Weekly Recap: The Invisible Man, The Whistlers, Greed, Onward & More!
This week has a shiny new release in the form of The Invisible Man, which is very good. A number of solid films in limited release to look out for as well. Plus, I have an early review of Pixar's latest, Onward. Plenty of new releases on home media as well, including some very enjoyable films like Knives Out and Color Out of Space, along with several Criterion Collection reviews. Finally, there are my various lists and some new trailers to dig into as well, along with our latest podcasts covering The Call of the Wild and more. Enjoy, and thanks for reading!
New to Theaters:
(All Reviews Are Linked)
- The Invisible Man - A terrific and scary update of the classic horror character.
- The Whistlers - A quirky Romanian crime flick.
- Greed - The makers of The Trip go all Big Short.
- Early Review: Onward - A fun time with Pixar
- Emma. - A very stylish take on Jane Austen. Now in more theaters.
New On 4K/Blu-ray/DVD/Streaming:
- Knives Out - A very good whodunnit.
- Color Out of Space - Get wacky with Lovecraft and Cage.
- Frozen II - Surprisingly mediocre for Disney.
- Jay and Silent Bob Reboot - Lower tier Kevin Smith.
- Cold War - Criterion - One of my favorites of the last decade.
- When We Were Kings - Criterion - Ali was the greatest. One of my favorite documentaries.
- Local Hero - Criterion - An involving Scottish comedy-drama.
- Fail Safe - Criterion - One of the tensest films from the 60s.
- The Call of the Wild - Aaron and Abe spend this week talking about The Call of the Wild, the latest adaptation of the famous Jack London novel.
- All Episodes
Trailers & Other Articles Of Note:
- New Trailer Raises Hopes for Why Candyman is Ideal for 2020
- Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker
- Saint Maud
- The Painted Bird
- The Eddy
- The Top 100 Films of the Decade (2010 - 2019)
- Most Anticipated Films of 2020
- Top 20 3D Movies of the Decade
- May Criterion Releases
- Godzilla Is Getting Closer
- Godzilla Criterion Box Set Announcement
- Godzilla: King of the Monsters Podcast
- Destroy All Monsters Discussion
- All Monsters Attack Discussion