“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

“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

“Into The Woods” Blu-Ray Review

Into The Woods – for thematic elements, fantasy action and peril, and some suggestive material. Director: Rob Marshall Starring: Meryl Streep, James Corden, Emily Blunt, Anna Kendrick, Daniel Huttlestone, Tammy Blanchard, Johnny Depp, Tracey Ullman, Christine Baranski, Lucy Punch, Lilla Crawford Running Time: 2 hours, 5 minutes Theatrical Release Date: December 25, 2014 Official Site … More “Into The Woods” 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

“Sleeping Beauty” Diamond Edition Blu-Ray Review

“Sleeping Beauty” Diamond Edition Blu-Ray Director: Clyde Geronimi Starring: voices of Mary Costa, Bill Shirley, Eleanor Audley, Verna Felton, Barbara Luddy, Barbara Jo Allen Running Time: 1 hour, 15 minutes Theatrical Release Date: February 14, 1959 Blu-Ray Release Date: October 7, 2014 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary Adaptation of the fairy tale of the same name. Princess … More “Sleeping Beauty” Diamond Edition Blu-Ray Review

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

Arrow: The Complete Second Season Rating: TV-14 Starring: Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, David Ramsey, Willa Holland, Paul Blackthorne, Emily Bett Rickards, Colton Haynes, Susanna Thompson, Manu Bennett, Caity Lotz, Summer Glau, Kevin Alejandro Running Time: Blu-Ray & DVD – 9 discs: 1014 minutes TV Air Date: 2013/2014 Season Blu-Ray Release Date: September 16, 2014 (Amazon.com) … More “Arrow: The Complete Second Season” 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