“The Call of the Wild” Digital HD Review

The Call of the Wild – for some violence, peril, thematic elements and mild language. Director: Chris Sanders Starring: Harrison Ford, Omar Sy, Cara Gee, Dan Stevens, Karen Gillan, Bradley Whitford Running Time: 1 hour, 40 minutes Theatrical Release Date: February 21, 2020 Plot Summary A sled dog struggles for survival in the wilds of … More “The Call of the Wild” Digital HD 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

“Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” Blu-Ray Review

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil – for intense sequences of fantasy action/violence and brief scary images. Director: Joachim Rønning Starring: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Michelle Pfeiffer, Harris Dickinson, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jenn Murray, Warwick Davis Running Time: 1 hour, 59 minutes Theatrical Release Date: October 18, 2019 Blu-Ray Release Date: January 14, 2020 (Amazon.com)   Plot Summary … More “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” Blu-Ray Review

“The Lion King” (2019) Blu-Ray Review

  The Lion King – for sequences of violence and peril, and some thematic elements. Director: Jon Favreau Starring: voices of Donald Glover, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Beyonce Knowles, James Earl Jones, John Oliver, Keegan-Michael Key, Seth Rogen, Billy Eichner Running Time: 1 hour, 58 minutes Theatrical Release Date: July 19, 2019 Blu-Ray Release Date: November 5, … More “The Lion King” (2019) Blu-Ray Review

“Godzilla: King of the Monsters” 4K UHD Review

Godzilla: King of the Monsters  – for sequences of monster action violence and destruction, and for some language. Director: Michael Dougherty Starring: Kyle Chandler, Vera Farmiga, Millie Bobby Brown, Bradley Whitford, Sally Hawkins, Charles Dance, Thomas Middleditch, Ken Watanabe, Ziyi Zhang, O’Shea Jackson Jr. Running Time: 2 hours, 11 minutes Theatrical Release Date: May 31, 2019 4K/Blu-Ray Release Date: August … More “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” 4K UHD Review

“Pokémon: Detective Pikachu” 4K UHD Review

Pokémon: Detective Pikachu – for action/peril, some rude and suggestive humor, and thematic elements. Director: Rob Letterman Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, Bill Nighy, Ken Wantanabe, Suki Waterhouse Running Time: 1 hour, 44 minutes Theatrical Release Date: May 10, 2019 4K/Blu-Ray Release Date: August 6, 2019 (Amazon.com)   Plot Summary In a world … More “Pokémon: Detective Pikachu” 4K UHD Review

“Bumblebee” 4K UHD Review

Bumblebee – for sequences of sci-fi action violence. Director: Travis Knight Starring: Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., John Ortiz, Pamela Adlon, Stephen Schneider, voices of Angela Bassett, Justin Theroux, Dylan O’Brien, Peter Cullen Running Time: 1 hour, 54 minutes Theatrical Release Date: December 21, 2018 Blu-Ray/4K Ultra HD Release Date: April 2, 2019 … More “Bumblebee” 4K UHD Review

“Green Book” Blu-Ray Review

  Green Book – for thematic content, language including racial epithets, smoking, some violence and suggestive material. Director: Peter Farrelly Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini, Dimiter D. Marinov Running Time: 2 hours, 10 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 16, 2018 Blu-Ray Release Date: March 12, 2019 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary A working-class Italian-American bouncer … More “Green Book” Blu-Ray Review

“Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” 4K UHD Review

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – for some sequences of fantasy action. Director: David Yates Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Jude Law, Johnny Depp, Ezra Miller, Zoë Kravitz, Callum Turner Running Time: 2 hours, 14 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 16, 2018 Official Site Blu-Ray/4K Ultra HD Release Date: March … More “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” 4K UHD Review

“Captain Marvel” IMAX Movie Review

  Captain Marvel (IMAX) – for sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and brief suggestive language. Director: Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck Starring: Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Jude Law, Annette Bening, Clark Gregg, Gemma Chan, Djimon Hounsou, Lashana Lynch, Lee Pace Running Time: 2 hours, 4 minutes Theatrical Release Date: March 8, 2019 … More “Captain Marvel” IMAX Movie Review

“Instant Family” Blu-Ray Review

Instant Family  – for thematic elements, sexual material, language and some drug references. Director: Sean Anders Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Rose Byrne, Isabela Moner, Octavia Spencer Running Time: 1 hour, 58 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 16, 2018 Official Site Blu-Ray Release Date: March 5, 2019 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary A couple find themselves in over their heads when they foster three … More “Instant Family” Blu-Ray Review