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The Year of 2018: The Disappointments

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Every year, as we all take a look back at the best and the worst that the year had to offer, I like to take a look at the films that either were disappointments or surprisingly good. Top Ten and Bottom Ten lists are easy to do. It is the middle ground that is harder to gauge. Not all of these films were bad, they were just disappointing.


It has been quite a while since Pixar made a good film. I know that some will say that Coco was good, but I didn’t like it. For all the razzle-dazzle the film had going on, I found it surprisingly cold. The last good film that Pixar made was Inside Out and that was three years and five films ago. I was kind of excited to see Incredibles 2 because I liked the first film. The ingredients were all there. The cast was back as was Brad Bird, who wrote and directed the first film. How could this go wrong?

There are a lot of things wrong with Incredibles 2. While the animation and voice acting are top notch, the story and the action scenes are not. The stor…

Slasher Hunt 2018: Maniac (1980): 3-Disc Limited Edition (Blue Underground) Blu-ray Review + Screenshots

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SHORTS! (Blu-ray Reviews Done Quick) Vol. 2: Urban Legend: Collector's Edition, Mission: Impossible: Fallout, Who's Harry Crumb: Retro VHS release, and Stranger Things: Season 2 (Target Exclusive)

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Vinegar Syndrome Is Bringing Splatter University, There's Nothing Out There, A Climax of Blue Power, and Uninvited to Blu-ray in January

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Scream Factory Brings Plague of Zombies to Blu-ray In January

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Fred "The Hammer" Williamson and Pam Grier Make Another Trip To Blu-ray With Bucktown (1975) From Scorpion Releasing

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Summer of 84 (Gunpowder and Sky) Blu-ray Review + Screenshots

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Meet The Cure. Cobra Blasts It's Way Onto Blu-ray This January.

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The Phantom Empire (Retromedia) Blu-ray Review + Screenshots

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Arrow Video Announces Their February Line-Up And There Is Something For (Almost) Everyone

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