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Shaun Colon - "A Fat Wreck: The Punk-U-Mentary" [Film Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: J. Kevin Lynch on Nov 29, 2016
The film divides the Fat Wreck Chords' history into four generations of bands: 1990-1999, 2000-2009, 2006-2011, and 2012-2015. When it’s over, the film feels like a series of missed opportunities shrouded in self-congratulatory anecdotes.

Rating: 4 / 10

Motley Crue - "The End" [Film Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 14, 2016
I don’t really know these guys personally, and they are not related to me, but I can tell you that when the group finished their last rendition of "Home Sweet Home", and the tears were welling up, I too felt it.

Rating: 9 / 10

Jeff Lynne’s ELO - "Live in Hyde Park" [Blu-ray Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Apr 23, 2016
Live in Hyde Park was filmed in September of 2014 in front of a crowd of more than 50,000 and is nothing short of dazzling.

Rating: 8.5 / 10

David Hilbert - "Alone In North America" [Film Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Apr 13, 2016
Alone in North America is a short documentary film that follows Australian indie rock band The Morning After Girls on a journey across America.

Rating: 7.5 / 10

Judas Priest - "Battle Cry" [DVD Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Apr 10, 2016
The Battle Cry DVD is a must-have for any fan of Judas Priest or metal in general.

Rating: 8 / 10

Scorpions - "Forever and a Day" [Blu-ray Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Apr 06, 2016
Forever And A Day is a treasure trove of footage for both the hardcore Scorpions fan and those new to the band..

Rating: 8 / 10

Salad Days: A Decade of Punk in Washington, DC 1980-90 [Blu-ray Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Feb 09, 2016
For both hardcore fans of the genre and interested outsiders, Salad Days: A Decade of Punk in Washington, DC (1980-1990) offers good insight into the influential punk scene of the '80s and '90s.

Rating: 7.5 / 10

Aerosmith - "Aerosmith Rocks Donington 2014" [DVD Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Adrian Peel on Dec 30, 2015
This DVD captures one of America's biggest rock bands in all their glory in front of a packed crowd at Donington Park, England. Read our review here.

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Richie Kotzen - "LIVE" [DVD Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Adrian Peel on Nov 30, 2015
Richie Kotzen's first official live offering reminds us what an underrated singer and musician he is. If you're a fan, you'll love this.

Rating: 8 / 10

Whitechapel - "The Brotherhood of the Blade" [Live] [DVD Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Nov 30, 2015
The video portion is outstanding in both quality and content. Not only does it include some killer live performances, but also a super-informative, well-directed, comprehensive documentary of the band.

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Black Stone Cherry - "Thank You: Livin' Live, Birmingham, UK, October 20th, 2014" [Blu-ray Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Graham Finney on Nov 23, 2015
Capturing the sweat, the ringing ears and the raw rock n' roll of a Black Stone Cherry show, this Blu-ray sets things up nicely for their 2016 arena tour.

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Rage Against The Machine - "Live At Finsbury Park" [Blu-ray Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Nov 17, 2015
Filmed live on June 6th, 2010 at London's Finsbury Park, this disc more than successfully captures the sheer energy and passion of a Rage Against The Machine performance.

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Black Veil Brides - "Alive And Burning" [Blu-ray Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Oct 10, 2015
Whether you're a diehard BVB fan or just have a casual interest, Alive And Kicking captures the hard rock favourites' live show in stunning quality.

Rating: 8 / 10

Benjamin Statler - "Soaked in Bleach: A Documentary About the Death of Kurt Cobain" [DVD Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Aug 15, 2015
Soaked In Bleach is both incredibly informative and very well done. It makes a compelling case that Cobain's death may not have been a suicide as originally reported.

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Katatonia - "Sanctitude" [DVD/CD Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on May 07, 2015
Filmed in 5.1 Surround Sound in a candlelit room at The Union Chapel in London, England, Katatonia's Sanctitude is a feast for the senses in every sense of the word.

Rating: 8 / 10

Satyricon - "Live At The Opera" [DVD Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Apr 15, 2015
This is more than just a live concert, there is something really cool and unique about the mixing of the two genres that makes it a hauntingly heavy, almost theatrical experience.

Rating: 8 / 10

Ragnar Bragason - "Metalhead" (aka "Málmhaus") [Movie Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Feb 20, 2015
I thoroughly enjoyed Metalhead. The cinematography is stunning and the soundtrack is a terrific mix of '80s and '90s metal. If you can get by with subtitles, this is a fantastic move that will appeal to metalheads everywhere.

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Metal Down Under: A History of Australian Heavy Metal [Movie Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Jan 16, 2015
As you might expect from the title, "Metal Down Under: A History Of Australian Heavy Metal" takes a comprehensive look at the Heavy Metal scene in Australia.

Rating: 7.5 / 10

Anthrax - "Chile On Hell" [Blu-ray Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 09, 2014
As I mentioned in a previous article, I have been a fan of Anthrax since the beginning, and as such was quite excited to receive this Blu-ray disc for review. I have seen the band live countless times and have always enjoyed myself immensely at their…

Rating: 8 / 10

Scott Ian - "Speaking Words in Glasgow" [DVD Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 04, 2014
A while back I had heard that Scott Ian was doing spoken word tours, and sadly, I was not able to make it to any of the dates. As a fan of Anthrax from the very beginning I was curious to see what Scott had to say, so when the opportunity came up to…

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Dio - "Live In London Hammersmith Apollo 1993" [Blu-ray Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Jul 28, 2014
Filmed live on December 12th, 1993 this Blu-ray disc captures the heart and soul of one of hard rock/heavy metal's absolute legends. As a huge fan of Dio's catalog of work, the set list on this disc could not have been better and includes not only hi…

Rating: 8 / 10

Black Label Society - "Unblackened" [Blu-ray Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Jul 28, 2014
Fans of both Zakk Wylde and Black Label Society are going to totally dig this Blu-ray disc which features 17 kick-ass tracks performed live in a rather intimate setting. For this performance the band are seated at the front of the venue and the focus…

Rating: 9 / 10

Sam Dunn, Reginald Harkema, Scot McFadyen - "Super Duper Alice Cooper" [Movie Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Charlie Steffens on Apr 29, 2014
Dubbed the first-ever "doc opera," Super Duper Alice Cooper is the story of Vincent Furnier, the slight, docile, son of a preacher man who found release from normalcy through rock and roll and his alter-ego, Alice.

Rating: 8 / 10

Portnoy, Sheehan, MacAlpine, Sherinian - "Live in Tokyo" [Blu-ray Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Feb 24, 2014
Filmed on November 14, 2012 in Tokyo, Japan this concert extravaganza features some of the best players in the business performing together onstage for one magical night. With drummer Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater, The Winery Dogs) bassist Billy Sheeha…

Rating: 8 / 10

Rhys Davies - "Zombie Undead" [DVD Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Feb 20, 2014
Zombie movies are a dime a dozen nowadays but fans just can't seem to get enough of them. I will admit I enjoy a good zombie movie as well, but I think the market is so flooded that it is difficult to find a good, original story line.

Rating: 4 / 10

Lamb Of God - "As The Palaces Burn" [Movie Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Feb 13, 2014
"As The Palaces Burn" was originally a movie meant to document the increasing popularity of the extreme metal genre that Lamb Of God has helped define. But the direction of the movie took a much different twist when the front man for the band, Randy…

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Dustin Mills - "Bath Salt Zombies" [DVD Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Jan 12, 2014
Bath Salt Zombies is yet another horror film from the prolific B movie producer Dustin Mills. I have been a fan of his work since I saw the Puppet Monster Massacre a few years back; it is quite amazing what he is able to do with so little in the way…

Rating: 6.8 / 10

Aerosmith - "Rock For The Rising Sun" [Blu-ray Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Aug 08, 2013
Rock For The Rising Sun was filmed at various locations throughout Japan shortly after the earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear meltdown devastated the country. Ignoring warnings to not make the trip, Aerosmith used their music in an effort to help the p…

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Iron Maiden - "Maiden England '88" [DVD Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Curtis Dewar on Mar 31, 2013
I've been looking forward to getting my hands on a copy of Maiden England '88 for some time now. The concert was previously released in VHS format (and later CD) back in 1989, but never available on DVD until now. While I have heard most of Maiden's…

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Stryper - "Live in Indonesia at the Java Rockin' Land" [DVD Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Feb 11, 2013
For more than 25 years now Stryper has been releasing records and touring the globe bringing their unique brand of music to the masses. This DVD was filmed in 2010 at Java Rockin’Land festival in Indonesia and I feel it really captures the band at th…

Rating: 8.6 / 10