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God’s Own Country (DVD/Blu-Ray Review)

Released: 29th January 2018 Directed By: Francis Lee Starring: Josh O'Connor, Alec Secareanu Reviewed By: Barry Levitt Last year may have been unbearable in many facets, but for...

The Small World Of Sammy Lee – DVD Review

Reviewer:  Freda Cooper Director:  Ken Hughes Stars:  Anthony Newley, Julia Foster, Robert Stephens, Wilfrid Brambell, Warren Mitchell, Roy Kinnear Certificate: 12 Released 14th November 2016   In 1958, Ken Hughes’...

One Million Years BC – DVD Review

Reviewer:  Freda Cooper Director:  Don Chaffey Stars:  Raquel Welch, John Richardson, Martine Beswick Certificate: PG Released: 24th October 2016   Cinema history may be littered with bikini moments, but only...

The Lion In Winter – DVD Review

Reviewer:  Freda Cooper Director:  Anthony Harvey Stars:  Katharine Hepburn, Peter O’Toole, Anthony Hopkins, Timothy Dalton Certificate: 12 Released: 17th October 2016   The 1960s were halcyon days for cinemas fans...

Equals – DVD Review

Reviewer:  Freda Cooper Director:  Drake Doremus Stars:  Nicholas Hoult, Kristen Stewart, Guy Pearce, Jackie Weaver Certificate: 12 Released 3rd October 2016   When is a YA movie not a YA...

The Commitments – DVD Review

Reviewer:  Freda Cooper Director:  Alan Parker Stars:  Robert Arkins, Andrew Strong, Jimmy Murphy, Colm Meaney Certificate: 15 Released 19th September 2016 “The world’s hardest working band” is back!  Twenty...

A Kind Of Loving – DVD Review

Reviewer:  Freda Cooper Director:  John Schlesinger Stars:  Alan Bates, June Ritchie, Thora Hird Certificate: 15 Released 1st August 2016   We’re getting something of a refresher course in the great...

Reckless – DVD Review

    Director: Mora Stephens. Cast: Patrick Wilson, Lena Headey, Ray Winston, Richard Dreyfuss. Released: DVD on 25th July 2016. Reviewed By: Stu Laurie.     With Reckless (aka Zipper) Mora Stephens...

The Violators – DVD Review

Reviewer: Kat Kourbeti Director: Helen Walsh Stars: Lauren McQueen, Brogan Ellis, Stephen Lord Certificate: 15 Out on DVD and digital on 25 July 2016. Special features include: deleted scenes, director...

Poor Cow – DVD Review

Reviewer:  Freda Cooper Director:  Ken Loach Stars:  Carol White, Terence Stamp, John Binden Certificate: 15                                                            Released 25 July 2016   Earlier this year, Ken Loach won the Palme D’Or...

The Trust – DVD Review

  Director: Alex Brewer & Benjamin Brewer Cast: Elijah Wood, Nicolas Cage, Jerry Lewis, Sky Ferriera. Released: On DVD July 18th Reviewed By: Stu Laurie     Two cops, the mirror...

Curtain – DVD Review

  Director: Jaron Henrie-McCrea. Cast: Danni Smith, Tim Lueke, Martin Monahan, Rick Zahn. Released: On DVD 18th July. Reviewed By: Stu Laurie.       Have you ever wondered where your odd...

The Lesson – DVD Review

      Director: Ruth Platt Cast: Robert Hands, Evan Bendall, Michaela Prchalová, Dolya Gavanski, Rory Coltart. Released: DVD July 11th 2016. Reviewed By: Stu Laurie.         It's not unusual in modern...

Last Girl Standing – DVD Review

  Director: Benjamin R. Moody Cast: Akasha Villalobos, Danielle Evon Ploeger, Brian Villalobos. Release Date: 4th July Reviewed by: Stu Laurie.           Many horror films feature a girl that makes...

The Wicked Lady – DVD

Reviewer:  Freda Cooper Director:  Michael Winner Stars:  Faye Dunaway, Alan Bates, Denholm Elliott, John Gielgud Certificate: 18 Released 4th July 2016 “The Wicked Lady” was a popular British bodice...

Trumbo DVD/Blu Ray Release – Review

Director: Jay Roach. Cast: Bryan Cranston, Diane Lane, Helen Mirren, Elle Fanning, John Goodman, Michael Stuhlbarg, Louis C. K. Released: DVD/Blu-Ray - 21/6/2016 Reviewed by: Stu Laurie.             The...

Tootsie – Criterion Collection Release Review

Director: Sydney Pollack Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Geena Davis, Jessica Lange, Sydney Pollack, Teri Garr Released: On Sale Now Reviewer: Stu Laurie     Never has a film about a man...

The Firm – BFI Blu-Ray Release Review

  Release Date: On Sale Now Director: Alan Clarke Cast: Gary Oldman, Lesley Manville, Phil Davies Reviewer: Stu Laurie     Ah Gary Oldman. British acting royalty, a diverse character actor...

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