Hercules 3D on Blu-ray 3D Released November 4th, 2014

Posted in 3D, Action, Adventure, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Commentary, Paramount, US Releases on November 4th, 2014 by Dave

Hercules 3D

Hercules 3D is the latest key Blu-ray 3D title released today by Paramount Home Entertainment on November 4th, 2014.

This action adventure film was based on the graphic novel Hercules: The Thracian Wars and was jointly by Paramount Pictures and MGM.

The film was actually one of two Hollywood-studio Hercules films released this year – the other being Summit Entertainment’s The Legend of Hercules, which screened theatrically in January but was panned by critics.

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Edge of Tomorrow 3D on Blu-ray 3D Released October 7th, 2014

Posted in 3D, Action, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Commentary, Sci-Fi, Science Fiction, US Releases, Warner on October 10th, 2014 by Dave

Edge of Tomorrow 3D

One of my favourite films this year, Edge of Tomorrow 3D, is a new key Blu-ray 3D title released by Warner Home Video on October 7th, 2014.

Freshly marketed with the tagline Live Die Repeat, the film was based the Japanese light novel All You Need Is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka.

The story takes place near future, where an alien race has invaded the Earth and has so far been largely unstoppable, just as the world armies are about to embark on one final push!

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Transformers: Age of Extinction on Blu-ray 3D Released September 30th, 2014

Posted in 3D, Action, Adventure, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Commentary, Paramount, Sci-Fi, Science Fiction, US Releases on October 6th, 2014 by Dave

Transformers: Age of Extinction

September 30th, 2014 marked the arrival of the Paramount Home Entertainment Blu-ray 3D release for the action sci-fi movie Transformers: Age of Extinction.

The film is the fourth installment of the live-action Transformers film series, this time with Mark Wahlberg in the lead ‘human’ role.

The film takes place five years after the Decepticon invasion of Chicago, features an entirely new cast of human characters, and is the first in the series to feature the Dinobots.

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Chef on Blu-ray Disc Released September 30th, 2014

Posted in Amazon Pre-orders, Blu-ray, Comedy, Commentary, Drama, Universal on October 2nd, 2014 by Dave

Chef

Fans of indie cinema will want to check out the September 30th Blu-ray release of Chef from Universal Studios Home Entertainment.

The comedy-drama film was written, produced, and directed by Jon Favreau, who also starred in the movie.

Favreau plays a professional chef who quits his job at a popular Los Angeles restaurant after a public altercation with a food critic, and returns to his home town of Miami to fix up a food truck to bring back to L.A..

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The Rover on Blu-ray Disc Released September 23rd, 2014

Posted in Blu-ray, Commentary, Crime, Drama, Lionsgate, US Releases on September 29th, 2014 by Dave

The Rover

The dark near future Australian crime drama The Rover saw Blu-ray release by Lionsgate Home Entertainment on September 23rd, 2014.

The film was based on a story by David Michôd and Joel Edgerton.

It is a contemporary western taking place in the Australian outback, some ten years after an economic collapse.

It premiered out of competition in the Midnight Screenings section at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.

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Key & Peele: Season Three on Blu-ray Disc Released September 23rd, 2014

Posted in Blu-ray, Comedy, Comedy Central, Commentary, Paramount, US Releases on September 24th, 2014 by Dave

Key & Peele: Season Three

Comedy Central continues with comedy releases this week with Key & Peele: Season Three on Blu-ray Disc September 23rd, 2014.

This sketch comedy television show stars Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, who are both former cast members of MADtv.

Each episode is comprised of a number of prerecorded sketches featuring the actors in typically elaborate setttings, with introductions by Key and Peele for the live studio audience.

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Godzilla on Blu-ray Disc Released September 16th, 2014

Posted in Blu-ray, Commentary, Sci-Fi, Science Fiction, Thriller, US Releases, Warner on September 21st, 2014 by Dave

Godzilla

It is a great month for fan of Sci-Fi franchises with this week’s Blu-ray release for the latest Godzilla from Warner Home Video on September 16th, 2014.

This reboot of the Godzilla film franchise retells the origins of Godzilla in contemporary times.

The film features two giant radiation-eating creatures, known as MUTO’s, and the awakening of the larger ancient alpha predator known as Godzilla, whose existence has been kept secret by the U.S. government since 1954.

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South Park: The Complete Seventeenth Season on Blu-ray Disc Released September 16th, 2014

Posted in Animation, Blu-ray, Comedy, Comedy Central, Paramount on September 18th, 2014 by Dave

South Park: The Complete Seventeenth Season

South Park: The Complete Seventeenth Season is the latest television Blu-ray released by Comedy Central, out in stores September 16th, 2014.

The seventeenth season aired back in September through to December 2013.

The season consisted of only 10 episodes instead of the usual 14, as series creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone decided to have one uninterrupted season, instead of two 7-episode runs, as it has been since season eight.

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier on Blu-ray Disc Released September 9th, 2014

Posted in Action, Adventure, Blu-ray, Commentary, Sci-Fi, Science Fiction, Super Hero on September 17th, 2014 by Dave

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

It is a good month for Marvel fans with Captain America: The Winter Soldier on Blu-ray Disc from Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment on September 9th, 2014.

This new super hero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Captain America is a sequel to 2011’s Captain America: The First Avenger, and the ninth installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

The film was written by Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, who also worked on The First Avenger.

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Person of Interest: The Complete Third Season on Blu-ray Disc Released September 2nd, 2014

Posted in Blu-ray, Commentary, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Science Fiction, Thriller, Warner on September 15th, 2014 by Dave

Person of Interest: The Complete Third Season

One of my favourite television Sci-Fi thrillers gets a fresh release with month with Person of Interest: The Complete Third Season on Blu-ray Disc from Warner Home Video on September 2nd, 2014.

The show has been developed by Jonathan Nolan and revolves around a former CIA officer recruited by a mysterious billionaire to prevent violent crimes in New York City.

The show has been renewed and the fourth season is set to premiere on September 23rd, 2014.

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