Top Ten DVD List for September 26, 2017         

  This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams Top Ten DVD List for September 26, 2017     Watch around the Clock [A 24 Hr. Broadcast Day in Color from TV’s Golden Age] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B073LJT6MD/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Watch around the Clock [A 24 Hr. Broadcast Day in B&W from TV’s Golden Age] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B073LGMV61/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Friday Night Lights: The Complete […]

Brit and Yankee Spies Join Forces to Fight Drug Queenpin in Higher-Octane Sequel

Kingsman: The Secret Service was a surprise hit which probably wouldn’t have been released in the dead of winter of 2015, if Fox had realized exactly what it had on its hands. After all, most movie studios see the season as a dumping ground for pictures with low expectations, given the attention paid Oscar hopefuls, the risk of bad weather hurting attendance, and that many folks have less discretionary income due to Christmas season spending.

For movies opening September 22, 2017

BIG BUDGET FILMS Kingsman: The Golden Circle (R for graphic violence, drug use, sexuality and pervasive profanity) Colin Firth returns in this action-oriented sequel which finds the British spy (Colin Firth) miraculously revived and heading to the U.S. to join forces with his American counterparts en route to a showdown with a ruthless crime syndicate. A-list ensemble includes Oscar-winners Firth, Halle Berry, Jeff Bridges and Julianne Moore, as well as Channing Tatum, Vinnie Jones and Sir Elton John.

Unassuming Teen Morphs into Formidable Ninja in Latest LEGO Episode

Lloyd Garmadon (Dave Franco) must be the least liked student at Ninjago High. The unassuming 16 year-old is so unpopular that no kids will even sit on the same side of the bus with him on the ride to school.

Top Ten DVD List for September 19, 2017 

The Vietnam War [Ken Burns PBS Documentary] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B06ZZC6G2B/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Wonder Woman [Diana Discovers Her Powers and Her Destiny] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B0714QRG4Z/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20

Indian Immigrant Opts for Love over American Dream in Charming Romantic Comedy

  The Tiger Hunter Film Review by Kam Williams Indian Immigrant Opts for Love over American Dream in Charming Romantic Comedy Sami Malik (Danny Pudi) has had a crush on Ruby Iqbal (Karen David) for as long as he can remember. The lifelong friends were raised in the same village where both of their fathers […]

Shocking Exposé Revisits Malicious Prosecution of Asian-American Bankers

  Abacus: Small Enough to Jail DVD Review by Kam Williams Shocking Exposé Revisits Malicious Prosecution of Asian-American Bankers Asian-Americans are often referred to as the “model minority” because of their  success in the U.S. despite the existence of discrimination which has crippled other ethnic groups. However, the label has also led many a racist […]

Bawdy Girls Trip Comedy Comes to Home Video

  Rough Night Blu-ray Review by Kam Williams Bawdy Girls Trip Comedy Comes to Home Video Jessica (Scarlett Johansson) and Peter (Paul W. Downs) are on the verge of tying the knot. But prior to walking down the aisle together, they’ve agreed to simultaneously throw themselves bachelor’s and bachelorette’s parties. But while she flies down […]

For movies opening September 15, 2017

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam’s Kapsules Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams For movies opening September 15, 2017 BIG BUDGET FILMS American Assassin (R for torture, profanity, brief nudity and pervasive graphic violence) Revenge thriller about a 23 year-old (Dylan O’Brien) grieving a fiancee killed in a terrorist attack who […]

Masked 9/11 Hero Memorialized in Inspirational Biopic

  Man in Red Bandana Film Review by Kam Williams Masked 9/11 Hero Memorialized in Inspirational Biopic Sometimes, substance trumps low-production values. Case in point, Man in Red Bandana. Minutes after the World Trade Center was struck by United Airlines Flight 175 on the morning of 9/11, Welles Crowther called his mother to let her […]