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Death Race 2050 (Blu-ray Review)

Death Race, the original, was made in 1975, considered a cult classic piece of B-grade genre filmmaking from the master of such, Roger Corman.  We went a whole 33 years with no sequels, TV spin-offs or remakes.  In 2008, the film was remade as is popular to do nowadays, but it spawned a straight-to-video surge […]

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Roger Corman’s DEATH RACE 2050 Available on Blu-ray January 17

A delirious blend of high-octane action, razor-sharp political satire and full-throttle mayhem, Roger Corman’s Death Race 2050arrives on Blu-ray™ combo pack, DVD and Digital HD January 17, 2017, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. The highly anticipated reboot of the cult classic Death Race 2000, the Universal 1440 Entertainment original production straps viewers into the driver’s […]

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The Hobbit The Battle of the Five Armies Battles On Blu-ray This March!

The Hobbit The Battle of the Five Armies arrives on Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, 2-Disc DVD Special Edition and Digital HD on March 24th from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment.  The Blu-ray and Digital HD include much desired extras such as “Recruiting the Five Armies,” “Completing Middle-earth,” “The Last Goodbye” and “New Zealand: Home […]

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Spartacus: The Complete Series – Limited Edition (Blu-ray Review)

There’s no denying that the early success of Why So Blu can be traced back to three key triggering events in our website’s now six-year timeline.  The odd or ironic thing about it is that all three of those events revolve around one premium cable television series.  Yep!  You guessed it…Starz’s Spartacus!  Those events include the […]

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The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug Extended Edition 3D (Blu-ray Review)

Here we are once again.  It’s the same place we were last year.  It’s fall time and the leaves are changing so it must be coincidentally time for the latest Lord of the Rings (LOTR) saga…err I mean The Hobbit saga on Blu-ray in its “Extended” form.  And low and behold…IT IS!  How about I make a […]

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Spartacus: The Complete Series (Blu-ray Review)

It is certainly fitting to find myself reviewing the Blu-ray set for Spartacus: The Complete Series.  Without this series I would have never met Why So Blu? creator Brian White, who has afforded me the opportunity to write for this site.  In a general sense, writing about Spartacus has been a huge boon for the […]

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Arrow The Complete Second Season (Blu-ray Review)

When CW first announced that they were doing an Arrow tv series, I was skeptical.  Oliver Queen is one of the most liberal and rebellious characters in the DCU, I wasn’t sure how the WB was going to pull it off.  Luckily, the first season was a great success, mostly due to lowered expectations (on […]

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‘Spartacus: The Complete Series’ Blu-ray Giveaway Contest! HUGE!!!

Spartacus: The Complete Series, the acclaimed Starz Original series, is coming to Blu-ray on September 16th courtesy of Anchor Bay Entertainment.  If you’ve been an avid reader of Why So Blu over the past 5 years or so, then I don’t think I need to tell you how much Spartacus means to this site.  It’s not […]

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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Extended Edition Debuts November 4

You knew this day was coming, right?  It just had to!  So without further ado let’s get this news engine rolling here.  Warner Bros. is excited, no ecstatic, to announce the newest epic in the Hobbit Trilogy arriving on Blu-ray 3D and Blu-ray this November 4th The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Extended Edition!  The Extended Edition features […]

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Arrow: The Complete Second Season on Blu-ray Combo Pack Sept. 16th

Oliver Queen goes from hood to hero in CW’s #1 show, Arrow: The Complete Second Season.  The DVD and Blu-ray Combo Pack has a release date of September 16th and will contain all 23 action-packed episodes plus all-new-featurettes, deleted scenes, a gag reel, a bonus recap episode called “Year One” and more!  Honestly, all I care […]

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All Hail ‘Spartacus: The Complete Series’ on Blu-ray September 16th!

When news of this incredible box set first hit my desk today and later from my favorite PR person in the world I knew I had to get the word out about this at my very first opportunity when it presented itself.  That such moment is now!  Quite honestly, I don’t know if I would […]

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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (Blu-ray Review)

Here we are once again.  It’s the same place we were last year.  It’s spring time so it must be coincidentally time for the newest entry in The Lord of the Rings (LOTR) saga…err I mean The Hobbit saga on Blu-ray.  And low and behold…IT IS!  How about I make a promise to you from […]

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Bilbo to the Rescue in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (Movie Review)

Here we are once again.  It’s the same place we were last year.  It’s the cold month of December so it must be coincidentally time for the newest entry in The Lord of the Rings (LOTR) saga…err I mean The Hobbit saga.  And low and behold…IT IS!  Whether it’s a bad omen or not, the […]

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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Extended Edition (Blu-ray Review)

Did the world really need this?  Is the world even ready for this?  Wasn’t 10+ hours of theatrical cuts (and even more with the extended editions) enough to sit through back in the day and again on Blu-ray?  Are we ready for three more consecutive years of a tale that’s mainly self-contained in one book […]

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Spartacus: War of the Damned Blu-ray Giveaway Contest!

Oh my God!  She has done it again!  The finest PR person in the world has provided us with a title that melts in your hands if you hold it too long because that’s how hot it is!  Of course I’m talking about the upcoming Blu-ray release of Spartacus: War of the Damned.  And guess […]

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New Bonus Feature from Spartacus: War of the Damned – “A Bloody Farewell”

My favorite PR person in the entire UNIVERSE has come through again for us…this time’s a HUGE Bonus Feature clip from the upcoming DVD and Blu-ray release of the acclaimed Starz Original series Spartacus: War of the Damned – The Complete Third Season, which is slated for an availability  date of September 3rd in retail […]

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Spartacus: War of the Damned The Complete Third Season Dated For Blu-ray!

Here’s one that had me doing cartwheels today when this press release below hit my inbox.  I’m guilty as charged of not being a big fan of the second season, and rightfully so.  First you had to believe that Liam was the new Spartacus, but truly, can anyone ever replace Andy Whitfield in that role? […]

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Spartacus: Vengeance (Blu-ray Review)

When it comes to the hit Starz television series Spartacus, Why So Blu is all over it.  Many have come around to appreciating the stylish and blood-soaked action/drama series over the years, as they learned that there was much more to it, beyond the sex and violence, which includes the intriguing story and character arcs, […]

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