Film and Television Reviews

Here at FlickDirect, our goal is to provide up-to-date reviews on theatrical, home entertainment, and television series. Check out the scoop on upcoming films or programming, and even our take on the classics.

Dog Days Theatrical Review
Dog Days   Dog Days Theatrical Review
(Terry Zembowsky)  08/07/2018 4:47 PM EDT
Every once in a while, there is a movie that just hits home with every target audience. This summer it is Dogs Days, starring Nina Dobrev (The Vampire Diaries), Vanessa Hudgens (High School Musical), Adam Pally (The Mindy Project), Eva Longoria (Desperate Housewives), Finn Wolfhard (Stranger Things), and Jon Bass (Baywatch).With no o... Read More

The Death of Superman Blu-ray Review
The Death of Superman   The Death of Superman Blu-ray Review
(Allison Hazlett-Rose)  08/06/2018 3:46 PM EDT
In 1992, DC Comics decided to create a crossover story that saw the Justice League battle Doomsday.  However, unlike most of the DC comics, this story didn't end so well for our superhero friends and, shockingly, ended with Superman's demise.  While some of the media felt it was nothing more than a publicity stunt, it created a th... Read More

Riverdale DVD Review
Riverdale: The Complete Second Season   Riverdale DVD Review
(Allison Hazlett-Rose)  08/06/2018 11:03 AM EDT
Riverdale Season One began with a murder and ended with a gunshot so it seems no surprise that Season Two was ripe with violence and one dead body piling up after another.  At twenty-two episodes long it offered everything a good nighttime soap opera should have - murders, mysteries, people getting beat up, corruption, wealthy individuals pull... Read More

Dark Crimes Blu-ray Review
Dark Crimes   Dark Crimes Blu-ray Review
(Allison Hazlett-Rose)  07/30/2018 9:48 PM EDT
When one here's the name Jim Carrey (Ace Ventura: Pet Detective) the first thing that pops into one's mind is generally slapstick, physical comedies and immature, unintelligent characters.  It was a gamble then for him to take on a depraved and serious film such as Dark Crimes.  The story, as the title would suggest, is dark and some woul... Read More

Overboard Blu-ray Review
Overboard   Overboard Blu-ray Review
(Allison Hazlett-Rose)  07/30/2018 9:18 PM EDT
If you are in your forties or older you undoubtedly remember Goldie Hawn () as the cruel, spoiled heiress who gets amnesia and ends up thinking she is married to Dean (Kurt Russell; The Hateful Eight) and that they have 3 sons.  She cooks and cleans for them and builds a life until one day her memory is triggered and she remembers she is wealt... Read More

The Equalizer 4K Ultra HD Review
The Equalizer   The Equalizer 4K Ultra HD Review
(Allison Hazlett-Rose)  07/26/2018 10:27 AM EDT
The Equalizer began as a television series on CBS back in the late 1980's and starred Edward Woodward (The Wicker Man). It ran for four seasons and was nominated for numerous awards before being canceled.  In 2014, Denzel Washington (Training Day) brought the character back to life in a feature film that garnered a following among fans and som... Read More

The Quick and the Dead 4K Ultra HD Review
The Quick and the Dead   The Quick and the Dead 4K Ultra HD Review
(Allison Hazlett-Rose)  07/25/2018 11:21 AM EDT
If you search for The Quick and the Dead on the popular pseudo encyclopedia website Wikipedia you will come up with four unique and different entries that span about 60 years.  The first on the list is a Nazi-occupied Europe war film, the second a documentary about racing,  The third a television movie and the last is 1995's Sam Raimi (Sp... Read More

Beyond Re-Animator Blu-ray Review
Beyond Re-Animator   Beyond Re-Animator Blu-ray Review
(Leonard Buccellato)  07/24/2018 8:20 PM EDT
Vestron/Lionsgate releases the second summer film in the Collector's series on July 24th, with everyone's favorite mad scientist, the inimitable Dr. Herbert West (Jeffrey Combs ; The Frighteners) in the final installment of the series, Beyond Re-Animator.After causing the Miskatonic University Massacre, Dr. Herbert West has been serving a prison se... Read More

Dagon Blu-ray Review
Dagon   Dagon Blu-ray Review
(Leonard Buccellato)  07/24/2018 4:58 PM EDT
"We shall dive down through black abysses...and in that lair of the Deep Ones we shall dwell amidst wonder and glory forever" - H.P. LovecraftBased on a short story by H.P Lovecraft, the undisputed master of macabre, Dagon follows Paul and his girlfriend, Barbara, as they celebrate the success of their new company on a yacht off the coast... Read More

Isle of Dogs Blu-ray Review
Isle of Dogs   Isle of Dogs Blu-ray Review
(Allison Hazlett-Rose)  07/17/2018 1:26 PM EDT
Man's best friend.  They are faithful and true and generally loving.  But what happens when man turns against them? Wes Anderson's (Fantastic Mr. Fox) stop-motion animation film Isle of Dogs offers a heartbreaking tale (or tail as the case may be) that makes you look at dogs in a way that you may have seen them seen them before but that i... Read More

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