DEAD RINGERS. Scream Factory Delivers Cronenberg’s Horror Classic [Blu-Review]
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DEAD RINGERS. Scream Factory Delivers Cronenberg’s Horror Classic [Blu-Review]

The idea of identical twins has long been used in media to add a horror or nefarious element to proceedings. The possibility of duplicity, in…

The Final Season of MAUDE Bid Farewell to Both a Groundbreaking Series and an Indelible Era
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The Final Season of MAUDE Bid Farewell to Both a Groundbreaking Series and an Indelible Era

All good things must come to an end, and that’s certainly true of sitcoms. While some shows leave at the top of their game, making…

TO LIVE AND DIE IN L.A. (1985) Screen Comparisons: Shout Select Blu-ray vs 2010 Release
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TO LIVE AND DIE IN L.A. (1985) Screen Comparisons: Shout Select Blu-ray vs 2010 Release

  This article contains several comparisons which contrast the older MGM/Fox Blu-ray transfer (“before”, left) with the new Shout Factory 4K restoration (“after”, right). The…

NIGHTHAWKS (1981) – Sly on the ATAC [Blu-ray Review]
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NIGHTHAWKS (1981) – Sly on the ATAC [Blu-ray Review]

The story goes that Sylvester Stallone went into a casting call and mentioned to producers that he also wrote a little. Irwin Winkler gave Sly…

TRANSFORMERS THE MOVIE – Still Got the Touch! 30th Anniversary Blu-review
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TRANSFORMERS THE MOVIE – Still Got the Touch! 30th Anniversary Blu-review

Michael Bay has been a massive wrecking ball(s) through the Transformers franchise. Throwing together paper thin plots, a turgid mess of CGI, wasting genuinely good…

BILL & TED’S MOST EXCELLENT COLLECTION is a Triumphant Video on Blu-ray
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BILL & TED’S MOST EXCELLENT COLLECTION is a Triumphant Video on Blu-ray

  This article contains several comparisons which contrast the older DVD version of Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey (“before”, left) with the new Blu-ray edition…

METALSTORM: THE DESTRUCTION OF JARED-SYN – Bad, Lax, Weary Road [Blu-ray Review]
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METALSTORM: THE DESTRUCTION OF JARED-SYN – Bad, Lax, Weary Road [Blu-ray Review]

Note: This new Blu-ray release includes both 3D and 2D versions of the film, but this review is based solely on a 2D viewing. The…

RAISING CAIN: De Palma’s Director’s Cut Comes to Blu-ray Courtesy of SHOUT FACTORY
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RAISING CAIN: De Palma’s Director’s Cut Comes to Blu-ray Courtesy of SHOUT FACTORY

While Shout Factory has done outstanding work in the past to deliver quality releases of often overlooked classics, there’s something different and exciting about their…

HELLHOLE (1985): Ridiculous Mayhem, New on Blu!
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HELLHOLE (1985): Ridiculous Mayhem, New on Blu!

Susan, a typical 80s teen (easily identified by her hot pink legwarmers), watches as her mother is murdered by the hired killer known only as…

MAUDE’s Fifth Year Showed a Series with No Signs of Slowing Down
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MAUDE’s Fifth Year Showed a Series with No Signs of Slowing Down

Season five would normally signify the beginning of the end for any number of successful shows. Most sitcoms, regardless of quality or level of fandom,…