Archive for February, 2011

Black Swan on Blu-ray and DVD March 29

20th Century Fox Home Entertainment announced today that Black Swan , for which Natalie Portman received an Oscar last night, will hit Blu-ray and DVD on March 29.
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PopTop: ‘Bambi’ a treasure on Blu-ray

PopTop: ‘Bambi’ a treasure on Blu-ray Published Feb 28, 2011 11:01AM MDT Grade: A Fans of Disney’s classic animated tale, “Bambi,” will adore the new Diamond Edition Blu-ray as much as the cuddly fawn himself. Disney dug into its archives to unearth word-for-word transcripts of story meetings Walt had with his animators during the making […]

‘Bambi’ a treasure on Blu-ray

‘Bambi’ a treasure on Blu-ray Published Feb 28, 2011 11:01AM MDT Grade: A Video • Fans of Disney’s classic animated tale, “Bambi,” will adore the new Diamond Edition Blu-ray as much as the cuddly fawn himself. Disney dug into its archives to unearth word-for-word transcripts of story meetings Walt had with his animators during the […]

Putting Blu-ray to the test: Is it time to upgrade your favorite film?

When a film favorite makes its Blu-ray debut, is it worth adding it to your collection? If you already own the DVD version, you may want more than a pretty picture if you are going to upgrade to Blu-ray. Here are some recent Blu-ray releases that we put to the test: “48 Hrs.,” “Thelma & […]

Dinner for Schmucks [Blu-ray]

Dinner for Schmucks [Blu-ray] (Blu-ray)By Steve Carell
Buy new: $22.9958 used and new from $8.49 Customer Rating: Customer tags: steve carell(8), funny(7), awkward(7), paul rudd(6), friendship(5), romantic comedy(5), blu-ray(5), zach galifianakis(4), […]

Blu-ray Review: Les Miserables: The 25th Anniversary Concert

Les Miserables: The 25th Anniversary Concert is amazing; simple amazing.
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The Hannibal Lecter Collection (Manhunter / Silence of the Lambs / Hannibal) [Blu-ray]

The Hannibal Lecter Collection (Manhunter / Silence of the Lambs / Hannibal) [Blu-ray] (Blu-ray)By Jodie Foster
Buy new: $26.99 Customer Rating: Customer tags: blu-ray(18), hannibal lecter(15), anthony hopkins(10), silence of the […]

The Stranger (Blu-ray + DVD Combo Pack) (Blu-ray)

Skip It Long in the public domain, Orson Welles’s The Stranger (1946) is widely available on myriad home video labels, and it was inevitable that, sooner or later, it would turn up on Blu-ray as well. I recently reviewed Film Chest Inc.’s new Blu-ray of another public domain title, Kansas City Confidential , and while […]