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Visual F/X Variation of the Classic Tale Arrives on Home Video

  King Arthur: Legend of the Sword Blu-Ray Review by Kam Williams Visual F/X Variation of the Classic Tale Arrives on Home Video   Do you remember what happened to the Sherlock Holmes franchise in Guy Ritchie’s hands? The low-key, cerbral sleuth who solved mysteries with his intellect suddenly morphed into a flamboyant, two-fisted superhero […]

Top Ten DVD List for August 8, 2017

This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams Top Ten DVD List for August 8, 2017   I Am Battle Comic [Standup Comics Entertain Troops Overseas] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B071HV6MZ5/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 I Am the Blues [Blues Legends Retrospective] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B071FHSZXR/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Snatched [Mother-Daughter Vacation Nightmare] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B06ZXY47D3/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Room on the Broom [Enchanting Children’s Tale about Witch’s Trip] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B01KWM3L1K/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 The Exception: The Kaiser’s Last […]

Gunslinger Defends Planet from Extinction in Adaptation of Stephen King’s Sci-Fi Epic

  The Dark Tower Film Review by Kam Williams Gunslinger Defends Planet from Extinction in Adaptation of Stephen King’s Sci-Fi Epic Laurie Chambers (Katheryn Winnick) is understandably worried about her 11 year-old son’s recurrent nightmares. After all, Jake’s (Tom Taylor) becoming increasingly convinced of Earth’s imminent demise. So, she takes him to a shrink who […]

For movies opening August 4, 2017

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams For movies opening August 4, 2017   BIG BUDGET FILMS The Dark Tower (PG-13 for action, gun violence and mature themes) Adaptation of the Stephen King sci-fi thriller about an 11 year-old adventurer (Tom Taylor) who slips into […]

It’s Halle Berry vs. Hillbillies in High-Octane Chase Thriller

  Kidnap Film Review by Kam Williams It’s Halle Berry vs. Hillbillies in High-Octane Chase Thriller Karla (Halle Berry) is a stressed-out single-mom waitressing in a diner when she’d rather be spending more quality time with her young son, Frankie (Sage Correa). In fact, today, he’s patiently waiting right there in the restaurant for her […]

Cheated Geezers Pull Bank Heist in Hilarious Crime Comedy 

  Going in Style Blu-ray Review by Kam Williams Cheated Geezers Pull Bank Heist in Hilarious Crime Comedy Released in 1979, Going in Style revolved around a trio of retirees who break the monotony of their dreary daily lives by robbing a bank. That critically-acclaimed, comic caper co-starred a trio of entertainment icons in George […]

Standup Comics Entertain Troops Stationed Overseas in Inspirational Concert Flick

  I Am Battle Comic Film Review by Kam Williams Standup Comics Entertain Troops Stationed Overseas in Inspirational Concert Flick   For over 50 years, Bob Hope served as emcee of the USO tour traveling overseas to entertain the troops. From World War II through Operation Desert Storm, Hope never hesitated to put himself in […]

Claustrophobic Docudrama Revisits ’67 Riots through the Prism of Infamous Interrogation at Algiers Hotel

  Detroit Film Review by Kam Williams Claustrophobic Docudrama Revisits ’67 Riots through the Prism of Infamous Interrogation at Algiers Hotel Detroit’s ’67 riots broke out in the wee hours of July 23rd, in the wake of a police raid on an unlicensed bar where folks had been toasting a couple of vets who’d recently […]

Top Ten DVD List for August 1, 2017

  This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams Top Ten DVD List for August 1, 2017   Going in Style [Broke Geezers Pull Bank Heist] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B071ZN6N4Y/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 The Lovers [Can This Marriage Be Saved Saga] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B071J6KQMV/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Sleight [Orphaned Street Magician Turns to Drug Dealing] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B0722NNJ2K/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Colossal [Party Girl Miraculously Controls Monster Wrecking Korea] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B071Y44R3C/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Crashing [The […]

Extraordinary Emily Dickinson Biopic Available on Home Video

  A Quiet Passion DVD Review by Kam Williams Extraordinary Emily Dickinson Biopic Available on Home Video Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) had less than a dozen of her 1,800 poems published, while she was still alive. Since she was only appreciated posthumously, it makes sense that a movie about her life might revolve around something other […]