Archive for January, 2013

New on DVD and Blu-ray, Feb. 1

New on DVD and Blu-ray, Feb. 1 Unfortunately, Sarah Koskoff's play-it-safe script and Todd Louiso's heavy-handed direction combine to kill the film's potential. Hotel Transylvania A young human fella (voiced by Andy Samberg) accidentally backpacks into a Transylvanian resort hotel run by Count Dracula (Adam Sandler) and promptly falls for Drac's adorable goth daughter (Selena […]

REVIEW: Flight (Blu-ray)

THE FILM:Has it really been twelve years since Robert Zemeckis directed a live action movie? Seriously? It was the year…
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Blu-ray Disc Association Considers 4K Discs

If CES was any indicator, UHDTVs are going to be big over the next few years, and that means there's going to need to be 4K content to go along with them. The problem is trying to figure out just how to go about it, be it streaming, downloadable or disc based. The folks at […]

Keep the Lights On (Blu-ray)

Recommended THE FILM: Please Note: The images used here are taken from promotional materials provided by Music Box Films , not the Blu-ray edition under review. The latest feature from writer/director Ira Sachs ( Forty Shades of Blue , Married Life ), Keep the Lights On is the portrait of a relationship between two men […]

Blu-ray, DVDs Still Kicking Streaming's Butt

Washington, D.C. (January 31, 2013) - - Are you buying all that talk that the DVD and Blu-ray disc are headed for extinction? Well, don't, according to a new study from the NPD Group.
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iDeerApp Software Announces iDeer Blu-ray Player Update

BEIJING, Jan. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — iDeerApp Software announces that iDeer Blu-ray Player has been updated to the latest 2013 version and now boasts new functions. Existing users can update to the   …
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Alex Cross (Blu-ray)

Skip It Click on all images in this review for 1080p screenshots. I was intrigued when I saw the trailer for Alex Cross some time ago, but there were two things about it that heightened my skepticism - First, the trailer went to extraordinary lengths to promote style over substance, and second but most certainly […]

'I Want You Back' on DVD/Blu-ray

A relic replete with bell bottoms, tie dyed shirts and reel-to-reel tape players, the series "Jackson 5ive" has been released on DVD/Blu-ray by DreamWorks Classics.
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