Shout Factory

  • Shout Select February Titles

    Shout! Factory has announced two very interesting Blu-rays, consisting of three feature films, that they will release in February as part of their prestige Shout Select line.  First up, on February 13th, is the “scar you for life” depressing animated film The Plague Dogs (1982), based on the book...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: Ernie Kovacs: Take a Good Look (Shout! Factory)

    For the release week of 10/17/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week:Ernie Kovacs: Take A Good Look: The Definitive Collection : The fact that this is my “pick of the week” should come as no surprise, as I recently reviewed this 7-disc box set and called it...
  • Take a Good Look (1959-1961)

    It’s only October, but I can already name the best video release of the year.  That honor goes to Shout! Factory’s Ernie Kovacs: Take A Good Look: The Definitive Collection, which contains every surviving episode of a short-lived game show hosted by avant-garde television comedian Ernie Kovacs. Kovacs has...
  • The Loreley’s Grasp (Los garras de Lorelei, 1974)

    Welcome back! As promised, here is the review to The Loreley’s Grasp, the second film in the Scream Factory Blu-ray Double Feature that includes The Night of the Sorcerers.  Also released in 1974, The Loreley’s Grasp is one part monster movie and one part Wagnerian opera. Mix together for goofiness. A small...
  • Shout Select’s First-Ever Sale!

    Greetings, bargain hunters, Shout! Factory is having a sale through Friday on select on Blu-rays titles, including the entire Shout Select line.  Plus, shipping is free on orders of $50 or more, as long as one of the titles in your cart is a qualifying sale title. Whether you...
  • The Night of the Sorcerers (La noche de los brujos, 1974)

    There are some movies, which are like the denizens on the “Island of Misfit Toys” — just a little bit off, a tad strange, a smidge odd, or altogether broken. Still, just because these misfits find themselves in the junk drawer of cinema history, doesn’t mean that they don’t...
  • Labor Day Weekend Blu-ray/DVD Sales

    Greetings, comparison shoppers, Labor Day Weekend is here, and with it, many video labels are having limited-time sales on Blu-rays and DVDs.  Below is a compilation of the sales I’ve encountered thus far.  Most of these sales end Monday, so act now if you are interested. As I become...
  • Garv’s Pick of the Week: The Man With Two Brains (Warner Archive)

    For the release week of 8/29/17: Garv’s Pick of the Week: The Man with Two Brains : Steve Martin’s best collaboration with director Carl Reiner is the story of a man who falls in love with a woman for her brain rather than her body.  Unfortunately,...
  • Shout/Scream Factory Comic-Con Announcements

    San Diego Comic-Con is in full swing, and that means panels that yield announcements of Blu-rays and DVDs that we can look forward to in upcoming months.  Last night, Shout Factory revealed titles for it’s Shout Select and Scream Factory imprints that we should see later this year or early...
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