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 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 […]

May 222013
 
All Ladies Do It & The Key: Blu-Ray Review

When you think of the sex comedies it’s often the case that films like the American Pie series or films starring personalities rather than actors, often people like Carmen Electra or Jenny McCarthy. It didn’t always used to be like this. The world of erotic cinema, used to be awash with sex comedies, and one […]

May 162013
 
Scanners: Blu-ray Review

Scanners arrived on blu-ray in the UK for the first time on the 8th of April 2013, and to add to the excitement of it all those good folks over at Second Sight films have decided that it should be released in yummy steelbook form. As with the recent releases of From Beyond and Return […]

May 162013
 
Billy Liar 50th Anniversary: Blu-ray Review

Billy Liar lands on blu-ray for the first time on the 6th of May 2013 from StudioCanal, as a special 50th Anniversary edition which showcases not only the fantastic new fully restored HD print, but also has some great features that look back on this wonderfully eccentric British film. Tom Courtenay stars as William Fischer, […]

Apr 172013
 
Evil Dead II: Blu-ray Review

Ahead of the much hyped, and hotly anticipated, Fede Alvarez remake of Sam Raimi’s 1981 horror classic The Evil Dead, Studio Canal have decided to bring us a special edition Blu-ray of Raimi’s 1987 sequel Evil Dead II, available from the 15th of April 2013. This is not the first time Evil Dead II has […]

Apr 172013
 
Deadly Blessing: Blu-ray Review

Wes Craven’s creepy Amish, of sorts, horror Deadly Blessing arrived on blu-ray for the first time on the 25th of March from Arrow Film Video. As with all Arrow titles it comes with a whole host of special features including a commentary track from Wes Craven and an interview with Craven collaborator Michael Berryman on […]