Fiddler on the Roof: PLEASE Don’t Remake It

Fiddler on the Roof is a classic movie musical and one of the best musicals of all time, which should be reason enough to not remake it. I don’t lie in that I am very picky when it comes to watching musicals, be it on stage or the big screen.  But when it comes to classic movies, they ought to be left untouched.  In this case of Fiddler, what more needs to be said?  Listen,…

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King Creole: Paramount Presents A Blu-ray

Thanks to the new Paramount Presents line of films being remastered on Blu-ray, 1958 classic King Creole comes to Blu-ray for the first time. It isn’t only that the film is presented here on Blu-ray for the first time but it’s been remastered from a 4K film transfer.  With a vast library of titles to choose from, the Michael Curtiz film was among the first three to get issued–joining both To Catch a Thief and…

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The Way Back Is Now Available on Blu-ray, DVD

The Way Back, featuring an Oscar-worthy performance from Ben Affleck, is now available for audiences to bring home on Blu-ray and DVD. Affleck, already an Oscar winner for co-writing Good Will Hunting and producing Argo, is the current front runner for Best Actor with a masterclass performance as an alcoholic basketball coach.  Depending on how the rest of the year plays out, it’s honestly hard to see this changing. Gavin O’Connor has done it again. …

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Sonic The Hedgehog Now Available On Blu-ray, DVD

Following a brief theatrical run, Sonic The Hedgehog, otherwise known as The Blue Blur, is available for fans to bring home on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital. After a lengthy delay to fix Sonic’s look, a lengthy theatrical run wasn’t meant to be.  The film ended up getting an early digital release at the end of March to make up for the brief run.  We certainly don’t know what will happen with theaters this year or…

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Days of Thunder Gets Remastered In 4K Ultra HD

Days of Thunder, which is now available digitally in 4K Ultra HD, is the first of three films to star Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman. Cruise stars as race car driver Cole Trickle, who is the burning need to win.  Businessman Tim Daland (Randy Quaid) discovers him and teams him up with legendary crew chief/car builder Harry Hogge (Robert Duvall).  The goal is to race for the Winston Cup at the Daytona 500.  After a…

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Birds of Prey now on Blu-ray, DVD

Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) is now available for fans to buy or rent on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital. Given that Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn was the best thing in DC’s Suicide Squad, it was only natural that the character would be given a spin-off.  Jared Leto doesn’t come back to reprise his role from the film’s predecessor.  In fact, there character is only alluded to…

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Movies: Will Audiences Return Without A Vaccine?

While some states are starting to reopen businesses, the question remains whether people will be going back to the movies when theaters reopen. All eyes are on July 17th as Christopher Nolan’s Tenet is still scheduled to open.  While Warner Bros. hasn’t moved the film, the best bet is they will.  A decision needs to be made and soon.  Without a vaccine, movie theaters won’t be running at a capacity studios need to make their…

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Taika Waititi to direct new Star Wars film

It was just announced this morning that Oscar winner Taika Waititi will be directing and co-writing a new Star Wars film to be released in theaters. The news happens to come on May 4th, also known as Star Wars Day.  With production shut down across the board in the industry, it’ll be some time before either film or television series gets released.  There’s been no word of late about Rian Johnson’s planned Star Wars trilogy.…

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Universal Pictures vs. AMC Theatres

Universal Pictures and AMC Theatres are in somewhat of a stand-off following recent comments made as a result of the Trolls: World Tour release. If you recall, Universal decided to release Trolls: World Tour as a Premium Video on Demand title.  Not surprisingly, the theaters were upset at the decision because the film had been advertised for months as a theatrical release.  At the same time, families were essentially stuck at home while theaters were…

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Ride Like a Girl: Now Available on DVD

The AACTA-nominated biopic, Ride Like a Girl, directed by Rachel Griffiths is now available for viewers to bring home on DVD, VOD, and Digital. The film marks the feature directorial debut of Brothers & Sisters actress Rachel Griffiths.  Griffiths directs from a script written by Andrew Knight and Elise McCredie.  Teresa Palmer and Sam Neill lead the cast. Ride Like a Girl tells the true story of Michelle Payne (Teresa Palmer), the first woman to…

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