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Spring Breakers Blu-ray Review

"Some kids want to be President. Others want to be a doctor. I just want to be bad!" Harmony Korine is an auteur in the truest sense of the word. To some he makes brilliant and challenging pieces of art.…  Read More
out of 5

Mama Blu-ray Review

About a year ago I came across this little short film of two girls being terrified of something they called Mama. There was no exposition, no hunt for what this Mama was. There was barely even a reveal. And it…  Read More
out of 5

Argo Blu-ray Review

A decade ago, if you were to say to someone that Ben Affleck would make a great director, chances are that they would have laughed in your face. His bad choices in projects (Pearl Harbor, Gigli, Daredevil) were only outweighed…  Read More
out of 5

Dark Shadows Blu-ray Review

There was a point in my life were I anxiously awaited any and everything that Tim Burton created. His sense of whimsy in the midst of darkness always fascinated me. Over the years, though, his films have seemed to be…  Read More
out of 5

The Dark Knight Rises Blu-ray Review

It has been eight years since Batman (Christian Bale) vanished into the Gotham City night after assuming the blame for the death of D.A. Harvey Dent. Going from vigilante hero to on-the-run fugitive, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what…  Read More
out of 5

J. Edgar Blu-ray Review

J. Edgar is a movie that wishes it had power and emphatic energy. It wishes that it had everything it needed to tackle one of the most enigmatic figures of the American justice system and, indeed, the American government as…  Read More
out of 5

The Entitled Blu-ray Review

The Entitled isn't great, but it wants to be, and that has to count for something. It's a simple kidnap-and-ransom thriller, almost paint-by-numbers material, and yet it weaves an intricate story in which the threads overlap but are never lost…  Read More
out of 5