ESPN’s ‘First Take’ To Preview NFC Wild Card Matchup Live From Texas

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack The National Football League kicks off its post season this weekend, and ESPN will be on hand to cover the first weekend of the playoffs. The network announced Monday in a news release, that its hit show First Take will air live from Arlington, Texas where the Dallas Cowboys will host the Seattle Seahawks in one of the weekend’s four Wildcard matchups.  The program’s...

January 1st, 2019

CNN Films, Magnolia Pictures Start 2019 On A Strong Note With New Gilda Radner Doc

Courtesy: CNN Films/Magnolia Pictures By Philip Sayblack Once you reach the top, there’s nowhere to go but down.  Who hasn’t heard or repeated this old adage at one point or another in life?  Well, CNN Films and Magnolia Pictures have started 2019 at the top with their brand new documentary Love, Gilda.  Keeping that in mind, here’s to hoping that the nearly 90-minute documentary, which...

January 1st, 2019

MVD Entertainment Group Announces Release Date, Specs For ‘Double Dragon’ Re-Issue

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: MVD Entertainment Group MVD Entertainment has a special treat coming in the new year for gamers everywhere. The company recently announced it will re-issue the 1994 cinematic adaptation of the classic video game Double Dragon on Jan. 22 on a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack.  The movie will be re-issued as part of MVD’s MVD Rewind Collection. Pre-orders are open now. A trailer...

December 28th, 2018

Every True Movie Buff Should ‘Get Shorty’

Courtesy: Shout! Factory/MGM By Philip Sayblack MGM is one of Hollywood’s most famous movie studios.  Launched during the golden age of cinema, the studio has released some of the industry’s most iconic titles.  Those movies include, and are not limited to, movies, such as 12 Angry Men, The Manchurian Candidate and Platoon.  It has also released its share of lesser-known, but still enjoyable...

December 28th, 2018

ESPN Adds Two More Cubs Games to ‘SNB’ 2019 Broadcast Schedule

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN announced two more games this week, for its 2019 Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell broadcast schedule. The network announced Friday the the Chicago Cubs will host back-to-back games on May 5 and 12 live on ESPN.  The first game will see the Cubs host their National League Central opponents, the St. Louis Cardinals.  The second will pit the Cubs against...

December 23rd, 2018

NBC Sports Previews 2019 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Season Today

By Philip Sayblack Monster Energy Supercross will launch its new season soon, and in anticipation, NBC will air a pre-season preview show today. The Monster Energy AMA Supercross FIM World Championship 2019 season preview is scheduled to air at 3 p.m. today on NBC.  It will re-air Dec. 29 on at 8 p.m. on NBCSN.  A trailer for the preview show is streaming here. Courtesy: Feld Entertainment.NBC/NBC...

December 22nd, 2018

MLB, Shout! Factory’s 2018 World Series Presentation Is Another Grand Slam

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Shout! Factory/MLB Productions Winter is officially here again, and for fans of the National Football League, National Basketball Association and National Hockey League, it’s the most wonderful time of the year.  For others though – baseball fans – it means there are still two months until the start of Spring Training for the 2019 season.  Thanks to Shout! Factory...

December 22nd, 2018

Shout! Factory’ Adds ‘The Jerk’ To Its Shout! Select Series

Courtesy: Universal Pictures/Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Shout! Factory is re-issuing Steve Martin’s classic comedy, The Jerk. The movie is scheduled to be released on Blu-ray Tuesday as part of the company’s ongoing Shout! Select series.  Originally released Dec. 14, 1979 via Universal Pictures, the movie is considered by many to be Martin’s breakout movie. The story stars Martin as...

December 16th, 2018

Shout! Factory Announces ‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels’ Re-Issue Date

Courtesy: MGM/Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Steve Martin and Michael Caine’s classic comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is joining Shout! Factory’s Shout! Select series. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is scheduled for release on Blu-ray on Jan. 22.  Pre-orders are open now. MGM’s 1989 riotous comedy finds Freddy Benson (Steve Martin — The Jerk, Planes Trains & Automobiles, Little Shop of...

December 16th, 2018

Shout! Factory Adding Rom-Com Classic To Its Shout! Select Series

Courtesy: Castle Rock Entertainment/Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Castle Rock Entertainment’s classic 1989 rom-com When Harry Met Sally is getting the Blu-ray re-issue treatment. Shout! Factory will re-issue the modern classic as part of its ongoing Shout! Select series on Jan. 8. in a special 30th Anniversary Collector’s Edition release with 4K scan and bonus material. Those bonuses include...

December 16th, 2018