Attack On Titan Part 2

Attack On Titan Part 2

Attack On Titan Part 2 (Episodes 14-25) (Cert 15) 2 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 279 minutes approx. Release Date: October 27th   A quick warning before you proceed: if you have not seen the first volume of Attack On Titan you will find some significant spoilers contained within this review of the eagerly anticipated … Continue reading

Play

Play

  Play Sweden (2011) Dir. Ruben Östlund One of the skills of a good story teller, or in this case filmmaker, is the ability to play with the audience’s sense of perception. This may be challenged by a plot twist or a surprise ending but the most efficient method is through the subtle disarming of … Continue reading

Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist

Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist

Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist (Cert 15) 1 Disc DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 152 minutes Release Date: October 27th Beginning life as an arcade video game Street Fighter has expanded into a universal phenomenon encompassing all media platforms, good and bad, garnering a devoted fan base like no other. Movie stuntman, martial artist and … Continue reading

The Princess And The Pilot

The Princess And The Pilot

The Princess And The Pilot (Cert 12) 1 Disc (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 100 minutes approx. Release Date: October 20th  Very much its own story, albeit one which has been told before, The Princess And The Pilot is a sentimental romantic tale set in an alternate world where the Levamme Kingdom is embroiled in … Continue reading

WWE – Summerslam 2014

WWE – Summerslam 2014

WWE – Summerslam 2014 (Cert 15) 1 Disc Blu-ray / DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 168 minutes approx. Release Date: October 27th And so we come to the “Biggest party of the summer” as the WWE would have us believe. Well it used to be before the advent of monthly PPVs making these events … Continue reading

Bride Of Frankenstein

Bride Of Frankenstein

Bride Of Frankenstein US (1935) Dir. James Whale With the classic 1931 film version of Mary Shelley’s seminal tale ending on a fairly conclusive note with the death of the monster, the idea of a sequel to Frankenstein was a proposition of some temerity by Universal. To dig themselves out a metaphorical grave the scriptwriters … Continue reading

WWE – John Cena: Greatest Rivalries

WWE – John Cena: Greatest Rivalries

WWE – John Cena: Greatest Rivalries (Cert 15) 2 Disc Blu-ray / 3 Discs DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 456 minutes approx. Release Date: October 20th Vince McMahon must have panicked when he looked at the calendar and realised that it had been a whole five months since he milked the fans of his … Continue reading

In The Realm Of The Senses (Ai no korîda)

In The Realm Of The Senses (Ai no korîda)

In The Realm Of The Senses (Ai no korîda) Japan (1976) Dir. Nagisa Ôshima This notorious sexually explicit Japanese film has courted controversy for practically all of its near forty year existence, and for good reason, even in the wake of modern films pushing boundaries between mainstream sex and flat-out pornography which seem tame in … Continue reading

Devil Survivor 2

Devil Survivor 2

Devil Survivor 2 (Cert 12) 2 Discs (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 333 minutes approx. Release Date: October 20th      Mobile phones have come along way since their arrival in the late 1980’s. Not only can we now make calls, send texts and e-mails, take photos, shoot videos, surf the internet, play music and video games, … Continue reading

The Spy: Undercover Operation (Seu-pa-i)

The Spy: Undercover Operation (Seu-pa-i)

The Spy: Undercover Operation (Seu-pa-i) Korea (2013) Dir. Yi Seung-Jun Some married men keep secrets from their wives, often for the most selfish of reasons and usually with disastrous results. For salaryman Kim Chul-Soo (Sol Kyung-Gu) he has no option to keep something from his air hostess wife Young-Hee (Moon So-ri) – the fact that … Continue reading