Blu-ray Review: Standoff

The title says it all in this not-bad psychological thriller starring Laurence Fishburne and Thomas Jane.

Blu-ray Review: Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan - Director's Cut

The impressive video quality and comprehensive set of special features make this release a worthy tribute to most Trekkers' favorite Trek film.

Album Review: The Ramones - The Ramones (40th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)

The 40th anniversary edition of the Ramones' debut is loaded with great and important music, though portions of it arguably represent too much of a good thing.

Blu-ray Review: The Martian - Extended Edition

This edition adds about ten minutes to the film's running time and packs in hours of new supplements that should make fans happy.

Bentley's Bandstand: Best of 2016 (The First Half)

Music industry veteran Bill Bentley looks back at the first half of 2016, shining a spotlight on his favorite releases.

Album Reviews: 10,000 Maniacs - Playing Favorites, and More

You probably haven't heard of some of these bands and solo artists, but you probably will.

A Father's Diary

Andre Burger (born 4/95) and his sister Myriam (born 4/99) have been keeping their parents well entertained. Between smiles, their father, Jeff Burger, has been taking notes.

Blu-ray Review: Midnight Special

This inert sci-fi thriller is an exercise in style aided by an over-qualified cast. But where's the substance?

Blu-ray Review: Garden of Evil - Twilight Time Limited Edition

Gary Cooper and Susan Hayward star in this 1954 Western, which boasts a dynamic score by Bernard Herrmann.

Album Review: Bob Dylan - Fallen Angels

Dylan’s 37th studio record contains mostly winning performances.

Blu-ray Review: Journey To Space - 4K UHD + 3D Blu-ray

A disappointingly brief documentary about space exploration. Star Trek: The Next Generation's Patrick Stewart is the headlining narrator (out of a trio of narrators).

Blu-ray Review: Cat Ballou - Twilight Time Limited Edition

A young Jane Fonda, Lee Marvin in an Oscar-winning dual role, and Nat "King" Cole in final film appearance—all part of this Western romp from 1965.

Blu-ray Review: Triple 9

This crime thriller boasts an overqualified cast (and not enough else).

Blu-ray Review: The Finest Hours

It's painful to report, especially considering how incredible and exciting the true story is, but this Disney production is frustratingly uneven.

Bentley's Bandstand: June 2016

Music industry veteran Bill Bentley reviews ten exciting new releases, including albums by Eric Clapton, William Bell, Charlie Faye & the Fayettes, Dr. Lonnie Smith, The MnMs, and more!

Album Reviews: The Bangles' Early Years, Robert Rex Waller Jr., and The Kingbees

The Bangles revisit their formative years, plus Robert Rex Waller covers classics and the Kingbees buzz.

Toy Review: LEGO City and Nexo Knights Construction Sets

You don't need to default to LEGO's Star Wars, Marvel Superheroes or Angry Birds Movie sets to find something that will appeal to brick builders across a wide range of ages.

Album Reviews: Michael Fracasso's Latest Triumph Here Come the Savages and More

Burger surveys new releases from the worlds of folk, rock, and blues.

Blu-ray Review: How To Be Single

Fifty Shade's starlet Dakota Johnson shines in an otherwise mediocre romantic comedy.

Gadget Review: Storage Made Easy

With Storage Made Easy it's a snap to manage multiple cloud storage providers in one place.

Paramount Announces Immense Star Trek 50th Anniversary TV and Movie BD Boxset
The new set will include the Director's Cut of Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan and the Animated Series remastered in HD for the first time. Now on Blu-ray, DVD, Digital HD: Pixar's The Good Dinosaur
Fast on the heels of the near-universal acclaim that greeted Inside Out, Pixar is back with a decidedly more minor tale. Now on Blu-ray: Strike Back: Cinemax Season 4
The popular Cinemax action series ends here with another excellent Blu-ray release from HBO Home Entertainment. Star Wars: The Force Awakens - On Digital HD April 1, Blu-ray and DVD April 5
The movie phenomenon of 2015 is poised to become the home video phenomenon of 2016. New Limited Edition Blu-rays at Twilight Time: February Releases
All Twilight Time titles are limited editions, but each of these - The Big Heat, Where the Sidewalk Ends, The Hawaiians, Cowboy, Support Your Local Sheriff, The Doll of Satan - are currently available. The Revenant - Winner of Three Academy Awards - On Digital HD March 22, 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, & DVD April 19
Though it didn't end up winning Best Picture, it did earn Alejandro Iñárritu his second consecutive Best Director Oscar. And Leonardo DiCaprio finally won his first Oscar. Digital HD Alert: Oscar-Nominated Brooklyn - Now Available; The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 - March 8
An Oscar nominee for Best Picture and a mega-blockbuster sci-fi epic arrive on Digital HD in advance of their respective physical releases. Cast Your Oscar Ballot at MoviePass - Grand Prize is One Year of Free Movies
MoviePass is a movie theater subscription service that allows members to see one movie in theaters every day for a flat monthly fee. They're currently holding a cool Oscars contest. Now on DVD: Badge of Honor starring Mena Suvari
Martin Sheen co-stars in this brand new action/thriller directed by Agustin. Now on Blu-ray and DVD: Falling Skies: The Complete Fifth Season
Fans of the TNT sci-fi series have two opportunities to celebrate its conclusion: both the Complete Fifth Season and the Complete Series sets are available. Coming to Blu-ray March 1: Creed - Digital HD on February 16
The award-winning Rocky spin-off debuts on home video right around Oscar time. Sylvester Stallone is up for Best Supporting Actor, the second time he has been nominated for playing his iconic character. Now Available on Blu-ray and DVD: The Devil Wears Prada - 10th Anniversary Edition
The new anniversary edition is budget-priced, but doesn't add any new special features (though it does come with a Digital HD copy). The 33 - Digital HD on February 2, Blu-ray February 16
James Brolin, Antonio Banderas, Lou Diamond Phillips star in the true story of 33 miners trapped in a collapsed Chilean mine.

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