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Psychomania (1973) (DVD/Blu-ray film review).

February 2, 2018 | By | Reply More
Psychomania (1973) (DVD/Blu-ray film review).

‘Psychomania’ is a low budget cult British horror film directed by Don Sharp and first released in 1973. It has been remastered and re-released by the British Film Institute on a Special Edition DVD and Blu-ray packed with extras. Is it worth watching again some forty-five years on, like the best ‘Morecambe and Wise Christmas […]

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Mute trailer (Duncan Jones’ Moon follow-up).

January 30, 2018 | By | Reply More
Mute trailer (Duncan Jones’ Moon follow-up).

Berlin, the future, but close enough to feel familiar (hello, Bladerunner nods). In this loud and brutal future urban landscape, Leo (Alexander Skarsgård) – unable to speak from a childhood accident – searches for his missing girlfriend, the love of his life, his salvation, through dark streets, frenzied plazas, and the full spectrum of the […]

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Ant-Man and The Wasp (first trailer).

January 30, 2018 | By | Reply More
Ant-Man and The Wasp (first trailer).

Here’s the first trailer for Marvel’s Ant-Man and The Wasp movie. Scott Lang is on probation for picking the non-Stark side in the Civil War storyline, while The Wasp and her inventor father are on the run for not playing ball (there’s a great scene in the clip where they shrink their corporate HQ and […]

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Revolt (2017) (film dvd review).

January 30, 2018 | By | Reply More
Revolt (2017) (film dvd review).

A soldier, Bo (actor Lee Pace), wakes from a conflict with no memory in a prison cell next to a medic called Nadia (actress Bernice Marlowe) in Africa. They are later attacked by another group and escape. Another run-in and they discover a tattoo on his arm signifies something for an American group on the […]

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King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017) (film review).

January 29, 2018 | By | Reply More
King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017) (film review).

‘King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword’ is a powerful film that displays a fresh take on the classic myth of King Arthur and the sword Excalibur. Directed by Guy Ritchie, his unmistakable style ensures that this is like no Arthurian adaptation you’ve seen before and it’s one that I’d highly recommend. Opening with scenes of […]

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Pacific Rim Uprising: does my Bot look big in this? (trailer).

January 24, 2018 | By | Reply More
Pacific Rim Uprising: does my Bot look big in this? (trailer).

The war between alien bio-war-machines of mass destruction and human-piloted mechs built to beat them returns in the new Pacific Rim Uprising scifi movie. Hitting your cinema on March 23rd 2018. John Boyega (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) stars as Jake Pentecost, a once-promising Jaeger pilot whose father gave his life to secure humanity’s victory […]

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Opera (1987/2018) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

January 23, 2018 | By | Reply More
Opera (1987/2018) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

In 1987 Dario Argento, one of Italy’s best-known horror directors, used ‘Phantom Of The Opera’ as the inspiration for a story of a maniac stalking the members of an opera company. This is one of Argento’s most graphically horrific pieces. As a film of the Italian ‘giallo’ genre, it has its share of jump scares […]

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When The Wind Blows (1986) (Blu-ray/DVD film review).

January 22, 2018 | By | Reply More
When The Wind Blows (1986) (Blu-ray/DVD film review).

‘When The Wind Blows’ by Raymond Briggs is the story of one simple couple who follow the government’s advice on what to do if nuclear war breaks out. Jim is retired and his wife, Hilda, is a housewife. The film starts with an exciting live-action sequence of police and military vehicles rushing about then cuts […]

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Star Wars The Last Jedi … all the hidden Easter eggs in the movie.

January 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Star Wars The Last Jedi … all the hidden Easter eggs in the movie.

So, you’re asking yourself, what Easter eggs are hidden in the recent Star Wars The Last Jedi film? Yes, that’s exactly the question you’re asking yourself. Let’s stop lying to yourself. In this smashing video interview, our friendly Star Wars Show host Andi Gutierrez chats with the Lucasfilm writer bods Leland Chee, Pablo Hidalgo, Matt […]

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Starship Troopers: Traitor Of Mars (2017) (Blu-ray film review).

January 8, 2018 | By | Reply More
Starship Troopers: Traitor Of Mars (2017) (Blu-ray film review).

I haven’t seen the three films that followed the original ‘Starship Troopers’ (1997), although you don’t need them to follow this adventure. The directors of ‘Starship Troopers: Traitor Of Mars’ in the extras do explain that they wanted this film more closer to Heinlein’s original 1959 book and have the marauder power-suits do thing that […]

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