Oct 152013
 
Dude and a Monkey: Episode 38 - Tai Chi Nightmares

Dude and a Monkey: Episode 38 – Tai Chi Nightmares It’s that time of the week again where you let two foul mouthed movie gods bestow the wisdom of their filmic week upon you. In this weeks episode we chat Keanu Reeves directorial début Man of Tai Chi, tackle The Purge and Fifth Estate, among […]

Oct 112013
 
The Witches: Blu-ray + LFF Screening Review

Last year StudioCanal restored and re-released the classic Hammer films The Devil Rides Out, The Mummy’s Shroud and Rasputin the Mad Monk for the first time on Blu-ray. This year they have chosen the Cyril Frankel film The Witches as the next film to be given the restoration treatment. The film will be screened at […]

Oct 112013
 
Dude and a Monkey: Episode 37 - Filthy Nightmares

Dude and a Monkey: Episode 37 – Filthy Nightmares On this week’s thrilling ininstalmentMarc and Ian chew up some deep fried Mars bars and talk Filth, take a look at some trailers, some One Old, One New and take on the first part of the A NightMarathon on Elm Street series with Wes Craven’s original […]

Oct 042013
 
Movie Poster & Trailer of the Day: Hellbenders

Movie Poster & Trailer of the Day No.442 – Hellbenders This is the poster and trailer for the upcoming JT Petty film Hellbenders which stars Clancy Brown and Clifton Collins JR. Let’s be honest I could make a better poster than that, it looks like it was put together during a lunch break. If you […]

Oct 032013
 
Movie Poster & Trailer of the Day: Thirst

Movie Poster & Trailer of the Day No.441 – Thirst Park Chan-wook goes full horror with this 2009 vampire film. As with any Chan-wook film its tense, taught and stunning. Yes you could argue that it goes on a little bit longer than it needs too (standard cut is 134min with the directors cut clocking in […]

Oct 022013
 
Movie Poster & Trailer of the Day: Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2

Movie Poster & Trailer of the Day No.440 – Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 The Blair Witch Project is one of the most successful horror movies ever made, and rational thinkers could argue that its also one of the most important horror movies ever made as well. The way the film was marketed and […]

Oct 022013
 
Dude and a Monkey: Episode 36 - An Imprisoned Monkey Unleashes its Dark Half

Dude and a Monkey: Episode 36 – An Imprisoned Monkey Unleashes its Dark Half On this week’s thrilling instalment, Marc & Ian extract information from Prisoners, take on the last two entries in the George A. Romer-No Zombies Marathon, discuss some One Old, One New and look at some trailers. dudeandamonkey@gmail.com @dudeandmonkey @dudefozz @ianloring iTunes […]

Oct 012013
 
Movie Trailer & Poster of the Day: Angel Heart

Movie Poster & Trailer of the Day No.439 – Angel Heart Allan Parker’s Mickey Rourke (back when he was great), Robert De Niro (back when he was also still great), and Lisa Bonet (back when people knew who she was) starring film Angel Heart is often forgotten about when mentioning truly great horror films. It’s strong influences from other genre’s have […]

Oct 012013
 
Populaire: Blu-ray Review

French cinema has always produced great comedic treats. As a filmmaking nation they do whimsy and fun very well, films like Amélie, and more recently the multi Oscar winning The Artist have been films that have successfully crossed the language barrier that often hamstrings none English language cinema outside of select groups of film fans. […]