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Movie Review: Not Even Bret Easton Ellis Can Save Us from ‘The Curse of Downers Grove’

The Curse of Downers Grove, Michael Hornburg, Bret Easton Ellis, Bella Heathcoate, Penelope Mitchell, Kevin Zegers, Zane Holtz, Derick Martini, Tom Arnold

With "The Curse of Downers Grove," horror fans will be left wondering what they just watched and Ellis fans will be left searching elsewhere for his missing sardonic wit. Read More »

DVD Review: ‘I-Lived’ from ‘Maniac’ Director Franck Khalfoun

I-Lived, Franck Khalfoun, Brian Breiter, Jeremiah Watkins

This is been there, seen that, of the highest order. Read More »

DVD Review: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon’s ‘The Town That Dreaded Sundown’ (2014) Starring Addison Timlin

Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Earl E. Smith, Addison Timlin, Veronica Cartwright, Anthony Anderson, Joshua Leonard, Gary Cole, Edward Herrmann, Denis O’Hare, Danielle Harris, The Town That Dreaded Sundown

Never tries to outdo the original film, but simply found a way to continue the tale of a terrorized town. Read More »

Movie Review: Joe Dante’s ‘Burying the Ex’ Starring Anton Yelchin, Ashley Greene, and Alexandra Daddario

Burying the Ex, Joe Dante, Anton Yelchin, Ashley Greene, Alexandra Daddario, Oliver Cooper, Alan Trezza

Joe Dante's "Burying the Ex is not funny enough, not gross enough, not Dante enough. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: Ana Lily Amirpour’s ‘A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night’ starring Sheila Vand

A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, Ana Lily Amirpour, Sheila Vand, Roger Corman, Sundance, Sundance Film Festival, Sundance 2014

Featuring spectacular video/audio and way more features than most Hollywood blockbusters, 'A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night' is not to be missed. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: The Mo Brothers’ ‘Killers’ (2014)

Kimo Stamboel, Timo Tjahjanto, The Mo Brothers, The Raid, Killers, Sundance, Sundance Film Festival, Kazuki Kitamura, Oka Antara

"Killers" is worth the wait: a recommended release for those who can stomach it. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: Best Buy Exclusive ‘WolfCop’ – Written and Directed by Lowell Dean

WolfCop, Lowell Dean

Run on out to your local Best Buy and pick up a copy before the next full moon, you won’t be sorry. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: ‘Dracula Untold’ Starring Luke Evans

Dracula Untold, Universal Classic Monsters, Dracula, Luke Evans, Charles Dance, Dominic Cooper, Gary Shore

Ultimately feels like a lackluster episode of 'Game of Thrones' with a vampiric subplot thrown in. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: ‘Poker Night’ Starring Ron Perlman and Giancarlo Esposito

PokerNightMain

Feels like a sillier version of Seven, but "Poker Night" is good enough to warrant at least a rental. Read More »

Blu-ray Review: Joe Hill’s ‘Horns’ Starring Daniel Radcliffe

Horns, Daniel Radcliffe, Alexandre Aja, Joe Hill, Juno Temple, Joe Anderson

Audiences can finally judge 'Horns' for themselves with the film finally available on Blu-ray. Read More »