Chic Archive

Blu-ray Review: ‘The Revenant’

A little research of “The Revenant” should reveal that the cast and crew endured brutal conditions and torturous terrain during the production. One could say that translated to the finished product as this two hour and thirty-six minute western is a high art version ...Read More

Blu-ray Review: ‘In The Heart Of The Sea’

Director Ron Howard’s “In the Heart of the Sea” should have an advisory in all of its marketing efforts. It could go something like this: “If you suffer from motion sickness, please come to the theater with dramamine and/or your preferred preventative measures.” “In ...Read More

Blu-ray Review: ‘Spectre’

The 24th James Bond installment, “Spectre”, opens with a gorgeous, brilliantly crafted tracking sequence during the Day of the Dead festival in Mexico City. The camera follows a masked James Bond (Daniel Craig) and his lovely female companion as they move from the street ...Read More

Blu-ray Review: ‘The 33’

When a movie tells the story of a real life event that was watched in real time by millions all over the Earth, it needs to be compelling and non-formulaic. This is a necessity as everyone watching knows the outcome, particularly for an event ...Read More

Blu-ray Review: ‘Our Brand Is Crisis’

When a movie stars Sandra Bullock, features the George Clooney-Grant Heslov production team, and is directed by an indie darling like David Gordon Green, one would expect nothing short of box office success and critical excellence. Unfortunately, “Our Brand Is Crisis” may suffer from ...Read More