Tag: ultrahd

Casino 4K UHD Review

Hole in the Desert The final moments of Casino show old Vegas being torn down. Implosions send once grand buildings to rubble. Sam Rothenstein (Robert De Niro) opines about …

Pan’s Labyrinth 4K UHD Review

Life Isn’t Like Your Fairy Tales At a lavish banquet, the fascist sociopath Captain Vidal verbally denigrates the rebels. Those at the table agree. Among them, a Catholic priest, …

Daybreakers 4K UHD Review

Seeing Daylight In 2007, a documentary titled Who Killed the Electric Car? told the story of how various entities combined to keep fuel-based vehicles the standard. A few years …

Gremlins 4K UHD Review

A Kentucky Harvester Ms. Deagle is awful. She threatens to kill a family dog, ignores the cries of starving children, cuts in lines, and hates Christmas carolers. Deagle (Polly …

The World’s End 4K UHD Review

Fauxbots While The World’s End lacks Shaun of the Dead’s comedic cleverness, it instead chooses a more somber, richer topic to finish the Cornetto trilogy. In that, The World’s …

X-Men: Dark Phoenix 4K UHD Review

Phoenix Falling Partway through the arduous Dark Phoenix, a TV newscast mentions the possibility for mutant internment camps, suggesting the X-Men’s future unless they stop the conflicted Jean Gray. …

Aladdin (1992) 4K UHD Review

Desert Wonder Power is meaningless without truth. That’s what ultimately dooms Jafar in Aladdin, and also saving the title hero from a life without love. Jafar’s goal is to …

Skyscraper 4K UHD Blu-ray Review

Rock Bottom By the time Dwayne Johnson is fighting with a samurai sword, Skyscraper already destroyed its credibility. What’s a sword against gun-happy terrorists when Johnson already climbed the …

Arizona 4K UHD/Blu-ray Review

Brittle Satire Danny McBride is meant to play an idiot in Arizona. Set at the beginning of the recession, McBride is turned into an American consumer satire, an SUV-driving, …