“Love and Monsters” 4K UHD Review

Love and Monsters  – for action/violence, language and some suggestive material. Director: Michael Matthews Starring: Dylan O’Brien, Jessica Henwick, Michael Rooker Running Time: 1 hour, 49 minutes Theatrical/Digital Release Date: October 16, 2020 4K UHD Release Date: January 5, 2021 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary   In a monster-infested world, Joel learns his girlfriend is just 80 miles away. To make the … More “Love and Monsters” 4K UHD Review

“Tenet” 4K UHD Review

Tenet  – for intense sequences of violence and action, some suggestive references and brief strong language. Director: Christopher Nolan Starring: John David Washington, Elizabeth Debicki, Robert Pattinson, Kenneth Branagh, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Michael Caine Running Time: 2 hours, 30 minutes Theatrical/Digital Release Date: September 4, 2020 4K UHD Release Date: December 15, 2020 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary   Armed with only one … More “Tenet” 4K UHD Review

“The Hobbit: The Motion Picture Trilogy” 4K UHD Review

The Hobbit: The Motion Picture Trilogy  – for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence, and frightening images. Director: Peter Jackson Starring: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Luke Evans, Orlando Bloom, Evangeline Lilly, Christopher Lee, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Hugo Weaving Running Time: 6 Discs: 16 hours, 46 minutes 4K UHD Release Date: December 1, 2020 (Amazon.com) Plot … More “The Hobbit: The Motion Picture Trilogy” 4K UHD Review

“The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy” 4K UHD Review

The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy  – for epic battle sequences and some scary images. Director: Peter Jackson Starring: Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler, Sean Astin, Christopher Lee Running Time: 9 Discs: 21 hours, 40 minutes 4K UHD Release Date: December 1, 2020 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary An ancient ring thought lost for centuries … More “The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy” 4K UHD Review

“It’s A Wonderful Life” 4K Steelbook Review

It’s A Wonderful Life  – for thematic elements, smoking and some violence. Director: Frank Capra Starring: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell, Henry Travers, Ward Bond Running Time: 2 hours, 10 minutes Theatrical Release Date: December 20, 1946 4K UHD Steelbook Release Date: November 17, 2020 (Amazon.com) 4K UHD Release Date (Standard Version): October 29, 2019 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary … More “It’s A Wonderful Life” 4K Steelbook Review

“Sonic the Hedgehog” 4K UHD Review

Sonic the Hedgehog – for action, some violence, rude humor and brief mild language. Director: Jeff Fowler Starring: Ben Schwartz (Voice), James Marsden, Jim Carrey, Tika Sumpter, Natasha Rothwell Running Time: 1 hour, 39 minutes Theatrical Release Date: February 14, 2020 4K/Blu-Ray Release Date: May 19, 2020 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary After discovering a small, blue, … More “Sonic the Hedgehog” 4K UHD Review

“War of the Worlds” (2005) 4K UHD Review

War Of The Worlds – for frightening sequences of sci-fi violence and disturbing images. Director: Steven Spielberg Starring: Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Justin Chatwin, Tim Robbins, Miranda Otto Running Time: 1 hour, 57 minutes Theatrical Release Date: June 29, 2005 Blu-Ray Release Date: May 18, 2020 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary A contemporary retelling of H.G. Wells’s … More “War of the Worlds” (2005) 4K UHD Review

“Days of Thunder” 4K UHD Review

Days of Thunder Director: Tony Scott Starring: Tom Cruise, Robert Duvall, Nicole Kidman, Michael Rooker, Randy Quaid, Cary Elwes, John C. Reilly Running Time: 1 hour, 47 minutes Theatrical Release Date: June 27, 1990 4K/Blu-Ray Release Date: May 18, 2020 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary From the engine roar and fever pitch of professional stock car racing, … More “Days of Thunder” 4K UHD Review

“SCOOB!” Digital HD / 4K Review (with iTunes Extras)

Scoob! – for some action, language and rude/suggestive humor. Director: Tony Cervone Starring: voices of Will Forte, Mark Wahlberg, Frank Welker, Zac Efron, Gina Rodriguez, Amanda Seyfried, Jason Isaacs, Ken Jeong, Tracy Morgan, Mckenna Grace, Simon Cowell Running Time: 1 hour, 38 minutes Theatrical/Digital Release Date: May 15, 2020 Plot Summary Scooby and the gang … More “SCOOB!” Digital HD / 4K Review (with iTunes Extras)

“The Legend Of Zorro” 4K UHD Review

The Legend Of Zorro – for sequences of violence/peril and action, language and a couple of suggestive moments. Director: Martin Campbell Starring: Antonio Banderas, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Adrian Alonso Running Time: 2 hours, 6 minutes Theatrical Release Date: October 28, 2005 Digital 4K UHD Release Date: May 5, 2020 Plot Summary The year is 1850 and … More “The Legend Of Zorro” 4K UHD Review

“The Mask of Zorro” 4K UHD Review

The Mask of Zorro – for some intense action and violence. Director: Martin Campbell Starring: Antonio Banderas, Anthony Hopkins, Catherine Zeta-Jones Running Time: 2 hours, 16 minutes Theatrical Release Date: July 17, 1998 4K UHD Release Date: May 5, 2020 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary It’s the early 1800s. After Zorro’s (Anthony Hopkins) last battle for freedom, … More “The Mask of Zorro” 4K UHD Review

“Frozen II” 4K UHD Review

Frozen II – for action/peril and some thematic elements. Director: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee Starring: voices of Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Alfred Molina, Sterling K. Brown, Evan Rachel Wood, Martha Plimpton, Rachel Matthews, Ciarán Hinds Running Time: 1 hour, 43 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 22, 2019 4K UHD Release Date: … More “Frozen II” 4K UHD Review

“Midway” 4K UHD Review

Midway – for sequences of war violence and related images, language and smoking. Director: Roland Emmerich Starring: Ed Skrein, Patrick Wilson, Woody Harrelson, Luke Evans, Mandy Moore, Luke Kleintank, Dennis Quaid, Aaron Eckhart, Nick Jonas, Keean Johnson Running Time: 2 hours, 18 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 8, 2019 Blu-Ray Release Date: February 18, 2020 … More “Midway” 4K UHD Review

“Gemini Man” 4K UHD Review

Gemini Man – for violence and action throughout, and brief strong language. Director: Ang Lee Starring: Will Smith, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Clive Owen, Benedict Wong Running Time: 1 hour, 57 minutes Theatrical Release Date: October 11, 2019 Blu-Ray Release Date: January 14, 2020 (Amazon.com)   Plot Summary An over-the-hill hitman faces off against a younger … More “Gemini Man” 4K UHD Review