“Spies in Disguise” Blu-Ray Review

Spies in Disguise – for action, violence, and rude humor. Director: Nick Bruno, Troy Quane Starring: voices of Will Smith, Tom Holland, Ben Mendelsohn, Rashida Jones, Reba McEntire, Karen Gillan Running Time: 1 hour, 42 minutes Theatrical Release Date: December 25, 2019 Blu-Ray Release Date: March 10, 2020 (Amazon.com)     Plot Summary When the … More “Spies in Disguise” Blu-Ray 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

“Playing with Fire” Blu-Ray Review

Playing With Fire – for rude humor, some suggestive material and mild peril. Director: Andy Fickman Starring: John Cena, Keegan-Michael Key, John Leguizamo, Brianna Hildebrand, Judy Greer, Tyler Mane Running Time: 1 hour, 36 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 8, 2019 Blu-Ray Release Date: February 4, 2020 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary A crew of rugged firefighters … More “Playing with Fire” Blu-Ray 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

“Dora and the Lost City of Gold” Blu-Ray Review

Dora and the Lost City of Gold – for some action/peril. Director: James Bobin Starring: Isabela Moner, Eugenio Derbez, Jeff Wahlberg, Michael Peña, Eva Longoria, Temuera Morrison, Nicholas Coombe, Madeleine Madden, Benicio Del Toro (voice) Running Time: 1 hour, 42 minutes Theatrical Release Date: August 9, 2019 Blu-Ray Release Date: November 19, 2019 (Amazon.com) Plot … More “Dora and the Lost City of Gold” Blu-Ray Review

“Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw” Blu-Ray Review

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw – for prolonged sequences of action and violence, suggestive material and some strong language. Director: David Leitch Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Vanessa Kirby, Idris Elba, Ryan Reynolds, Helen Mirren, Eiza González, Eddie Marsan Running Time: 2 hours, 16 minutes Theatrical Release Date: August 2, 2019 Blu-Ray Release … More “Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw” Blu-Ray Review

“Gremlins” 4K UHD Review

Gremlins Director: Joe Dante Starring: Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Hoyt Axton, Corey Feldman, Judge Reinhold, Howie Mandel (voice) Running Time: 1 hour, 46 minutes Theatrical Release Date: October 26, 1984 4K/Blu-Ray Release Date: October 1, 2019 (Amazon.com)   Plot Summary A boy inadvertently breaks three important rules concerning his new pet and unleashes a horde … More “Gremlins” 4K UHD Review

Aladdin (1992) 2019 Blu-Ray Release Review

Aladdin Director: Ron Clements & John Musker Starring: voices of Robin Williams, Scott Weinger, Linda Larkin, Gilbert Gottfried, Jonathan Freeman, Frank Welker, Jim Cummings Running Time: 1 hour, 30 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 11, 1992 Blu-Ray Release Date: October 13, 2015 (Amazon.com) Blu-Ray Re-Release Date: September 10, 2019 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary Disney’s beloved masterpiece … More Aladdin (1992) 2019 Blu-Ray Release 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

“Captain Marvel” Blu-Ray 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” Blu-Ray Review

Batman (1989) 4K UHD Review

Batman Director: Tim Burton Starring: Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson, Kim Basinger, Pat Hingle, Billy Dee Williams, Michael Gough, Jack Palance Running Time: 2 hours, 6 minutes Theatrical Release Date: June 23, 1989 4K/Blu-Ray Release Date: June 4, 2019 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being the clownishly … More Batman (1989) 4K UHD Review

“The Kid Who Would Be King” Blu-Ray Review

The Kid Who Would Be King – for fantasy action violence, scary images, thematic elements including some bullying, and language. Director: Joe Cornish Starring: Louis Ashbourne Serkis, Dean Chaumoo, Tom Taylor, Rebecca Ferguson, Angus Imrie, Patrick Stewart Running Time: 2 hours, 00 minutes Theatrical Release Date: January 25, 2019 Blu-Ray Release Date: April 16, 2019 … More “The Kid Who Would Be King” Blu-Ray Review

“On the Basis of Sex” Blu-Ray Review

On the Basis of Sex – for some language and suggestive content. Director: Mimi Leder Starring: Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux, Sam Waterston, Kathy Bates, Cailee Spaeny, Jack Reynor, Stephen Root Running Time: 2 hours, 00 minutes Theatrical Release Date: January 11, 2019 IMDb Page Blu-Ray Release Date: April 9, 2019 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary … More “On the Basis of Sex” Blu-Ray 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

“Crazy Rich Asians” Blu-Ray Review

  Crazy Rich Asians – for some suggestive content and language. Director: Jon M. Chu Starring: Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh, Gemma Chan, Ken Jeong, Awkwafina Running Time: 2 hours, 00 minutes Theatrical Release Date: August 15, 2018 Official Site Blu-Ray Release Date: November 20, 2018 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary This contemporary romantic comedy, based … More “Crazy Rich Asians” Blu-Ray Review