Steve Martin: The Televison Stuff to be Released on DVD September 18

Shout! Factory and SOFA Entertainment release over six hours of Steve Martin’s rare stand-up appearances, television specials, guest appearances and more in a collectible three-disc box set!

In the 1970s, Steve Martin exploded onto the national scene with a brand of comedy that was so anti-hip it was über hip.  But before he turned into a movie star, he’d cemented his legend as a television star and stand-up comedian. Now, for the first time, Martin’s long in-demand television specials and stand-up comedy performances — along with a 24-page booklet and bonus features — will have you laughing all over again! Read more

Darling Companion Blu-ray and DVD Release Date Announced

CULVER CITY, CALIF. (June 28, 2012) DARLING COMPANION, the witty comedy starring Academy Award winners Diane Keaton and Kevin Kline, debuts on Blu-ray and DVD August 28th from Sony Pictures Classics and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

The heartwarming film from four-time Academy Award nominee writer/director Lawrence Kasdan, brings together an all-star ensemble, which, in addition to Keaton (Annie Hall, 1978) Best Actress in a Leading Role) and Kline (A Fish Called Wanda, 1989) – Best Actor in a Supporting Role), includes two-time Academy Award-winner Dianne Wiest (Bullets Over Broadway, 1995) – Best Actress in a Supporting Role; Hannah and Her Sisters, 1987) – Best Actress in a Supporting Role), Academy Award nominees Richard Jenkins (The Visitor, 2009 – Best Actor in a Leading Role), Sam Shepard (The Right Stuff, 1984) – Best Actor in a Supporting Role), Elizabeth Moss (TV’s Mad Men), Mark Duplass (TV’s The League) and Ayelet Zurer (Angels & Demons). Read more

GCB, A Scathingly Creative Comedy now on DVD

It’s funny, ditsy and down right addictive and I’ve only seen the first season now on DVD. ABC’s GCB (Good Christian Belles) has what it takes to be another Sex and the City upper class down home country style.  The characters in this weekly sitcom series are the perfect medicine for the ladies and those men who just love some great eye candy and cat fights. Read more

John Carter, an Action Adventure for Teens on 3D Blu-ray

Technologically John Carter shines as one of the better films I’ve seen in a couple of years.  The 3D CGI, make-up, puppetry, mixed with fine live action characterization alone is worth the watch. Meld all this technology with the amazing fantasy story by Edgar Rice Burroughs and you have an excellent home movie experience. Much like the film Avatar you don’t have to be a science fiction enthusiast to enjoy the adventure and fantasy and it’s now packaged in a 3D Blu-ray combo pack for home viewing. Male teens are the target for this home video, but not if your Tweens grab it first. Read more

Phineas & Ferb: The Perry Files, Now on DVD

There have been a lot of children’s series on the Disney Channel, but not quite like the comedy of Phineas and Ferb as they go from one adventure to the next. Seven episodes from their animated series featuring Perry the Platypus are now available on DVD.  Called The Perry Files, this two-disc set provides a lot of fun for your elementary school age youngsters. Read more

Snow White & the Huntsman, a Fairytale Thriller

The Brother’s Grimm fairy tale “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” comes to the screen portraying its malevolent power and dark imagery. What makes Snow White & the Huntsman worth the watch is the exciting story, brilliant sets and scenery, inventive cinematography, nicely placed CGI and costumes.  If you want to see the classic Snow White story told the way I believe the Grimm Brothers intended, then Snow White & the Huntsman would be a perfect choice for you. Read more

Secret of Arrietty, a Child’s Fun Fantasy on Blu-ray

A charming film from the makers of Ponyo and Academy Award winning movie Spirited Away called The Secret World of Arrietty is now available on 2 Disc Blu-ray Combo pack.  A creative story that mixes worlds bringing together an unlikely friendship plays delightfully to kids.  With a voice cast that includes Amy Poehler and Carol Burnett the heartwarming film is sure to make your all time library. Read more

Billy the Exterminator: Season Four, Somewhat Comical on DVD

With the loss of  Steve Irwin Crocodile Hunter a few animal relocation shows have entered the television market including Billy The Exterminator now in it’s fourth season.  The somewhat comical look at trapping vermin to vipers and any other pesky animals has come to DVD in Billy the Exterminator: Complete Season Four. Read more

American Dad: Season Seven, Uncensored Humor on DVD

Funny, entertaining and oftentimes hilarious American Dad: Volume Seven  is now available on DVD and it’s Uncensored. Filled with some crazy and wicked episodes, the weekly-animated television show has never been seen like this. Not only are the ads stripped out of the episodes but also it doesn’t bleep out profanity and ‘shows’ more.  If you are a big fan of the show or like your animation uninhibited, then pick up a copy of American Dad: Volume Seven. Read more