• Ranking Steven Soderbergh's Top 10 Films

    Posted Tue Jan 17, 2012 at 02:15 PM PST by

    This month has seen the Blu-ray release of his worldwide plague thriller 'Contagion' and the Criterion release of his masterpiece about the world of drug trafficking, 'Traffic.' So I'd like to take this time to rank what I believe are the top ten favorite Soderbergh films.

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  • Top 5/Bottom 5: Steve Buscemi

    Posted Mon Jan 16, 2012 at 02:05 PM PST by

    Buscemi has been in his fair of stinkers over the years. Pretty much any time he teams up with Adam Sandler you know you're in for a crappy Buscemi experience. On the other hand, whenever Buscemi teams up with the Coen Brothers, you know you're likely in for a great movie and performance.

    Let's take a look at Steve Buscemi's career and see if we can narrow down his top five and bottom five movies shall we?

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  • The Bonus View is Giving Away 20 Blu-rays During Sunday Night's Golden Globes Live-Blog!!!

    Posted Fri Jan 13, 2012 at 11:40 AM PST by

    Last year we had tons of fun during our live-blogging events. The Oscars were a blast and we gave away a bunch of free Blu-rays to other chatters. This year the live-blogging Golden Globes event will be even bigger. We're giving away 20, count them 20, Blu-rays to all of you who will be joining in on the chat with us. Not only will you be able to chat with us live and get showered with our unfiltered wit, but we're also showering you with prizes galore. How could your Sunday night get any better?

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  • Aaron's Top 11 Blu-rays of 2011

    Posted Wed Jan 11, 2012 at 12:30 PM PST by

    In honor of 2011, I have picked the 11 Blu-ray releases that I particularly liked. There's no calculation or algorithm used to determine the top discs. Many of these releases I like for different reasons.

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  • HDD's Interview with 'Shakespeare in Love' director John Madden

    Posted Tue Jan 10, 2012 at 01:20 PM PST by

    With 'Shakespeare in Love' finally coming to Blu-ray domestically on January 31st, director John Madden took some time between flights to talk to us about the new Lionsgate Blu-ray release of the film and his upcoming movie 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.'

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  • Top 5/Bottom 5: Don Cheadle

    Posted Tue Jan 10, 2012 at 12:20 PM PST by

    With the debut of Cheadle's new series on Showtime, and his role in the recently released dark comedy 'The Guard,' we take a look back at his career and document the highs and the lows.

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  • Bonus View Digest - January 6, 2012

    Posted Fri Jan 6, 2012 at 11:20 AM PST by

    As I sniffed, coughed, and sneezed through the night – all the while cursing the cold drugs for not working like they promised they would – I was able to catch up on all of this week's great articles that were posted on the blog. Check out what you may have missed.

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  • Looking Back: Some of the Top Movies of 2011

    Posted Thu Jan 5, 2012 at 01:15 PM PST by

    2011 has been full of smaller fantastic films, the types of movies that would be considered awards underdogs any other year.

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  • High-Def Digest's Favorite Bookmarks: January 2012

    Posted Wed Jan 4, 2012 at 12:55 PM PST by

    Welcome back to another edition of High-Def Digest's favorite bookmarks, where we spotlight some great scenes from various Blu-ray titles that we've found ourselves revisiting again and again.

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  • Bonus View Digest - December 30, 2011

    Posted Fri Dec 30, 2011 at 02:00 PM PST by

    We took a day or two off over at The Bonus View so we could celebrate the holidays, too. Believe it or not, even we need a break from writing about movies and TV. Yes, it's hard to believe... I know.

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  • Win 'Kung Fu Panda 2' on Blu-ray!

    Posted Wed Dec 28, 2011 at 11:15 AM PST by Mike Attebery

    Did Santa bring you all the Blu-rays you wanted for Christmas? What, no? Well, let's see if we can fix that by offering you the chance to win 'Kung Fu Panda 2' on Blu-ray. Doesn’t that sound like a good idea? We thought so! Read on after the break for all the instructions on how to enter.

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  • Top 5 / Bottom 5: Jack Black

    Posted Tue Dec 13, 2011 at 01:15 PM PST by

    'Kung Fu Panda 2' comes to Blu-ray this week. Besides the easily relatable characters and their soft plush look, which is perfect for merchandising, much of the success of the 'Kung Fu Panda' franchise can be laid at the feet of its star voice: Mr. Jack Black.

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  • Bonus View Digest - December 9, 2011

    Posted Fri Dec 9, 2011 at 11:30 AM PST by

    This week was packed full of interesting articles and reviews. Check out some of the stuff you may have missed!

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  • HDD Study Hall: Gary Oldman

    Posted Thu Dec 8, 2011 at 11:55 AM PST by

    In theaters this week is the new highly complex and equally confusing espionage investigation flick 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy.' At the top of the credits is Gary Oldman, easily one of today's best working actors.

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  • The Best of HBO on Blu-ray

    Posted Tue Dec 6, 2011 at 01:20 PM PST by

    Let's face it, there's a lot of good television nowadays, it's much too hard to keep track of it all. DVRs fill up quicker and quicker with so many must watch shows airing on a weekly basis, it's hard to keep up. Thank goodness for TV on Blu-ray.

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  • Top 5 / Bottom 5: Daniel Craig

    Posted Mon Dec 5, 2011 at 11:10 AM PST by

    With his newest film 'Cowboys & Aliens' hitting Blu-ray this week, and his starring role in David Fincher's adaption of 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' hitting theaters soon, we thought we'd review Craig's career and take a look at some of his best and worst movies.

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  • A Sneak Peak at 'The Smurfs' Second Screen and Exclusive Blu-ray Special Features

    Posted Thu Dec 1, 2011 at 02:35 PM PST by
    Sony Pictures Imageworks

    Our friends at Sony Pictures Imageworks were kind enough to invite HDD to their studio lot in beautiful Culver City, California to learn se about the various Blu-ray editions, test out Smurf-O-Vision: Second Screen Experience and some family friends apps, and enjoy an early look at 'The Smurfs: A Christmas Carol.'

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  • Non-traditional Must-Watch Christmas Movie List

    Posted Wed Nov 30, 2011 at 02:25 PM PST by

    You can make a list two miles long of standard and appropriately festive films, but this year I wanted to make a checklist of the unconventional Christmas flicks – the ones that might not have so much to do with Christmas, but are set during the holiday season. Agree with it or not, here is my list of Nontraditional Must-Watch Christmas Movies.

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  • HDD Study Hall: Martin Scorsese

    Posted Wed Nov 30, 2011 at 01:25 PM PST by

    Instead of going through the list and revisiting five of his past credits, this edition of the HDD Study Hall will begin by taking a look at his life and many achievements and wrap up with a list of five Scorsese documentaries that many of us probably have not seen.

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  • Enter to Win 1 of 3 'Tucker and Dale vs. Evil' Blu-rays!

    Posted Tue Nov 29, 2011 at 04:00 PM PST by Mike Attebery

    This week, we have three copies of the cult horror comedy 'Tucker and Dale vs. Evil,' one of which could very easily be yours for the taking.

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