Kaleidescape Blog Archives


Hidden Gems in the Kaleidescape iPad App

Product Features

The Kaleidescape iPad App offers a long list of features, including searching by director or cast, Common Sense Media and Rotten Tomatoes ratings and an integrated controller, to name a few. Below are some “hidden gems” in the app that you should definitely take advantage of. Scene Surfing Turn movie night into a party with […]

Why I Enjoy Kaleidescape by Leonard Maltin


The instant access that Leonard Maltin loves is precisely the type of luxury feature offered by Kaleidescape that once you experience, you can’t live without. The “Play Song” Feature Jump right to “Let It Go” and belt it out! Easy Access to Extras Go down the Hobbit hole with a whole horde of extras! Our Signature […]
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International Children’s Book Day

Family Entertainment

Today is International Children’s Book Day, a time to celebrate great works created for the young and young at heart. April 2nd was chosen to mark this day for young book lovers as it’s the same date as Hans Christian Andersen’s birthday, one of the founding fathers of fairy tales. Great books lend themselves very well […]
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Desolation of Smaug: The Journey of the Hobbit

Movie Recommendations

Way back when they told Peter Jackson he could NEVER make three films at once, it was daring to prove them wrong. Jackson went boldly forward where no director had quite gone before and made The Lord of the Rings. The three films felt more like six, but fans were happy and the studio got a chance to […]
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Cinema One and the Red Dot Award


We are honored to announce that Cinema One has won the highly coveted Red Dot Award for Best Product Design. The Red Dot Award is one of the world’s most prestigious design awards, given for aesthetic forms, well thought-out innovations and groundbreaking trends. Cinema One was designed in collaboration with Whipsaw, an industrial design and engineering […]
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Let’s Dance!

Movie Recommendations

This week we are celebrating dance movies on the Kaleidescape Store by holding a Collector’s Promotion on the “Let’s Dance!” collection. Here’s a look at three favorites. Gold Diggers of 1933 It would be impossible to have a dance collection and not talk about Busby Berkeley. In fact, five of his works made it into […]
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Kaleidecape Kids

Family Entertainment

We talk a lot about how Kaleidescape is great for movie collectors, film buffs and A/V aficionados, but there’s a whole other demographic that our products are great for—kids. If there’s one thing to miss about your old VHS tapes it’s that, for the most part, they were pretty indestructible blocks of plastic. The same […]

Pi (Lionsgate, 1998)

Movie Recommendations

It’s Pi Day! Otherwise known as March 14th or 3.14 or 3.14159 or Π or… It’s a real thing—Wikipedia says so! Pi also happens to be an incredible movie that we would like to recommend. The first time I watched Black Swan, as the end credits began to roll I became aware of my breath again, as […]
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The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (Lionsgate, 2013)

Movie Recommendations

In the second installment of The Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) becomes an icon of rebellion in the districts while attracting unwanted attention from President Snow (Donald Sutherland). Forced to embark on a victor’s tour with Peeta (Josh Hutcherson), Katniss fumes under the pressure of being a mouthpiece for the Capitol. As the next […]
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Cult Fan Favorites

Movie Recommendations

This week we are running a Collector’s Promotion on our Cult Fan Favorites Collection. What is a “cult movie” anyway? For me, a cult movie is one that, even though it might not have great acting, superb special effects, or a coherent script, somehow compels me to watch it over and over again. And I’m […]