“The Haunting” (1999) Blu-Ray Review

The Haunting  – for intense horror sequences. Director: Jan de Bont Starring: Lili Taylor, Liam Neeson, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Owen Wilson Running Time: 1 hour, 50 minutes Theatrical Release Date: July 23, 1999 Blu-Ray Release Date: October 20, 2020 (Amazon.com) Plot Summary A study in fear escalates into a heart-stopping nightmare for a professor and three subjects trapped in a mysterious … More “The Haunting” (1999) Blu-Ray Review

COUNTDOWN Available on Digital 1/7 & Blu-ray and DVD 1/21

ONCE YOU ACCEPT THE TERMS, YOU CANNOT ESCAPE YOUR FATE IN THE CHILLING RACE-AGAINST-TIME THRILLER “COUNTDOWN” AVAILABLE ON DIGITAL JANUARY 7, 2020 BLU-RAY™ AND DVD JANUARY 21, 2020 FROM UNIVERSAL PICTURES HOME ENTERTAINMENT Universal City, California, November 21, 2019 – What if your phone could tell you when you’re going to die? Would you want … More COUNTDOWN Available on Digital 1/7 & Blu-ray and DVD 1/21

7 Classic Scary Films That Tickle More Than Terrify

It’s October! Time for crisper air, falling leaves, spooky nights, bonfires, and scary movies. But, if you’re like me, you don’t have much stomach for the more modern, gorier fare. Something about razor claws coming out of bath tubs or people getting diced to pieces in a thousand different ways doesn’t appeal to you. (What … More 7 Classic Scary Films That Tickle More Than Terrify

 “Equal parts disaster film and end-of-the-world supernatural thriller …” ~ Eric Shirey, Moviepilot   THE REMAINING   Available Jan. 27 on Blu-ray™, DVD & Digital HD   Special Features Include a Deleted Scene & Making-of Featurette     CULVER CITY, Calif. (Nov. 17, 2014) – A group of close friends gather for a wedding, but … More

“World War Z” Marco Beltrami Soundtrack Review

World War Z: Music from the Motion Picture Composter: Marco Beltrami Record Label: Warner Bros. Album Length: 11 tracks: 44 minutes, 28 seconds Release Date: June 18, 2013 (Amazon.com / iTunes) Ever since scores from films like Men In Black, Dante’s Peak, U.S. Marshals, and yes, even Titanic released in the late 90s, this movie … More “World War Z” Marco Beltrami Soundtrack Review

“Hotel Transylvania” Blu-Ray Review

Hotel Transylvania – for some rude humor, action and scary images. Director: Genndy Tartakovsky Starring: voices of Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Kevin James, Selena Gomez, Steve Buscemi, Molly Shannon, Jon Lovitz Running Time: 1 hour, 31 minutes Theatrical Release Date: September 28, 2012 Blu-Ray Release Date: January 29, 2013 (Amazon.com) Official Site Plot Summary Welcome … More “Hotel Transylvania” Blu-Ray Review

“Knowing” Review

Knowing – for disaster sequences disturbing images and brief strong language. Director: Alex Proyas Starring: Nicolas Cage, Chandler Canterbury Running Time: 1 hour, 55 minutes Theatrical Release Date: March 20, 2009 Official Site Plot Summary Academy Award® Winner Nicolas Cage (National Treasure: Book of Secrets, Leaving Las Vegas) stars in Knowing, a gripping action-thriller of … More “Knowing” Review

“The Spiderwick Chronicles” Review

The Spiderwick Chronicles – for scary creature action and violence, peril and some thematic elements. Director: Mark Waters Starring: Freddie Highmore, Mary-Louise Parker, Nick Nolte Running Time: 1 hour, 37 minutes Theatrical Release Date: February 14, 2008 Official Site Plot Summary When the three Grace children — troubled Jared; his bookish twin, Simon; and their … More “The Spiderwick Chronicles” Review

“The Brothers Grimm” Review

The Brothers Grimm – for violence, frightening sequences and brief suggestive material. Director: Terry Gilliam Starring: Matt Damon, Heath Ledger Running Time: 1 hour, 58 minutes Theatrical Release Date: August 26, 2005 Official Site Plot Summary Directed by Terry Gilliam and starring Matt Damon, Heath Ledger, Monica Bellucci and a host of notable cast, the … More “The Brothers Grimm” Review

“Red Eye” Review

Red Eye – for some intense sequences of violence, and language. Director: Wes Craven Starring: Rachel McAdams, Cillian Murphy, Brian Cox Running Time: 1 hour, 25 minutes Theatrical Release Date: August 19, 2005 Plot Summary From director Wes Craven (the “Scream” franchise) comes “Red Eye,” a suspense thriller at 30,000 feet, starring Rachel McAdams (“The … More “Red Eye” Review

“The Village” Review

The Village – for scenes of violence and frightening situations. Director: M. Night Shyamalan Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Adrien Brody, Sigourney Weaver, Bryce Dallas Howard Running Time: 1 hour, 56 minutes Theatrical Release Date: July 16, 2004 Official Site Plot Summary In M. Night Shyamalan’s The Village, the Academy Award-nominated filmmaker, who brought you The Sixth … More “The Village” Review