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Winter Passing Blu-ray Review

More Like Depression Staying The New York of 2005 is a perfect setting for this dry indie from the new millennium. New York looks mournful and tired. So do …

Resurrecting the Champ Blu-ray Review

About 60% Erik Kernan (Josh Hartnett) works in an active Denver newsroom. He’s a sportswriter, dressed casually, if white collar. Then there’s Champ (Samuel L Jackson), homeless, covered only …

The Illusionist (MVD) Blu-ray Review

The Other Prestige The title Illusionist gives away the eventual twist. How and why hold until various plot developments need them. Illusionist toys with its audience, with Edward Norton …

Beer League (MVD) Blu-ray Review

Balls and Booze Seeing Beer League release listed as 2006 is a surprise – it’s every bit the raunchy, sexist, homophobic, racist, drug-fueled lark spewed out in the ‘80s …

Enigma (1982) Blu-ray Review

The Little Spy Thriller That Could Starring Martin Sheen Enigma comes from the 1980s when movie audiences had fewer expectations from their spy flicks. A CIA agent tries to …

Sleepover Blu-ray Review

Getting Sleepy Fourteen years on, Sleepover’s time capsule value is beyond its narrative value. It’s stuffed with soon to be mega-stars like Steve Carrell and Brie Larson. Summer Glau …

Memories of Me Blu-ray Review

Remember the Extras A Christian and a Jew walk into a taco joint… That’s where Memories of Me truly begins. Billy Crystal has reunited with his on-screen estranged father. …