Shout! Factory To Re-Issue Second ‘Power Rangers’ Movie On Blu-Ray

Courtesy: Saban Brands/20th Century Fox/Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Shout! Factory is bringing The Power Rangers’ second movie to Blu-ray. Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie is scheduled for release July 30.  Its upcoming release marks the first time that the movie will see a Blu-ray release.  The story at the center of the movie breaks a little bit from canon, but unlike its predecessor, is more...

June 1st, 2019

Picture Palace’s New Sinatra Doc Deserves A Spot In Every Sinatra Fan’s “Home”

Courtesy: Shout! Factory By Philip Sayblack Frank Sinatra fans are going to get another new look into the life of their favorite singer very soon.  Shout! Factory is scheduled to release the new Sinatra documentary Sinatra in Palm Springs: The Place He Called Home on June 11.  The 92-minute documentary, which made its limited theatrical debut in Feb. 2018, is an interesting look not only at Sinatra,...

June 1st, 2019

Shout! Factory, Eleven Arts Studios Partnering To Release Another Anime Flick

Courtesy: Shout! Factory/Eleven Arts Studios By Philip Sayblack Shout! Factory and Eleven Arts Studios are teaming up to bring anime fans another new release this summer. Penguin Highway is scheduled for release on Aug. 6.  It will be released on DVD/BD combo pack and digital download. Winner of a 42nd Japan Award for Excellent Animation of the Year, the movie made its theatrical debut in April. The...

May 25th, 2019

‘MMPR: The Movie’ Re-Issue Will Appeal To Franchise’s Most Devoted Fans

Courtesy: Shout! Factory/Saban Brands By Philip Sayblack Almost 24 years ago, 20th Century Fox brought one of the most beloved kids’ series in television history to the big screen in the form of Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers: The Movie.  When it was originally released, the big-screen adaptation of the high-action sci-fi series was met with largely negative reviews, and with good reason. ...

May 25th, 2019

‘Finding Your Roots: Season 5’ Scheduled For Release Tuesday

Courtesy: PBS By Philip Sayblack The fifth season of PBS’ hit series Finding Your Roots comes to DVD Tuesday. Finding Your Roots: Season Fivefollows the ancestral paths of 23 more celebrities from various areas.  From the literary world to the world of politics to the worlds of comedy, television and movies, audiences are presented with even more histories that show you never know who you are...

May 12th, 2019

Robin Roberts To Be Honored At TNT’s Annual NBA Awards

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: NBA/TNT Good Morning America anchor and veteran broadcaster Robin Roberts will receive a special honor at next month’s NBA Awards presented by Kia. Roberts will receive the Sager Strong Award at the ceremony, which will air at 9 p.m., June 24 on TNT.  The Sager Strong Award is named for iconic TNT sidelines reporter Craig Sager and is presented annually to one person...

May 11th, 2019

ESPN Announces Broadcast Schedule For Upcoming MLB Games

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN The Cubs and Brewers will go under the lights Sunday night live on ESPN. The National League Central foes, who are one, two in the division, will close out their three-game weekend series at Wrigley Field.  Milwaukee blanked Chicago 7-0 in the series’ opener Friday.  The teams face off in the series’ second game Saturday afternoon at 2:20 p.m. Jon Lester (3-2)...

May 11th, 2019

‘The Aspern Papers’ Is A Surprisingly Entertaining New Take on James’ Classic Novella

Courtesy: Summerstorm Entertainment/Princeps Films/Cohen Media Group By Philip Sayblack Almost 200 years have passed since author Henry James first published his novella The Aspern Papers in The Atlantic Monthly. The story, based on the letters that Percy Bysshe Shelley wrote to Mary Shelley’s Claire Clairemont, has been adapted in many forms since that original publication, even adapted on stage...

May 11th, 2019

ESPN To Carry Exclusive NBA Draft Lottery Coverage

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack As the 2018-19 NBA season winds down, ESPN will carry coverage of the first building block for the 2019-20 season. The worldwide leader in sports will broadcast the 2018 NBA Draft Lottery May 14 from 8:30 – 9p.m.  The broadcast will originate live from Chicago, ILL and will feature the reveal for the Draft lottery order, analysis from ESPN on-air talent and interviews...

May 7th, 2019

ABKCO To Release Archived Rolling Stones Concert

Courtesy: ABKCO Films/ABKCO Music & Records By Philip Sayblack The Rolling Stones’ fans are getting another archived show from the band this summer. ABKCO Films and ABKCO Music & Records will release The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus June 7.  Originally recorded over the course of two days in December 1968 at the BBC Studios to promote the band’s then new album Beggar’s Banquet,...

May 1st, 2019