“Same Kind of Different as Me” Review

Same Kind of Different as Me ** (see below notation) – 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 … 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

“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

“The Good Dinosaur” Blu-Ray Review

The Good Dinosaur – for peril, action and thematic elements Director: Peter Sohn Starring: voices of Jeffrey Wright, Frances McDormand, Raymond Ochoa, Jack Bright, Steve Zahn, Anna Paquin, Sam Elliott Running Time: 1 hour, 33 minutes Theatrical Release Date: November 25, 2015 Blu-Ray Release Date: February 23, 2016 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary From the innovative minds … More “The Good Dinosaur” Blu-Ray Review

“Love & Mercy” Blu-Ray Review

Love & Mercy – for thematic elements, drug content and language. Director: Bill Pohlad Starring: John Cusack, Paul Dano, Elizabeth Banks, Paul Giamatti Running Time: 1 hour, 52 minutes Theatrical Release Date: June 19, 2015 Official Site Blu-Ray Release Date: September 15, 2015 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary Love & Mercy is an unconventional portrait of Brian … More “Love & Mercy” Blu-Ray Review