Join us for the eighth episode of season 1 of The Masters of Geek podcast! This is a new podcast where we breakdown and analyze an entire directors filmography, in an attempt to find common threads, artistic style, and compile a definitive ranking of how we rate their films. For the first season of this show we have selected a small independent filmmaker named Steven Spielberg. This episode covers Jurassic Park (1993) & The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)!
After getting a highly praised remastered disc in the UK, THE TERMINATOR is finally getting the deluxe treatment here thanks to 20th Century Fox. The film obviously needs no introduction and if anyone has checked out the currently released blu-ray of the film, there is no need to explain why this disc is welcome. Fox are well aware of the following of this one and are supplying a generous supplements package to accompany the new remaster:
Summit have announced the 2012 horror film SINISTER for blu-ray release on February 29th, 2013. The film was surprisingly well received by critics and horror fans when released theatrically (consider the quote from usual genre hater Roger Ebert on the box art) but I can't say that I sided with the acclaim. Still, it's better than most of the fodder that the genre gets lately and this could really earn an audience at home. Summit are embracing that potential and are giving this a surprisingly packed disc, featuring:
Awards seasons has officially started with the New York Film Critics Circle announcing their annual awards. Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty took the top honors winning Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Cinematography. Steven Spielberg's Lincoln also won three awards including Best Actor, Best Supporting Actress, and Best Screenplay. Check out the full list below!