4K Ultra HD/Blu-ray Disc Reviews

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Boy Erased

Edition Type: Blu-ray | Digital Code
Director: Joel Edgerton
Stars: Lucas Hedges, Nicole Kidman, Joel Edgerton, Joe Alwyn, Xavier Dolan, Troye Sivan, Cherry Jones, Flea & Russell Crowe
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Drama
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 1/29/2019


Synopsis: "Boy Erased" is the story of Jared Eamons (Hedges), the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, who must overcome the fallout of being outed to his parents (Kidman and Crowe). His parents struggle with reconciling their love for their son with their beliefs. Fearing a loss of family, friends and community, Jared is pressured into attending a conversion therapy program. While there, Jared comes into conflict with its leader (Edgerton) and begins his journey to finding his own voice and accepting his true self. (Gary Reber)

Colette

Edition Type: Blu-ray | DVD | Digital Copy Code
Director: Wash Westmoreland
Stars: Keira Knightley, Dominic West, Denise Gough, Fiona Shaw, Robert Pugh, Eleanor Tomlinson & Julian Wadham
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Drama
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 12/11/2018


Synopsis: After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as "Willy" (West), Sidonie-Gabrielle "Colette" (Knightley) is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels. Colette's fight over creative ownership defies gender roles and drives her to overcome societal constraints, revolutionizing literature, fashion, and sexual expression. (Gary Reber)

First Man 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Copy Code
Director: Damien Chazelle
Stars: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Jason Clarke, Kyle Chandler, Corey Stoll, Patrick Fugit, Christopher Abbott, Ciaran Hinds, Olivia Hamilton, Pablo Schreiber & Shea Whigham
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Drama
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1/1.90:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 1/22/2019


Synopsis: "First Man" is the story behind the first manned mission to the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the decade leading to the historic Apollo 11 flight. A visceral and intimate account told from Armstrong's perspective, the film explores the triumphs and the cost末on Armstrong, his family, his colleagues and the nation itself末of one of the most dangerous missions in history. (Gary Reber)

Girl In The Spider's Web, The

Edition Type: Bu-ray | DVD | Digital Code
Director: Fede Alvarez
Stars: Claire Foy, Sverrir Gudnason, Lakeith Stanfield, Sylvia Hoeks & Stephen Merchant
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Action Adventure
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 2/5/2019


Synopsis: Claire Foy stars in a new Dragon Tattoo story as Lisbeth Salander in "The Girl In The Spider's Web." Salander is a highly skilled vigilante. Salander and journalist Mikael Blomkvist (Gudnason) find themselves caught in a web of spies, cybercriminals, and corrupt government officials, as they race to rescue a dangerous program capable of global destruction held by shadowy figures linked to Lisbeth's past. (Gary Reber)

Johnny English Strikes Again 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: Blu-ray | DVD | Digital Copy Code
Director: David Kerr
Stars: Rowan Atkinson, Ben Miller, Olga Kurylenko, Jake Lacy & Emma Thompson
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Action Comedy
Rating: PG
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS:X, DTS HD Lossless 7.1
Disc Release Date: 1/22/2019


Synopsis: In "Johnny English Strikes Again," when a cyber-attack reveals the identity of all active undercover agents in Britain, the country's only hope is called out of retirement. English's (Atkinson) new mission is his most critical to date末to catch the mastermind hacker. A man with few skills and analog methods, English must overcome the challenges of modern technology末or his newest mission will become the Secret Service's last. (Gary Reber)

Schindler's List: 25th Anniversary Edition 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Copy Code
Director: Steven Spielberg
Stars: Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes, Caroline Goodall, Jonathan Sagall & Embeth Davidtz
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Drama
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 12/18/2018


Synopsis: Schindler's List is Director Steven Spielberg's Oscarョ-winning epic based upon the novel by Thomas Keneally. It is the story of Oskar Schindler (Neeson), a German industrialist who becomes a hero by actively preventing the more than 1,100 Jewish workers in his factory from being sent to their deaths in the Nazi extermination camps. It is a true story of hope and the human spirit, told in an intense, yet lyrical, three-hour-plus portrait of the Holocaust容choing the Scriptural proverb given to Schindler by his grateful workers: "Who saves one life, saves the world." This is the 20th Anniversary Limited Edition. (Gary Reber)

Venom 4K UltraHD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Copy Code
Director: Ruben Fleischer
Stars: Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams, Riz Ahmed, Scott Haze, Reid Scott, Jenny Slate & Melora Walters
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Science Fiction
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 12/18/2018


Synopsis: "Venom" is the evolution story of Marvel Comic's most enigmatic, complex and badass character. Eddie Brock (Hardy) is a broken man after he loses everything, including his job and fianc馥. Just when his life is at its lowest, he becomes host to an alien symbiote, which results in extraordinary superpowers 末transforming him into Venom. Will these powers be enough for this new lethal protector to defeat great evil forces, especially against the far stronger and more weaponized symbiote rival, Riot? (Gary Reber)

Wife, The

Edition Type: Blu-ray
Director: Bjorn Runge
Stars: Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Christian Slater, Max irons, Harry Lloyd, Annie Starke & Elizabeth McGovern
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Drama
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 1/29/2019


Synopsis: In "The Wife," after nearly forty years of marriage, Joan and Joe Castleman (Close and Pryce) are complements. Where Joe is casual, Joan is elegant. Where Joe is vain, Joan is self-effacing. And where Joe enjoys his very public role as Great American Novelist, Joan pours her considerable intellect, grace, charm and diplomacy into the private role of Great Man's Wife. Joe is about to be awarded the Nobel Prize for his acclaimed and prolific body of work. Joe's literary star has blazed since he and Joan first met in the late 1950s. The movie interweaves the story of the couple's youthful passion and ambition with a portrait of a marriage, thirty-plus years later末a lifetime's shared compromises, secrets, betrayals and mutual love. (Gary Reber)