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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...

2 Guns

Reviewer: Philip Price Director: Baltasar Kormakur Stars:  Bill Paxton, Denzel Washington, Edward James Olmos, Fred Ward,James Marsden, Mark Wahlberg, Paula Patton Released: 16th August 2013 (UK) Contraband was an exercise in complete complacency for me....

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 Hunger Games

  Released: 23rd March 2012 Director: Gary Ross Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Stanley Tucci, Liam Hemsworth Certificate: 12a Reviewer: Luke Walkley In a future piecing itself together following a devastating war, America...

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Reviewer: Philip Price Director: Francis Lawrence Stars: Donald Sutherland, Elizabeth Banks, Jeffrey Wright, Jena Malone,Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Lenny Kravitz, Liam Hemsworth, Lynn Cohen, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Sam Claflin, Stanley Tucci, Woody Harrelson Released: 22nd November 2013 (UK) There are plenty...

Blu Ray Review – Symptoms

  Release Date: 26th May 2016. Director: Jose Ramon Larraz. Starring: Angela Pleasance, Lorna Helibron, Peter Vaughn.               Having been released back in 1974 and entered into the 1974...

Marvel Avengers Assemble

  Released: 26th April 2012 Director: Josh Whedon Stars: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr, Samuel L Jackson, Tom Hiddleston, Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner Certificate: 12a Reviewer: Luke Walkley The eagerly...

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...

Snitch

Reviewer: Philip Price Director: Ric Roman Waugh Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Susan Sarandon Released: April 5th 2013 (UK) Who knew there was any downside to being The Rock? Excuse...

Frozen

Reviewer: Philip Price Director:  Melissa Lee & Chris Buck Stars: Alan Tudyk, Chris Williams, Ciaran Hinds, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Kristen Bell, Santino Fontana, Stephen J. Anderson Released: 6th December 2013 (UK) Frozen is all about defying...

12 Years A Slave

Released: 10th January 2014 Directed By: Steve Mcqueen Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt, Benedict Cumberbatch Certificate: 15 Reviewed By: Darryl Griffiths Last year, we were served a...

The Double

Released: 2014 Directed By: Richard Ayoade Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Mia Wasikowska Certificate: 15 Reviewed By: Rohan Morbey "You’re in my place" says an anonymous man to Simon James, an...

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’...

Mud

Reviewer: Philip Price Director: Jeff Nichols Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan, Jacob Lofland and Reese Witherspoon Released: 10th May 2013 (UK) Though my opinion might be slightly biased...

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...

Flight

Reviewer: Philip Price Director: Robert Zemeckis Stars: Denzel Washington, Nadine Valezquez Released: February 1st 2013 Denzel Washington defines magnetism. The guy produces this aura that attracts audiences to...

Olympus Has Fallen

Reviewer: Philip Price Director: Antoine Fuqua Stars: Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart and Morgan Freeman Released: 17th April 2013 It is about time Gerard Butler went back to doing...

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...

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