Top Ten DVD List for October 29, 2013

  This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams   Twelve Years a Slave: Solomon Northrup’s Odyssey http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B0006HBJJS/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Norman Rockwell Presents: Coming Home for Christmas http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DS79HK6/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Cook’s Country: Season Six http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00EEW1AP4/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Out in the Dark http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00E849QSG/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Storm Rider http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DS79HBU/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Monsters University http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00E9ZATTY/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Family Tree: The Complete First Season http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DQEHKZ0/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Scoot & Kassie’s […]

For movies opening October 25, 2013

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams For movies opening October 25, 2013     BIG BUDGET FILMS   Bad Grandpa (R for profanity, crude humor, graphic sexuality, frontal nudity and brief drug use) Stunt comedy featuring hidden cameras and starring Jackass’ Johnny Knoxville as a cantankerous octogenarian […]

Top Ten DVD List for October 22, 2013

    This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams   The Waiting Room http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DT55O1I/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   The Conjuring http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BEIYMIS/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   The Way, Way Back http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DL46ZN8/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Paradise: Faith http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DRJ9G4M/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Far Out Isn’t Far Enough http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00E9B9P34/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   OKA! http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DU5ZXXQ/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   In a Town This Size http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00E9CC6SO/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Vikings: The Complete First Season http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00CDTSQZW/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Call Me Kuchu http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BYOQADW/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 […]

Chiwetel Ejiofor Stars in Adaptation of African-American Autobiography

  12 Years a Slave Film Review by Kam Williams   Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor) was a black man born free in upstate New York in 1808. A skilled carpenter and fiddler, he and his wife (Kelsey Scott) settled in Saratoga Springs where they were raising their children (Quvenzhane Wallis and Cameron Zeigler) when their American Dream […]

For movies opening October 18, 2013

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams   BIG BUDGET FILMS   12 Years a Slave (R for violence, torture, sexuality, nudity and ethnic slurs) Adaptation of the autobiography of the same name chronicling the ordeal of a black man (Chiwitel Ejiofor) born free in New York […]

Top Ten DVD List for October 15, 2013

  This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams   The March http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DUX28RC/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Love Actually: 10th Anniversary Edition http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00EIBO8UK/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Pacific Rim http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B008JFUR10/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Scholastic Storybook Treasures: The Halloween Stories Collection [Volume Two] http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00CY1Q7DW/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   High Plains Drifter: 40th Anniversary Edition http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00E3QJ7ZG/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Treasures of New York http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00EE8AIY2/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Drug War http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DSQTMRA/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Last Will & Testament http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00EE8AIP6/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   […]

Top Ten DVD List for October 8, 2013

  by Kam Williams Resolution http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DT55OQS/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DT55ORM/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Psych: The Complete Seventh Season http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BD6KETC/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   La Cage aux Folles [Criterion Collection] http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DHN8GBC/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   The Purge http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00BEIYGXE/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Aliyah http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B009W4BRJ8/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   The Spy Who Came in from the Cold [Criterion Collection] http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DHN8GQ2/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20   Chucky: The Complete Collection http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B00DTPRYY8/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 […]

For movies opening October 11, 2013

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams   BIG BUDGET FILMS   Captain Phillips (PG-13 for intense violence, sustained terror, bloody images and substance abuse) Tom Hanks stars in this action thriller, directed by Paul Greengrass, reenacting the 2009 rescue by Navy SEALs of an American container […]

Astronauts Struggle to Survive Shuttle Disaster in Harrowing Outer Space Thriller

  Gravity Film Review by Kam Williams   Matt Kowalski (George Clooney) is set to retire following a distinguished career as a NASA astronaut. The veteran captain is currently in command of his final flight of the Space Shuttle Explorer with a primary mission to replace solar panels on the Hubble Telescope. Upon rendezvousing, the […]

For movies opening October 4, 2013

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams     BIG BUDGET FILMS   Gravity (PG-13 for intense peril, disturbing images and brief strong profanity) Sci-fi survival thriller about a veteran astronaut (George Clooney) and a medical engineer (Sandra Bullock) on her first mission who find themselves in […]