Persona 4 – The Animation Volume 2

Persona 4 – The Animation Volume 2 (Episodes 10-17) (Cert 12) 1 Disc BluRay / 2 Disc DVD (Distributor: Manga Entertainment/Kaze UK) Running time: 195 minutes approx. Resuming the action where we left it, popular idol Rise "Risette" Kujikawa is the latest victim of the supernatural Midnight Channel, where a person’s “other self” is shown … Continue reading Persona 4 – The Animation Volume 2

Amour

Amour (Cert 12) 1 Disc (Distributor: Artificial Eye) Running Time: 127 min approx Retired octogenarian piano teachers Anne (Emmanuelle Riva) and Georges Laurent (Jean-Louis Trintignant) live a peaceful retirement until Anne one morning suffers a small stroke. When a minor operation goes wrong, Anne is left partially paralysed and wheelchair bound. Shortly after, Anne suffers … Continue reading Amour

Oblivion Island: Haruka And The Magic Mirror

Oblivion Island: Haruka And The Magic Mirror (Cert 12) 1 Disc DVD/Blu-ray Combo (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 100 minutes approx. 16 year-old Haruka recalls a time when, as a young child, she made a promise to her sick mother that she would always treasure the hand mirror she gave her. Discovering the mirror is … Continue reading Oblivion Island: Haruka And The Magic Mirror

Dangerous Liaisons (Wi-heom-han gyan-gye)

Dangerous Liaisons (Wi-heom-han gyan-gye) China (2012) Dir. Jin-ho Hur 1930’s Shanghai and wealthy playboy Xie Yifan (Jang Dong-geon) is smitten upon his first meeting with his uncle’s granddaughter Du Fenyu (Zhang Ziyi) a young widow staying with Yifan’s maternal grandmother, Du Ruixue (Lisa Lu). At fund raising party hosted by Hudong Bank chairwoman Mo Jieyu … Continue reading Dangerous Liaisons (Wi-heom-han gyan-gye)

WWE – Royal Rumble 2013

WWE – Royal Rumble 2013 (Cert 12) 1 Disc Blu-ray / DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 167 minutes approx. One of the “big four” shows of the year steaming back to the “good old days” before PPVs were a monthly concern, the Royal Rumble has a been a firm favourite among wrestling fans since … Continue reading WWE – Royal Rumble 2013

The Clay Bird (Matir moina)

The Clay Bird (Matir moina) Bangladesh (2002) Dir. Tareque Masud Set in East Pakistan in the late 1960s, a young boy Anu (Nurul Islam Bablu) is sent to a madrasah by his strict and devout Muslim father Kazi (Jayanto Chattopadhyay) where his is bombarded with religious ideologies and doctrines that he barely understands. Here he … Continue reading The Clay Bird (Matir moina)

WWE – The Best Of Raw and Smackdown 2012

WWE – The Best Of Raw and Smackdown 2012 (Cert 15) 2 Discs Blu-ray / 3 Discs DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 440 minutes approx.  And it’s time once again to bring out that bag of salt as Josh Mathews is here to share with us the “best” of WWE’s flagship TV shows RAW … Continue reading WWE – The Best Of Raw and Smackdown 2012

Mardock Scramble: The Second Combustion

Mardock Scramble: The Second Combustion (Cert 18) 1 Disc (Distributor: Manga Entertainment/Kaze) Running time: 62 minutes approx Resuming the action from where we left it at the end of the first film, which as you recall, ended with a bottom clenching cliffhanger, reborn and rebuilt 15-year-old prostitute Rune Balot is involved in a shoot out … Continue reading Mardock Scramble: The Second Combustion

Lacuna

  Lacuna China (2012) Dirs. Derek Tsang & Jimmy Wan It’s the morning after the night before and Shen Wei (Shawn Yue) wakes up next to Tong Xin (Zhang Jingchu) to the shock of both parties, especially as the bed they slept in is in a department store. Having no recollection of the night before … Continue reading Lacuna

WWE – TLC 2012

WWE – TLC 2012 (Cert 15) 1 Disc Blu-ray / DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 166 minutes approx. The basis for the final PPV of 2012 is to highlight some of the more brutal and popular stunt show matches the WWE has to offer – namely the tables match, the ladder match and the … Continue reading WWE – TLC 2012