Waiting In The Summer Complete Series

Waiting In The Summer Complete Series (Cert 15) 2 Discs (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 272 minutes approx. While testing an old cine camera he found in the house he recently inherited, Kaito Kirishima is blinded by a flash of light and loses his balance on the old bridge on which he stands before passing out. … Continue reading Waiting In The Summer Complete Series

Fullmetal Alchemist – Brotherhood Collection 4 Blu-ray

Fullmetal Alchemist - Brotherhood Collection 4 Blu-ray (Episodes 40-52) (Cert 15) 2 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 305 minutes   Once again Manga are allowing Blu-ray fans to catch up on this fantastic series in HD with this latest Blu-ray only release. Divide and conquer is the theme for this penultimate release in the saga … Continue reading Fullmetal Alchemist – Brotherhood Collection 4 Blu-ray

Hors Satan (Outside Satan)

  Hors Satan (Outside Satan) France (2011) Dir. Bruno Dumont In the Côte d'Opale region of Southern France a lone drifter (David Dewaele) comes across a young girl (Alexandra Lematre) who is silently drawn to him and joins him in his taciturn but event filled meditations. Bruno Dumont clearly has a lot to get off … Continue reading Hors Satan (Outside Satan)

Monsieur Lazhar

  Monsieur Lazhar Canada (2011) Dir. Philippe Falardeau When a popular teacher at a Montreal junior school commits suicide, Algerian immigrant Bachir Lazhar (Mohamed Fellag) shows up at the school shortly after and offers his services as a replacement. He is taken on and after a slow start he manages to win over the kids … Continue reading Monsieur Lazhar

Journey To The West: Conquering the Demons (Xi You Xiang Mo Pian)

  Journey To The West: Conquering the Demons (Xi You Xiang Mo Pian) China (2013) Dirs. Stephen Chow & Chi-kin Kwok Novice demon hunter Xuan Zang (Zhang Wen) believes that benevolence is the way to treat demons and not violence, using a book of nursery rhymes given to him by his master (Sihan Cheng) as … Continue reading Journey To The West: Conquering the Demons (Xi You Xiang Mo Pian)

K-ON!! Season 2 Part 1

K-ON!! Season 2 Part 1 (Episodes 1-13) (Cert PG) 2 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 300 minutes approx.   It’s back to school for the pupils of Sakuragaoka Girl's High School and for the five girls that make up the Light Music Club it looks set to be a challenging year ahead. Yup, turn off … Continue reading K-ON!! Season 2 Part 1

Sister (L’enfant d’en haut)

  Sister (L'enfant d'en haut) France/Switzerland (2012) Dir. Ursula Meier Twelve year-old Simon (Kacey Mottet Klein) and his older sister Lousie (Léa Seydoux) live in a housing complex below a luxury Swiss ski resort. With Louise unable to keep a job and sending more time sleeping around it is up to Simon to be the … Continue reading Sister (L’enfant d’en haut)

Vulgaria

Vulgaria (Cert 15) 1 Disc (Distributor: Third Window Films) Running Time: 92 minutes approx. To Wai-Cheung (Chapman To) is a film producer whose career is going nowhere, having not made a single successful film. His is unable to pay his alimony to his ex-wife, lawyer Tsang Lai-fun (Kristal Tin) for their daughter Jacqueline (Jacqueline Chan), … Continue reading Vulgaria

Valentinas Vienas (Valentine Alone)

  Valentinas Vienas (Valentines One) Lithuania (2013) Dirs. Donatas Ulvydas, Simonas Askelavicius, Edita Kabaraite & Ricardas Marcinkus It’s the eve of Valentine’s Day and two radio DJs – Aistis (Aistis Mickevicius) and Mindaugas (Mindaugas Stasiulis) - believe that no-one should be alone on this special night. Tell that to gynaecologist Valentinas (Vytautas Shapranauskas) who, despite … Continue reading Valentinas Vienas (Valentine Alone)

Majikoi Oh! Samurai Girls Collection

  Majikoi Oh! Samurai Girls Collection (Cert 15) 2 Discs (Distributor: MVM Entertainment) Running time: 287 minutes approx. There is a saying I am sure you are a familiar with which goes “Never judge a book by its cover”. There should be a similar saying which is exclusive to anime that warns us “Never judge … Continue reading Majikoi Oh! Samurai Girls Collection