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Lord of the Rings, The: Motion Picture Trilogy   The Lord of The Rings: Fellowship of The Ring 4K Ultra HD Review
(Allison Skornick-Rose)  11/30/2020 10:16 PM EDT
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was born on January 3, 1892, and was able to read by the age of 4.  He was orphaned by twelve and was placed under the guardianship of Father Francis Xavier Morgan, as per his mother's wishes.  By sixteen he and his brother, Hilary, were living in a boarding house and attending King Edwards School.  He was k... Read More

Coming to America Steelbook   Coming To America 4K Ultra HD Review
(Allison Skornick-Rose)  11/30/2020 9:51 AM EDT
Edward Regan Murphy was born in 1961 and by the age of fifteen, he knew what he wanted to be in life – an entertainer.   From 1980 – 1984, Murphy became a regular member of the Saturday Night Live cast and in 1982 starred with Nick Nolte (The Prince of Tides) in his first feature film, 48 Hours.   The following year, Murphy wo... Read More

Resident Evil The Complete Series   Resident Evil 4K Ultra HD Review
(Allison Skornick-Rose)  11/24/2020 2:08 PM EDT
The year was 1996 and video games had become a staple in many households.  At that time, one of the more popular consoles on the market was (and still is) PlayStation.  Capcom, a video game development company, decided to make a survival horror game where uninfected people had to fight against zombies and monsters after the pharmaceutical... Read More

The Croods: A New Age   The Croods: A New Age Theatrical Review
(Allison Skornick-Rose)  11/23/2020 12:17 PM EDT
DreamWorks Animation began in 1994 as a subdivision of Amblimation but ten years later it became its own company.  Over the last 25 years, DreamWorks has released thirty-eight animated feature films.  Beginning with The Prince of Egypt, the company has had success with several movie franchises including Shrek, Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda, a... Read More

Sound of Metal   Sound of Metal Theatrical Review
(Allison Skornick-Rose)  11/20/2020 9:47 AM EDT
The saying goes…be careful what you wish for, you may just get it.  To put it another way, if you get what you think you wish for you may be disappointed with the results.  Sometimes, it's better to just be satisfied with and grateful for what you have already instead of trying to "fix" things.   This lesson plays ou... Read More

The Last Vermeer   The Last Vermeer Streaming Review
(Allison Skornick-Rose)  11/19/2020 10:24 AM EDT
Johannes Vermeer was a Dutch artist who lived in the middle of the 1600s.  While alive, he gained a certain level of regional success but, due to his expensive paint supplies and having a family of eleven children, he died in 1675 leaving his family with a mountain of debt.Henricus Antonius "Han" Van Meegeren was born almost three ce... Read More

The Last Vermeer   The Last Vermeer Streaming Review
(Alyn Darnay)  11/18/2020 10:11 AM EDT
Just when you think every interesting story about WWII has been told and retold, along comes another, and this one as compelling as any that came before. "The Last Vermeer", is a tale of mystery, of Art Fraud, and the weeding out of Nazi collaboration at the end of the war. It's also a gripping courtroom drama with twist after twist and a... Read More

The New Mutants   The New Mutants 4K Ultra HD Review
(Allison Skornick-Rose)  11/17/2020 2:14 PM EDT
In 1939 publisher Martin Goodman created Timely Publications, and twenty-two years later, thanks mainly to Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko, and the legendary, Stan Lee, Marvel Comics was born.  Two years after the first X-Men comic was published.  Based on a group of "mutants" with supernatural powers, the X-Men were feared by humans ev... Read More

LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special   LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special Streaming Review
(Allison Skornick-Rose)  11/17/2020 12:26 AM EDT
Star Wars is so much more than just a series of films produced over four decades.  It is a multi-million-dollar franchise and a culture all its own.  It has nine core movies, numerous spin-off films, cartoons, toys, books, television series, videogames, dolls and so much more.  Lego toys are almost three decades older than the Star W... Read More

Westworld: Season 3: The New World   Westworld 4K Ultra HD Review
(Nathan M Rose)  11/16/2020 5:00 PM EDT
In 1973 a young Michael Crichton (way before Jurassic Park was ever written) made his directorial debut. The film called, Westworld, starred Yul Brynner (The Ten Commandments) and detailed what happened when robots in a futuristic adult theme park go crazy. Westworld had mediocre success, but in October 2016, the property was picked up by Jonathan ... Read More

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