Album and Music Blu-ray Reviews: Jack Scott - The Singles & Albums Collection 1957-62, Plus Mandy Barnett, Emily Scott Robinson, and The US Festival

A fresh look at a rock and roll pioneer, plus albums from Mandy Barnett and Emily Scott Robinson and a film about the influential US musical festival.

Blu-ray Review: Avengers: Infinity War

Just when you think the Marvel Cinematic Universe can't possibly get any better - it does. Behold 'Avengers: Infinity War,' which more than makes up for the slipshod 'Age of Ultron.'

Blu-ray Review: Breaking In

Nothing special, but this Gabrielle Union-starring home-invasion thriller is a watchable diversion.

Blu-ray Review: Affairs of State (2018)

A political thriller that doesn't possess the thrills needed to elevate it even to the level of "guilty pleasure." Mimi Rogers, Adrian Grenier, and Thora Birch co-star.

Blu-ray Review: Life of the Party

Sort of 'Back to School'-redux, this Melissa McCarthy vehicle stakes out its own territory. The tone is warm, likable, and generally inoffensive. While it may not be a classic, it's certainly watchable.

Bentley's Bandstand: August 2018

Elvin Bishop's Big Fun Trio, Rodney Crowell, Trudy Lynn, previously-unreleased John Coltrane, a Grateful Dead reissue — all this and much more in music industry veteran Bill Bentley's latest Bandstand!

Album Reviews: Bob Dylan - Live 1962-1966: Rare Performances from the Copyright Collections; The Posies - Dear 23 (Deluxe Edition)

Unlike other anthologies of early Dylan, which mostly zero in on shorter, more artistically stable periods, this one spans 1962 to 1966. Also: The Posies are issuing deluxe versions of three of their early recordings, starting with 'Dear 23.'

Album Reviews: The Grateful Dead - Anthem of the Sun - 50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition; Music by Junior Byles, Eliza Gilkyson, and Parker & James

A 50th anniversary edition of the Grateful Dead's adventurous second album, plus a reggae reissue and music from new and veteran folksingers.

Blu-ray Review: The Children of Huang Shi - Twilight Time Limited Edition

Historical war drama depicts the efforts of British journalist George Hogg as he works to rescue orphans in war-torn China in 1938. Originally released in 2008.

Blu-ray Review: Ready Player One

Dazzling visuals and fast-paced storytelling help cover up the cloying cuteness that pervades Spielberg's latest extravaganza.

Blu-ray Review: The Con Is On

Wasn't Uma Thurman fantastic in 'Pulp Fiction?' How about Tim Roth in 'Rob Roy?' Don't you love Sofia Vergara on 'Modern Family?' They're all here, plus Stephen Fry, Parker Posey, Maggie Q, so you won't be blamed for giving this direct-to-video title a shot.

Album Reviews: Lou Reed - The Live Archive, Plus Music from Thomas Dolby, Chicago Farmer, and Raquel Bell

A bargain-priced box set collects three illuminating Lou Reed concerts from 1976 and 1989. Plus, a career-spanning anthology from Thomas Dolby and CDs from Chicago Farmer and Raquel Bell.

Bentley's Bandstand: Favorites of 2018 (First Half) Haiku Reviews

Concise, poetic reviews as only music industry veteran Bill Bentley can do! A new batch of haiku to mark the best of 2018 at the halfway point.

Music Blu-ray Review: The Rolling Stones - From the Vault: No Security - San Jose 1999 - 1-BD/2-CD

Keep 'em coming! This is the EIGHTH title in the Stones' 'From the Vault' series and if you've been collecting them, you won't want to miss this 1999 concert.

4K UltraHD Review: Terminator 2: Judgment Day

The 1991 blockbuster sequel is now available on both 4K UltraHD and in a special, limited EndoArm package.

Blu-ray Review: Rampage - (2018)

Want to see computer-generated monster-animals smash up a metropolis while trying to kill each other? That's what this Dwayne Johnson-starring action flick delivers, and not much else.

Blu-ray Review: I Feel Pretty

While it may not have made any real waves at the box office, this rom-com is a return to form for Amy Schumer after the 'Snatched' misstep.

Album Reviews: The Rose Garden - A Trip Through the Garden; Gene Clark - Gene Clark Sings for You; Plus Music by Michael Kelsh, Salim Nourallah, and Kevin Gordon

The Rose Garden, a one-hit wonder from 1967, turn out to be more noteworthy than you might have guessed. Plus a revelatory collection of previously unreleased material from the Byrds' Gene Clark and standout albums by Michael Kelsh, Salim Nourallah, and Kevin Gordon.

Blu-ray Review: Chappaquiddick

Probing political drama winningly favors contemplation above speculation. Jason Clarke as Senator Ted Kennedy is effectively enigmatic.

DVD Review: I Am Elizabeth Smart

This Lifetime production is the second—and better—of two movies based on the abduction of Elizabeth Smart. This one benefits largely from the direct, onscreen participation of the real Smart herself.

Now on Blu-ray: Peter Pan - The Signature Collection Anniversary Edition
The 1953 beloved Disney animated classic is back in print - outfitted with some new bonus materials too. 100 Percent 'Fresh' on Rotten Tomatoes: Paddington 2 - On Blu-ray April 24, Own Early on Digital March 27
The sequel to the 2015 hit family film has been met with universal acclaim. If you missed it in theaters, here comes your chance to get caught up at home. Justice League Arrives On Blu-ray March 13
Gal Gadot, Ben Affleck, and the DC Extended Universe gang arrive on a variety of physical home media formats on March 13. 'Justice League,' the fall 2017 blockbuster sequel to 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,' is also currently available as a Digital HD download. The Who to Release Tommy: Live at the Royal Albert Hall - October 13, 2017
The upcoming release boasts a complete performance of the entire 'Tommy' album, with a set of additional Who classics plus bonus features. Also available on CD and vinyl. Now on Blu-ray: Crashing: The Complete First Season
Pete Holmes created this funny HBO series about a struggling comedian. Holmes stars as a version of himself, and the new Blu-ray release includes one of his hour-long stand-up specials. Now on Blu-ray: Girls: The Complete Sixth Season - aka The Final Season
Lena Dunham's iconic HBO series winds up on a strong note with its sixth season, which is nominated for four Emmy Awards. Coming Soon: Jeff Beck - Live at the Hollywood Bowl
Legendary guitarist's 2016 concert featuring special guests including Steven Tyler and Buddy Guy will be available October 6, 2017 on multiple formats. Coming Soon: The Rolling Stones - From the Vault: Sticky Fingers Live at the Fonda Theatre 2015
The Stones acclaimed 'From the Vault' series rolls on with this 2015 concert, available in a variety of formats. Coming Soon: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial - 35th Anniversary Gift Set
On September 12, 2017, Universal Pictures Home Entertainment reissues Steven Spielberg's classic. New to Blu-ray: Veep: The Complete Fifth Season
Nominated for 16 Emmy's for its fifth season (and winner of three, including Outstanding Comedy Series), HBO's 'Veep' shows no signs of slowing. New to Blu-ray: Silicon Valley: The Complete Third Season
Though it lost the big Emmy to HBO's other highly-acclaimed comedy series, this Mike Judge-co-created series is still a big winner. Now On Blu-ray: From Dusk Till Dawn: Season Three
Entertainment One has issued a loaded up this three-disc set with an assortment of extras sure to please the vampire show's fan base. All ten episodes are included. Now on Blu-ray: Girls: The Complete Fifth Season
Get caught up with HBO's acclaimed 'Girls' in time for the February 12 premiere of the series' sixth and final season.

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