A Chef, British TV and a Magic Cat on Home Video
By a Front Row Features Staff Reporter Audiences know Jon Favreau these days as the director of big budget blockbusters like the “Iron Man “ franchise and “Elf,” but he also is a pretty good actor. In “Chef,” arriving on DVD and Blu-ray Tuesday, he plays a disenchanted master chef who reignites h [...]
A Heartwarming Texas Drama on DVD Tuesday
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features Wholesome family entertainment is in the offing with “Home is Where the Heart Is,” (theatrically released as “Watercolor Postcards” in 2012) which comes out on DVD Tuesday, August 19. The DVD comes with a Vudu digital copy. The drama, directed by Rajeev Dassani [...]
Animated ‘Rio 2,’ ‘Justin’ Hit Home Video
By a Front Row Features Staff Reporter Unlikely heroes are at the heart of two new family-friendly home video releases. New on Blu-ray and DVD is “Rio 2,” the worthy recent follow up to the hit 2011 animated comedy about two rare blue macaws from different worlds that find true love. Jesse Eisenb [...]
A Return to ‘Twilight Zone’ on New DVD Set
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features Fifty-five years ago, the spooky TV anthology series “The Twilight Zone,” debuted on CBS, ushering in an era of drama that was provocative, frequently allegorical and often just downright frightening. Narrated, hosted and often written by writer/playwright Rod  [...]