18th Oct2017

‘Getting Any?’ Blu-ray Review (Third Window)

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Dankan, Takeshi Kitano, Moeko Ezawa, Hakuryu, Tokie Hidari, Yojin Hino | Written and Directed by Takeshi Kitano From the acclaimed director Takeshi Kitano (Fireworks, Kikujiro) comes a bizarre, over the top and absurd comedy full of slapstick silliness and never ending gags. A great satire of Japanese society and popular cinema, Getting Any?, embraces […]

13th Oct2017

‘Wonder Woman’ Blu-ray Review

by Joel Harley

Stars: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Connie Nielsen, Robin Wright, Danny Huston, David Thewlis, Saïd Taghmaoui, Ewen Bremner, Eugene Brave Rock, Lucy Davis, Elena Anaya, Ann Wolfe, Lisa Loven Kongsli, Ann Ogbomo, James Cosmo, Martin Bishop | Written by Allan Heinberg | Directed by Patty Jenkins Following her scene-stealing appearance in Batman v Superman, Wonder Woman […]

11th Oct2017

Warner horror coming to HMV’s ‘Premium Collection’

by Phil Wheat

If you’re a film-fan like us, you’ll probably be very aware of HMV’s Premium Collection series. Releasing revered films across all genres, Premium Collection sets containing the film on Blu-ray, DVD and a Digital Copy giving physical media fans a “must own” version of each film; along with a collectible slipcase and collectible artcards featuring […]

09th Oct2017

Competition: Win ‘WWE Summerslam 2017′ on Blu-ray

by Phil Wheat

To celebrate the release of WWE: SummerSlam 2017 on DVD and Blu-ray we are giving away a copy on Blu-ray! WWE’s second biggest show of the year and the biggest party of the summer…. It’s SummerSlam! Coming from the Barclays Center, the main event shakes the foundations of Brooklyn when Brock Lesnar defends the Universal […]

18th Sep2017

Competition: Win copy of ‘Spark’ on Blu-ray

by Phil Wheat

Win a Blu-ray copy of Spark. The thrilling intergalactic adventures of a teen monkey and his gang zoom onto Blu-ray and DVD, in an animated sci-fi comedy from the makers of The Nut Job and Coraline, featuring the talents of Patrick Stewart, Jessica Biel, Hilary Swank and Susan Sarandon. Synopsis: Spark is a wisecracking, teenage […]

15th Sep2017

Competition: Win Premium Collection release ‘Point Blank’ on Blu-ray

by Phil Wheat

We are giving away a limited edition poster and Blu-ray to celebrate the release of Point Blank – out 18th September 2017. They double-crossed Walker, took his $93,000 cut of the heist and left him for dead, but they didn’t finish the job. Big mistake. He – someday, somehow – is going to finish them. […]

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12th Sep2017

‘Sleepless’ Blu-ray Review

by Rupert Harvey

Stars: Jamie Foxx, Michelle Monaghan, Scoot McNairy, David Harbour, Dermot Mulroney | Written by Andrea Berloff | Directed by Baran bo Odar   The English-language debut of Swiss director Baran bo Odar delivers nothing of what we want, namely: half-decent action, interesting characters, witty writing, or surprising plot deviations. Jamie Foxx plays Vegas cop Vincent Downs, […]

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12th Sep2017

‘Fires on the Plain’ Blu-ray Review

by Paul Metcalf

Stars: Lily Franky, Tatsuya Nakamura, Yûko Nakamura, Dean Newcombe, Hiroshi Suzuki, Shinya Tsukamoto | Written and Directed by Shinya Tsukamoto It seems these days, when some world leaders seem to enjoy the thought of war, we need to be reminded just what it is. War is hell, there is no positive side, even for the […]

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11th Sep2017

‘Starcrash’ Blu-ray Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Caroline Munro, David Hasslehoff, Christopher Plummer, Marjoe Gortner, Robert Tessier, Joe Spinell, Nadia Cassini, Judd Hamilton, Hamilton Camp | Written by Luigi Cozzi, Nat Wachsberger | Directed by Lewis Coates (aka Luigi Cozzi) The entire galaxy is in peril and infamous space-smuggler Stella Star, the greatest star pilot ever to command a vessel, is […]

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08th Sep2017

‘Red Roses of Passion’ Ltd. Edition Blu-ray Review (Vinegar Syndrome)

by Mondo Squallido

Stars: Laurene Clair, Judson Todd, Carol Holleck, Helena Clayton, Frank Spencer, Johnny Kuhl, Bella Donna, Laura London, Patricia McNair, June Roberts | Written and Directed by Joe Sarno Carla (Laurene Clair) is an attractive thirty-something who lives with her overbearing and sexually repressed aunt Julie (Bella Donna) and her cousin Tracey (Laura London). Julie is […]

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08th Sep2017

‘The Flash: The Complete Third Season’ Review

by Paul Metcalf

Over the last few weeks I’ve managed to review quite a few of the DC television shows. The Legends of Tomorrow and Supergirl have been fun to watch, but one thing that has been missing are the crossover episodes that connect the shows with The Flash. Now I’m reviewing The Flash: The Complete Third Season I’m […]

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08th Sep2017

‘Throat… 12 Years After’ Blu-ray Review (Vinegar Syndrome)

by Mondo Squallido

Stars: Sharon Kane, Eric Edwards, Jerry Butler, Sharon Mitchell, George Payne, Joey Silvera, Joanna Storm, Michelle Maren, Annie Sprinkle, Marc Stevens | Written and Directed by Gerard Damiano Walter (George Payne) and Marsha (Michelle Maren) are the classic American married couple. Walter has a good job and Marsha is your perfect housewife. The pair believe […]

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07th Sep2017

‘It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World’ Blu-ray Review (Criterion)

by Paul Metcalf

Stars: Spencer Tracy, Milton Berle, Ethel Merman, Jimmy Durante, Buddy Hackett, Mickey Rooney, Dick Shawn, Phil Silvers, Terry-Thomas, Jonathan Winters | Written by William Rose, Tania Rose | Directed by Stanley Kramer If you are a fan of comedy films, you’ll already know that It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World is one of the […]

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06th Sep2017

‘My Chauffeur’ Blu-ray Review (Vinegar Syndrome)

by Mondo Squallido

Stars: Deborah Foreman, Sam J. Jones, Sean McClory, Howard Hesseman, E. G. Marshall, Penn Jillette, Teller, John O’Leary, Julius Harris, Laurie Main | Written and Directed by David Beaird Casey Meadows (Deborah Foreman) is a young and free-spirited girl who although full of spunk and ambition – is trapped in a Californian restaurant cleaning dishes […]

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30th Aug2017

Competition: Win ‘Black Sails: The Complete Collection: Series 1-4′ on Blu-ray

by Phil Wheat

To celebrate the home entertainment release of BLACK SAILS: SEASON 4, available on DVD and Blu-ray 28th August, we have a copy of Black Sails: The Complete Collection: Series 1 – 4 on Blu-ray up for grabs. The Complete Collection: Series 1- 4 INCLUDES OVER 100 MINS OF NEW BONUS MATERIAL – AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY ON […]

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29th Aug2017

‘Lord of the Flies’ Blu-ray Review (Criterion)

by Rupert Harvey

Stars: James Aubrey, Tom Chapin, Hugh Edwards, Tom Gaman | Written and Directed by Peter Brook Peter Brook is best known for his work in theatre, but his 1963 screen adaptation of William Golding’s English Lit classic is no quaint repertory effort. Made relatively cheaply (the opening plane crash is literally a photograph of a […]

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29th Aug2017

‘Supergirl: The Complete Second Season’ Blu-ray Review

by Paul Metcalf

To many, Supergirl is an important superhero show. Not only is it a successful example of a DC show, but it also flies the flag for female superheroes. With the release of Supergirl: The Complete Second Season, things are bigger and on an even greater scale, but does that make it a success? With Kara […]

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28th Aug2017

‘C.H.U.D. II: Bud the CHUD’ Blu-ray Review (Vestron Video)

by Rupert Harvey

Stars: Brian Robbins, Bill Calvert, Tricia Leigh Fisher, Gerrit Graham, Robert Vaughn | Written by M. Kane Jeeves | Directed by David K. Irving A wave of pure VHS-era nostalgia – with all the associated benefits and drawbacks – awaits in this 1989 sequel to the 1984 B-movie, which was itself a solidly silly monster […]

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23rd Aug2017

‘Return of the Living Dead 3′ Blu-ray Review (Vestron Video)

by Rupert Harvey

Stars: Kent McCord, J. Trevor Edmond, Melinda Clarke, Basil Wallace, Sarah Douglas | Written by John Penney | Directed by Brian Yuzna These days he might be making nonsense like Amphibious Creature of the Deep, but Brian Yuzna’s directorial career began on a high with the excellent body horror satire Society, followed up by a […]

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21st Aug2017

‘Ghost in the Shell’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Scarlett Johansson, Pilou Asbæk, Takeshi Kitano, Juliette Binoche, Michael Pitt, Chin Han, Danusia Samal, Lasarus Ratuere, Yutaka Izumihara, Tawanda Manyimo, Anamaria Marinca | Written by Jamie Moss, William Wheeler, Ehren Kruger | Directed by Rupert Sanders Based on the famous Kodansha Comics manga series of the same name, written and illustrated by Masamune Shirow, […]

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18th Aug2017

Competition: Win ‘Batman and Harley Quinn’ on Blu-ray – out August 28th!

by Phil Wheat

Marking the 25th Anniversary of Batman: The Animated Series and the creation of Harley Quinn, comes an exciting new original story from the series’ creator, Bruce Timm – BATMAN AND HARLEY QUINN arrives on Blu-ray™ and DVD on August 28, and we’re giving you a chance to win a copy of the adventure on Blu-ray! […]

16th Aug2017

Competition: Win ‘New Battles Without Honour and Humanity: The Complete Trilogy’ Boxset!

by Phil Wheat

New Battles Without Honour and Humanity: The Complete Trilogy on Special Edition Box Set from Monday 21st August. Buy it here: http://amzn.to/2w72s08. Win a copy courtesy of Arrow Video! A trilogy of influential yakuza classics from master director Kinji Fukasaku, starring stalwart actor Bunta Sugawara, with three searing standalone stories of ruthless Japanese gangsters, bloody […]

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