Scream Factory Review – From a Whisper to a Scream Blu-ray

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The eighties loved itself some anthology horror movies. It’s the decade that brought us classics like Twilight Zone the Movie, Creepshow, and Tales from the Darkside the Movie (okay that’s 1990 but close enough). Somewhere in the midst of all those classics slipped out a bizarre little low budget wonder From a Whisper to a Scream (released in the US … Read More

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DVD Review: Antarctica: A Year On Ice

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Antarctica: A Year On Ice

Antarctica: A Year On Ice is an excellent and often beautiful documentary about a part of this world that most of us will never have a chance to visit. The film’s director, Anthony Powell, is someone who has spent a good deal of time there. He grew up in New Zealand, but has worked much of his adult life in … Read More

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#5Cast Ep. 78: Smooth Razz

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A listener e-mail determines this week’s 5Cast list: best/worst Razzie award nominees!  So Ben and Tyler crack wise about some of our most beloved bad movies.  Enjoy!! Agree with our lists? Have one of your own? Send us thoughts and themes at 5CastPodcast@gmail.com [MP3]   |   RSS   |   iTunes   |   Twitter    |   PCB! KEYWORDS razzie awards nominations

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Great Books With a Gambling Theme

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There are more than a few great books that cover the exciting world of gambling and casinos. Here are a few of my favorites: The Dice Man by Luke Rhinehart: Let the dice decide! This is the philosophy that changes the life of bored psychiatrist Luke Rhinehart – and in some ways changes the world as well. Because once you hand … Read More

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Pop Culture Beast Carol Podcast: Derek Smith

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Episode 12: Derek Smith! This week, we welcome Derek Smith into the podcast! He is more than a hilarious comedian, he makes furniture, cooks bacon in the oven, makes t-shirts and clothing for boutique’s all around the world. The last part may not be completely true. Anyway, he took to the ghosts like nobody has ever before. Listen to hear … Read More

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#5Cast Moves to Fridays!

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BREAKING NEWS!  The 5Cast moves to Fridays!  So get newly released episodes for your drive home for the weekend.  Because, if Loverboy taught us anything, we’re always working for the weekend. Agree with our lists? Have one of your own? Send us thoughts and themes at 5CastPodcast@gmail.com [MP3]   |   RSS   |   iTunes   |   Twitter    |   PCB! KEYWORDS new popular podcasts

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What’s Out on Blu-ray 4/21/2015: Supremacy, Escape From New York, Ghoulies/Ghoulies 2, Deep in the Darkness

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Supremacy This is a powerful and suspenseful film but be forewarned, if you’re squeamish (I mean more than expected) about racism or hate it may be too much for you. Garrett Tully (Joe Anderson) is the member of a white supremacy group who is released from prison only to kill a police officer during a traffic stop that same day. … Read More

Adam RuhlWhat’s Out on Blu-ray 4/21/2015: Supremacy, Escape From New York, Ghoulies/Ghoulies 2, Deep in the Darkness

SACD Review – America: “Homecoming”

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More than 40 years since it was originally released America’s sophomore release, “Homecoming,” finally gets the upgrade it deserves via the “Audio Fidelity” label. Released in November 1972, “Homecoming” was the group’s sophomore release and a  second platinum success! The folk-rock based band spawned their 3rd top 10 hit with “Ventura Highway” and the LP also included top 40 hit “Don’t … Read More

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DVD Review: My Little Pony Tales: The Complete Classic TV Series

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My Little Pony Tales

Long before we learned that Friendship Is Magic, but not long after the first My Little Pony television series, there was My Little Pony Tales. My Little Pony Tales was on for only one season, in 1992. This one is mainly aimed at young children, and unlike the earlier show, features no human characters, but does feature adult ponies, both … Read More

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Replacing Vader: Who will be the Big Bad in The Force Awakens?

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If, for some reason, you haven’t seen Star Wars and/or its many sequels/prequels, be warned there are spoilers ahead. Star Wars. One of the biggest film franchises in cinema history. The story of Luke Skywalker learning about his father, about The Force, about the Jedi. Then, facing Darth Vader, the most feared follower of The Dark Side, learning Vader is … Read More

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Watch The Star Wars: The Force Awakens Panel LIVE!

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Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim is kicking off with a bang as JJ Abrams and Kathleen Kennedy are set to launch the event with a Star Wars: The Force Awakens panel. The action starts at 10AM pacific time and promises to include the brand new trailer! I imagine we can expect plenty of surprises, cast-members, and more. Watch it live … Read More

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Episode Recap – The Originals S02E18

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Finally! Dahlia has made it to New Orleans, and I don’t think our friends in the Big Easy will ever be the same again. She is by far the best villain that has been on this show; little sis Esther couldn’t hold a candle. Even Mikael seemed like a fluffy bunny compared to evil Auntie Dahlia. Yes I said seemed, … Read More

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DVD Review: Something Wicked

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Something Wicked

Something Wicked opens with the aftermath of a car crash. Flash back one hour to Christine (Shantal VanStanten) having dinner with her parents and her boyfriend James (John Robinson) are celebrating her high school graduation. Although the dinner is a celebration, the joy is quickly over when James brings up the topic of his and Christine getting married and starting … Read More

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