Battle Girl High School Collection

Battle Girl High School Collection (Cert 15) 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 312 minutes approx. Release Date: October 1st  Sometimes you see the title of an anime series and it pretty much tells you everything you need to know about it, even before you see the DVD cover. Battle Girl High School is … Continue reading Battle Girl High School Collection

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Operation Red Sea (Hong hai xing dong)

Operation Red Sea (Hong hai xing dong) Hong Kong (2018) Dir. Dante Lam They say worse things happen at sea. I’m in no position to comment either way on the veracity of this aphorism but I would think being run over by a lorry would hurt more than getting water in your swimming goggles whilst … Continue reading Operation Red Sea (Hong hai xing dong)

Starcrash

Starcrash US/Italy (1978) Dir. Luigi Cozzi  Sometimes I wonder if instead of lambasting film producers trying to capitalise off the back of the latest blockbuster with a cheap knock-off, we should admire their chutzpah in thinking they could get actually away with it! Otherwise, there wouldn’t be films like Starcrash to leave us aghast at … Continue reading Starcrash

Godzilla: City On The Edge Of Battle (Godzilla: Kessen Kidō Zōshoku Toshi)

Godzilla: City On The Edge Of Battle (Godzilla: Kessen Kidō Zōshoku Toshi) Japan (2018) Dirs. Hiroyuki Seshita & Kobun Shizuno The second film in the new animated trilogy of films featuring the King Of Monsters Godzilla, distributed in the west via Netflix, is a direct continuation from the first film Planet Of The Monsters. Unfortunately … Continue reading Godzilla: City On The Edge Of Battle (Godzilla: Kessen Kidō Zōshoku Toshi)

Lu Over The Wall (Yoake tsugeru Rû no uta)

Lu Over The Wall (Yoake tsugeru Rû no uta) Japan (2017) Dir. Masaaki Yuasa I suppose if you’re going to riff on someone else’s work you may as well copy the best, which Masaaki Yuasa has done in aping Miyazaki’s Ponyo for Lu Over The Wall but has put his unique spin on it that … Continue reading Lu Over The Wall (Yoake tsugeru Rû no uta)

Deadpool 2

Deadpool 2 (Cert 15) 1 Disc DVD/ 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment) Running Time: Theatrical Cut - 118 minutes approx. / Extended Cut - 133 minutes Release Date – September 17th NB: This review is based on the Theatrical Cut The original Deadpool film was considered a huge gamble for Marvel, … Continue reading Deadpool 2

WWE – Shawn Michaels: The Showstopper Unreleased

WWE – Shawn Michaels: The Showstopper Unreleased (Cert 15) 3 Discs DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 510 minutes approx. Release Date: October 1st If anyone in the WWE has a body of work that warrants multiple visits to the archives then Shawn Michaels would be a name at the top of that list. With … Continue reading WWE – Shawn Michaels: The Showstopper Unreleased