4K Ultra HD/Blu-ray Disc Reviews

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Second Act

Edition Type: Blu-ray | DVD | Digital Code
Director: Peter Segal
Stars: Jennifer Lopez, Leah Remini, Vanessa Hudgens, Annaleigh Ashford, Charlyne Yi, Treat Williams & Milo Ventimiiglia
Studio: Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Comedy Drama
Rating: PG-13
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 3/26/2019


Synopsis: Maya (Lopez) is a 40-year-old woman struggling with frustrations of not having achieved more in life. As an experienced, quick-witted, perceptive employee, she is passed over for a promotion solely because she doesn't have a college degree. Until, that is, she gets the chance to prove that street smarts are as valuable as book smarts and that it is never too late for a "Second Act." (Gary Reber)

Accident

Edition Type: Blu-ray
Director: Dan Tondowski
Stars: Stephanie Shield, Roxane Hayward, Tyrone Keogh & Keenan Arrison
Studio: Well Go USA
Genre/Catagory: Thriller
Rating: Not Rated
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 3/19/2019


Synopsis: When a foursome "borrows" a car for one night of fun, what starts as a wild joy ride turns into a nightmare. After a violent crash "Accident," they discover that being stuck at the bottom of a ravine in an overturned car is the least of their problems. The psychotic owner of the car that they stole has them in his crosshairs and will stop at nothing to get both the car and its contents back. (Gary Reber)

Last Man, The

Edition Type: Blu-ray | Digital Code
Director: Rodrigo H. Vila
Stars: Hayden Christensen, Harvey Keitel, Marco Leonardi, Liz Solari, Fernan Miras, Justin Kelly & Rafael Spregelburd
Studio: Lionsgate Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Science Fiction
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 3/12/2019


Synopsis: "The Last Man" is a thriller and the story of Kurt (Christensen), a war veteran preparing for the end of the world. Kurt is suffering from PTSD and comes home to an unholy, unruly land. The world is bad, but local street prophet Noe (Keitel) says it'll get even worse when a catastrophic storm strikes. As Kurt heeds Noe's advice and readies for the apocalypse, he meets sultry Jessica, who also begins to believe. Yet even as the planet falls apart, Kurt finds his life finally coming together. (Gary Reber)

Overlord 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray | Digital Code
Director: Julius Avery
Stars: Jovan Adepo, Wyatt Russell, Pilou Asbaek, John Magaro, Bokeem Woodbine & Mathilde Ollivier
Studio: Paramount Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Action Adventure
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.40:1
Disc Soundtrack: Dolby Atmos, Dolby TrueHD 7.1
Disc Release Date: 2/19/2019


Synopsis: "Overlord" is a genre mash-up and an insanely twisted thrill ride about a team of American paratroopers who come face-to-face with Nazi super-soldiers unlike the world has never seen. (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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich 4K Ultra HD

Edition Type: 4K Ultra HD | Blu-ray
Director: Sonny Laguna & Tommy Wiklund
Stars: Thomas Lennon, Jenny Pellicer, Nelson Franklin, Charlyne Yi, Michael Par, Alex Beh, Matthias Hues, Skeeta Jenkins, Barbara Crampton & Udo Kier
Studio: RLJE Filma
Genre/Catagory: Horror
Rating: Not Rated
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 9/25/2018


Synopsis: In "Puppet Master," Edgar (Lennon) is recently divorced and reeling, and returns to his childhood home where he finds a nefarious-looking puppet in his deceased brother's room. Girl-next-door Ashley (Pellicer) and comic book pal Markowitz (Franklin), join Edgar for a doomed road trip to a small-town convention and auction celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the infamous Toulon Murders. All hell breaks loose when a strange force animates the puppets at the convention, setting them on a bloody killing spree that's motivated by an evil as old as time. (Gary Reber)

Gotti

Edition Type: Blu-ray | Digital Code
Director: Kevin Connolly
Stars: John Travolta, Spencer Lofranco, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Stacy Keach, Chris Mulkey, William Demeo, Leo Rossi & Kelly Preston
Studio: Lionsgate Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Drama
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 2.39:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 9/25/2018


Synopsis: "Gotti" chronicles infamous crime boss John Gotti's (Travolta) rise to the very top of the Gambino crime family in New York City. The story follows the infamous crime boss' rise to become the "Teflon Don." Spanning three decades, and recounted by his son John Jr. (Lofranco), the movie examines Gotti's tumultuous life as he and his wife (Preston) attempt to hold the family together amid tragedy and multiple prison sentences. (Gary Reber)

On Chesil Beach

Edition Type: Blu-ray | Digital Code
Director: Dominic Cooke
Stars: Saoirse Ronan, Billy Howle, Anne-Marie Duff, Adrian Scarborough, Emily Watson & Samuel West
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: 8/7/2018


Synopsis: "On Chesil Beach" takes place in 1962 England where two young people from drastically different backgrounds謡ell-to-do Florence (Ronan) and working-class Edward (Howle)洋eet and begin an idyllic courtship. Though their love is true, the societal pressures and sexual mores of the time cause strain between the young couple, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night. (Gary Reber)

Superfly

Edition Type: Blu-ray | DVD | Digital Code
Director: Director X
Stars: Trevor Jackson, Jason Mitchell, Michael Kenneth Williams, Lex Scott Davis, Jennifer Morrison, Kaalan "KR" Walker, Esai Morales, Andrea Londo, Big Bank Black, Antwan "Big Boi" Patton & Jacob Ming-Trent
Studio: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Genre/Catagory: Thriller
Rating: R
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Disc Soundtrack: DTS HD Lossless 5.1
Disc Release Date: 9/11/2018


Synopsis: The reimagined "Superfly" is the story of a cocaine kingpin (Jackson), called Youngblood Priest, who, after surviving a violent attack from a crazed rival, sets up one last big job in order to retire. Priest and his partner travel to Mexico to arrange a deal. The career criminal now finds himself trying to outmaneuver his trigger-happy colleagues in the cartel and corrupt police officers, and all the double-crossers that threaten his path to freedom. (Gary Reber)