HDTV Buying Guide
- In this version of our Guide, I discuss Ultra HD TVs and Smart TVs as well as other shifts in the TV marketplace.
Blu-ray Player Buying Guide
- A seismic shift in the Blu-ray player market has occurred. It's definitely time to update the Guide to reflect the current trends. And for your convenience, I have assembled a shopping Checklist.
- Here is a sci-fi movie that fires on all cylinders - or rockets - or computer chips: The writing. The acting. The soundtrack. The CG. It's all provocatively off-the-wall and on-the-mark, with something for every adventuresome movie fanatic.
A Most Violent Year
- J.C. Chandor explores the grip, grift and graft in the barrio battles over the control of NYC heating-petrol wars. While not an inherently riveting setting, the multiple creative talents that ignite the story hook you at hello.
The Hundred Foot Journey
- Conflict and competition commences. French snobbery versus Indian joie de vivre. One stuffy dame versus five lively kids. Subtle monochrome sauces versus startling radiant spices. Symphonic harmony versus pulsing percussions.
Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart
- The freaky-cute look of Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart
can be described as a cross pollination of malnourished Russian nesting dolls with Tim Burton's obsession for Helena Bonham Carter and Johnny Depp.
Pull Up a Chair
- How close do you have to sit to see the difference between a 1080p and a 720p HDTV?
ABCedia of Design
- I am not the first on a quest for a livable visual solution.