Tyler Archive

Blu-ray Review: ‘Vacation’

The new ‘Vacation’ is a conflicting movie for me. It is a really good road trip movie, but I’m still not sure whether it’s a good ‘Vacation’ movie. The original film of the same name and its sequels (that Cousin Eddie Xmas movie withstanding) ...Read More

Blu-ray Review: ‘Black Coal, Thin Ice’

After a brutal murder with a familiar feel occurs, an ex-cop and his former partner decide to once again pursue an investigation of the murders that ended their careers and shamed them. Zhang Zili is a former detective turned alcoholic working as a security ...Read More

Blu-ray Review: ‘Wolf Warrior’

‘Wolf Warrior’ is a flimsy film turned propaganda piece for the Chinese military. Its overall plot is straightforward (good guys versus bad guys), but boring, and at times it drifts into just not making sense. The movie follows a Chinese special force soldier as ...Read More

DVD Review: ‘Dark Was The Night’

Something evil is hiding in the woods behind the small town of Maiden Woods, setting the nerves of the townspeople on end. Several odd happenings that seem like pranks quickly turn deadly and ignite a fire under Sheriff Paul Shields. Dark Was the Night’ ...Read More

Blu-ray Review: ‘Lost After Dark’

‘Lost After Dark’ is one of those movies that not only idolizes 80’s slasher flicks, it wants to be an 80’s slasher flick. While managing to inject hints of cleverness amidst the camp overall the film just kind of blah. The plot is overly ...Read More