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A Curious Life: The Story Of The Levellers Review
A Curious Life: The Story Of The Levellers Review
A Curious Life: The Story Of The Levellers Review

A Curious Life: The Story Of The Levellers Review

Jeremy Cunning ham has been the bass player for the Levellers since they started back in the late 1980’s. 25 years later and we are taking this close look at Cunningham and his place in the band, and how it has affected him for...
 
Cinema Reviews
 
Avengers: Age Of Ultron Review
Avengers: Age Of Ultron Review
Avengers: Age Of Ultron Review

Avengers: Age Of Ultron Review

And so the pay off for Marvel Phase 2 (and we are not counting Ant-Man) arrives in Joss Whedon’s follow up from what he started.  Avengers Assemble saw a team of exceptionally talented defenders of the earth come together to fa...
 

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The Relic Review
The Relic Review
The Relic Review

The Relic Review

Something is haunting the grounds at the Natural History Museum in Chicago – something big, with an appetite for human brains, and one hell of an asthmatic wheeze about the way that it breathes. So it’s down to police investiga...
 
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Fierce Creatures Blu-ray Review
Fierce Creatures Blu-ray Review
Fierce Creatures Blu-ray Review

Fierce Creatures Blu-ray Review

The spiritual successor to A Fish Called Wanda sees the return of the main cast John Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline and Michael Palin for another absurd comedy – this time set around the running of a Zoo that was recentl...
 

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Village Of The Damned Blu-ray Review
Village Of The Damned Blu-ray Review
Village Of The Damned Blu-ray Review

Village Of The Damned Blu-ray Review

The small town of Midwich is overcome by a strange force that sees everyone simultaneously pass out for a short period. Once they have woken – several of the towns women have found themselves pregnant. 9 months later they all g...
 
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Blood And Black Lace Blu-ray Review
Blood And Black Lace Blu-ray Review
Blood And Black Lace Blu-ray Review

Blood And Black Lace Blu-ray Review

Giallo fans are going to have a fucking ball! They need no reminding, but this Bava classic helped define the sub-horror genre in Italian cinema way back in 1964. And whilst effects work and censorship have chained over the yea...
 

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The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies Blu-ray Review
The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies Blu-ray Review
The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies Blu-ray Review

The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies Blu-ray Review

The Hobbit finally comes full circle in this final part of the trilogy. The Hobbit has received criticism overall for the fact that it has been stretched out into three films – and all over some length as well.  And whilst the ...
 
Cinema Reviews
 
The Salvation Review
The Salvation Review
The Salvation Review

The Salvation Review

Jon is a Danish settler in the old west, who after years apart, has his family (wife and young son) join him and his brother. Sadly the carriage ride home is interrupted when the other two passengers decide to start taking libe...
 

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The Offence Review
The Offence Review
The Offence Review

The Offence Review

In 1967 Sean Connery played James Bond 007 for the 5th time and decided he wanted to call it a day with You Only Live Twice. He skipped a Bond film and was then invited back to play the successful secret agent again with 1971’s...
 
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Midnight Run Blu-ray Review
Midnight Run Blu-ray Review
Midnight Run Blu-ray Review

Midnight Run Blu-ray Review

Martin Brest answered the Beverly Hills Cop success with this late 80’s buddy movie starring Robert De Niro and Charles Grodin. Foul mouthed bounty hunter Jack Walsh (De Niro) captures mild mannered laundryman Jonathan Mardukas...
 

Cinema Reviews
 
Cobain: Montage Of Heck Review
Cobain: Montage Of Heck Review
Cobain: Montage Of Heck Review

Cobain: Montage Of Heck Review

And at last some 21 years after the passing of tragic music legend Kurt Cobain do we now get this elongated look at his life from start to finish. Montage of Heck very carefully delivers view of Cobain’s life from his hypoer-ac...
 
Cinema Reviews
 
Kidnapping Freddy Heineken Review
Kidnapping Freddy Heineken Review
Kidnapping Freddy Heineken Review

Kidnapping Freddy Heineken Review

Based off a true story Kidnapping Freddy Heineken does everything it says on the tin. The film takes place in 1983 when a group of radical young men plot to emulate the then cause celebre, The Baader Meinhof Gang and kidnap a w...
 

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Predestination Review
Predestination Review
Predestination Review

Predestination Review

It’s rather unfortunate that Predestination shares its title with a term that Science Fiction aficionados will immediately recognise as an excuse to hunt for a specific variety of plot twist the second the movie starts! I was c...
 
Cinema Reviews
 
John Wick Review
John Wick Review
John Wick Review

John Wick Review

John Wick is a man suffering. Following the eventual death of his spouse to an unnamed disease, the silent type that this man is quietly deals with his loss and mourning. But, in one final act of love, his former lover organize...
 

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Wooden Crosses Review
Wooden Crosses Review
Wooden Crosses Review

Wooden Crosses Review

In 1930 Lewis Milestone’s epic World War I film based off Erich Maria Remarque’s novel, All Quiet on the Western Front was released to much applause and praise from critics. The anti-war book and the film were based...
 
Cinema Reviews
 
Fast And Furious 7 Review
Fast And Furious 7 Review
Fast And Furious 7 Review

Fast And Furious 7 Review

So it looks like we are getting Fast and Furious 7 here in the UK, not Furious 7. For some reason Universal insist on being anything but that with their film titles, so we get a different title than the states. Like any of it m...
 

Cinema Reviews
 
The Duff Review
The Duff Review
The Duff Review

The Duff Review

Have you seen She’s All That and the video for Taylor Swift’s 2009 hit You Belong With Me? If the answer is yes then you’ve pretty much seen The Duff. There’s absolutely no new ground being broken with this film and it is total...
 
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Rollerball Blu-ray Review
Rollerball Blu-ray Review
Rollerball Blu-ray Review

Rollerball Blu-ray Review

Rollerball seems like an obvious choice for Arrow Video to produce amongst their collection of cult classics. In fact the announcement was met here with a resounding “Haven’t we had that on Blu-ray already?” And the answer is “...
 

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Interstellar Blu-ray Review
Interstellar Blu-ray Review
Interstellar Blu-ray Review

Interstellar Blu-ray Review

Christopher Nolan’s latest sci-fi epic concerns a future where man’s biggest plight is growing crop in a dust ridden landscape. Effectively there are only a couple of generations worth of survival for the human race, and they m...
 
Cinema Reviews
 
Blade Runner: The Final Cut Review
Blade Runner: The Final Cut Review
Blade Runner: The Final Cut Review

Blade Runner: The Final Cut Review

Blade Runner, in its final form returns to screens once again courtesy of the BFI who also have a Home Entertainment edition looming. Ridley Scott’s science Fiction masterpiece is a stranger to few eyes. Filmwerk have covered t...
 

Cinema Reviews
 
Cinderella Review
Cinderella Review
Cinderella Review

Cinderella Review

Disney brings to life another colourful and traditional telling of the tale of Cinderella. Ella (Lily James), renamed Cinderella by her nasty step-sisters, is forced into a life of servitude at her own family home after the los...
 
Cinema Reviews
 
Home Review
Home Review
Home Review

Home Review

DreamWorks Animation’s latest feature Home is so endearingly animated that audiences are likely to be sugar-rushed by its colourful, bubble-filled cuteness. Home tells the story of Oh (Jim Parsons) as his alien species – the gr...
 

Cinema Reviews
 
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge out of Water Review
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge out of Water Review
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge out of Water Review

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge out of Water Review

In best SpongeBob fashion, this movie is so surreal, it feels like being on a trip, induced by some mind-altering drug (or Krabby Patties if you’ve had any). An explosion of noise, colour and SpongeBob’s hysterical laughter, it...
 
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The Tales Of Hoffmann Review
The Tales Of Hoffmann Review
The Tales Of Hoffmann Review

The Tales Of Hoffmann Review

Powell and Pressburger’s enchanting, dreamlike ballet opera comes to life in this beautifully restored version that has been eagerly awaited by its many diverse fans. Best known for their ground breaking , heartbreakingly beaut...
 

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ABCs Of Death 2 Review
ABCs Of Death 2 Review
ABCs Of Death 2 Review

ABCs Of Death 2 Review

It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3… Well 26 anyway. Another round of 26 short horror films squeezed into under a couple of hours with only the alphabet to keep them linked together. This second helping of the gory alphabet is a cont...
 
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Paddington Review
Paddington Review
Paddington Review

Paddington Review

Paddington is dug up and giving a fresh breath of life for the big screen now in this half decent adaptation of the talking bear living in London. Paddington is sent to live in London after his home is destroyed – on the promis...
 

Cinema Reviews
 
Dark Summer Review
Dark Summer Review
Dark Summer Review

Dark Summer Review

Dark Summer is a modern horror film that wants in every way to feel modern, using modern technology with modern technologically savvy teenagers to convey to its audience that this is all based now and everything is current. Thr...
 
Cinema Reviews
 
The Gunman Review
The Gunman Review
The Gunman Review

The Gunman Review

Sean Penn teams up with director Pierre Morel (Taken) for this lengthy pot-boiler which sees Penn’s marksman come out of a self-induced purgatory for past deeds done to track down the man who is responsible for taking a hit out...
 

Cinema Reviews
 
The Voices Review
The Voices Review
The Voices Review

The Voices Review

Jerry (Ryan Reynolds) is a recovering schizophrenic working on the factory floor, packing bathtubs. He is upbeat, fairly bright and enthusiastic about just about everything it seems. But sadly Jerry has not been taking is presc...
 
Film Reviews
 
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Soundtrack Review
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Soundtrack Review
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Soundtrack Review

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Soundtrack Review

Thomas Newman returns for this sequel and like the first he is full of chimes, gleams, enthral and pizzazz. Newman has been scoring quite a few of these vibrant little charmers recently (See: the aforementioned first instalment...