A Quick Note About Anime Reviews

Hello dear readers, Some of you may have noticed a slight dearth in reviews for new UK anime releases on this site recently. This is due in part to some of the titles having their release dates delayed by the distributors. However, in lieu of the current situation with the Coronavirus and the widespread lockdown … Continue reading A Quick Note About Anime Reviews

Movie Review – Love Rain

Love Rain Thailand (2018) Dir. Pirun Anusuriya We all need a push in life and it can come from either somebody we know or an outside influence whose impartiality can make all of the difference. A little less likely is getting this encouragement from the other side - i.e. from a ghost who could do … Continue reading Movie Review – Love Rain

Movie Review – The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part US (2019) Dir. Mike Mitchell Having expanded on the Lego franchise with a successful film in 2014, instead of a direct sequel, the universe branched off to focus on individual characters, like with the witty and action packed Lego Batman Movie, and the largely forgotten flop Lego Ninjago … Continue reading Movie Review – The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

Movie Review – The Invisible Man vs. The Human Fly (Tômei ningen to hae otoko)

The Invisible Man vs. The Human Fly (Tômei ningen to hae otoko) Japan (1957) Dir. Mitsuo Murayama We can only presume Daiei Film’s first foray into sci-fi (and indeed Japanese cinema’s first entry into this genre) was such a huge success that they had to wait eight years before attempting a sequel. Or maybe it … Continue reading Movie Review – The Invisible Man vs. The Human Fly (Tômei ningen to hae otoko)

Movie Review – Deliver Us From Evil (Daman akeseo guhasoseo)

Deliver Us From Evil (Daman akeseo guhasoseo) Korea (2020) Dir. Hong Won-Chan Everyone makes enemies in their line of work; it is inevitable with so many strong and diverse personalities brought together. In some jobs, this is not just inevitability but almost a job requirement, making it easier to deal with anyone who ruins your … Continue reading Movie Review – Deliver Us From Evil (Daman akeseo guhasoseo)

Movie Review – The Invisible Man Appears (Tômei ningen arawaru)

The Invisible Man Appears (Tômei ningen arawaru) Japan (1949) Dirs. Nobuo Adachi & Shigehiro Fukushima “There is no good or evil in science, but it can be used for good or evil purposes” Obviously, this Japanese take on the HG Wells classic should be entitled The Invisible Man Disappears but that would be too blatant. … Continue reading Movie Review – The Invisible Man Appears (Tômei ningen arawaru)

Wrestling Review – WWE FastLane 2021

WWE FastLane 2021 (Cert 12) 1 Disc DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 160 minutes approx. Release Date: May 10th Coming to the end of the Road to Wrestlemania, there is just one more stop to make so we veer off into the FastLane! But do we really need to? Most people would argue we … Continue reading Wrestling Review – WWE FastLane 2021

Movie Review – Giants & Toys

Giants & Toys (Cert 12) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: Arrow Video) Running Time: 95 minutes approx. Release Date – May 10th Sex sells, we all know that but if that isn’t an acceptable route to take then how about using a celebrity instead? And if you can’t get a celebrity to sell you products then … Continue reading Movie Review – Giants & Toys

Movie Review – Made In Hong Kong (Heung Gong jai jo)

Made In Hong Kong (Heung Gong jai jo) Hong Kong (1997) Dir. Fruit Chan “There is no take two in life” In 1997, Britain handed its sovereignty of Hong Kong over to mainland China after 156 years of British rule, which one would think, culturally at least, would be cause for celebration and a positive … Continue reading Movie Review – Made In Hong Kong (Heung Gong jai jo)

Movie Review – This Is Cristina (Ella es Cristina)

This Is Cristina (Ella es Cristina) Chile (2019) Dir. Gonzalo Maza Friendship. It is something that is supposed to last forever but we know this isn’t true. People change, circumstances change and not every relationship is built to survive these upsets in life. Those that do should be cherished, those that don’t, any mistakes made … Continue reading Movie Review – This Is Cristina (Ella es Cristina)

New Video Added!

It's been a while since I've done one of these but My latest video RENTADINOSAUR – NEW DINOS showreel 2020 has been added to the Showreels and Edits list of the Filmmaking section of this site. I hope you enjoy it. Thanks in advance.   https://vimeo.com/543555520