Raunchy Selena Gomez Teensploit Arrives on DVD

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Behaving Badly DVD Review by Kam Williams Raunchy Selena Gomez Teensploit Arrives on DVD   Rick Stevens (Nat Wolff) is a socially-awkward virgin experiencing pangs of sexual awakenings. That explains why he is trying to summon up the courage to make a play for Nina Pennington (Selena Gomez), the cute, high school classmate he’s had […]

Revisionist History Chronicles Frenchman’s Secret Role in Toppling Apartheid

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    Plot for Peace Film Review by Kam Williams Revisionist History Chronicles Frenchman’s Secret Role in Toppling Apartheid     In 2009, I reviewed a movie called Endgame, a political potboiler which divulged, for the first time, the pivotal role a British professor named Will Esterhuyse played in the end of Apartheid. I remember […]

Top Ten DVD List for October 28, 2014

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This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams   Top Ten DVD List for October 28, 2014   Begin Again http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00M7D81FO/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   How We Got to Now http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00LLQ2A2S/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Wish I Was Here http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00MJDV0LY/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Accused: Series One & Two http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00KOW4AQE/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Vera: Set Four http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00LH98QR2/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   The Mystery of Happiness http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00LVZK5H6/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Death Comes to […]

Misanthrope Rises to Role Model in Bittersweet Character Portrait

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St. Vincent Film Review by Kam Williams Misanthrope Rises to Role Model in Bittersweet Character Portrait Almost nothing is right in Vincent MacKenna’s (Bill Murray) life. The aging, Vietnam War vet is still suffering from PTSD. Plus, he’s fighting a losing battle against with booze, cigarettes and gambling, which has left him deeply indebted to […]

Siblings Fall for Same Lass in Incestuous Romance Drama

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  Private Peaceful Film Review by Kam Williams Siblings Fall for Same Lass in Incestuous Romance Drama     Tommo (George MacKay) and Charlie Peaceful (Jack O’Connell) had a healthy sibling rivalry while growing up in Devon at the dawn of the 20th Century. The brothers were raised on a sprawling country estate owned by […]

For movies opening October 24, 2014

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OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams For movies opening October 24, 2014     BIG BUDGET FILMS   Ouija (PG-13 for disturbing violence, frightening images and mature themes) Horror flick about a tight-knit group of teens who unwittingly awaken a dormant dark force when they […]

"E.T." Inspired Adventure Arrives on DVD

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Earth to Echo DVD Review by Kam Williams “E.T.” Inspired Adventure Arrives on DVD   Most people know E.T. revolves around several kids who befriend an alien stranded on Earth and eager to return home before ill-intentioned adults can do him any harm. That coming-of-age classic landed four Academy Awards back in 1983, and was […]

Zach Braff DVD Features Delightful, Dysfunctional Family Dramedy

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Wish I Was Here DVD Review by Kam Williams Zach Braff DVD Features Delightful, Dysfunctional Family Dramedy     As an actor, Zach Braff is most closely associated with the character J.D. from Scrubs, the Emmy-winning sitcom which enjoyed a nine-year run on network television from 2001 to 2010. As a director, he’s best known […]