Posts tagged “Bluray

BLU-RAY REVIEW: PHANTASM: RAVAGER (2016)

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2d-bd-phantasmravagerThe final film for the Tall Man, actor Angus Scrimm, and what seems to be the final entry in the series of films known for their shiny, metallic balls of death flying around bidding the desires of the harvesters of the dead, is upon horror fans. The fifth entry in the PHANTASM films, PHANTASM: RAVAGER (2016), brings fans back all the (more…)


BLU-RAY REVIEW: IP MAN 3 (2015)

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IPM3IP MAN 3 continues the ongoing story of Chinese martial artist and Wing Chun master teacher Ip Man (or Yip Man),  most famous for teaching martial arts to the legendary martial artist and actor Bruce Lee. The 3rd film in the trilogy, starring Donnie Yen reprising his role as Ip Man, once again (more…)


BLU-RAY REVIEW: PHANTASM: REMASTERED (1979)

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2d-bd-phantasmIn my mind, when I first popped in director Don Coscarelli’s horror film PHANTASM,  there were three very distinct yet vastly different aspects of this film that truly stuck out to me. The film, now having attained a (more…)


BLU-RAY REVIEW: AXE/KIDNAPPED COED/BLOODY BROTHERS

FF1SEVERIN FILMS, definitely my favorite distributor for cool/obscure cult horror films and notorious for loading up on extra features (including co-owner David Gregory’s directed top-notch documentary productions) just released an incredible double…well, actually make that a triple-feature blu-ray of director Frederick R. Friedel’s (more…)


BLU-RAY REVIEW: FORBIDDEN ZONE (1980)

MVD7274BRFORBIDDEN ZONE is the definition of a cult classic, inside and out, as it was about as underground a film as one can get, with its cast and those involved with the project. The truly sad thing about this film which was made in 1980 is that I had never (more…)


BLU-RAY REVIEW: A BUCKET OF BLOOD (1959)

Bucket of BloodNot really being a big fan of my horror mixed with comedy (or comedy really in general), the black comedy horror film A BUCKET OF BLOOD is a film that really is an exception to the norm for me. The story of a dimwitted busboy, Walter Paisley (Dick Miller, GREMLINS ), who after hearing a poet speak during a spoken word at the beatnik cafe he works at decides to go home and sculpt his own masterpiece. While attempting to (more…)


BLU-RAY REVIEW: THE BAT (1959)

THE BAT coverCrane Wilbur’s 1959 THE BAT is well-crafted, intriguing, mystery-thriller about a large country estate, The Oaks, that gets rented out to a popular mystery author, Cornelia Van Gorder (Agnes Moorehead, POLLYANNA) whom gets terrorized by (more…)


BLU-RAY REVIEW: POLICE STORY: LOCKDOWN (2013)

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To be honest, it really has been years since I have gotten around to watching another Jackie Chan flick and many years since I have watched one of the films in the POLICE STORY series. I believe that the last film I have seen from this pretty popular series was (more…)