John Landis

Trading Places: 35th Anniversary Edition (Blu-ray)

2018-05-29T10:06:18-04:00May 29th, 2018|Categories: Blu-Ray|Tags: , , , , |

The fabulously wealthy but morally bankrupt Duke brothers (Ralph Bellamy and Don Ameche) make a one-dollar bet over heredity vs. environment. Curious as to what might happen if different lifestyles were reversed, they arrange for impoverished street hustler Billy Ray Valentine (Eddie Murphy) to be placed in the lap of luxury and trained for a cushy career in commodities brokerage.

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Innocent Blood (Blu-ray)

2017-11-02T09:36:18-04:00November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Blu-Ray|Tags: , , , , |

John Landis tries to replicate the quirky gory horror/sick-comedy "vein" he mined in An American Werewolf in London in Innocent Blood. Anne Parillaud plays Marie, a lonely vampire trapped in Pittsburgh and looking for some fresh blood. When a local gang war breaks out, Marie sees it as the perfect cover for her blood feasts.

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