The Odd Life of Timothy Green Blu-ray Combo Pack Review

Recently released in full bloom, just in-time for the holidays onto Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD, High Definition Digital & On-Demand, The Odd Life of Timothy Green (written and directed by Peter Hedges) is the story of a young couple, Cindy (Jennifer Garner) and Jim (Joel Edgerton), who have tried for years without success to conceive a child. The film opens with them discussing the possibilities of … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday, A Dark Truth

A former CIA operative turned political talk show host, who is hired by a corporate whistle blower to expose her company’s cover-up of a massacre in a South American village. When he arrives, he is plunged into a violent and chaotic situation, with the military cracking down on a group of protesters led by a pair of activists. The ever-increasing depletion of earth’s natural resource of water … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday #SideEffects

A provocative thriller about Emily and Martin (Rooney Mara and Channing Tatum), a successful New York couple whose world unravels when a new drug prescribed by Emily's psychiatrist (Jude Law), intended to treat anxiety -- has unexpected side effects. Director:Steven Soderbergh Cast: Rooney Mara, Jude Law, and Channing Tatum In theaters: February 8, 2013 Interesting trailer. I like … [Read more...]

Award Winning Series Homeland, Season One #Giveaway (2 winners)

You should hear me trying to describe the series Homeland to a friend who hasn't watched it yet. It tends to go something like this - oh my gosh! You are so missing out! Both Gerry (my husband) and I love it. It's one of our all time favorites. You'd hear the words, good, intense, smart, shocking, talented, fantastic, trust me.. start from the beginning if you can, you wont be able to look away. … [Read more...]

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Blu-ray Combo Pack Review

Now you can revisit the magic of one of Steven Spielberg’s most beloved family classics, E.T., on Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack with Digital Copy and UltraViolet. Even though I've seen this film a number of times over the years, the stunning quality of the digitally remastered version, plus the bonus features made this combo pack feel almost new. "When an imaginative boy meets a lost alien, it is … [Read more...]

An Extended First Look & Imagines of Universal Pictures’ Les Misérables

Les Misérables is the motion-picture adaptation of the beloved global stage sensation seen by more than 60 million people in 42 countries and in 21 languages around the globe and still breaking box-office records everywhere in its 27th year. Helmed by The King’s Speech’s Academy Award®-winning director, Tom Hooper, the Working Title/Cameron Mackintosh production stars Hugh Jackman, Oscar® … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday: The Fitzgerald Family Christmas

With The Fitzgerald Family Christmas, Burns returns to the working-class, Irish-American roots of The Brothers McMullen. Reuniting with McMullen co-stars Connie Britton (Friday Night Lights), and Mike McGlone, along with Noah Emmerich (Little Children, Beautiful Girls) and Kerry Bishe (Newlyweds, Red State), Burns seamlessly weaves an ensemble story of adult siblings dealing with the desire of … [Read more...]

Hitchcock Trailer: Making Of ‘Psycho’ Biopic

"Hitchcock" is a love story about one of the most influential filmmakers of the last century, Alfred Hitchcock, and his wife and partner Alma Reville. The film takes place during the making of Hitchcock’s seminal movie Psycho. Check out the first trailer for Hitchcock, about the making of Psycho and all the behind-the-scenes drama that went on. Apparently there was quite a … [Read more...]

People Like Us Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack Giveaway

“People Like Us” is directed/produced by Alex Kurtzman (Cowboys & Aliens, The Proposal, Star Trek, TV’s “Hawaii Five-O”), written by Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci (Transformers, Star Trek, Cowboys & Aliens) and Jody Lambert (her first writing debut) and composed by award-winning composer A.R. Rahman (127 Hours, Slumdog Millionaire). Chris Pine, who plays Sam, is a twenty-something, fast-talking … [Read more...]

Broken City Official Movie Poster & Trailer

In a broken city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart seeks redemption--and revenge--after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure, the mayor. Billy's relentless pursuit of justice, matched only by his streetwise toughness, makes him an unstoppable force--and the mayor's worst nightmare. Director: Allen Hughes Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Russell Crowe, Jeffrey … [Read more...]

Oliver Stone’s Savages on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital & UltraViolet 11/13

Oliver Stone's Savages will be released onto to Blu-ray, DVD, digital copy, UltraViolet and On Demand November 13, 2012. Fans (me!) of the cannabis-related thriller, starring Benicio Del Toro, Taylor Kitsch, Blake Lively, Aaron Johnson, John Travolta, and Salma Hayek will also be getting an unrated edition! Packed with unseen footage and plenty of bonus goodies. From the official press … [Read more...]

Bones Season 7 Featurette & Giveaway

Bones: The Complete Seventh Season out on DVD & Blu-ray on October 9th. Experience People's Choice Awards nominee Bones* in a whole new way with never-before-seen footage not available anywhere else! While she tackles some of her most gruesome homicide cases yet, Dr. Temperance Brennan (Emily Deschanel) also faces the delicate demands of motherhood, and a deepening relationship with FBI … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday #StandUpGuys

A pair of aging con men try to get the old gang back together for one last hurrah before one of the guys takes his last assignment -- to kill his comrade. Director: Fisher Stevens Cast: Al Pacino, Christopher Walken and Alan Arkin In Theaters: January 11, 2013 Now, this looks right up my alley. I'm really looking forward to seeing this movie on the big screen. Three great actors. … [Read more...]

My 2012 Fall Television Line Up

Along with the beautiful changing colors, and crisp weather, fall also brings back a full list of television shows to my DVR. As much as I'd like to say that I really don't watch that much television anymore - it's just not the case. I took a look at my DVR list last night and for the upcoming season it's a pretty good size list. On my fall DVR list in order of priority: Hell on Wheels … [Read more...]

Arbitrage Movie Review

The word on Arbitrage before the screening was that Richard Gere gives an Oscar-worthy performance in it, and that much was true. While the beginning and middle portions of the movie were a little slow, the story soon picks up and draws you in, regardless of its slow start. Robert Miller (Gere) has it all: a loving wife, children and grandchildren, a huge mansion in Manhattan. What we don't … [Read more...]

Snow White and the Huntsman Blu-ray Review

In this spectacular action-adventure, Kristen Stewart (Twilight) is Snow White, the only woman in the land fairer than the evil queen Ravenna (Oscar® winner Charlize Theron). Ravenna wants nothing more than to destroy her young rival, but she doesn’t know that Show White has been training in the art of war with a huntsman (Chris Hemsworth) the queen dispatched to kill her. Together with a handsome … [Read more...]

Nicholas Sparks’ Movie Spotlight: Nights in Rodanthe

Her life in chaos, Adrienne Willis (Diane Lane) retreats to the tiny coastal town of Rodanthe, in the Outer Banks of North Carolina, to look after a friend's small bed and breakfast on the beach. In the tranquility, she is trying to decide whether or not to stay in her loveless marriage and to cope with a daughter who resents her. Her life changes forever when Dr Paul Flanner (Richard Gere), … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday #Deadfall

Siblings Addison and Liza are on the run from a casino heist gone wrong. When a car accident leaves their wheel man and a state trooper dead, they split up and make a run for the Canadian border in the worst of circumstances - a near whiteout blizzard. While Addison heads cross-country, creating mayhem in his wake, Liza is picked up by ex-boxer Jay , en-route for a Thanksgiving homecoming with his … [Read more...]

Celebrating the Work of Tony Scott

This week has brought sad and perplexing news as we heard that Tony Scott, successful British director had apparently taken his own life by jumping off Los Angeles' Vincent Thomas bridge. His 30-plus year career includes film work as a director (Top Gun, Crimson Tide) and producer (The Grey, The A-Team), not to over look his more recent efforts (along side his brother Ridley) as a TV producer (The … [Read more...]

The Odd Life of #TimothyGreen – Online Q&A Chat w/ Jennifer Garner

I recently had the pleasure of joining a select group of bloggers for a live Q&A with actress Jennifer Garner. Due to some technological issues the sound was pretty sketchy through most of the interview. Yet, the one thing that came through loud and clear is that Jennifer Garner is just a genuine, nice person. She's an A list actress who puts her family first! Jennifer more than once … [Read more...]

Sparkle Movie Review

Sparkle is a remake of the 1976 film of the same name, and this Detroit-filmed version is especially notable for its cast. Sparkle is the last film starring Whitney Houston, as the singer passed away after in February 2012. It's also the first film starring American Idol winner Jordin Sparks, so there's a lot of pressure for this film to succeed at the box office. Luckily, the singing in it is … [Read more...]

Save $3 on Son of No One DVD or Blu-ray

A young cop is assigned to a precinct in the working class neighborhood where he grew up, and an old secret threatens to destroy his life and his family. Save $3 on Son of No One DVD or Blu-ray with the above printable coupon! I really enjoyed this movie, and plan to add it to my home collection. It's a good story, played out by a great cast. And for all you Channing Tatum fans, in my … [Read more...]

Hick Upcoming Q&A

A Nebraska teen gets more than she bargained for when she sets out for the bright lights of Las Vegas. Director: Derick Martini Cast: Chloe Moretz, Blake Lively, Eddie Redmayne, Alec Baldwin, Juliette Lewis, Rory Culkin I'll be attending a special interactive screening of Hick followed by an online interactive Q&A with director Derick Martini on Tuesday evening 8/14. I have a … [Read more...]