A complex and visually stunning fictionalization of how a young American pope stirs up trouble in the Catholic church.
Eureka Entertainment releases the 1999 ‘Exorcist’ imitation ‘Stigmata’ in a dual format edition, but does the film fare any better nearly two decades on?
A.D. The Bible Continues is out now on Blu-ray from MGM.
Ridley Scott turns Exodus into an action/adventure flick, available now on Blu-ray in time for Easter and Passover.
Noah is stunning visual spectacle that leaves the bible behind for an epic fantasy adventure instead.
Cecil B. DeMille’s epic retelling of this Biblical story gets a superb first Blu-ray restoration.
Producers Roma Downey and Mark Burnett have enlisted literal armies of fine actors, three excellent directors, and judicious selection of Old and New Testament episodes for this “epic miniseries.” While there is occasional unevenness in the picture quality, this huge undertaking succeeds where some of its biblical predecessors have failed in delivering an effective dramatic whole.
Forget the historical inaccuracies, the second season of The Borgias is an addictive guilty pleasure you won’t want to miss on Blu-ray.
A two-hour retelling of the Book of Esther, this biblical epic has some spectacular visual and audio effects, but is undermined by sub-par dialogue and rather lame performances by its king and queen.
Terrible melodrama and a retread of the same plots from the previous mini-series, The Pillars of the Earth, make World Without End, seem like no more than lame imitation hoping for similar success.