This morning, Google announced that users can now ask a Google Assistant built-in device (such as Google Home or Google Assistant app) to control music across Denon, Marantz and HEOS products. The program, which is called “Works with Google Assistant,” ensures that Denon and Marantz products with HEOS built-in marks […]
Since the CEDIA show, specific home theater news has been somewhat thin on the ground, to say the least. However, for home automation fans, VIZIO has today announced the introduction of expanded Google Assistant actions for VIZIO SmartCast TVs, which promise to give access to a wider range of voice […]
If you combine Die Hard(1988) with some elements of The Poseidon Adventure(1972) and The Towering Inferno(1974), and throw in state of the art special effects, you might have Dwayne(The Rock)Johnson starring in Skyscraper(2018). Skyscraper succeeds as an engaging popcorn flick even while never actually surpassing the films that inspired it.
Steven Spielberg’s Hook finally gets a transfer befitting the director’s trademark in addition to some special features in Sony’s new 4K UHD release.
Caavo calls itself an ‘entertainment-obsessed hardware and software company’, and has introduced the Control Center, an entertainment hub and universal, voice-controlled remote that promises to unite everything connected to your TV. The Control Center will search, discover and manage content across live TV, DVR, streaming services and web content, all […]
…and I’m ready for some more Cecil B. Demille on blu-ray. Specifically:”The Greatest Show on Earth””Union Pacific””Reap the Wild Wind””Unconquered”Just sayin’
Robert Redford leads a motley crew of bandits on a jewel heist that goes hilariously wrong at every opportunity. Hired to do a job he’s unenthusiastic about to begin with, every complication imaginable threatens to hinder his chances of success, but with a secondary plan up his sleeve, he’s too […]
Dwayne Johnson stars in Skyscraper, a cross between Towering Inferno and Die Hard, that’s actually not half-bad.
Although Christine is very loosely based on the novel of the same name, the marriage of author Stephen King and director John Carpenter, along with a talented but mostly unknown (at the time) cast, pays off with a tense and entertaining thriller.
Sometimes, you can have the best of intentions for a movie and it can still go horribly wrong; such is the case for Exorcist II: The Heretic. It not only endured a troubled production, but it had to live in the shadow of its enormously successful predecessor in terms of […]
I was at a screening yesterday of the new Star is Born, and overheard an excited cinephile explaining to a friend, that this is not only a re-make, but the fourth version of the film – after the 1937 Technicolor Selznick, which went to WB, allowing for the 1954 and […]
Sony’s Blu-ray release of Fraggle Rock: The Complete Series, is one of the consummate bargains, at a street price of under $50. A Henson property, owned by Sony, it’s been slightly spruced up (tech term), and presented in Blu-ray. 2,373 minutes – 96 episodes. All originally in standard def – […]
Where to find the Best Deals on Movies & TV Shows on 4k/UHD, Blu-ray and DVD… The Features – Skyscraper – 2018 – Hotel Transylvania 3 – 2018 – Eight Hours Don’t Make a Day – 1972 – Malevolence 2: Bereavement – 2010 – Eighth Grade – […]
Description The most expensive film ever made at the time of its release, Waterworld has thrilled audiences through the years with its awe-inspiring action scenes, gargantuan maritime sets and ground-breaking special effects. A definitive post-apocalypse blockbuster, Waterworld stars Kevin Costner (The Untouchables) as The Mariner – a mutant trader, adrift […]
Samsung’s 85-inch Q800 8K QLED TV is now available for pre-order and shipping to select retailers nationwide for $14,999.99. Shipping will kick off from Samsung.com on Sunday, October 28 2018. Driven by Samsung’s 8K Quantum Processor, the new Q900 utilizes AI upscaling to deliver 8K resolution, regardless of original resolution […]