Who’s Afraid of the Racialized Other? THE BELIEVERS on Blu
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Who’s Afraid of the Racialized Other? THE BELIEVERS on Blu

Moving to New York, the big city, from the Midwest can be so scary, even for Martin Sheen. You are simply looking to move on…

WHIPLASH, STARRY EYES, and the Transformative Burden of Dreams
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WHIPLASH, STARRY EYES, and the Transformative Burden of Dreams

***Caution — Spoilers For Both Whiplash & Starry Eyes Contained Within*** “I want to be one of the greats.” Stylistically dissimilar in nearly every way,…

New On Blu: BROTHERHOOD OF DEATH (1976) – Violence Erupts When The System Fails
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New On Blu: BROTHERHOOD OF DEATH (1976) – Violence Erupts When The System Fails

Brotherhood Of Death was released on Blu-Ray by Code Red DVD in October. Allow me to begin by quoting the tagline on the back of…

How CHRISTMAS EVIL Taught Me to Love Bad Movies
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How CHRISTMAS EVIL Taught Me to Love Bad Movies

Before Christmas Evil I was really only aware of two kinds of bad films: those that are bad because they are just plain terrible, and…

New On Blu: BRAZILIAN WESTERN Almost Shoots Its Way To Greatness
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New On Blu: BRAZILIAN WESTERN Almost Shoots Its Way To Greatness

Joao, a young black farmer has just finished his time in prison after executing an officer in revenge for his father’s death. He heads for…

I’M OBSESSED WITH YOU (BUT YOU’VE GOT TO LEAVE ME ALONE): A Vivid Portrait Of America’s Youth Talking To Themselves
Theatrical Review

I’M OBSESSED WITH YOU (BUT YOU’VE GOT TO LEAVE ME ALONE): A Vivid Portrait Of America’s Youth Talking To Themselves

There are two things I’m sure of in this world. One of them is none of your business, but the other is that there’s no…

COBRA Club – New Blu-ray Releases for Nov 25, 2014
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COBRA Club – New Blu-ray Releases for Nov 25, 2014

  This is a short week; with Black Friday looming few titles are getting released. Still, there are a few highlights. Best bets this week…

THE NEWSROOM Season 3, Episode 3: “Main Justice”
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THE NEWSROOM Season 3, Episode 3: “Main Justice”

Howard Hawks, besides being one of the greatest filmmakers in Hollywood history, has the following famous quote when describing the definition of a good movie:…

New On Blu: Norwegian Adventure RAGNAROK is Spielberg-Lite Family Fun
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New On Blu: Norwegian Adventure RAGNAROK is Spielberg-Lite Family Fun

Ragnarok released on Blu-ray on November 18 from Magnet Releasing. Gåten Ragnarok is a combination of creature feature and family adventure which comes to us…

Cinepunx Episode 19: Little Baby(s) in SPAAACCCCCE
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Cinepunx Episode 19: Little Baby(s) in SPAAACCCCCE

GREETINGS ALL AND WELCOME TO EPISODE 19 OF THE ENIGMATIC CINEPUNX!! FIRST OFF WE WANT TO THANK OUR SEMI-SPONSOR FEDERAL DONUTS!! Basically, we love Federal…