4K Ultra HD/Blu-ray Disc Reviews

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Bohemian Rhapsody 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Code
Director: Bryan Singer
Stars: Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton, Gwilymlee, Ben Hardy, Joe Mazzello, Aidan Gillen, Allen Leech, Tom Hollander & Mike Meyers
Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Musical
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1 / 1.33:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 2/12/2019


Synopsis: "Bohemian Rhapsody" is a celebration of the rock group Queen, their music, and their lead singer Freddie Mercury (Malek), who defied stereotypes and convention to become one of history's most beloved entertainers. Following Queen's meteoric rise, their revolutionary sound, and Freddie's solo career, the band reunion is also chronicled with one of the greatest performances in rock history. (Gary Reber)

Star Is Born, A 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Code
Director: Bradley Cooper
Stars: Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Andrew Dice Clay, Rafi Gavron, Anthony Ramos, Dave Chappelle & Sam Elliott
Studio: Warner Bros . Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Musical
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 2/19/2019


Synopsis: In this new take on the iconic love story, "A Star Is Born" depicts the raw and passionate tale of Jack (Cooper) and Ally (Lady Gaga) two artistic souls coming together, on stage and in life. Theirs is a complex journey through the beauty and heartbreak of a relationship struggling to survive. (Gary Reber)

Sisters Brothers, The

Edition Type: Blu-ray | DVD | Digital Code
Director: Jacques Audiard
Stars: John C. Reilly, Joaquin Phoenix, Jake Gyllenhaal, Riz Ahmed & Rutger Hauer
Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Western
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 6.1
Disc Release Date: 2/5/2019


Synopsis: Based on the book by Patrick deWitt, "The Sisters Brothers" blazes a trail of action, adventure, and sly wit by Eli and Charlie Sisters (Reilly and Phoenix), notorious sibling assassins who are hired to kill a gold prospector accused of stealing from their tyrannical boss in the Old West. (Gary Reber)

Dr. Seuss' The Grinch 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Code
Director: Scott Mosier & Yarrow Cheney
Stars: The Voice Talents Of Benedict Cumberbatch, Rashida Jones, Kenan Thompson, Cameron Seely, Angela Lansbury & Pharrell Williams
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Animation
Rating: PG
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 2/5/2019


Synopsis: Based on "Dr. Seuss'" beloved tale about "The Grinch," "Dr. Seuss' The Grinch" is a cynical grouch who goes on a mission to steal Christmas from others, only to feel his own heart grow three sizes larger through unexpected friendships. (Gary Reber)

Widows 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Code
Director: Steve McQueen
Stars: Viola Davis, Michelle Rodriguez, Elizabeth Debicki, Cynthia Erivo, Colin Farrell, Brian Tyree Henry, Daniel Kaluuya, Garret Dillahunt, Carrie Coon, Jacki Weaver, Jon Bernthal, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Robert Duvall & Liam Neeson
Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Thriller
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 2/5/2019


Synopsis: In "Widows," four women末with nothing in common except a debt left by their husbands' criminal acts末conspire to take fate into their own hands. (Gary Reber)

Nutcracker And The Four Realms, The 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Code
Director: Lasse Hallstrom & Joe Johnston
Stars: Keira Knightley, Mackenzie Foy, Eugenio Derbez, Jayden Fowora-Knight, Matthew Macfadyen, Richard E. Grant, Sergei Polunin, Helen Mirren & Morgan Freeman
Studio: Walt Disney Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Fantasy
Rating: PG
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 1/29/2019


Synopsis: Inspired by E.T.A. Hoffmann's classic tale and the ballet "The Nutcracker" by Marius Petipa, "The Nutcracker And The Four Realms" is a tale of a magical, mysterious world full of sweets, snowflakes, soldiers and scurrying mice. Clara (Foy) travels along a golden thread, presented at Drosselmeyer's (Freeman) annual party, eagerly searching for a one-of-a-kind key that will unlock a music box that holds a priceless gift. When she enters a mysterious parallel world, Clara encounters a Nutcracker soldier named Phillip (Fowora-Knight), a gang of mice and three Realm regents, including the Sugar Plum Fairy (Knightley). Ultimately, she must brave the ominous Fourth Realm, home to the tyrant Mother Ginger (Mirren), to retrieve the key and return harmony to the unstable world. (Gary Reber)

A Private War

Edition Type: Blu-ray | Digital Code
Director: Matthew Heineman
Stars: Rosamund Pike, Jamie Dornan, Tom Hollander, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Faye Marsay & Stanley Tucci
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: 2/5/2019


Synopsis: Inspired by the Vanity Fair article "Marie Colvin's Private War" by Marie Brenner, the movie is based on an exciting true story that follows legendary war journalist Marie Colvin (Pike). In a world where journalism is under attack, Marie's mission is to show the true cost of war, driving her, along with renowned war photographer Paul Conroy (Dornan), to embark on the most dangerous assignments of their lives as they journey to the frontline of conflicts across the globe. (Gary Reber)

Backtrace

Edition Type: Blu-ray | DVD | Digital Code
Director: Brian A. Miller
Stars: Ryan Guzman, Sylvester Stallone, Meadow Williams, Christopher McDonald, Colin Egglesfield, Lydia Hull, Tyler Jon Olson, Sergio Rizzuto, Swen Temmel & Matthew Modine
Studio: Lionsgate Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Action Thriller
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 2/19/2018


Synopsis: In "Backtrace," the lone surviving thief of a violent armored-car robbery is sprung from a high-security facility and administered an experimental drug. After suffering a brain injury from the bank-heist gone wrong, Macdonald (Modine) develops amnesia and is put into a prison psychiatric ward. Following his seventh year of evaluation, he is coerced by an inmate (Guzman) and a ward doctor (Williams) to break out of prison and with the injected serum, he is forced to relive the life he's forgotten. Macdonald must now elude a local detective (Stallone), a tough FBI agent (McDonald), and the drug's dangerous side effects in order to recover the stolen money, all while confronting his past. (Gary Reber)

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Edition Type: Blu-ray Collector's Edition
Director: Frank Oz
Stars: Steve Martin, Michael Caine, Glenne Headly, Anton Rodgers & Barbara Harris
Studio: Shout! Selecct
Genre/Catagory: Comedy
Rating: PG
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 1/22/2019


Synopsis: "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" takes place in the south of France, where two rival con men末suave and sophisticated Lawrence (Cane) and third-rate American hustler Freddy (Martin) make a wager. The first one to extract $50,000 from the next woman they meet wins... and the other leaves town. The bet is on, the stakes are high and the blows are low in this funny, ruthlessly witty, dirty, rotten comedy! (Gary Reber)

Old Man & The Gun, The

Edition Type: Blu-ray | DVD | Digital Code
Director: David Lowery
Stars: Robert Redford, Casey Affleck, Danny Glover, Tika Sumpter, Keith Carradine, Tom Waits & Sissy Spacek
Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Drama
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 1/15/2019


Synopsis: "The Old Man & The Gun" is about the mostly true story Forest Tucker (Redford)末from his daring prison escape at age 70 to an unprecedented string of bank heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are detective John Hunt (Affleck), who is captivated by Forest's commitment to his craft, and Jewel (Spacek), the woman who loves him despite his criminal ways. (Gary Reber)

The Hate U Give 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Code
Director: George Tillman, Jr.
Stars: Amandla Stenberg, Regina Hall, Russell Hornsby, Algee Smith, Lamar Johnson, Issa Rae, K.J. Apa, Common & Anthony Mackie
Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Drama
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 7.1
Disc Release Date: 1/22/2019


Synopsis: Based on the novel by Angie Thomas, "The Hate U Give" tells the story of Starr Carter (Stenberg), who lives in two worlds: the poor, black neighborhood where she lives and the mostly white prep she attends. This uneasy balance is shattered when she witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood friend by a policeman. Facing pressures from all sides, Starr must find her voice and stand up for what's right. (Gary Reber)

Happytime Murders, The

Edition Type: Blu-ray | DVD | Digital Copy Code
Director: Brian Henson
Stars: Melissa McCarthy, Bill Barretta (Sam's Voice), Joel McHale, Maya Rudolph & Elizabeth Banks
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Comedy
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 7.1
Disc Release Date: 12/4/2018


Synopsis: "The Happytime Murders" is a raunchy buddy cop murder mystery comedy set in the underbelly of Los Angeles where puppets and humans coexist. Two clashing detectives with a shared secret, one human (McCarthy) and one puppet, are forced to work together again to solve the brutal murders of the former cast of a bloved classic puppet television show. (Gary Reber)

Halloween 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Copy Code
Director: David Gordon Green
Stars: Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Green, Will Patton, Haluk Bilginer, Virginia Gardner & Andi Matichak
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Horror
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS:X, DTS HD Lossless 7.1
Disc Release Date: 1/15/2019


Synopsis: "Halloween" takes place 40 years after the events of the 1978 "Halloween." Laurie Strode (Curtis) now lives in a heavily guarded home on the edge of Haddonfield, where she's spent decades preparing for Michael's potential return. After being locked up in an institution, Myers manages to escape when a bus transfer goes terribly wrong, leading to chaos in the same town he preyed on decades earlier. Laurie now faces a terrifying showdown when the deranged killer returns for her and her family末but this time, she's ready for him. (Gary Reber)

Bad Times At The El Royale 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Copy Code
Director: Drew Goddard
Stars: Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Dakota Johnson, Jon Hamm, Cailee Spaeny, Lewis Pullman, Nick Offerman & Chris Hemsworth
Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Thriller
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 1/1/2019


Synopsis: "Bad Times At The El Royale" is a thriller filled with gripping suspense and startling revelations. Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe's El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption...before everything goes to hell. (Gary Reber)

White Boy Rick

Edition Type: Blu-ray | Digital Copy Code
Director: Yann Demange
Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Richie Merritt, Bel Powley, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Brian Tyree Henry, Rory Cochrane, RJ Cyler, Jonathan Majors, Eddie Marsan, Taylour Paige, Bruce Dern & Piper Laurie
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Drama
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 7.1
Disc Release Date: 12/25/2018


Synopsis: "White Boy Rick" is set in 1980's Detroit at the height of the crack epidemic and the War on Drugs. It is based on the moving true story of a blue-collar father (McConaughey) and his teenage son, Rick Wershe Jr. ( Merritt), who become an undercover police informant and later a drug dealer, before he was abandoned by his handlers and sentenced to life in prison. (Gary Reber)

Jerk, The (40th Anniversary Edition)

Edition Type: Blu-ray
Director: Carl Reiner
Stars: Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Catlin Adams, Mabel King, Richard Ward, Dick Anthony Williams, Bill Macy, M. Emmet Walsh, Dick O'Neill, Maurice Evans, Helena Carroll & Jackie Mason
Studio: Shout Factory
Genre/Catagory: Comedy
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1, DTS HD Lossless 2.0
Disc Release Date: 12/18/2018


Synopsis: He may have been "born a poor black child," but "The Jerk "(Martin) soon amassed millions (by inventing the Opti-Grab eyeglass handle), gained power, and earned the love of a beautiful woman (Peters)...and then just as quickly, lost it all. (Danny Richelieu)

Hell Fest 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Copy Code
Director: Gregory Plotkin
Stars: Amy Forsyth, Reign Edwards, Bex Taylor-Klaus & Tony Todd
Studio: Lionsgate Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Horror
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio:
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby TrueHD 7.1, DTS:X
Disc Release Date: 1/8/2019


Synopsis: "Hell Fest" is a terrifying celebration of the horror genre. A group of friends are bound for a horror-themed Halloween event at a local amusement park末a sprawling labyrinth of rides, games, and mazes that travels the country and happens to be in town. But for one visitor, the ghoulish carnival of nightmares is not the attraction末it is a hunting ground. On the night the friends attend, a masked serial killer turns the amusement park into his own playground, terrorizing attendees while the rest of the patrons believe that it is all part of the show. As the body count and frenzied excitement of the crowd continues to rise, who will fight to survive the night? (Gary Reber)

2001: A Space Odyssey 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | DVD | Digital Copy Code
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Stars: Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester & Daniel Richter
Studio: Warner Bros . Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Science Fiction
Rating: G
Aspect Ratio: 2.20:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 11/20/2018


Synopsis: "2001: A Space Odyssey" is renowned Director Stanley Kubrick's groundbreaking science fiction epic and widely considered among the greatest films of the 20th century. The film is a compelling drama of man vs. machine. The film opens with a visit to our prehistoric ape-ancestry past, then leaps millennia into colonized space, and ultimately whisks astronaut Bowman (Dullea) into unchartered space. "Open the pod bay doors, HAL." Let an awesome journey unlike any other begin. (Gary Reber)

House With A Clock In Its Walls, The 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Copy Code
Director: Eli Roth
Stars: Jack Black, Cate Blanchett, Owen Vaccaro, Ren馥 Elise Goldsberry, Sunny Suljic, Colleen Camp, Lorenza Izzo & Kyle MacLachlan
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Fantasy
Rating: PG
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 12/18/2018


Synopsis: In "The House With A Clock In Its Walls," Lewis Barnavelt (Vaccaro) goes to live with his Uncle Jonathan (Black) in a creaky and creepy mansion with an eerie tick-tocking heart. But when Lewis soon finds out he's in the presence of magic practiced by his uncle and neighbor Mrs. Zimmerman (Blanchett), his new town's dreary aura boosts to life. (Gary Reber)

High Voltage

Edition Type: Blu-ray | DVD | Digital Copy Code
Director: Alex Keledjian
Stars: David Arquette, Allie Gonino, Ryan Donowho, Perrey Reeves & Luke Wilson
Studio: SP Releasin
Genre/Catagory: Horror
Rating: Not Rated
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 11/20/2018


Synopsis: In "High Voltage," a struggling rock band, led by washed-out rock star Jimmy Kleen (Arquette), strikes a deal with cynical record executive Rick (Wilson). Things take a sinister turn when the band's lead singer, Rachel (Gonino), and her controlling stage mother, Barb (Reeves) both get struck by lightning and killed. Rachel is brought back to life, but she is different than before: confident, sexy, with an irresistible stage presence. Lightning courses through her veins and she uses her new supernatural electrical powers to drain the life from men and turn it into electrifying stage performances. Her bandmates, including guitarist Scott (Donowho), discover her dark secret, and have to decide just how far they are willing to let her go to help them succeed. (Gary Reber)

Viking Destiny

Edition Type: Blu-ray | Digital Copy Code
Director: David L.G. Hughes
Stars: Ian Beattie, Paul Freeman, Will Mellor, Timo Nieminen, Andrew Whipp, Anna Demetriou & Terence Stamp
Studio: Lionsgate Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Action Adventure
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 12/4/2018


Synopsis: "Viking Destiny" follows a young Viking princess's quest to regain her throne. Guided by the God Odin himself (Stamp), Princess Helle set off to regain what's rightfully hers. (Gary Reber)

River Runs Red 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray
Director: Wes Miller
Stars: Taye Diggs, Luke Hemsworth, Gianni Capaldi, Briana Evigan, Jennifer Tao, George Lopez & John Cusack
Studio: Cinedigm
Genre/Catagory: Thriller
Rating: Not Rated
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 12/11/2018


Synopsis: "River Runs Red" is a battle for revenge at any price. Respected Judge Charles Coleman (Diggs) and his wife (Tao) have devoted their lives to law enforcement. The two are thrilled when their son is accepted into the police academy, but everything changes when he is shot by two corrupt cops (Hemsworth and Capaldi) and the official investigation finds no wrongdoing. After his trusted friend detective Horace (Cusack) finds evidence to the contrary, Charles joins forces with an anguished mechanic (Lopez) whose son was killed by the same cops, and together they take the law into their own hands. (Gary Reber)

The Marine 6: Close Quarters

Edition Type: Blu-ray
Director: James Nunn
Stars: Mike "The Miz" Mizanin, Shawn Michaels, Becky Lynch, Louisa Connolly-Burnham, Terence Maynard & Tim Woodward
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: 11/13/2018


Synopsis: In "The Marine 6: Close Quarters," Jack Carter (Mizanin) and another former Marine, Luke Trapper (Michaels), join forces to rescue a kidnapped girl (Connolly-Burnham) from a gang of international criminals headed up by Maddy Hayes (Lynch). (Gary Reber)

Death Race: Beyond Anarchy

Edition Type: Blu-ray | DVD | Digital Copy Code
Director: Don Michael Paul
Stars: Zach McGowan, Danny Glover, Fred Koehler, Christine Marzano & Danny Trejo
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Action Adventure
Rating: Not Rated
Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 10/2/2018


Synopsis: Danny Trejo returns as the ruthless bookie, Goldberg, in "Death Race 4: Beyond Anarchy." After a failed attack on inmate and legendary driver, Frankenstein, Black Ops specialist Connor Gibson (McGowan) infiltrates a super-maximum federal prison with one goal末enter the immoral and illegal Death Race and take Frankenstein down. Connor enlists the help of Baltimore Bob (Glover) and Lists (Koehler), and unexpectedly falls in love with bartending beauty, Jane (Marzano). Connor will have to fight for more than his life in this brutal world of no guards, no rules, no track, and no fear. (Gary Reber)

Unfriended: Dark Web

Edition Type: Blu-ray | Digital Cod
Director: Stephen Susco
Stars: Colin Woodell, Betty Gabriel, Rebecca Rittenhouse, Andrew Lees, Connor Del Rio, Stephanie Nogueras & Savira Windyani
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Horror
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 10/16/2018


Synopsis: In "Unfriended: Dark Web," when a 20-something named Matias (Woodell) finds a cache of hidden files on his laptop, he and his friends are unwittingly thrust into the depths of the Dark Web. They soon discover someone has been watching their every move and will go to unimaginable lengths to protect the Dark Web. (Gary Reber)