Roger Waters the Wall Blu-ray December 1st

Posted in Atmos, Blu-ray, Commentary, Music, Universal on December 2nd, 2015 by Dave

Roger Waters the Wall Blu-ray

Pink Floyd and rock music fans will want to check out the new Roger Waters the Wall Blu-ray Disc release from Universal Studios Home Entertainment on December 1st, 2015.

This concert film was written by Waters and Sean Evans, capturing performances from the tour.

The film premiered in the Special Presentations section of the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, and also screened as a special Fathom Events presentation in September.

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American Ultra Blu-ray November 24th, 2015

Posted in Action, Blu-ray, Comedy, Commentary, DTS:X, Lionsgate on November 25th, 2015 by Dave

American Ultra Blu-ray

The American Ultra Blu-ray is the second DTS:X title, unleashed by Lionsgate Home Entertainment on November 24th, 2015.

This action comedy was written by Max Landis, who previously penned Chronicle.

The movie follows Mike Howell, who is a small town stoner who suffers anxiety attacks whenever he considers leaving his small town home, but is secretly a former CIA asset.

When the CIA decides to clean house, Mike’s life is suddenly in danger.

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Hobbit Battle of the Five Armies Extended Edition Blu-ray Disc November 17th

Posted in Adventure, Blu-ray, Commentary, Fantasy, New Line, Warner on November 22nd, 2015 by Dave

The Hobbit Battle of the Five Armies Extended Edition Blu-ray

It is a big month for Tolkien fans with the Blu-ray release of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies – Extended Edition – on Blu-ray Disc November 17th, 2015.

This epic fantasy adventure film was written by Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, and Guillermo del Toro.

The film is the third and final installment in the three-part film adaptation based on the novel The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien.

The theatrical version of the film grossed over $955 million worldwide.

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The Man from UNCLE Blu-ray November 17th

Posted in Action, Adventure, Atmos, Blu-ray, Comedy, Commentary, Warner on November 18th, 2015 by Dave

The Man from UNCLE Blu-ray

As a fan of Guy Ritchie’s work, The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Blu-ray Disc release on November 17th, 2015 from Warner Home Video was highly anticipated.

This action comedy spy film was co-written by Lionel Wigram and Ritchie, based on the 1964 MGM television series.

The original series was created by Ian Fleming of James Bond fame, along with Norman Felton and Sam Rolfe.

The premise involves enemy CIA and KGB agents working as partners.

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Mr Holmes Blu-ray Disc November 10th, 2015

Posted in Blu-ray, Commentary, Drama, Lionsgate, Mystery on November 13th, 2015 by Dave

Mr Holmes Blu-ray

Sherlock Holmes fans will want to check out Mr. Holmes, a new Blu-ray title released by Lionsgate Home Entertainment on November 10th, 2015 release.

This drama mystery film was based on Mitch Cullin’s 2005 novel A Slight Trick of the Mind, featuring the Sherlock Holmes character.

The film is primarily set in the late forties, with Holmes at the age of 93, as he struggles to remember the details of the final case that led to his retirement.

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Terminator Genisys Blu-ray 3D November 10th

Posted in 3D, Action, Adventure, Atmos, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Commentary, Paramount, Sci-Fi, Science Fiction, Thriller on November 11th, 2015 by Dave

Terminator Genisys 3D Blu-ray 3D

Terminator Genisys 3D is the latest key Blu-ray 3D title released by Paramount Home Entertainment on November 10th, 2015.

This science fiction action film was written by Laeta Kalogridis and Patrick Lussier and is the fifth Terminator movie.

The film sees Arnold Schwarzenegger reprising his role as the iconic character.

The film’s plot follows soldier Kyle Reese, a main character from the first film, in the war against the Skynet artificial intelligence.

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Vacation Blu-ray Disc on November 3rd, 2015

Posted in Adventure, Blu-ray, Comedy, Commentary, New Line, Warner on November 4th, 2015 by Dave

Vacation Blu-ray

National Lampoon fans will want to check out the New Line release for Vacation – on Blu-ray Disc November 3rd, 2015.

This comedy was written and directed by Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley.

It is the fifth theatrical installment of the National Lampoon’s Vacation film series.

The story picks up with Clark Griswold’s son Rusty, who decides to follow in Clark’s footsteps and take the family to Walley World for an epic road trip.

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Max Blu-ray Disc on October 27th, 2015

Posted in Adventure, Blu-ray, Commentary, Family, Warner on October 31st, 2015 by Dave

Max Blu-ray

If you are looking for a family adventure movie, you might want to check out the Warner Home Video title Max, which saw Blu-ray Disc release October 27th, 2015.

The movie was co-written by Boaz Yakin and Sheldon Lettich and was released in the cinema by Warner and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in June this year.

The story follows a Military Working Dog whose handler was killed in Afghanistan, and returned to the USA suffering from canine PTSD.

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Pixels Blu-ray 3D October 27th, 2015

Posted in 3D, Action, Atmos, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, Comedy, Commentary, Sci-Fi, Science Fiction, Sony on October 30th, 2015 by Dave

Pixels Blu-ray 3D

Pixels in 3D is the top new Blu-ray title released this week by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment on October 27th, 2015.

This science fiction action-comedy was written by Tim Herlihy and Timothy Dowling, based on Patrick Jean’s 2010 short film of the same name.

The concept is that extraterrestrials have misinterpreted video-feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, and invade Earth using technology inspired by the games like PAC-MAN, Centipede and Galaga.

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The Gallows Blu-ray Disc October 13th, 2015

Posted in Atmos, Blu-ray, Commentary, Horror, New Line, Warner on October 29th, 2015 by Dave

The Gallows Blu-ray

Warner Home Video is getting into the Halloween theme this month with the Blu-ray release for The Gallows – on Blu-ray Disc October 13th, 2015.

This found footage horror film was written by Travis Cluff and Chris Lofing.

The story follows a high school stage production twenty years after a tragic ‘live on stage’ death of a student.

While it was met with negative reviews, the film was a big commercial success, taking in $38.2 million against a $100,000 budget.

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