The star-studded western serial Riders of Death Valley starts out a little slowly but finishes with a flurry of action and cowboy grit.
Author: Christopher Zabel
Christopher Zabel has moderated the AVSForum's Blu-ray Picture Quality Tiers for the last decade. A videophile with a real passion for classic genre films and quality filmmaking, favorite films include Fight Club and 2001: A Space Odyssey. A believer in physical media, his ever-growing movie collection is beginning to threaten the space-time continuum with its gravity well.
Meir Zarchi finally follows up his disturbing grindhouse classic decades later with the disastrously poor I Spit on Your Grave: Deja Vu that fails on multiple levels.
Meir Zarchi's shocking I Spit on Your Grave has an undeniable power despite its reprehensible rape elements and graphic brutality against women.
Another Saturday morning delight with silly musical fun, Josie and the Pussycats comes from Hanna-Barbera's peak in the late '60s and early '70s.
A dark, grisly thriller from Hong Kong's early exploitation scene, Untold Story combines brutal gore with a nasty sense of humor.
Bill and Ted Face the Music for a goofy but enjoyable last ride into the sunset, this time helped out by daughters that take after their dads.
A one-sided but often moving reality documentary, 1275 Days follows the story of a teenage boy facing life in prison.
The Dog Doc is a touching but one-sided portrayal of a controversial veterinary practice that embraces expensive alternative treatments
An intimate, personal portrayal of esteemed composer and musician, Ryuichi Sakamoto: CODA delves into more than just his musical accomplishments.
Daughters of Darkness is a seminal lesbian vampire thriller with stylish direction, starring Delphine Seyrig as the seductive Countess Bathory.
An animated dog movie from Europe, Marona's Fantastic Tale offers unique animation and a simple life-affirming message.
Star Trek lifers and casual fans should both enjoy this engaging documentary, The Captains Collection, featuring William Shatner.