• The Mustangs: America’s Wild Horses

    DIGITAL REVIEW: Street Date 11/23/21; Virgil; Documentary; Not rated. Beautifully shot in America’s sparsely inhabited landscapes, The Mustangs: America’s Wild Horses chronicles the history and current state of wild horses in the United States. Executive produced by Robert Redford, Patti Scialfa Springsteen and Jessica Springsteen, the feature takes audiences to places few people have seen, where … Continue reading “The Mustangs: America’s Wild Horses”

  • Red Notice

    STREAMING REVIEW: Netflix; Action; Rated ‘PG-13’ for violence and action, some sexual references, and strong language. Stars Dwayne Johnson, Ryan Reynolds, Gal Gadot, Ritu Arya, Chris Diamantopoulos. Netflix’s Red Notice is a glitzy heist movie that mixes action and comedy well enough, but mostly coasts on the charisma of its stars. Ryan Reynolds plays Booth, … Continue reading “Red Notice”

  • Muhammad Ali: A Film by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns & David McMahon

    BLU-RAY REVIEW: PBS Distribution; Documentary; $69.99 DVD, $79.99 Blu-ray; Not rated. Narrated by Keith David. Boxing history meets the civil rights movement in PBS documentarian Ken Burns and his team’s latest sojourn into the historical record, an examination of the life of legendary boxing champion Muhammad Ali. Presented as four two-hour episodes, Muhammad Ali is … Continue reading “Muhammad Ali: A Film by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns & David McMahon”

  • Jungle Cruise

    BLU-RAY REVIEW: Street Date 11/16/21; Disney; Adventure; Box Office $116.97 million; $29.99 DVD, $35.99 Blu-ray, $43.99 UHD BD; Rated ‘PG-13’ for sequences of adventure violence. Stars Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt, Jack Whitehall, Jesse Plemons, Paul Giamatti, Edgar Ramírez, Veronica Falcón. In the spirit of a classic ride known for its jokes, here’s another one: Have … Continue reading “Jungle Cruise”

  • Pig

    BLU-RAY REVIEW: Decal; Drama; Box Office $3.19 million; $17.99 DVD, $19.99 Blu-ray; Rated ‘R’ for language and some violence. Stars Nicolas Cage, Alex Wolff, Adam Arkin. A smoldering Nicolas Cage performance highlights this mesmerizing tale of a man’s quest to recover his beloved pet pig, which he uses to make a living digging up and … Continue reading “Pig”

  • Reminiscence

    BLU-RAY REVIEW:  Street Date 11/9/21; Warner; Sci-Fi Mystery; Box Office $3.9 million; $34.98 DVD, $39.98 Blu-ray, $49.98 UHD BD; Rated ‘PG-13’ for strong violence, drug material throughout, sexual content and some strong language. Stars Hugh Jackman, Rebecca Ferguson, Thandiwe Newton, Cliff Curtis, Brett Cullen, Natalie Martinez, Angela Sarafyan, Mojean Aria, Marina de Tavira, Daniel Wu, … Continue reading “Reminiscence”

  • The Crown: The Complete Fourth Season

    BLU-RAY REVIEW: Sony Pictures; Drama; $45.99 DVD, $55.99 Blu-ray; Not rated. Stars Olivia Colman, Tobias Menzies, Helena Bonham Carter, Gillian Anderson, Josh O’Connor, Emma Corrin, Marion Bailey, Erin Doherty, Stephen Boxer, Emerald Fennell. The acclaimed series about the British monarchy takes a turn in its fourth season to focus on the women who defined the … Continue reading “The Crown: The Complete Fourth Season”

  • Stillwater

    BLU-RAY REVIEW: Universal; Drama; Box Office $14.47 million; $29.98 DVD, $34.98 Blu-ray; Rated ‘R’ for language. Stars Matt Damon, Abigail Breslin, Camile Cottin, Lilou Siauvaud, Deanna Dunagan. Matt Damon plays somewhat against type in this tale of a father trying to free his daughter from incarceration overseas. The film was reportedly loosely based on the … Continue reading “Stillwater”

  • Injustice

    4K ULTRA HD REVIEW: Warner; Animated; $29.98 Blu-ray, $39.99 UHD BD; Rated ‘R’ for bloody violence. Voices of Justin Hartley, Anson Mount, Laura Bailey, Zach Callison, Brian T. Delaney, Brandon Micheal Hall, Edwin Hodge, Oliver Hudson, Gillian Jacobs, Yuri Lowenthal, Derek Phillips, Kevin Pollak, Anika Noni Rose, Reid Scott, Faran Tahir, Fred Tatasciore, Janet Varney.  … Continue reading “Injustice”

  • Old

    BLU-RAY REVIEW: Universal; Thriller; Box Office $48.24 million; $34.98 DVD, $39.98 Blu-ray, $49.98 UHD BD; Rated ‘PG-13’ for strong violence, disturbing images, suggestive content, partial nudity and brief strong language. Stars Gael García Bernal, Vicky Krieps, Rufus Sewell, Alex Wolff, Emun Elliott, Thomasin McKenzie, Abbey Lee, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Ken Leung, Eliza Scanlen, Aaron Pierre. Director … Continue reading “Old”