“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” 4K UHD Review

Star Wars: The Last Jedi – for sequences of sci-fi violence and action. Director: Rian Johnson Starring: Mark Hamill, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Carrie Fisher, Oscar Isaac, Laura Dern, Kelly Marie Tran, Benico Del Toro, Lupita Nyong’o, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Joonas Suotamo, Billie Lourd Running Time: 2 hours, … More “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” 4K UHD Review

“Murder on the Orient Express” 4K UHD Blu-Ray Review

Murder on the Orient Express – for violence and thematic elements. Director: Kenneth Branagh Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Michelle Pfeiffer, Josh Gad, Daisy Ridley, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Penelope Cruz, Leslie Odom Jr. Running Time: 1 hour, 54 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 10, 2017 Official Site Blu-Ray/4K Ultra HD Release Date: February 27, 2018 (Amazon.com) … More “Murder on the Orient Express” 4K UHD Blu-Ray Review

“Thor: Ragnarok” Review

Thor: Ragnarok – for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and brief suggestive material. Director: Taika Waititi Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Benedict Cumberbatch, Idris Elba, Tessa Thompson, Anthony Hopkins, Karl Urban Running Time: 2 hours, 10 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 3, 2017 Official Site Plot Summary Imprisoned, the … More “Thor: Ragnarok” Review

“Same Kind of Different as Me” Review

Same Kind of Different as Me – for thematic elements including some violence and language. Director: Michael Carney Starring: Greg Kinnear, Renée Zellweger, Jon Voight, Djimon Hounsou, Olivia Holt Running Time: 1 hour, 59 minutes Theatrical Release Date: October 20, 2017 Official Site Plot Summary With more money than they could ever possibly need, Ron … More “Same Kind of Different as Me” Review

“Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” Blu-Ray Review

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales ** (see below notation) – for sequences of adventure violence, and some suggestive content. Director: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg Starring: Johnny Depp, Javier Bardem, Brenton Thwaites, Kaya Scodelario, Kevin McNally, Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom, Golshifteh Farahani, Stephen Graham, Adam Brown Running Time: 2 hours, 17 minutes … More “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” Blu-Ray Review

“Wonder Woman” 3D Blu-Ray Movie Review

Wonder Woman ** (see below notation) – for sequences of violence and action, and some suggestive content. Director: Patty Jenkins Starring: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Danny Huston, Robin Wright, Connie Nielsen, David Thewlis, Saïd Taghmaoui, Ewen Bremner, Elena Anaya, Lucy Davis Running Time: 2 hours, 21 minutes Theatrical Release Date: June 2, 2017 Official Site … More “Wonder Woman” 3D Blu-Ray Movie Review

“Blindspot: The Complete Second Season” Blu-Ray Review

Blindspot: The Complete Second Season Starring: Jaimie Alexander, Sullivan Stapleton, Rob Brown, Audrey Esparza, Ashley Johnson, Luke Mitchell, Michelle Hurd Running Time: Blu-Ray – 4 discs: 943 minutes Blu-Ray/DVD Release Date: August 8, 2017 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary Season Two blasts open with shocking revelations about Jane Doe’s true identity and her connections with the shadowy … More “Blindspot: The Complete Second Season” Blu-Ray Review

Ghost in the Shell 3D Blu-Ray Review

Ghost in the Shell 3D ** (see below notation) – for intense sequences of sci-fi violence, suggestive content and some disturbing images. Director: Rupert Sanders Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Pilou Asbæk, Takeshi Kitano, Juliette Binoche, Michael Pitt Running Time: 1 hour, 47 minutes Theatrical Release Date: March 31, 2017 Official Site Blu-Ray Release Date: July 25, … More Ghost in the Shell 3D Blu-Ray Review

“War for the Planet of the Apes” Review

War for the Planet of the Apes ** (see below notation) – for sequences of sci-fi violence and action, thematic elements, and some disturbing images. Director: Matt Reeves Starring: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Karin Konoval, Steve Zahn, Amiah Miller Running Time: 2 hours, 20 minutes Theatrical Release Date: July 14, 2017 Official Site Plot SummaryAfter … More “War for the Planet of the Apes” Review

“Kong: Skull Island” 3D Blu-Ray Review

Kong: Skull Island ** (see below notation) – for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for brief strong language. Director: Jordan Vogt-Roberts Starring: Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John Goodman, John C. Reilly, Corey Hawkins, Toby Kebbell, John Ortiz, Jing Tian Running Time: 1 hour, 58 minutes Theatrical Release Date: March … More “Kong: Skull Island” 3D Blu-Ray Review

“Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them” Blu-Ray Review

Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them ** (see below notation) – for thematic elements and brief strong language. Director: David Yates Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Colin Farrell, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Samantha Morton, Carmen Ejogo Running Time: 2 hours, 12 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 18, 2016 Official Site Blu-Ray Release … More “Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them” Blu-Ray Review

“Fences” Blu-Ray Review

Fences ** (see below notation) – for thematic elements, language and some suggestive references. Director: Denzel Washington Starring: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson, Jovan Adepo, Russell Hornsby, Mykelti Williamson Running Time: 2 hours, 19 minutes Theatrical Release Date: December 25, 2016 Official Site Blu-Ray Release Date: March 14, 2017 (Amazon.com) A working-class African-American father … More “Fences” Blu-Ray Review

“Moana” 3D Blu-Ray Review

Moana (3D) ** (see below notation) – for mild thematic elements. Director: Ron Clements, John Musker Starring: voices of Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Rachel House, Temuera Morrison, Jemaine Clement, Alan Tudyk Running Time: 1 hour, 47 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 23, 2016 Digital Release Date: February 21, 2017 Blu-Ray Release Date: March … More “Moana” 3D Blu-Ray Review

“Jason Bourne” 4K Ultra HD Review

  Jason Bourne ** (see below notation) – for intense sequences of violence and action, and brief strong language. Director: Paul Greengrass Starring: Matt Damon, Tommy Lee Jones, Alicia Vikander, Vincent Cassel, Julia Stiles, Ato Essandoh Running Time: 2 hours, 3 minutes Theatrical Release Date: July 26, 2016 Official Site Blu-Ray Release Date: December 6, … More “Jason Bourne” 4K Ultra HD Review

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice – Ultimate Edition” Blu-Ray Review

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice – Ultimate Edition Theatrical: Theatrical: – for intense sequences of violence and action throughout, and some sensuality. Ultimate Edition: Ultimate Edition: – for sequences of violence. Director: Zack Snyder Starring: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Irons, Gal Gadot, Holly Hunter Running … More “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice – Ultimate Edition” Blu-Ray Review