“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Blu-Ray Review

Star Wars: The Force Awakens – for sci-fi action violence. Director: J.J. Abrams Starring: Harrison Ford, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Carrie Fisher, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, Gwendoline Christie, Mark Hamill Running Time: 2 hours, 16 minutes Theatrical Release Date: December 17, 2015 Official Site Blu-Ray … More “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Blu-Ray Review

“10 Cloverfield Lane” 2D Movie Review

10 Cloverfield Lane – for thematic material including frightening sequences of threat with some violence, and brief language. Director: Dan Trachtenberg Starring: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Goodman, John Gallagher Jr., Suzanne Cryer, Bradley Cooper (voice) Running Time: 1 hour, 43 minutes Theatrical Release Date: March 11, 2015 Official Site Plot Summary After getting in a … More “10 Cloverfield Lane” 2D Movie Review

“Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation” Review

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation – for sequences of action and violence, and brief partial nudity Director: Christopher McQuarrie Starring: Tom Cruise, Simon Pegg, Jeremy Renner, Ving Rhames, Rebecca Ferguson, Alec Baldwin Running Time: 2 hours, 12 minutes Theatrical Release Date: July 31, 2015 Official Site Plot Summary Following the events of Ghost Protocol, Ethan … More “Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation” Review

“Jurassic World” IMAX 3D Review

Jurassic World IMAX 3D – for intense sequences of science-fiction violence and peril. Director: Colin Trevorrow Starring: Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Vincent D’Onofrio, Ty Simpkins, Nick Robinson, Irrfan Khan, Jake Johnson, BD Wong, Judy Greer Running Time: 2 hours, 4 minutes Theatrical Release Date: June 12, 2015 Official Site Plot Summary 22 years after … More “Jurassic World” IMAX 3D Review

“Big Eyes” Blu-Ray Review

Big Eyes – for thematic elements and brief strong language. Director: Tim Burton Starring: Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz, Terence Stamp, Jason Schwartzman, Krysten Ritter, Madeleine Arthur, Jon Polito Running Time: 1 hour, 46 minutes Theatrical Release Date: December 25, 2014 Official Site Blu-Ray Release Date: April 14, 2015 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary A drama about the … More “Big Eyes” Blu-Ray Review

“Interstellar” Blu-Ray Review

Interstellar – for some intense perilous action and brief strong language. Director: Christopher Nolan Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Michael Caine, Matt Damon, Casey Affleck Running Time: 2 hours, 49 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 6, 2014 Official Site Blu-Ray Release Date: March 31, 2015 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary With our time on Earth … More “Interstellar” Blu-Ray Review

“The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” 3D Blu-Ray Review

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence, and frightening images. Director: Peter Jackson Starring: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Evangeline Lilly, Orlando Bloom, Luke Evans, Billy Connolly Running Time: 2 hours, 24 minutes Theatrical Release Date: December 17, 2014 Official Site Blu-Ray Release Date: … More “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” 3D Blu-Ray Review

“The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” 2D Theatrical Review

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – for extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence, and frightening images. Director: Peter Jackson Starring: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage, Evangeline Lilly, Orlando Bloom, Luke Evans, Billy Connolly Running Time: 2 hours, 24 minutes Theatrical Release Date: December 17, 2014 Official Site Plot Summary “The … More “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” 2D Theatrical Review

“Penguins of Madagascar” Theatrical Review

Penguins of Madagascar – for mild action and some rude humor. Director: Eric Darnell, Simon J. Smith Starring: voices of John Malkovitch, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom McGrath, Chris Miller, Ken Jeong, Peter Stormare, Andy Richter Running Time: 1 hour, 32 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 26, 2014 Official Site Plot Summary Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private … More “Penguins of Madagascar” Theatrical Review

“Dumb and Dumber To” Review

Dumb and Dumber To – for crude and sexual humor, partial nudity, language and some drug references. Director: Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly Starring: Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels, Kathleen Turner, Laurie Holden, Rob Riggle, Rachel Melvin Running Time: 1 hour, 50 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 14, 2014 Official Site Plot Summary 20 years since their … More “Dumb and Dumber To” Review

“Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow” 3D Blu-Ray Review

Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow 3D – for intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, language and brief suggestive material. Director: Doug Liman Starring: Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton, Brendan Gleeson, Jonas Armstrong, Charlotte Riley Running Time: 1 hour, 53 minutes Theatrical Release Date: June 6, 2014 Official Site Blu-Ray Release Date: October … More “Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow” 3D Blu-Ray Review

“Transformers: Age of Extinction” 3D Blu-Ray Review

Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D – for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, language and brief innuendo. Director: Michael Bay Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Kelsey Grammer, Nicola Peltz, Jack Reynor, Stanley Tucci, T.J. Miller, Bingbing Li; voices of John Goodman, Ken Watanabe, John DiMaggio, Peter Cullen, Mark Ryan, Frank Welker Running Time: 2 hours, 45 … More “Transformers: Age of Extinction” 3D Blu-Ray Review

“Godzilla” 3D Blu-Ray Review

Godzilla (3D) – for sequences of sci-fi action/violence. Director: Gareth Edwards Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ken Watanabe, Elizabeth Olsen, Juliette Binoche, Sally Hawkins, David Strathairn, Bryan Cranston Running Time: 2 hours, 3 minutes Theatrical Release Date: May 16, 2014 Official Site Blu-Ray Release Date: September 16, 2014 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary In Summer 2014, the world’s most … More “Godzilla” 3D Blu-Ray Review

“The Identical” Theatrical Review

The Identical – for for thematic material and smoking. Director: Dustin Marcellino Starring: Blake Rayne, Ray Liotta, Ashley Judd, Seth Green, Joe Pantoliano, Brian Geraghty, Chris Mulkey, Amanda Crew, Erin Cottrell, Danny Woodburn Running Time: 1 hour, 46 minutes Theatrical Release Date: September 5, 2014 Official Site Plot Summary THE IDENTICAL tells the compelling story … More “The Identical” Theatrical Review

“Guardians of the Galaxy” 2D Review

Guardians of the Galaxy – for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for some language. Director: James Gunn Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper (Voice), Vin Diesel (Voice), Lee Pace, Karen Gillan, Glenn Close, Michael Rooker, Djimon Hounsou, John C. Reilly, Benico Del Toro, Josh Brolin (Voice) Running Time: 2 … More “Guardians of the Galaxy” 2D Review