PRINCESS MONONOKE (BLU-RAY)
Miyazaki’s classic film “Princess Mononoke” is now available in a Blu-ray + DVD edition, but, unfortunately, the bonus features aren’t up to par with its status as a classic.
Posted on November 19, 2014 in Reviews by Brad Cook
DIGITAL CELLULOID – ISSUE 230: ALIEN ABDUCTION WITH EXTREME PREJUDICE
Digital Celluloid, a comic strip by artist Chris Cirillo, pokes fun at the films of today, tomorrow and yesterday. Whether it is a classic or an upcoming blockbuster, no film is safe! This week, Part 2 of our “Alien Abduction” issues, because damn, those aliens obviously don’t have the same meat packing standards we do…
Posted on November 19, 2014 in Digital Celluloid, Features by Chris Cirillo
KIKI’S DELIVERY SERVICE (BLU-RAY)
If you’re a big Kiki fan, or you don’t own the film yet, this is a good release to pick up, but if you already have that 2010 DVD release, the question becomes whether the Blu-ray upgrade is worthwhile…
Posted on November 18, 2014 in Reviews by Brad Cook
GOING BIONIC: DISTRIBUTING INDEPENDENT FILMS INTERNATIONALLY – DUMB AND (NOT SO) DUMBER TO RULES THE BOX OFFICE
Before you rub your eyes to make sure they’re not deceiving you, it’s true: “Dumb and Dumber To” stumbled its way past Disney’s “Big Hero 6″ and Chris Nolan’s “Interstellar,” to win the weekend box office.
Posted on November 18, 2014 in Features, Going Bionic by Hammad Zaidi
PLASTIC GALAXY: THE STORY OF STAR WARS TOYS (DVD)
If terms like “Early Bird box” and “Jawa with a plastic cape” evoke some serious nostalgia, then “Plastic Galaxy: The History of ‘Star Wars’ Toys” is the documentary for you. The DVD also includes close to 40 minutes of bonus material.
Posted on November 17, 2014 in Reviews by Brad Cook
SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD (BLU-RAY/DVD)
By contemporary standards, the film is a bore – it comes across like a dreary vacation tour where nothing of interest happens, despite the constantly changing scenery…
Posted on November 15, 2014 in Reviews by Phil Hall