Blu-ray Reviews

  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Blu-ray review

    ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Blu-ray Review

    by on April 3, 2017 at 8:15 am

    Risk is abundant in director Gareth Edwards’ Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, the first standalone franchise entry set outside the greater Skywalker story line with all-new main cast comprised of misfits and outcasts. That… Read More

    4.7
    out of 5
  • Moana Blu-ray 3D Review

    ‘Moana’ Blu-ray 3D Review

    by on March 10, 2017 at 1:15 pm

    Keeping expectations in check for a film like Disney Animation’s Moana with its 95 percent approval rating at Rotten Tomatoes, multiple Academy Award nominations, The Little Mermaid’s directorial team (John Musker and Ron Clements) at… Read More

    4.9
    out of 5
  • Trolls Blu-ray Review

    Trolls Blu-ray Review

    by on March 6, 2017 at 7:51 am

    If everything is “awesome” in The LEGO Movie universe then over where DreamWorks crafted the Trolls movie starring Justin Timberlake and Anna Kendrick is where everything is simply “happy.” Whereas The LEGO Movie and most… Read More

    4.3
    out of 5
  • Doctor Strange

    ‘Doctor Strange’ Blu-ray 3D Review

    by on February 28, 2017 at 1:11 pm

    Before Stephen Strange came along, the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s (MCU) heroes have been powered by technology, biology, chemical reactions, super serums, genetically-imprinted magic and mysterious godlike galactic forces. Doctor Strange changes the game by delving into… Read More

    4.8
    out of 5
  • Morgan

    ‘Morgan’ Blu-ray Review

    by on January 8, 2017 at 8:02 pm

    Ronald D. Moore’s Battlestar Galactica reboot series taught us humans will inevitably keep trying to engineer superior versions of themselves. Such is the case in Morgan, a sci-fi thriller from Luke Scott whose ambition… Read More

    3.4
    out of 5
  • Win 2016 World Series Champions Blu-ray

    ‘2016 World Series Champions: Chicago Cubs’ Blu-ray Review

    by on December 5, 2016 at 8:46 am

    Wow, what a year for Major League Baseball. The new 2016 World Series Champions: Chicago Cubs Blu-ray and Digital combo reminds us of where this year’s Fall Classic stacks up with a brief promo reel… Read More

    4.0
    out of 5
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens 3D Collector's Edition Blu-ray Review

    ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ 3D Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Review

    by on November 21, 2016 at 8:09 am

    Fans were promised Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 3D by Lucasfilm and Disney before the first Star Wars: The Force Awakens Blu-ray made its debut earlier this year. We all knew the double-dip would exceed the… Read More

    4.8
    out of 5
  • Black Sails Season 3 Blu-ray review

    Black Sails Season 3 Blu-ray Review

    by on November 10, 2016 at 8:07 pm

    Television shows should grow thematically as they age and remove or develop characters as dictated by the story. Black Sails Season 3 is an essential lesson in how to advance a story and leave no living man… Read More

    4.5
    out of 5
  • Captain America: Civil War Blu-ray 3D review

    Captain America: Civil War Blu-ray 3D Review

    by on September 15, 2016 at 10:21 am

    Avengers, disassemble! That’s the gist of Captain America: Civil War, an elaborate excuse for creating a rift among the world’s mightiest heroes so they can theoretically rejoin forces when big bad blue Thanos puts… Read More

    4.6
    out of 5
  • Aliens: 30th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray Review

    Aliens: 30th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray Review

    by on September 14, 2016 at 9:02 am

    New home video editions of James Cameron’s masterful Sci-Fi action classic Aliens starring Sigourney Weaver mostly come out on the film’s big anniversaries. Mostly. This year marks the 30th anniversary of Aliens making it a home… Read More

    0.0
    out of 5