The Blu Spot
Blu-ray Reviews, Theatrical Reviews & More
Film Critic Jeff Beck
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Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore: Another Sub-Par Return to the Wizarding World (Blu-ray)
Morbius: A Toothless Vampire Flick with Poor Execution (Blu-ray)
Ambulance: An Epic Chase That Goes Nowhere (Blu-ray)
The Tales of Hoffmann: A Visual Feast with Narrative Shortcomings (Criterion Blu-ray)
The Batman: An Intriguing Approach Undone By a Weak Screenplay (Blu-ray)
Westworld: Season Three: A Talented Cast and Stunning Visuals Hindered by Poor Writing (Blu-ray)
The Show: "Westworld" has been quite the trip of ups and downs so far. The first season, while a little slow to get the plot moving,...
Moonstruck: An Atypically Strong Rom-Com (Criterion Blu-ray)
The Film: I've never been the biggest fan of romantic comedies. Over the decades, it's been a genre that, for the most part, always seems...
Rick and Morty: The Complete Fourth Season: The Biggest and Best Season Yet (Blu-ray)
There's nothing quite like Adult Swim's animated show "Rick and Morty" anywhere else on TV, and it's not a show that's particularly easy to
The Alfred Hitchcock Classics Collection: A Stunning Set of Some of the Maestro's Most Beloved Works
The Films: Sir Alfred Hitchcock, "The Master of Suspense." What can be said of the brilliant auteur that hasn't already been said?...
The Flash: The Complete Sixth Season: Aims High, but Settles for Average (Blu-ray)
The Show: Last season, "The Flash" delivered another exciting set of episodes that, while somewhat dampened by a lackluster villain and a...
His Dark Materials: The Complete First Season: Visually Impressive, but Structurally Flawed (Blu-ray
The Show: Back in 2007, writer/director Chris Weitz attempted to bring the first part of Philip Pullman's "His Dark Materials" to life...
The Hunt: A Wild, Over-The-Top Thriller (Blu-ray)
The Film: Craig Zobel's "The Hunt" is a film that was marred by controversy well before it was even released. Out of respect for the...
The Invisible Man (2020): A Thrilling Update of the Classic Tale (Blu-ray)
The Film: H.G. Wells' infamous novel "The Invisible Man" has always been a popular piece of material for adaptation, spawning several TV...
Just Mercy: A Real-Life Story Becomes an Overly-Familiar Procedural (Blu-ray)
The Film: Up until recently, writer/director Destin Daniel Cretton's filmmaking career has been rather "under the radar." After a decade...
1917: A Marvelous Technical and Narrative Achievement (Blu-ray)
The Film: Director Sam Mendes has had quite the interesting career. With his outstanding 1999 debut theatrical feature, "American...
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