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Movie Review: MACHETE

“If you’re gonna hire Machete to kill the bad guy; you better make damn sure the bad guy isn’t you!” Machete began life as one of the mock trailers for Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino’s ode to exploitation films, Grindhouse. The money shot of the trailer featured Danny Trejo flying through the air on a…

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Movie Review: DARK SHADOWS

Johnny Depp and Tim Burton are almost synonymous with each other. Their partnership as actor and director have resulted in great films like Edward Scissorhands and Ed Wood. Recently, Depp and Burton’s efforts have been hit and miss. While I enjoyed Corpse Bride andSweeney Todd, their version of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory left much…

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Blu-ray Review: CORMAN’S WORLD

Roger Corman is a name synonymous with low budget B-movies. He was known as a prolific purveyor of schlock cinema and exploitation films. It would be easy to dismiss Corman’s contributions to the movie industry simply because his pictures would never be considered high art. Frankly, Hollywood could use more folks like Roger Corman and…

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Blu-ray Review: LIFE HAPPENS

With her unconventional looks, actress Krysten Ritter has often been cast as the best friend. The fair-skinned beauty with the jet black hair has appeared in that role in films like Confessions of a Shopaholic and She’s Out of My League. Sometimes you just have to take the initiative when it comes to scoring the…

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Uncork’d Entertainment acquires DOOMED! THE UNTOLD STORY OF ROGER CORMAN’S THE FANTASTIC FOUR for VOD & DVD

Burbank, CA:  Highly-anticipated documentary DOOMED! THE UNTOLD STORY OF ROGER CORMAN’S THE FANTASTIC FOUR, from writer-director Marty Langford, will be distributed in the US and Canada by Uncork’d Entertainment. Chronicling the history of Roger Corman’s Fantastic Four (1994), DOOMED! features never before seen footage from the production as well as new on-camera interviews with cast…

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Disney’s ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS journeys home onto DVD & Blu-ray Oct. 18

Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland forever changed the landscape of children’s literature; Disney’s animated Alice in Wonderland embraced this fantasy world filled with peculiar characters; and Tim Burton directed a visually-stunning, live-action film that mesmerized audiences worldwide. On Oct. 18, 2016, the enchanting and beloved franchise that has captivated generations of adventurers continues when Disney’s Alice Through…

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A ragtag band of rebels take on the Empire in the newest trailer for ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY

From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who…

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Blu-ray Review: THE FP

Here’s a high concept film for you: a post-apocalyptic future where violent street gangs battle to the death in high stakes games of Dance Dance Revolution. That’s the basic premise behind The FP, which takes its name from Frazier Park, an unincorporated community in California and about an hour east of Los Angeles. Once used…