THE GUEST Blu-ray Review

     January 10, 2015

Director Adam Wingard and writer Simon Barrett have been working together for a couple years now and they’ve establish a tone for their films, that of a mid-eighties Cannon movie.  Their films are party movies that seem to be reaction …

WHAT IF Blu-ray Review

     December 11, 2014

The challenge in making a romantic comedy is the thing that keeps the couple apart.  Most people who meet cute in real life don’t have that many obstacles in front of them, and the genre has suffered from too many …

IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT Criterion Blu-ray Review

     December 6, 2014

Though Frank Capra is known for his humanist films that are often about great men who fight for social justice, one of his best works is (arguably) the first screwball comedy that backgrounds class issues for a rollicking adventure about …

THE EXPENDABLES 3 Blu-ray Review

     December 2, 2014

The Expendables movies feel like they shouldn’t exist outside of a fever dream.  Even watching one, they’re just the sugar-fueled stories of a kid who’s brought in all his toys to fight each other.  The first two weren’t great, but …