• Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 2:57am

    DOUBLE INDEMNITY - Blu-ray review

    "Double Indemnity" has earned a spot in the pantheon of cinematic classics.

  • Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 1:05am

    THE BLETCHLEY CIRCLE, SEASON 2 - Blu-ray review

    The four former code-breakers turned sleuths are back in the second season of "The Bletchley Circle," but nothing works quite as well the second time around. And there's no Mystery Machine, either.

  • Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 8:09am

    BREAKING THE WAVES - Blu-ray review

    Both a ferocious love story and a tale of the triumph of vital individual faith over ossified and corrupt organized religion.

  • Monday, April 14, 2014 - 2:08am

    TREME: COMPLETE SERIES - Blu-ray review

    To see a show that is so geographically centered and completely exploring it’s history, culture, heart, desperation and strength is quite an experience.

  • Sunday, April 13, 2014 - 9:31pm

    THE NUT JOB - Blu-ray review

    "The Nut Job" might win over the youngest of age, but it will make others fall into an early hibernation.

  • Sunday, April 13, 2014 - 5:00am

    KNIGHTS OF BADASSDOM - Blu-ray review

    "Knights of Badassdom" was an eagerly anticipated release, but when the time came the movie failed to deliver.

  • Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 5:29pm

    WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE - Blu-ray review

    ...JCVD happens to be the only entertaining part of the movie as he pokes fun at his own tough guy image.

  • Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 4:45pm

    THE INVISIBLE WOMAN - Blu-ray review

    Directed by and starring Ralph Fiennes, "The invisible Woman" tells the true story of author Charles Dickens' passionate, scandalous relationship with a younger woman.

  • Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 2:22pm


    My family wasn’t wowed by this series, but it’s gotten consistently good reviews and has been nominated again for a bunch of Primetime Emmys.

  • Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 12:40pm

    THE KING OF COMEDY - Blu-ray review

    “The King of Comedy” earned a 93 percent “fresh” rating at Rotten Tomatoes, but I’m going to side with the dissenters this time. I can see where it might be perceived as a dark comedy, but that label doesn’t absolve it from an overarching sense that Scorsese didn’t push this one far enough.


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