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Action Hero of the Week: Jonathan Hemlock

September 15, 2021

Former assassin turned art professor Jonathan Hemlock is forced back into action when his large collection of paintings is threatened to be revealed to the IRS and he agrees to two final “sanctions” against the men responsible for the death of an old friend and fellow agent, one of the sanctions sending him up the north face of the Eiger mountain in Switzerland.

New Release Round Up 9/14/21

September 14, 2021

The Shawshank Redemption arrives on 4K Blu-Ray this week along with Mare of Easttown, Eli Roth’s History of Horror, Scooby-Doo Meets Courage the Cowardly Dog, Zola, Catch the Bullet, and more on DVD and Blu-Ray.

Hawkeye Takes Aim on Disney+ in November (Trailer)

September 13, 2021

While visiting New York City with his kids, Clint Barton sees reports of his dark alter ego Ronin running around and finds 22-year-old archery prodigy Kate Bishop, who dreams of being a superhero. The archery duo teams up to take on a threat from Clint’s past in the upcoming Disney+ MCU series Hawkeye, arriving in November.

Battle at the Box Office 9/13/21

September 13, 2021

Shang-Chi remained strong in its second weekend and held onto the number #1 slot at the box office while Malignant became the third recent HBO Max/theatrical hybrid release to vastly underperform compared to expectations going into the weekend.

Review: Malignant

September 13, 2021

James Wan returns to horror with the insane roller coaster ride of Malignant, which features gorgeous cinematography on top of an absolutely insane and brutally violent plot with one of the wildest third acts in recent horror memory.

Musical Montage: Goo Goo Dolls “I’m Awake Now”

September 13, 2021

The Goo Goo Dolls exploded later in the 90s with their Dizzy Up The Girl album and City of Angels soundtrack contribution “Iris” but earlier in the decade they provided “I’m Awake Now” to the “final” Nightmare on Elm Street movie, Freddy’s Dead, in 1991.