Brit Hackers Steal Gangster’s Identity in Fact-Based Mob Saga

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Plastic DVD Review by Kam Williams Brit Hackers Steal Gangster’s Identity in Fact-Based Mob Saga   Sometimes, a film unfolds so fast and furiously that it’s hard to keep score. Such is the case with Plastic, a high-octane, high body count affair following the antics of a stolen credit card ring run by a brilliant […]

"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 […]

Seth MacFarlane’s Mean-Spirited Comedy Makes Its Way to DVD

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A Million Ways to Die in the West DVD Review by Kam Williams Seth MacFarlane’s Mean-Spirited Comedy Makes Its Way to DVD     It seems like Seth MacFarlane must have been inspired by Blazing Saddles (1974) to make a more outrageous spoof of the Western genre. For instance, where the Mel Brooks classic featured […]

Tom Cruise Time-Travel Sci-Fi Released on DVD

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Edge of Tomorrow DVD Review by Kam Williams Tom Cruise Time-Travel Sci-Fi Released on DVD   William Cage (Tom Cruise) is lucky to have risen to the rank of Major in the U.S. Army without ever seeing any combat, since he can’t stand the sight of blood, not even a paper cut. So, you can […]

N.J. Pine Barrens Provide Perfect Setting for High Body-Count Horror Flick

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Jersey Shore Massacre DVD Review by Kam Williams   N.J. Pine Barrens Provide Perfect Setting for High Body-Count Horror Flick    When Teresa (Danielle Dallacco) and her girlfriends arrive at their rental house on the Jersey Shore, they’re shocked to learn that their sleazy stoner landlord (Ron Jeremy) already let someone else have the place for the weekend.  Luckily, […]

Flint and Friends Back for Eco-Friendly Animated Adventure

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  Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 DVD Review by Kam Williams   When we first met Flint Lockwood (Bill Hader), he lost control of a contraption which turned water into food and triggered a foodalanche which wreaked havoc all across Swallow Falls before being turned off. At the point of departure of this worthy sequel, […]

Bittersweet Biopic Recounts Infamous New Year’s Day Slaying

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  Fruitvale Station DVD Review by Kam Williams   Oscar Grant (Michael B. Jordan) and his girlfriend, Sophina (Melonie Diaz), were returning to Oakland in the wee hours of the morning after attending a New Year’s Eve 2009 celebration when their crowded train was stopped by police in response to a report of a disturbance. Oscar was among a number of […]