Archive for May 15th, 2018

Television News: “Orange is the New Black Season 5” Arrives on Blu-ray™ and DVD on June 12th

By Liz Lopez Source: Lionsgate A new state of chaos decends upon Litchfield Penitentiary in the Rotten Tomatoes Certified Fresh™ “Orange Is the New Black”: Season Five, arriving on Blu-ray (plus Digital), DVD, and Digital June 12 from Lionsgate. From Emmy® Award-winner Jenji Kohan, the “Orange Is the New Black” fifth season “manages to feel […]

Film News: BLACK PANTHER Is Now Available on 4K Ultra HD™, Blu-ray™, DVD and On-Demand

By Liz Lopez Source: Marvel Studios, Walt Disney Studios Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther,” the highly celebrated story of T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman), a young African prince who takes on the mantle of King and Super Hero, has thrilled and inspired generations of moviegoers around the globe. Now, fans can bring home the phenomenon, packed with light-hearted fun, […]

SXSW 2018 Review: LEAN ON PETE

By Jan Hamilton This is a tough film that never resorts to sentiment.  Most of the characters are not nice.  Some are inept, dishonest users.  15 year-old Charlie (Charlie Plummer), our lead, is being raised by his easy-going dad Ray (Travis Fimmel), a man who spends most of his time chasing women.  Basically, Charlie must […]

SXSW 2018 Review: EIGHTH GRADE

By Jan Hamilton Usually, comedies about school focus on a group of kids, detailing their triumphs and tragedies.  This very special film follows just one misfit girl, who tries to join a popular group and gain some friends.  Kayla (Elsie Fisher) is very self-confident when she films her series of self-help videos from home.  She […]

SXSW 2018 Review: A VIGILANTE

By Jan Hamilton As the film begins, Sadie (Olivia Wilde) furiously punches a heavy bag.  Focus and determination are evident.  It’s almost as if the punching bag is a person she’d like to obliterate.   The film zips through scenes from her life: from the first time she arrived at a battered women’s group, her slow […]