The story of Lizzie Borden, the 32-year-old woman who allegedly butchered her family with an axe in the late 1800s, has been told countless times in film and on television, and the Fall River, Massachusetts woman has become a mainstay of urban legend, even inspiring a grisly nursery rhyme. But Craig William Macneill offers a fresh take on the Borden killings in Lizzie, positing the accused murderess (Chloe Sevigny) as a headstrong woman and closeted lesbian so fed up with the patriarchy that she… well, you probably know the answer.
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom stomped the box office this summer and now your pals at The Nerd Repository and the Drinks and Discourse Podcast are giving away THREE copies of the Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom on Blu-Ray so you wreak havoc with your dino pals anytime you want!
Best known for female-driven, laugh-out-loud comedies like Bridesmaids and The Heat, director Paul Feig brings his signature brand of humor – albeit noticeably muted – to the Gone Girl crowd with a sleek, stylish and altogether satisfying adaptation of Darcey Bell’s 2017 novel, A Simple Favor. Gross-out gags and slapstick antics are nowhere to be found here, but Feig’s wryness is a perfect match for American Horror Story: Coven writer Jessica Sharzer’s wickedly funny script, brought to life by a pair of knockout performances from its leading ladies. Anna Kendrick portrays Stephanie, a widowed mommy vlogger whose boundless energy and…
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment provided us with free copies of the Blu-Ray we are giving away in this post. The universe itself is in danger as CW’s longest-running scripted series sees The Winchesters continue their journey as Supernatural: The Complete Thirteenth Season debuts on Blu-ray™ Sept 4th – and your pals at The Nerd Repository and The Drinks and Discourse Podcast are giving THREE lucky readers a chance to take home free copies on Blu-ray.
Amazon Studios has been all-in with the marketing and promotion for their highly anticipated new series Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan for nearly all of 2018 displaying an enormous amount of faith in the show. The international military-thriller stars John Krasinski (A Quiet Place) as the iconic hero from Tom Clancy’s best-selling novel series that has been previously portrayed by an illustrious list of actors including Harrison Ford (Patriot Games), Alec Baldwin (The Hunt for Red October), Ben Affleck (The Sum of all Fear), and most recently Chris Pine (Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit).
Avengers: Infinity War is not only the biggest film of the year, but also the largest scale superhero film of all time with over a decade worth of build-up. Now your pals at The Nerd Repository and the Drinks and Discourse Podcast are giving away a copy of the Avengers: Infinity War on Blu-Ray so you can watch that snap change the MCU for good over and over again!
Disenchantment is the long-awaited new adult animated series from The Simpsons and Futurama mastermind Matt Groening. Neither set in the present or the future, this time out Groening explores Dreamland – a mythological fairy tale world full of ogres, sprites, harpies, imps, trolls, walruses, and lots of human fools.
The Death of Superman at long last hits Blu-Ray this week after being only available via Digital outlets since late July. The film re-creates the iconic story from the 90’s comic books that tells of Superman’s ultimate sacrifice and at the heart of this adaptation is the relationship between Clark Kent/Superman and Lois Lane played by real life husband and wife couple Jerry O’Connell and Rebecca Romijn.
Winnie the Pooh and friends have charmed generation after generation of children and adults with their innocence, humor and heart, but nothing lasts forever – especially childhood. Director Marc Forster’s new film Christopher Robin attempts to explore what happens to the animals of The Hundred Acre Wood after the title character leaves to grow up and suddenly returns during a difficult time in his adult life.
Legends of Tomorrow has soldified itself as the Arrow-verse’s most out there and most fun show – anything can happen and usually does. After the unforgettable final clash featuring Beebo vs Mallus, we last saw the Legends interrupted on their much deserved vacation by Constantine (Matt Ryan) delivering the dire news that their battle had opened the way for magic and demonic threats to escape to Earth.