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Review – Revolutionary Road (Blu-ray)

Revolutionary Road (Blu-ray) Release Date: June 2, 2009 Own it on Blu-ray and DVD Director: Sam Mendes Writers: Justin Haythe (screenplay), Richard Yates (novel) Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Michael Shannon, Kathy Bates MPAA Rating: R HoboTrashcan’s Rating: When times get tough, we’ve all fantasized about escaping

Review – Dexter: The Second Season (Blu-ray)

Dexter: The Second Season (Blu-ray) Release Date: May 5, 2009 Own it on Blu-ray Created by: Jeff Lindsay and James Manos, Jr. Stars: Michael C. Hall, Julie Benz, Jennifer Carpenter, Lauren Vélez, David Zayas, C.S. Lee, James Remar, Erik King MPAA Rating: Unrated HoboTrashcan’s Rating: For years,

Review – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Blu-ray)

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Blu-ray) Release Date: May 5, 2009 Own it on Blu-ray and DVD Director: David Fincher Writers: Eric Roth (screenplay, screen story) and Robin Swicord (screen story) Stars: Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Taraji P. Henson, Julia Ormond, Jason Felmyng, Elias Koteas, Tilda

Review – Sin City (Blu-ray)

Sin City (Blu-ray) Release Date: April 21, 2009 Own it on Blu-ray Directors: Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez Writer: Frank Miller Stars: Jessica Alba, Benico Del Toro, Brittany Murphy, Clive Owen, Mickey Rourke, Bruce Willis, Elijah Wood MPAA Rating: R HoboTrashcan’s Rating: Sin City is a dark

Review – The Wrestler

The Wrestler Release Date: April 21, 2009 Own it on Blu-ray and DVD Director: Darren Aronofsky Writer: Robert D. Siegel Stars: Mickey Rourke , Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood MPAA Rating: R HoboTrashcan’s Rating: In February, after being somewhat skeptical about all of the acclaim The Wrestler

Review – No Country For Old Men: Collector’s Edition (Blu-ray)

No Country For Old Men: Collector’s Edition (Blu-ray) Release Date: April 7, 2009 Own it on Blu-ray and DVD Director: Ethan Coen and Joel Coen Writer: Ethan Coen and Joel Coen (screenplay), Cormac McCarthy (book) Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin, Woody Harrelson, Kelly Macdonald,

Review – Marley & Me (Blu-ray)

Marley & Me (Blu-ray) Release Date: March 31, 2009 Own it on Blu-ray and DVD Director: David Frankel Writer: Scott Frank and Don Roos (screenplay), John Grogan (book) Stars: Owen Wilson, Jennifer Aniston, Eric Dane, Alan Arkin, Kathleen Turner MPAA Rating: PG HoboTrashcan’s Rating: Here’s the thing

Review – Doubt (Blu-ray)

Doubt (Blu-ray) Release Date: April 7, 2009 Own it on Blu-ray and DVD Director: John Patrick Shanley Writer: John Patrick Shanley Stars: Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams, Viola Davis MPAA Rating: PG-13 HoboTrashcan’s Rating: “Doubt can be a bond as powerful and sustaining as certainty.”

Review – Star Wars Clone Wars: A Galaxy Divided

Star Wars Clone Wars: A Galaxy Divided Release Date: March 24, 2009 Own it on DVD Directors: Dave Bullock, Dave Filoni, Brian Kalin O’Connell Writers: Stephen Melching, Tim Burns Stars: Dee Bradley Baker, Tom Kane, Matt Lanter, James Arnold Taylor, Corey Burton, Matthew Wood, Ashley Eckstein, Catherine

Review – Quantum of Solace

Quantum of Solace Release Date: March 24, 2009 Own it on Blu-ray and DVD Director: Marc Forster Writers: Paul Haggis, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade Stars: Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko, Mathieu Amalric, Judi Dench, Giancarlo Giannini, Gemma Arterton, Jeffrey Wright MPAA Rating: PG-13 HoboTrashcan’s Rating: “If you could