Reviews

by / on April 18, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in DVD Reviews, Reviews

PANNING THE STREAM: ASS BACKWARDS

As a fan of the cancelled series Happy Endings, I’m always on the lookout for the cast’s latest projects. So when I glimpsed Casey Wilson while panning across the rows of available Netflix films, Ass Backwards became a must-watch priority […]

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by / on April 17, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: THE SHOOTING OF DAN MCGOO

My love for classic animated short subjects came about because they were frequently used to fill slots of kids television programming. So I grew up on the stuff. Popeye, Woody Woodpecker, Casper, Tom & Jerry…they all had their own hour […]

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by / on April 15, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vault Reviews

VAULT REVIEW: STIR CRAZY

I’m not sure how many of you will find time to read this post today, seeing as it’s Tax Day! Given this most sacred of fiscal observances, I like to remind folks that it’s not nice to cheat Uncle Sam. […]

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by / on April 11, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in DVD Reviews, Reviews

PANNING THE STREAM: THE SWEENEY

When looking for intriguing straight-to-streaming fare, I often times find a slew of foreign films. Some perform splendidly in their country of origin, but barely make a ripple here in the U.S.. The Sweeney, while far from a blockbuster hit […]

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by / on April 10, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: THE FINISHING TOUCH

One of the most recognizable comedy teams of all time was, without question, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. Laurel’s character was slender and childlike, while Hardy was pompous and rotund. Each of them appeared in many films before they were […]

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by / on April 10, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Horror Thursday, Reviews

HORROR THURSDAY: DIE

Sorry about the skipped week. Things got a little too hectic with a show I was working on and I just ran out of time. Six strangers wake up in connected cells in a mysterious location. A man in a […]

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by / on April 8, 2014 at 3:00 am / in Reviews, Vault Reviews

VAULT REVIEW: THE HUNT FOR RED OCTOBER

Do not despair my fellow stargazers, I have returned. Last Tuesday’s lack of a vault review was not some sort of elaborate April Fool’s prank. I was abducted and taken into the mountains of North Carolina, not a la the […]

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by / on April 4, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in DVD Reviews, Reviews

PANNING THE STREAM: TAMARA

Reaching back nearly a decade into the rough and tumble waters I uncovered this little gem. So long ago, the flow of entertainment into the stream wasn’t as prolific. In fact, Tamara clung to theaters for nearly three months, but didn’t eke […]

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by / on April 3, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in Reviews, Vintage Vault

VINTAGE VAULT: GAME OF DEATH II

As stated in our last Vintage Vault review, Bruce Lee died before he was able to complete his film, Game of the Death. That, however, didn’t stop Golden Harvest from padding out Lee’s footage with new scenes of a double […]

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by / on March 28, 2014 at 3:00 pm / in DVD Reviews, Reviews

PANNING THE STREAM: PASSION

It took a while to decide which film in my seemingly endless Netflix queue was the best choice for this week. After all, my last few choices have been quite enjoyable, and I wanted the trend to continue. Considering Passion […]

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