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2015 holiday gift guide main

New to View: 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

By Bob Bloom If you’re a film buff, you have no reason to pout or cry this holiday season as a bevy of Blu-rays and DVDs are available to satisfy any appetite. Here are several releases for adults and youngsters and those in between that will help you wile away the winter months. The suggested […]
Ricki and the Flash - featured

New to View: Nov. 24

Meryl Streep's rock 'n' roll dramedy, Jesse Eisenberg as an ass-kicking assassin & the Bob Dylan doc "Don't Look Back" lead this week's Blu-ray & DVD releases.


“Mockingjay 2” hits the target dead center

"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 2" lives up to expectations with a weekend box office haul of $101 million.
TheNightBefore - Featured

ReelBob: The Night Before

A crude and vulgar holiday film that will put you off from the Christmas spirit. Sure, it has laughs, but they are cheap and sophomoric.


ReelBob: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 2

The film, which takes itself too seriously, lurches to an anti-climactic conclusion.
Spotlight - inside

ReelBob: Spotlight

A movie that covers the Boston Globe investigation into the sexual abuse of children by priests in the Boston diocese and the years of covering up the crimes.

Spectre Featured

“Spectre” and “Peanuts” easily hold off all contenders

"Spectre" and "The Peanuts Movie" showed strong second weekends as none of the new releases made any serious show of toppling them from the top of the box office list.
The Man from UNCLE - inside

New to View: Nov. 17

Guy Ritchie's "The Man from U.N.C.L.E.," the mountain-climber documentary "Meru" and the import "Jimmy's Hall" lead this week's new Blu-ray and DVD releases.