What would you do if you knew you were going to die? Would you give your life to someone else in exchange for a comfortable out?Read more "Blu-ray Review – Joe versus the Volcano – Warner Archive"
Bird with the Crystal Plumage Director: Dario Argento Screenplay: Dario Argento Minutes: 98 Year: 1970 Score: 7.53 Release: Arrow Video If I ever make a movie I can only dream that it will be as good of a first film as Dario Argento’s Bird with the Crystal Plumage. Anything that may be clunky can easily […]Read more "Blu-ray Review – Bird with the Crystal Plumage – Arrow Video"
Summer Film Festival 2017 – Day Six Pieces Director: Juan Piquer Simon Screenplay: Dick Randall and John W. Shadow Minutes: 85 Year: 1982 Score: 3.27 Release: Grindhouse Releasing I would first like to thank Arrow Video for telling me this exists, now I would like to thank Grindhouse for releasing a US edition. This is […]Read more "Summer Film Festival 2017 – Day Six and Seven"
Summer Film Fest 2017 – Day Five Prisoners Director: Denis Villeneuve Screenplay: Aaron Guzikowski Minutes: 153 Year: 2013 Score: 7.60 Release: Plain Archive This film is incredible. I remember seeing a trailer for it when it was coming out originally and I think there is an issue with the marketing because I quickly forgot about […]Read more "Summer Film Festival 2017 – Day Five"
They Live by Night Director: Nicolas Ray Screenplay: Minutes: 95 Year: 1948 Score: 6.67 Release: Criterion Collection I am rather new to Nicolas Ray and have somehow never watched Rebel Without a Cause, that’s how new. I have seen a few and have enjoyed each of them. They Live by Night is no different. It […]Read more "Summer Film Festival 2017 – Day Four"
Day of the Dead Director: George A Romero Screenplay: George A. Romero Minutes: 102 Year: 1985 Score: 7.07 Release: Shout Factory I love George Romero movies, specifically the zombie ones. His ability to elevate the genre beyond a splatter fest into a social commentary; he also knows how to make a splatter fest. Day of […]Read more "Summer Film Festival 2017 – Day Three"
Day two of the Summer Film Fest includes Phenomena, The Zookeeper’s Wife, Two-Lane Blacktop and Cannibal Holocaust. Lets start by saying I hate one poster.Read more "Summer Film Festival 2017 – Day Two"
I watched two episodes of Out 1 before moving onto shorter features. I don’t have the necessary constitution to watch a 13-hour French New Wave masterpiece in one sitting. Back at it after church tomorrow.Read more "Summer Film Festival 2017 – Day One"
Tomorrow is the official state of the 2017 Summer Film Festival in my living room but unlike most quality film festivals I have no plans. I have set play list but I am going to try and knock films off of my watch list.Read more "Summer Film Fest 2017"
Long-time reader will note, when I made my Top 15 of 2016 I stopped myself from adding many region-locked releases & Donnie Darko pulled the short straw.Read more "Blu-ray Review – Donnie Darko – Arrow Video"