Archive for May, 2013

DVD & Blu-ray review: Finding Nemo 3D (U)

Pixar's underwater tale, even after multiple viewings, is still a visual delight: the animation is exquisite, the script crisp (“Fish are friends, not food”) and it remains a poignant examination of “letting go” of your children.        
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Win It! A ‘Dark Skies’ Blu-ray and DVD Combo Basket

“Extra” is giving the Blu-ray combo pack and DVD, along with a fun movie gift basket, to 5 lucky friends.
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DVD & Blu-ray review: Wreck-It Ralph (PG)

“I'm nine feet tall, I weigh six hundred and forty three pounds, got a bit of a temper on me,” maintains Wreck-It-Ralph (voiced by John C Reilly), a lonely arcade-game villain who longs for acceptance.        
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DVD & Blu-ray review: Horrible Histories: Series 4 (PG)

CBBC's frequently funny and crude sketch show, which has a mission statement of “making history look less crap”, succeeds in making the past as accessible and enjoyable as possible for children.        
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DVD & Blu-ray review: Flight (15)

This solemn look at addiction never really surpasses its terrifying plane crash in the opening sequence. However, Denzel Washington (pictured), on top form, holds it ably together with a convincing performance as a sozzled pilot, Captain Whip Whitaker.        
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The Numbers Station (Blu-ray)

Recommended While I've always associated John Cusack mainly with comedies, including the absolutely hilarious Better Off Dead , he's done well in many more serious roles as well although somehow not many of them have stuck with me. In The Numbers Station , he plays Emerson Kent, a CIA black ops agent who has been […]

Alien Anthology [Blu-ray Import] (Blu-ray)

Alien Anthology [Blu-ray Import] (Blu-ray)By Sigourney Weaver
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The Thing (2011) (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + UltraViolet) (Blu-ray)

The Thing (2011) (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + UltraViolet) (Blu-ray)By Mary Elizabeth Winstead
Buy new: $14.9978 used and new from $4.15 Customer Rating: Customer tags: blu-ray(8), the thing(6), mary […]