DVD Review: Into the Badlands: The Complete First Season - Out Now on Blu-ray + Digital HD & DVD

Into the Badlands: The Complete First SeasonCenturies in the future, the way of life as we know it is gone. After nations collapsed, a feudal system came into power. The territories, called the Badlands, were divided between seven Barons, each with an army of protectors: assassins called Clippers.

The most powerful baron, Baron Quinn (Martin Csokas), is protected by his head Clipper, Sunny (Daniel Wu), who rose in the ranks to be his most trusted assassin, but secretly dreams of a normal life beyond the Badlands, out from under the Baron's control.

When rumors rise among other Barons that Quinn is growing vulnerable, he is soon challenged for his land. The newest Baron, The Widow (Emily Beecham), is out to bring him down, with the help of her 'Butterflies.'

While attempting to recover a transport stolen by the Nomads, Sunny rescues a teenage boy, M.K. (Aramis Knight), who he trains as his Colt. He soon discovers that M.K. is hiding a dark power that may be the key to escaping his life in the Badlands.

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Advance Review: Falling Water - USA Network's Smart New Series

Falling WaterTonight USA Network premieres its new series Falling Water. The story focuses around three unrelated characters: Tess (Lizzie Brocheré), who learns to travel among dreams, as well as Burton (David Ajala), head of security at a banking firm, and Taka (Will Yun Lee), a detective seeking the truth. Each is looking for something different, and their answers may be in their dreams. The more they search, the more they discover they may be connected, and there could be more at stake than they thought.


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DVD Review: The Walking Dead: The Complete Sixth Season - Out Tomorrow on Blu-ray + Digital HD & DVD

The Walking Dead: The Complete Sixth SeasonAMC's The Walking Dead, based on the comic series of the same name by Robert Kirkman, follows a group of survivors, led by Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln), as they try to survive in a world where zombies, whom they call "walkers," have taken over.

Season six of The Walking Dead has a lot packed into the season. Last season the survivors made it to the town of Alexandria, which seemed like the ideal place at first with its walled in community; however, they quickly discovered that the townspeople were not equipped to handle the apocalypse as they had not had to deal with walkers.

This season the town faces multiple threats as Rick tries to lead everyone to safety.

The first half of the season focuses on the threats of a group of scavengers known as the Wolves, who attack the town. Soon things go from bad to worse as the wall starts to break down and walkers enter the community.

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DVD Review: Blacklist: The Complete Third Season Out Now on Blu-ray & DVD

The Blacklist: The Complete Third SeasonNBC's crime drama The Blacklist centers around one of the FBI's ten most wanted fugitives, Raymond "Red" Reddington (James Spader), after he has surrenders to the FBI and agrees to give information on other dangerous criminals and terrorists in exchange for immunity. He has compiled a list of some of the worst criminals around who the government is unaware even exist. He, however, refuses to work with anyone other than Agent Elizabeth Keen (Megan Boone).

At the end of the second season, after Keen killed the corrupt Attorney General and was framed for murdering a U.S. Senator, she went on the run with Reddington. Season three picks up where the finale left off, with Keen now a fugitive.

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Advance Review: Sharknado: The 4th Awakens - Bigger, Better, & Even Crazier

Sharknado: The 4th AwakensSyfy premieres the highly anticipated fourth installment of its hit global film franchise from The Asylum this weekend, Sharknado: The 4th Awakens.

The film takes place five years after the events in Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! The sharknados have been kept at bay thanks to billionaire CEO Aston Reynolds (Tommy Davidson), who's company, Astro-X, has found a way to stabilize the atmosphere and prevent the sharknados.

No one, however, is safe when the storms return and it's once again up to shark-killing hero Fin Shepard (Ian Ziering) to save them all, as more and more 'nados pop up in Las Vegas and beyond, each different and wackier than the next.

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DVD Review: The Magicians - Season One - Out Tomorrow on Blu-ray, DVD, & Digital HD

The MagiciansThe Syfy series The Magicians, based on the New York Times best-selling trilogy by Lev Grossman, follows Quentin Coldwater (Jason Ralph), a super fan of the fantasy book series Fillory and Further, who, along with his best friend Julia (Stella Maeve), discover the secret grad school in New York, Brakebills University for Magical Pedagogy.

Quentin is accepted into the school which will forever irrevocably change his life, while Julia is rejected and left behind to face a whole different set of challenges when a memory wipe fails and leaves her starved for any scrap of magic she can find.

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Advance Review: Syfy's Kickass Series Dark Matter Returns Friday

Dark MatterFriday Syfy premieres season two of its returning series Dark Matter. The show follows the crew of the derelict spaceship, the Raza, who last season awoke from cryosleep with no memories of who they were or how they arrived on the ship. As the season went on they recovered some information, but many things are still unknown to them.

The main cast include Marc Bendavid as One, Melissa O'Neil as Two, Anthony Lemke as Three, Alex Mallari Jr. as Four, Jodelle Ferland as Five, Roger Cross as Six, and Zoe Palmer as The Android. Joining the team this season are also Melanie Liburd as Nyx and Shaun Sipos as Devon.

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DVD Review: The X-Files - The Event Series - Out Now

The X-Files - The Event SeriesFBI Special Agents Fox Mulder (David Duchovny), the believer, and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson), the skeptic, return to television for the first time in almost fourteen years in The X-Files six episode event series.

The pop culture phenomenon follows the agents as they continue to investigate cases of the unexplained.

Also returning are Mitch Pileggi as Assistant Director Walter Skinner, William B. Davis as Cigarette-Smoking Man, Annabeth Gish as Special Agent Monica Reyes, and Sheila Larken as Margaret Scully. There is also a very brief return by the Lone Gunmen: Dean Haglund, Tom Braidwood, and Bruce Harwood. Joel McHale also joins the cast as Tad O'Malley, as well as Lauren Ambrose and Robbie Amell as Agents Einstein and Kyd Miller.

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Haven: The Final Season on Blu-ray & DVD Now

Haven: The Final SeasonThe fifth and final season of Haven was split into two parts. This review is the set for part two, which covers episodes 14-26. You can find the review of the first half of the season on Blu-ray here.

The back half of season five picks up after Mara is gone after Charlotte (Laura Mennell) put her and Audrey (both played by Emily Rose) back into one body. However, when Mara "died," it released Duke (Eric Balfour)'s curse, giving Troubles to even more people in the town. It gets even worse when a black shroud of smoke appears around the town, stopping anyone from getting in or out, except Duke, who takes off angry and full of guilt.

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Advance Review: Containment - Predictable but Compelling

ContainmentTomorrow CW premieres its new mid-season drama, Containment. The series follows what happens after a mysterious and deadly epidemic breaks out in Atlanta. A quarantine cordon is quickly erected, keeping the sick and potentially infected separated from the rest of the city until a cure can be found.

On the outside is officer Lex Carnahan (David Gyasi), who becomes the face of hope after he is recruited by Dr. Sabine Lommers (Claudia Black), who is coordinating the efforts of the government and CDC. Lex's job becomes complicated when he realizes that his girlfriend Jana (Christian Moses) is stuck inside, as well as his friend and fellow officer Jake (Chris Wood), and he must follow Lommers harsh rule of no one in, no one out, no matter what. Also another problem that he faces is journalist Leo (Trevor St. John), who begins a hunt to find out the full truth of what is really happening inside the quarantine zone.

Meanwhile also stuck inside the quarantined area is elementary school teacher Katie (Kristen Gutoskie) and her class of students, including her son, as well as pregnant teen Teresa (Hannah Mangan Lawrence), who is separated from her boyfriend.

Lastly is Dr. Victor Cannerts (George Young), who is at ground zero trying to find the cure.

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