April 9th 2019
Bluray Tuesday returns! This week is filled with indie and older titles released for the first time on Bluray. But first up is a new title, The Amityville Murders, another take on the Amityville horror story. This one is not the best we have seen but definitely not the worst either. Next up is family film A Dog's Way Home. This film looks like is spoiled by its trailer that paints out the whole story in two minutes. Will Farrell's new comedy hits shelves today titled Holmes & Watson based on Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson. Rounding out the week is History Channel show Project Blue, The God Inside My Ear, and The Iguana With The Tongue of Fire from Arrow Video. So what will you buy, rent or skip this week? Let us know in the Comments. Until next week!
The Amityville Murders: Amazon - $19.99
On the night of November 13, 1974, Ronald DeFeo, Jr. took a high-powered rifle and murdered his entire family as they slept. At his trial, DeFeo claimed that "voices" in the house commanded him to kill. This is their story.
A Dog's Way Home: Amazon - $19.99
As a puppy, Bella finds her way into the arms of Lucas, a young man who gives her a good home. When Bella becomes separated from Lucas, she soon finds herself on an epic 400-mile journey to reunite with her beloved owner. Along the way, the lost but spirited dog touches the lives of an orphaned mountain lion, a down-on-his-luck veteran and some friendly strangers who happen to cross her path.
Project Blue Book (Season One): Amazon - $21.99
The story of the real-life, U.S. Air Force-sponsored investigations into UFO-related phenomena from 1947-70.
Holmes & Watson: Amazon - $19.99
A humorous take on Arthur Conan Doyle's classic mysteries featuring Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson.
Berlin, I Love You: Amazon - $15.99
Ten stories of love, compassion, redemption and acceptance set against the vivid backdrop of Berlin.
Enigma: Amazon - $17.99
A CIA agent tries to infiltrate Soviet intelligence to stop a murderous diabolical plot.
We Die Young: Amazon - $15.99
The story takes place in the slums of Washington DC, a world ruled by violent gangs and ruthless drug dealers. We get to see what happens to the characters over the course of 24 hours. Lucas, a 14-year-old Hispanic boy, inducted since age 10 into the brutal gang life of a San Salvadorean neighborhood in Washington D.C., is determined that his 10-year-old brother Miguel won't follow the same path. When Daniel (an Afghanistan war veteran) comes into the neighborhood looking for drugs to escape his own reality, an unusual opportunity arises that can change their lives forever. With the help of Daniel, Lucas tries to flee his gang-lord mentor, Rincon.
Glass (2015): Amazon - $30.00
Sex, conspiracy and violence explode in GLASS, the second instalment of Vince D'Amato's neo-giallo series. Tirra Dent plays Zarana, a woman consumed by paranoia and rabid nightmares after she finds herself relentlessly stalked by the enigmatic killer. Set in the "glass jungle" of Vancouver's gentrified neighbourhoods, Glass is a scathing critique of social media and the society of middle and lower classes.
Strange Nature: Amazon - $17.99
Based on a true unsolved ecological mystery, thousands of hideously deformed frogs have turned up in the waters of Minnesota. As seen through the eyes of a one hit wonder single-mother and her 11-year old son, a small town struggles with the unknown when the deadly mutations move beyond the ponds.
The God Inside My Ear: Amazon - $12.99
Elizia has just experienced a sudden breakup with her boyfriend, Fred, who has left her to join a UFO Cult in California. This breakup becomes a catalyst that triggers strange visions and voices. Mysterious figures hidden away in a secret control room begin controlling Elizia, hypnotizing her and sending her cryptic messages that she becomes determined to decode. Confiding her problems to a random telemarketer only attracts more problems as the telemarketer begins stalking her. Elizia seeks solutions through a number of methods, including visits to physicians, psychiatrists, psychics and even experimenting with hallucinogenics. But all of her troubleshooting only seems to add more chaos as the psychedelic darkness encroaches around her. Throughout the film, Elizia's friends try to help her figure out if these experiences are real or some sort of delirium.
The Blood Drinkers: Amazon - $21.99
This weird and chilling tale of vampires and the undead seeking to bring their kind back to life features the evil Marco (Ronald Remy), an updated version of the vampiric Count Dracula replete with cape, fangs, and clean-shaven head! Marco seeks to reanimate his long lost love and infuse her with the blood of his victims as he casts his evil spell over the inhabitants of a lonely village. Sharp fangs gleam in the night as bloodsuckers and bats seek fresh blood from the veins of their victims in this eerie drive-in favorite, also known as "The Vampire People" and featuring unusual color photography and tinting effects. A must for any vampire film collection!
The Iguana With The Tongue of Fire: Amazon - $27.99
In Dublin, a young woman is brutally murdered in her home by a maniac that throws acid in her face and then slits her throat with a razor. Her mangled body is later discovered in the boot of a limousine owned by the Swiss Ambassador Sobiesky. The Ambassador, who was the dead woman's lover, refuses to cooperate with the police due to his diplomatic immunity. John Norton, an ex-cop famed for his brutal working methods, is brought in to help and gets too deeply involved when he stars an affair with the Ambassador's beautiful step-daughter, Helen. Meanwhile, the brutal killings continue.
Blood Lake: Amazon - $13.99
Six teenagers decide to party one weekend, but before the partying begins one couple disappears. Only to be fount brutally murdered. A blood thirsty killer is stalking their summer playground. One by one bodies begin to show up, as they become prey to the venomous vengeance-seeking maniac.