Man Of Steel

  Man Of Steel US (2013) Dir. Zack Snyder Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Is it even a Superman movie? It’s fair to say that Zack Snyder has put his own stamp on the much told origins of arguably the most famous superhero of them all and the end results have divided … Continue reading Man Of Steel

War Games – WCW’s Most Notorious Matches

War Games – WCW’s Most Notorious Matches (Cert 18) 3 Discs DVD/ 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time:  367 minutes approx.  For modern wrestling fans who get a kick out of the WWE’s Elimination Chamber match, TNA’s Lethal Lockdown match or even CZW’s Cage Of Death, you maybe surprised to learn that the … Continue reading War Games – WCW’s Most Notorious Matches

The Concubine (Hoo-goong: Je-wang-eui cheob)

The Concubine (Hoo-goong: Je-wang-eui cheob) Korea (2012) Dir. Dae-seung Kim In the early Joseon Dynasty, the Queen mother and former concubine Dae-bi (Park Ji-young) conspires to usurp the power of her stepson, the current king (Jung Chan), via her timid son Prince Sungwon (Kim Dong-Wook) and the girl he is smitten with, Shin Hwa-Yeon (Jo … Continue reading The Concubine (Hoo-goong: Je-wang-eui cheob)

Iria – The Complete Series

Iria – The Complete Series (Cert 12) 1 Disc (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 162 minutes approx. In a futuristic world a group of bounty hunters working for Ghomvak Security, Glen, his apprentice Iria and partner Bob, head off on a rescue mission aboard a hijacked spacecraft called the Karma. They discover a few survivors hiding … Continue reading Iria – The Complete Series

Fullmetal Alchemist – Brotherhood Collection 5 Blu-ray (Episodes 53-64)

Fullmetal Alchemist - Brotherhood Collection 5 Blu-ray (Episodes 53-64) (Cert 15) 2 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 280 minutes It’s a veritable battle bonanza in this Blu-ray release of the final instalment of this exceptional reboot of the modern classic with nary an occupied space in Amestris not playing host to some form of … Continue reading Fullmetal Alchemist – Brotherhood Collection 5 Blu-ray (Episodes 53-64)

Mantrap

Mantrap US (1926) Dir. Victor Fleming Divorce lawyer Ralph Prescott (Percy Marmont) has had enough of his female clients and the busy New York lifestyle so his best friend E. Wesson Woodbury (Eugene Pallette) suggests a getaway in the quiet backwoods of Canada. Meanwhile backwoodsman Joe Easter (Ernest Torrence) tires of the lonely life in … Continue reading Mantrap

Gozu (Gokudô kyôfu dai-gekijô: Gozu)

Gozu (Gokudô kyôfu dai-gekijô: Gozu) Japan (2003) Dir. Takashi Miike The eccentric and paranoid actions of Yakuza gang member Ozaki (Show Aikawa) are worrying gang boss Azamawari (Renji Ishibashi) so he orders Minami (Hideki Sone) to kill off his Yakuza “brother” and dump the body at a disposal site in Nagoya. However en route to … Continue reading Gozu (Gokudô kyôfu dai-gekijô: Gozu)

Naruto Shippuden Collection 13

Naruto Shippuden Collection 13 (Episodes 154-166) (Cert 12) 2 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 294 minutes approx. Our spiky haired hero wasn’t in the best of moods when we least saw him, blaming Lady Tsuande for the death of his tutor Jiraiya, who met his fate at the hands of Pain, the figurehead leader … Continue reading Naruto Shippuden Collection 13

Panty And Stocking With Garterbelt Complete Series (Blu-ray)

Panty And Stocking With Garterbelt Complete Series Blu-ray (Cert 18) 2 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 313 minutes approx. Just when you thought it was safe they’re back – and this time in HD! Panty And Stocking With Garterbelt was originally released in 2012 on DVD while the Japanese licence owners refused to sanction … Continue reading Panty And Stocking With Garterbelt Complete Series (Blu-ray)

Isztambul (Istanbul)

  Isztambul (Istanbul) Hungary/Turkey (2011) Dir. Ferenc Török Housewife Katalin Munk (Johanna ter Steege) has her world torn apart when her lecturer husband János (Andor Lukáts) arrives home to tell her that he’s leaving her for a younger student of his. Katalin falls into a state of shock and wanders about the streets of Budapest … Continue reading Isztambul (Istanbul)