Reel Reviews

Furious 7 - Blu-ray Review

Furious 7 - Movie ReviewBecause we don’t give up on family. Spanning Tokyo, the Dominican Republic, Azerbaijan, Abu Dhabi and LA, the gas tank of Furious 7 should already be sputtering on empty. The fact that the series – and specifically this movie - is fresher and more energetic than it has any ...

Read more: Furious 7 - Blu-ray Review

Zone Troopers (1985) - Blu-ray Review

Zone Troopers - Blu-ray ReviewOpening with the familiar notes of Glen Miller’s “In the Mood”, Zone Troopers is a fresh take on the clichéd WW2 war movie with its combination of American soldiers, Nazis, and aliens. Charles Brand (Puppet Master) strikes again, right? Seriously. Once you climb inside this supersonic ship  ...

Read more: Zone Troopers (1985) - Blu-ray Review

Cherry 2000 (1987) - Blu-ray Review

Cherry 2000 - Blu-ray ReviewGo ahead. Revoke my membership to the cool kids table at the lunchroom. I guess I simply don’t care to hear anymore from anyone about how goddamn awful Cherry 2000 is. It’s not. Not in the least. I originally saw this during a summer film fest when I was younger.  ...

Read more: Cherry 2000 (1987) - Blu-ray Review

Marvel's Agent Carter: The Complete First Season (Amazon Exclusive) - Blu-ray Review

Marvel's Agent Carter: The Complete First Season - Blu-ray ReviewIf people are STILL complaining about the lack of quality female-centered stories and NOT watching Marvel’s Agent Carter then something is seriously wrong with them. Marvel Studios has answered the call with this smartly-written eight-part series that turns an interesting   ...

Read more: Marvel's Agent Carter: The Complete First Season (Amazon Exclusive) - Blu-ray Review

Friday Foster (1975) - Blu-ray Review

Friday Foster - Blu-ray Review

Pam Grier. Yaphet Kotto. Carl Weathers. Scatman Crothers. Eartha Kitt. All directed by Arthur "Detroit 9000" Marks. Need I say anything more about this film’s potential for mass appeal? And yet most people do not know about the savvy adventure of Miss Friday Foster as ...

Read more: Friday Foster (1975) - Blu-ray Review

Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th (2013) - Blu-ray Review

Crystal Lake Memories - Blu-ray ReviewChronicling Friday the 13th’s tenure in popular culture, Crystal Lake Memories is an entertaining documentary that is as eye opening as it is extensive.  There really should be no questions left to ask as it comes its conclusion after 400 minutes of Jason-themed analysis ...

Read more: Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th (2013) - Blu-ray Review

Mad Max: Fury Road - Blu-ray Review

Mad Max: Fury Road - Movie ReviewNow, THIS is how you restart a stalled franchise. Violent, gritty, and powerful, Mad Max: Fury Road is one hell of an over-the-top thrill ride. Imagine the western attitude of Red Dead Revolver mashing with the vehicular carnage in Grand Theft Auto and Fury Road is the  ...

Read more: Mad Max: Fury Road - Blu-ray Review

The Thing with Two Heads (1972) - Blu-ray Review

The Thing With Two Heads - Blu-ray ReviewWhile it features an extended car chase via dirt bike and subsequent police car pileup to rival the one found in The Blues Brothers, Lee Frost’s The Thing with Two Heads is a serious head-scratcher of a Blaxploitation flick. Interestingly enough, visual effects artist   ...

Read more: The Thing with Two Heads (1972) - Blu-ray Review

Big Game - Blu-ray Review

Big Game Movie ReviwSamuel L. Jackson is the President of the United States. Imagine how cool that would be. The actor who can speak-shout “motherfucker” like no one else on this planet as the Commander in Chief of this great nation. That alone is worth the price of admission to see  ...

Read more: Big Game - Blu-ray Review

What We Do in the Shadows (2015) - Blu-ray Review

What we do in the shadows - Blu-ray ReviewBloody brilliant! Unfolding in a style not unlike a typical primetime reality show, What We Do in the Shadows treats the day-to-day struggles of blood-lusting vampires in a very amusing way. It is a mockumentary in the satirical style of Christopher Guest (This is Spinal Tap,...

Read more: What We Do in the Shadows (2015) - Blu-ray Review

Hammer (1972) - Blu-ray Review

Hammer - Blu-ray ReviewPlease Hammer, don’t hurt ‘em! Former NFL player, Fred “The Hammer” Williamson, stars as a low-ranked boxer who takes on the mob in this Blaxploitation flick from the early 1970s. With little suspense and some shoddy action scenes, Hammer manages to earn some ...

Read more: Hammer (1972) - Blu-ray Review

Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell (2015) - Blu-ray Review

Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell - Blu-ray ReviewOccurring in an alternative world in which magic was once fact in British history, this seven-part mini-series from the BBC recounts the story of how real magic made its glorious return into the world thanks to two competitive magicians in the early 1800s. Stylish and slick and operating ...

Read more: Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell (2015) - Blu-ray Review

House of 1000 Dolls (1967) - Blu-ray Review

House of 100 Dolls - Blu-ray ReviewRescued from the vaults of obscurity by Kino Lorber Studio Classics, famed B-movie producer Harry Alan Towers’ House of 1000 Dolls has reopened.  While the title sounds promising, House of 1000 Dolls, directed by Jeremy Summers, is a place you might visit but definitely  ...

Read more: House of 1000 Dolls (1967) - Blu-ray Review

Cub (2015) - Blu-ray Review

Cub (2015) - Blu-ray ReviewFuck the great outdoors, man. I’m staying inside forever.  Cub, the debut feature of Flemish filmmaker Jonas Govaerts, is as violent and as desperate as an overnight Cub Scout camping trip should NEVER get. Throw out any preconceptions you might have about boy scouts ...

Read more: Cub (2015) - Blu-ray Review

Unfriended - Blu-ray Review

Unfriended - Movie ReviewIt has been 16 years since The Blair Witch Project caught audiences off-guard with its creative use of previously recorded material in order to tell a story. The narrative style stuck, much to chagrin of critics and a few of my friends, and continues to be applied to various   ...

Read more: Unfriended - Blu-ray Review

Subcategories

Movie Reviews

Our Tweets

 

You are here: Home Movie Reviews On DVD/Blu-ray
Follow us on Twitter
Like us on Facebook
Google+
Reel Reviews - Youtube Channel
Find us on Rotten Tomatoes