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Spooky ol’ classic on DVD, believe it or not, One Step Beyond

Posted on April 17, 2015 at 1:47 pm

          By Peter Covino A&E Editor Saturday night was always the scariest night of the week growing up. Alone in my room, up later than I was supposed to be, the lights were out with just the black and white flickering of some late night horror film. Even a shadow on the wall or a dog barking outside would pretty much guarantee I would be up

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  • Into the Woods, to Blu-ray and DVDland, new King Julien on Netflix

    Posted on April 1, 2015 at 1:53 pm

                By Peter Covino A&E Editor The forest hasn’t been this spooky since the Wicked Witch got on her broom and headed west. But it isn’t all dark and gloomy. For Disney fans, Into the Woods on Blu-ray and DVD is a cause for celebration. Based on the Tony-award winning Broadway show by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, the fantasy musical drama is a treat

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  • Final Hobbit, Unbroken arrive on DVD, Blu-ray

    Posted on March 26, 2015 at 10:50 am

            By Peter Covino A&E Editor Christmas Day is always one of the busiest days at movie theaters, with as many as five blockbuster-type films debuting on the holiday. 2014 certainly was no exception with mega-hits like The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies, Disney’s Into the Woods (review coming soon, hopefully) and Unbroken all making their debuts. All three films made a ton of money at

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  • Breakfast Club on DVD and big screen at theaters nationwide, Rear Window too

    Posted on March 20, 2015 at 10:48 am

        By Peter Covino A&E Editor You’ve got a date for breakfast. One of the best loved films of the 1980’s, The Breakfast Club, gets a rare big screen viewing next week, as well as a special 30th anniversary Blu-ray and DVD. The Breakfast Club and Alfred Hitchcock’s classic Rear Window, both will be on the big screen in Central Florida and across the USA in special presentations from

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  • Celebrate Patriots super year on Blu-ray; also new Tinkerbell sprinkles a bit of magic dust

    Posted on March 11, 2015 at 3:12 pm

      By Peter Covino       A&E Editor Deflated footballs controversy aside, it was a great year for the New England Patriots. And all of those highlights, and a few lowlights as well, fill up the just released Super Bowl XLIX Champions: New England Patriots Blu-ray and DVD. Sure it’s a cliché, but if you are a Patriots football fan, this is a must have DVD. Super Bowl championships

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  • Oscar-winning Big Hero 6 arrives on Blu-ray; Patricia Clarkson makes Last Weekend quite watchable

    Posted on March 4, 2015 at 11:29 am

      By Peter Covino A&E Editor What do you get when you mix a bunch of young scientists who can create their own superhero alter egos with Disney animation? You get the Oscar-winning film for Best Animated  Film for 2014. Big Hero 6 would seem to be an unlikely hit with its unknown stable of Marvel superheroes and a mostly unfamiliar cast of vocal talent. But Big Hero 6 works

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  • Olive Kitteridge is must see viewing; Star 80 also new on DVD

    Posted on February 25, 2015 at 1:56 pm

                By Peter Covino A&E Editor You just might say we are living in a second golden age of television. Almost everyone is producing quality programming, from AMC’s Breaking Bad to Netflix’ House of Cards, networks big and small have gotten into series and made-for-TV movies, an area that was once completely dominated by the likes of HBO and Showtime. With so many choices, how

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