Blu-ray Disc Review: ‘Blood Diamond’

Blood Diamond (Warner) Featuring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Djimon Hounsou, Jennifer Connelly, Arnold Vosloo and Michael SheenThe movie that the De Beers company loves to hate, Blood Diamond actually received less mainstream press than I thought it would…

Blu-ray Disc Review: Flatliners

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Flatliners (Sony) Features: Kiefer Sutherland, Julia Roberts, Kevin “to the ‘nth degree!” Bacon, and William Baldwin I’ve never been a huge fan of director Joel Schumacher’s films, but I’m not one of those who slams the…

Blu-ray Disc/HD DVD Movie Review: The Fountain

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The Fountain, now available on both Blu-ray disc and HD DVD. This sci-fi film was directed by Darren Aronofsky, and stars Hugh Jackman, Rachel “Hottie” Weisz, Ellen Burstyn. Read this week’s hi def movie review from…

Hi Def Movie Review: Planet Earth: The Complete Collection

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Planet Earth: The Complete Collection (BBC) (Blu-ray) Featuring: Original narration by Sir David Attenborough Folks, I’ll put it plain and simple: THIS IS WHAT HIGH DEFINITION HOME THEATER SYSTEMS WERE MADE FOR! Run out now for…

Blu-ray Movie Releases April 24, 2007

April 24, 2007. This week’s blu-ray movie review includes the following releases: Deja Vu, Failure to Launch, Night at the Museum, Planet Earth: The Complete BBC Series, Secret Window, The Queen, and the Ultimate Avengers Collection.

Word from the Street: Mar. 27, 2007

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This week’s hi def releases include: The Pursuit of Happyness, Happy Feet, March of the Penguins, Children of Men, National Geographic: Relentless Enemies, Incubus: Alive at Red Rocks, and Warriors of Heaven & Earth.

Blu-ray Disc Review: The Pursuit of Happyness

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The Pursuit of Happyness (Sony) [Blu-ray] Featuring: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton, and Brian Howe I didn’t see this film on it’s theatrical release… I’m generally not into manufactured feel-good flicks, but on its video…

Blu-ray Disc Review: Casino Royal

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Casino Royale [Blu-ray] from Sony Pictures Featuring: Daniel Craig, Eva Green, Mads Mikkelsen, and Judi Dench There’s no doubt about it, James Bond, the venerable double-aught-seven himself, needed a serious make-over. What once worked (surprisingly well)…

Word From the Street: March 13, 2007

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First, a major correction: Last week’s blog stated that a certain series of Blu-ray releases were slated for last week, March 6th. Apparently, my spell checker doesn’t check for stupidity, so that got sent out and…

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