DVD Review: ‘Silent Night’

★☆☆☆☆ It’s good to be reminded every once in a while that critics aren’t always correct. On the other hand, however, you have efforts as abysmal as Silent Night (2012), a remake of director Charles E. Sellier Jr.’s cult schlocker Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984) so loose that it’s practically Continue Reading


DVD Review: ‘Nativity 2’

★★☆☆☆ When Debbie Isitt’s original Nativity! was released back in 2009, Martin Freeman and The Hobbit hadn’t even been mentioned together in the same sentence. Now, several years after he and David Tennant were both attached to the role of Bilbo Baggins, Martin is off strolling through the mountains of Continue Reading

DVD Review: ‘Milius’

★★★★☆ The outrageous exploits and antics of Hollywood filmmaker John Milius has been the stuff of Hollywood legend for years now, creating an almost mythical-like impression of the Apocalypse Now scribe and Big Wednesday director (The Big Lebowski’s mentally-unstable Vietnam vet Walter Sobchak was said to be loosely based on Continue Reading