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The Secret of the Sword

"I've got that flying horsey in my sight" He-Man & the Masters of the Universe was a massive hit toy line and a massive hit animated TV series. He-Man ruled the airwaves in the 80s and it would only make sense to not only make a feature length theatrical film but also a new spin-off series with a new character! The film follows Price Adam/He-Man as he embarks on the search for his twin sister. Turns out that a new villain by the name of Hordak had kidnapped He-Man's twin sister shortly after birth and taken here to another dimension on a planet called Etherea. No one knows what happened to the little girl, Adora. But, with this information and with a magical sword, He-Man is on his way to find Princess Adora.  What much can be said of "The Secret of the Sword", it's not necessarily a film for cinemas as there is nothing special enough about the movie for it to warrant a theatrical release, other than the length of the film. The animation remains the

Import Corner: Mr. Vampire (Eureka Entertainment) Blu-ray Review

Mr. Vampire is a really fun 80's horror-comedy that can rightfully sit next to the likes of Ghostbusters and Gremlins as a must-see 80's horror-comedy. Click on through to find out if the new blu-ray is worth a purchase. Studio: Eureka Entertainment Release Date: November 7th, 1985 (theatrical) / July 20th, 2020 (blu-ray) Run Time: 96 mins Region Code: B (locked) Picture: 1080p (1.85:1 aspect ratio) Sound: Cantonese LCPM 1.0, English LPCM 2.0 (European), English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (American) Subtitles: English Slipcover: Yes Digital Copy: No Starring: Ching-Ying Lam, Siu-hou Chin, Yuen Wah, Anthony Chan, Ma Wu, Moon Lee Written by Ricky Lau, Cheuk-Hon Szeto, and Barry Wong Directed by Ricky Lau Rating: BBFC: 15 (martial arts violence) THE FILM During a reburial, the local priest notices that the corpse has not decomposed and has the blue fingernails typical of a vampire. Before he can destroy the vampire, it escapes. Now he must deal

Screenshot Saturday: Enter the Dragon (Part of the Criterion Collection Release)

Studio: Criterion  Release Date: August 19th, 1973 (theatrical) / July 14th, 2020 (blu-ray) Run Time: 99 mins Region Code: A (locked) Picture: 1080p (2.35:1 aspect ratio) Sound: English LPCM Mono Subtitles: English Slipcover: No Digital Copy: No Starring: Bruce Lee, Jim Kelly, John Saxon, Kien Shih, and Bolo Yeung Written by Michael Allin Directed by Robert Clouse Rating: R (martial arts violence and nudity) THE FILM THE FEATURES