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. […]

Jul 262013
 
Movie Trailer of the Day: Dressed to Kill (Arrow Blu-ray Trailer)

Movie Trailer of the Day No.418 – Dressed to Kill (Arrow Blu-ray Trailer) Brian De Palma’s 1980 erotic thriller starring Micheal Caine, Nancy Allen, Angie Dickinson and Keith Gordon has had the Arrow Video treatment and is being unleashed on the 29th of July 2013. As always this looks like another must buy for genre […]

Jul 252013
 
City Screen York: Blood and Ice-Cream Trilogy Screening

City Screen York: Blood and Ice-Cream Trilogy Screening The final chapter of director Edgar Wright and stars Simon Pegg & Nick Frost’s Blood and Ice-Cream Trilogy (also know as The Three Flavours Cornetto Trilogy) has arrived with The Worlds End. Its been 9 years since Shaun of the Dead became one of the sleeper hits […]

Jul 252013
 
Dude and a Monkey: Episode 28 - Forgiving X

Dude and a Monkey: Episode 28 – Forgiving X The week the boys are discussing Gosling & Refn re-teaming for the Only God Forgives. We chat Hellboy II: The Golden Army in our One Old, One New as well as Coffee Town, Passion and Death Warrant. The next installment of our Spike Er-Lee marathon is […]

Jul 162013
 
Movie Trailer of the Day: 12 Years A Slave

Movie Trailer of the Day No.417 – 12 Years A Slave Steve McQueen has proved in his first two films that he is not afraid to be thoroughly uncompromising in his approach to telling a story. His first film Hunger was gritty and uncomfortable, while his 2012 film Shame was graphic and heartbreakingly beautiful. Its […]

Jul 162013
 
Movie Poster of the Day: Godzilla

Movie Poster of the Day No.438 – Godzilla Godzilla is coming back to the global big screen. Visual effects artist turned film director Gareth Edwards is taking the helm of what is being dubbed Hollywood’s Godzilla reboot, after the last western attempt gave us the frankly terrible Godzilla of 1998. I love Godzilla movies, but […]

Jul 152013
 
Movie Poster of the Day: Nymphomaniac

Movie Poster of the Day No.437 – Nymphomaniac This is the beautifully minimalist poster for Lars von Trier’s next slice of misery porn Nymphomaniac. Its been a couple of years now since von Trier last graced our screens with Melancholia, which was stunningly beautiful but tried to say so much that it actually failed to […]