Category: DVDs

DVDs reviewed for your pleasure.

A Dog’s Purpose – Blu-ray/DVD Combo Edition

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Not since director Nate Parker’s sexual assault charges from 1999 surfaced with the release of his film The Birth of a Nation has there been so much controversy and called for boycotts. When a video of a struggling dog being forced into turbulent water for a scene in A Dog’s…

Passengers – Blu-ray Edition

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A cool mixture of science fiction, action, romance, suspense, and drama. Propped up by two winning performances and slick dialogue, Morten Tyldum’s (The Imitation Game, Headhunters) film is highly watchable. Over 5,000 passengers are aboard the spaceship Avalon heading to a new life on a new planet. The voyage is…

Honey 3: Dare to Dance – Blu-ray/DVD Combo Edition

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Even fans of singer Cassie Ventura will have to admit that this film is a bit of mess. What is it about dance films that they think they can get away with poor scripts and awful acting? Oh wait, isn’t it the same story with action films? Hmmm…. Wanting to…

Bleak House

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The usual worries about watching a television mini series have gone away. Meaning the quality has gone way up. With BBC and Andrew Davies (he of the Colin Firth Pride & Prejudice fame) involved this becomes a no brainer. Oh, and did I mention it is also based on a…

Kubo and the Two Strings – Blu-ray/DVD Combo Edition

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This was one of the best films of 2016. It has everything going for it. The story is moving and yet funny at times, animation is great and the voice work is top notch. Good for all ages though there are some rather intense moments for the very young. One…