in Afghanistan, and [...]
One of this year’s egregious Oscar nominations came with the omission of The Handmaiden, director Park Chan-wook’s visually stunning adaptation of Sarah Waters’ novel Fingersmith. Cinephiles can now check out the film at their leisure, as the film has been released on DVD via Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
Set in 1930s colonial Korea, the narrative [...]
One of last year’s cinematic wonders was Elle, a picture which netted Isabelle Huppert (Things to Come, Louder Than Bombs) a Golden Globe Award. Now the film, which also garnered Huppert a Supporting Actress nomination, hits Blu-ray, DVD and digital March 14 via Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
The plotline centers [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
One of the greatest animated films of all time, Pinocchio (1940, 88 minutes) has been added to the Walt Disney Signature Colleciton and will receive its Blu-ray and DVD release on January 31.
The feature, winner of two Academy Awards (including best original song with “When You Wish Upon A Star”), features hours [...]
One of my favorite genre films this year was Train to Busan, a movie that put an entirely different spin on the zombie apocalypse genre. The title comes out via Blu-ray and DVD on January 17 via Well Go USA Entertainment.
The story centers on a group of passengers who [...]