Child’s Pose (Pozitia copilului)

Child's Pose (Pozitia copilului) Romania (2013) Dir. Calin Peter Netzer Bucharest socialite Cornelia Keneres (Luminita Gheorghiu) is a well connected architect as well being a domineering mother. One night, through her equally affluent socialite sister Olga Cerchez (Natasa Raab), Cornelia learns that her estranged son Barbu (Bogdan Dumitrache) was involved in a car accident that … Continue reading Child’s Pose (Pozitia copilului)

Magi – The Labyrinth Of Magic Series 1 Part 1

Magi – The Labyrinth Of Magic Series 1 Part 1 (Episodes 1-13) (Cert 15) 2 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment/Kaze UK) Running time: 318 minutes approx. As sure as night follows day and sun follows rain one can also be sure that any world history or popular folklore will one day get the anime treatment, with … Continue reading Magi – The Labyrinth Of Magic Series 1 Part 1

A Muse (EunGyo)

A Muse (EunGyo) Korea (2012) Dir. Ji-woo Jung Lee Jeok-yo (Park Hae-il) is a respected poet, now seventy years old and living peacefully in the countryside. His thirty-something assistant, Seo Ji-woo (Kim Mu-yeol), has scored a best seller with his first novel and it is after returning from a publishing do that they find high … Continue reading A Muse (EunGyo)

Sword Art Online Part 3

Sword Art Online Part 3 (Episodes 15-19) (Cert 12) 2 Discs DVD/BD Combo (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 118 minutes approx. One would think that once the Sword Art Online game was finally over, its creator having effectively destroyed his own work and the gamers now freed from their virtual reality prison that the show … Continue reading Sword Art Online Part 3

Phantom Of The Paradise

Phantom Of The Paradise (Cert 15)1 Disc (Distributor: Arrow Video) Running time: 92 minutes approx.An enigmatic but reclusive music mogul named Swan (Paul Williams) is planning to open his own music theatre called Paradise with the prospective headline act being his mega hit protégés The Juicy Fruits. A nerdy looking singer-songwriter named Winslow Leach (William … Continue reading Phantom Of The Paradise

Bangkok Assassins

Bangkok Assassins (Cert 15) 1 Disc (Distributor: MVM Entertainment) Running time: 104 minutes approx. Four young boys are kidnapped and maimed by their brutal captors – one is blinded one deafened, one left retarded and the last has his tongue cut out – then sent onto the streets to beg for money. A former Shaolin … Continue reading Bangkok Assassins

Mystery (Fu cheng mi shi)

Mystery (Fu cheng mi shi) China (2012) Dir. Ye Lou Lu Jie (Hao Lei) is having coffee with her desperate friend Sang Qi (Qi Xi), who believes her husband is cheating on her. At the same time at a hotel across the road from the coffee shop , Lu Jie sees her husband businessman Qiao … Continue reading Mystery (Fu cheng mi shi)

Pacific Rim

Pacific Rim US (2013) Dir. Guillermo del Toro In 2013 earth has been attacked by large creatures called Kaiju, invading through an interdimensional portal on the ocean floor. As a countermeasure giant robots called Jaegers were built, piloted by two people whose connected brain power source the operation of the machine. In 2020 a Jaeger … Continue reading Pacific Rim

Fairy Tail Part 6

Fairy Tail Part 6 (Episodes 61-72) (Cert 12) 2 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 294 minutes approx. The Nirvana Arc is in full swing with the wizards from the Fairy Tail guild working in coalition with other guilds to defeat the dark guild Oración Seis, six dangerous wizards, led by a man known as … Continue reading Fairy Tail Part 6

Adrift In Tokyo (Tenten)

Adrift In Tokyo (Tenten) Japan (2007) Dir. Satoshi Miki Foster child Fumiya Takemura (Joe Odagiri) is a lazy, going nowhere student who is debt to the tune of 834,000 yen to a loan shark. One evening a man named Aiichiro Fukuhara (Tomokazu Miura) shows up at Fumiya’s tiny apartment to collect the money which he … Continue reading Adrift In Tokyo (Tenten)