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TV Icon Mary Tyler Moore Dead at 80

January 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

Some sad news today as television icon from the 1960’s and 1970’s, Mary Tyler Moore, has passed away at the age of 80. “Today, beloved icon, Mary Tyler Moore, passed away at the age of 80 in the company of friends and her loving husband of over 33 years, Dr. S. Robert Levine,” her longtime representative Mara Buxbaum said in a statement. “A groundbreaking actress, producer, and passionate advocate for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Mary will be remembered as a fearless visionary who turned the world on with her smile.” Moore died [...]

New Blu-ray Releases for the Week of January 8th

January 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

A much better week than the abysmal last week. There's several easy things to recommend here. Our pick of the week is Deepwater Horizon, but His Girl Friday is a classic Cary Grant comedy that should be in your collection, and I'll also give a recommendation for The Accountant. You also can't go wrong with XXX: 15th Anniversary Edition or the second season of Mr. Robot. [...]

The Walking Dead: “The Day Will Come When You Won’t Be” Preview

October 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tonight is the night; we’re just a few short hours away from finding out whose brains Negan smashed in at the end of the season six finale. That’s right, The Walking Dead returns for its seventh season tonight with the premiere episode “The Day Will Come When You Won’t Be,” airing tonight at 8pm CT on AMC. Below is the official synopsis that tells us absolutely nothing we didn’t already know: “Last season ended with Rick and our group kneeling helplessly before Negan and his group. What Negan does will haunt those who survive [...]

New on Blu: Blu-ray Releases for October 25th

October 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

Here’s the rundown of what’s coming to Blu-ray on Tuesday, October 25th: Nerve The Exorcist III (Collector’s Edition) Mr. Church Manhattan Baby (3-disc Limited Edition) The ID The Executioner (Criterion Collection) Skiptrace The Killing of America Captain Fantastic (Combo Pack) The Quite Man (Olive Signature) Fathom (1967) The Night of the Grizzly (Olive Signature) Boy on a Dolphin (1957) [...]

New on Blu: Blu-ray Releases for October 18th

October 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

Here’s the rundown of what’s coming to Blu-ray on Tuesday, October 18th: Bates Motel: Season 4 Boyhood (Criterion Collection) Independence Day: Resurgence (Combo Pack) Short Cuts (Criterion Collection) Table For Five (1983) Cafe Society (Combo Pack) The Laughing Policeman (1973) Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Trouble Man Downtown Abbey: The Complete Collection Alice Through the Looking Glass (Combo Pack) Child’s Play (Collector’s Edition) The Put (1981) The Marx Brothers Silver Screen Collection Fuzz (1982) What We Become (Combo Pack) Barbie & Her Sisters in A Puppy Chase [...]

The Walking Dead: The Journey So Far Special Airs Tonight on AMC

October 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

We’re  a week away from the highly anticipated premiere of The Walking Dead’s seventh season. A premiere that is probably the most anticipated episode to date of the hugely popular show. Next Sunday, we find out who exactly met a brutal end at the hands (and of course bat) of Negan. If you’ve lapsed on the show,  have yet to get into it, need a refresher or just want to get ready for the premiere next week, AMC has you covered. Tonight, at 8pm CT, AMC is airing The Walking Dead: The Journey So Far. This two hour retrospective will relive the first six seasons and will [...]

Comedy Legend Gene Wilder Dead at 83

August 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

Comedy legend, and star of such timeless classics as Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Blazing Saddles, The Producers, and Young Frankenstein, Gene Wilder died today at the age of 83 due to complications from Alzheimer’s disease. Wilder’s nephew Jordan Walker-Pearlman issued the following statement to Variety regarding the passing of his uncle: “We understand for all the emotional and physical challenges this situation presented we have been among the lucky ones — this illness-pirate, unlike in so many cases, never stole his ability to recognize those that were closest [...]

New on Blu: Blu-ray Releases for August 30th

August 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

Looking to expand your Blu-ray Collection? Well here's the complete rundown of new Blu-ray releases hitting stores on August 30th. For the TV fanatics, Arrow, Shameless, and Star Wars Rebels each have their latest season hitting the Blu. For the movie lovers, there's The Jungle Book, Me Before You, and Barbarosa amongst others. It's all inside in the latest installment of New on Blu. [...]

Netflix Orders “The Punisher” Series Starring Jon Bernthal

April 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

Netflix released the following press release announcing that the streaming service has ordered “The Punisher” to series, officially confirming the rumors from earlier in the year that the character would be getting his own show. This good deed goes unpunished! Netflix has ordered a full first season of “Marvel’s The Punisher,” continuing their unprecedented collaboration with Marvel Television. Jon Bernthal will reprise his role as Frank Castle, introduced to fans earlier this year in the second season of the Netflix original series “Marvel’s Daredevil,” with Steve [...]

New Blu-ray Releases For April 17th – 23rd

April 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

This week may be lite on quality releases, but I don’t think that matters considering a big hitter is finally landing on Blu-ray this week with the release of The Revenant. The Revenant of course racked up many awards, including finally getting Leonardo DiCaprio his Best Actor Oscar. The based on a true story drama brought in over $183 million during its run in theaters. The only other item of note, in my opinion, is the Doris Day and Rock Hudson Romantic Comedy Collection, but that’s really just because I like Doris Day. Here’s the full rundown of new Blu-ray releases for [...]