This Critic\’s Favorite Film of the Year Arrives on Home Video

All you really need to know about Baby Driver is that it\’s still this critic\’s favorite film of the year so far. The picture was written and directed by Edgar Wright, who is best known for a trio of British comedies starring Simon Pegg: Shaun of the Dead (2004), Hot Fuzz (2007) and The World\’s End (2013).

Morose Meditation on Mourning Arrives on Home Video

C (Casey Affleck) and M (Rooney Mara) are a nondescript young couple living in a modest ranch house in suburban Texas. Nothing of note transpires between the happily-married lovebirds besides carnal canoodling interrupted by things that go bump in the night.

Sofia Coppola’s Remake of Clint Eastwood Classic Comes to Home Video 

The Beguiled is a Civil War saga based on the best seller of the same name by the late novelist/playwright Thomas Cullinan (1919-1995). The sublime tale of seduction was first adapted

Bawdy Girls Trip Comedy Comes to Home Video

  Rough Night Blu-ray Review by Kam Williams Bawdy Girls Trip Comedy Comes to Home Video Jessica (Scarlett Johansson) and Peter (Paul W. Downs) are on the verge of tying the knot. But prior to walking down the aisle together, they’ve agreed to simultaneously throw themselves bachelor’s and bachelorette’s parties. But while she flies down […]

Wounded Vet Reunites with Combat K9 Partner in Postwar Docudrama

  Megan Leavey Blu-ray Review by Kam Williams Wounded Vet Reunites with Combat K9 Partner in Postwar Docudrama Five years ago, Mike Dowling published “Sergeant Rex,” a memoir about the unbreakable bond he’d forged with a bomb-sniffing dog while conducting over 35 missions on the front lines of Iraq. Now, another Marine, Corporal Megan Leavey, […]

Adaptation of Bittersweet Best Seller Arrives on Home Video

It\’s Maddy Whittier\’s (Amandla Stenburg) 18th birthday, but she won\’t be celebrating the occasion at a party or restaurant. In fact, she won\’t be leaving the house or even having friends over anytime soon.

Franchise Reboot Revolves around Road Trip from Hell

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Mother-Daughter Vacation Nightmare Comedy Comes to Home Video

Emily Middleton (Amy Schumer) is just having one of those days. First, she\’s fired from her sales job in a boutique for irresponsibly ignoring customers in order to try on outfits for herself. Second, her boyfriend (Randall Park) callously dumps her on the eve of their planned romantic getaway to Ecuador, stating, \

9th Episode in the Sci-Fi Series Certain to Scare the Living Daylights Out of You

Alien: Covenant is the 9th episode in the enduring, sci-fi franchise launched back in 1979, provided you count the trio of Alien vs. Predator spinoffs. This installment is a sequel to Prometheus (2012) which devoted fans know was a prequel to the original. Covenant was directed by the legendary Ridley Scott who also made the first and the previous picture in the series.

Visual F/X Variation of the Classic Tale Arrives on Home Video

Do you remember what happened to the Sherlock Holmes franchise in Guy Ritchie\’s hands? The low-key, cerbral sleuth who solved mysteries with his intellect suddenly morphed into a flamboyant, two-fisted superhero as likely to rely on brawn as brains to solve a case.