“Adele Blanc-Sec” Blu-ray

I absolutely love Shout! Factory. I don't want to seem naïve. They are a business and their goal is to make money. However, they do it with another goal in mind as well. Instead of just playing it safe and releasing things everyone knows the masses are going to gobble up, they act as treasure hunters.

Shout! Factory recovers lost gems of the past and newer films other companies won't give a chance. They continue this trend with French filmmaker Luc Besson's "The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec." Originally released in 2010, this big-screen adaptation of Jacques Tardi's acclaimed graphic novels is every bit as potent as any of the ones being made in the U.S. from the likes of Rick Riordan, Stephenie Meyer, and others. Read more