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Black Panther 4K UHD Blu-ray Review

For Wakanda Killmonger, Black Panther’s supervillain, is right. He speaks against mass incarceration, for civil rights, notes cultural theft, and acknowledges poverty. He lived in ghettos, lost his father, …

Arrival 4K UHD Blu-ray Review

Arrived In the few months since its theatrical release, Arrival earned additional credence – a film less about invaders from space and sci-fi than it is about communication and …

Arrival Review

The Day the Earth Picked Up the Phone 1950’s Day the Earth Stood Still capped decades of international conflict. The film berated, scolded, and chastised humanity for ceaselessly bombing …

Southpaw Blu-ray Review

Hitting a little to the left Mired by melodrama, Southpaw’s circumstances create Murphy’s Law: The Movie. Egregiously named Billy Hope (Jake Gyllehaal) loses everything in the course of an …

Taken 3 Blu-ray Review

Take it away Hyper-dramatic police work and chaotic editing are the memorable parts of Taken 3, a film which is soaking in its own unnecessary existence. Bryan Mills (Liam …

Freelancers Review

The scripting is beneath the like of De Niro or Forest Whitaker, even if they're mild bright spots on a dreadful, dreary film.

Catch .44 Review

So much of Catch .44 feels wasted, extended dialogue never carrying the charm, wit, or story telling ability of what it's trying to emulate.