Blu-Ray Review: “Animal” Takes Inspired Bite Into Horror Realm

As far as creatures running in the wilderness and eating humans go,  "Animal," a new Blu-ray and DVD release from Shout! Factory, is an above average horror flick filled with refreshing surprises. Drew Barrymore and her Flower Films production company, along with Chiller Films, are among the developers of Animal, which though low-budget, is blessed with … Continue reading Blu-Ray Review: “Animal” Takes Inspired Bite Into Horror Realm

Blu-Ray Review: “Supernova” (James Spader, Angela Bassett)

  Unless your tastes reside in a contrarian based universe, you'll never confuse Supernova with such sci-fi staples as 2001: A Space Odyssey or Blade Runner. Its backstory, however, reaches nearly epic proportions as the aforementioned films, mainly thanks to the involvement of directors Walter Hill (Wild Bill) and Francis Ford Coppola (Apocalypse Now) Shout! Factory takes forgotten (and often underrated) movies … Continue reading Blu-Ray Review: “Supernova” (James Spader, Angela Bassett)

‘Leviathan’ Blu-Ray Explores Stan Winston’s Creature Feature Passions

Released in 1989, the horror thriller Leviathan (98 minutes, R), centers on a mining crew (led by Robocop's Peter Weller) who discover an abandoned Russian vessel amidst the ocean's dark waters. Their discovery leads to tragic consequences, as one by one the crew members (which includes Richard Crenna, Hector Elizondo, Ernie Hudson, Daniel Stern, Amanda … Continue reading ‘Leviathan’ Blu-Ray Explores Stan Winston’s Creature Feature Passions