DVD Reviews
The 5th Wave - featured

The 5th Wave

As young adult science fiction goes, "The 5th Wave" isn't bad. But we've seen too many iterations of "ordinary girl saves world" for this to engage us.
Son of Saul - featured

Son of Saul

A deserved Oscar winner for Best Foreign Language Film, “Son of Saul” takes a very innovative approach in telling a familiar and heartbreaking tale.


The Revenant

It’s a grim existential journey worth the investment of 2½ hours of your time.
Blu-ray and DVD - featured

How long will DVD and Blu-ray survive?

With streaming movies now dominating home video, it's fair to ask the question: How long will Blu-rays and DVDs survive?

Star Wars The Force Awakens blu ray extras

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Blu-ray Extras: A Deeper Look

The biggest movie of the year super-sizes its Blu-ray extras.
Star Wars The Force Awakens - featured

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The seventh installment of the space saga has all the thrills to soothe fans' hearts. But it could have stood to be more ambitious.


The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 2

Big-budget screen adaptations should raise the stakes the further they go on. But "The Hunger Games" limps to a needlessly drawn-out finale.
Harvest Lake - Featured

Harvest Lake

A fresh, surreal take on the sexually charged cabin-in-the-woods genre.