Blu-ray Review – Ghostbusters: Afterlife

Ghostbusters: Afterlife (Cert 12) 1 Disc DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Sony Pictures) Running Time: 124 minutes approx. Back in 2016 the beloved Ghostbusters franchise was “rebooted” with an all-female cast which wasn’t well received, and to be frank, wasn’t that great either. But what that film had going for it was being firmly in the same zany … Continue reading Blu-ray Review – Ghostbusters: Afterlife

Cinema Release – Petrov’s Flu

Petrov’s Flu (Cert 18) (Distributor: Sovereign Film Distribution) Running Time: 145 minutes approx. Having the flu is not very nice, as I am sure many of you can attest to without me expanding upon that statement. Some people claim to have the flu but in reality have a bad cold; the real flu not only … Continue reading Cinema Release – Petrov’s Flu

Blu-ray Review – Last Night In Soho

Last Night In Soho (Cert 18) 1 Disc DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Universal) Running Time: 117 minutes approx. I would venture there are many of us today who would love to go back in time to the sixties, when the music was rocking, the fashions colourful, and the vibe cool! Thank goodness film exists where this can … Continue reading Blu-ray Review – Last Night In Soho

Cinema Release – Parallel Mothers

Parallel Mothers (Cert 15) Theatrical (Distributor: Pathé) Running Time: 123 minutes approx. Bloodlines are not just our way of keeping a family name or heritage alive but to ensure history is never forgotten. The past is often buried to advantage the few, but as times change, questions are asked by successive generations who want answers … Continue reading Cinema Release – Parallel Mothers

Theatrical/VOD Review – A Hero

A Hero (Cert 12) Theatrical/VOD (Distributor: Amazon Prime) Running Time: 128 minutes approx. “Do the right thing”. A moral dilemma with no correct answer - circumstances will differ and sometimes doing what should be done could make matter worse for someone else, whether morally justified or not. Alternatively, doing the right thing may not be … Continue reading Theatrical/VOD Review – A Hero

Blu-ray Review – Red Angel

Red Angel (Cert 15) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: Arrow Video) Running Time: 95 minutes approx. “Soldiers aren’t human beings. They’re objects… just weapons.” A cynical view to have especially for a doctor working on the front line, but we can’t possibly imagine the things he has seen day after day. Fortunately, the nurses are more … Continue reading Blu-ray Review – Red Angel

Blu-Ray Review – No Time To Die

No Time To Die (Cert 12) 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: Universal) Running Time: 164 minutes approx. Do I start this review by mentioning the irony in how it took almost 2 years for this film to hit the cinemas yet barely two months for the home media release to come out? As both release dates … Continue reading Blu-Ray Review – No Time To Die

Movie Review – Bad Luck Banging Or Loony Porn

Bad Luck Banging Or Loony Porn (Cert 18) Theatrical (Distributor: Sovereign Film Distribution) Running Time: 108 minutes approx. Apparently, the most searched term on the internet in Romania is “blowjob” followed by “empathy”. I wouldn’t normally delve into the unlikelihood of there being a connection between the two and if there is, it would no … Continue reading Movie Review – Bad Luck Banging Or Loony Porn

Blu-Ray Review – Sailor Suit And Machine Gun

Sailor Suit And Machine Gun (Cert 15) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: Arrow Video) Running Time: 112//131 minutes approx. NB - This review is based on the extended Director’s Cut “It looks like I’m going to grow up to be a stupid woman” An old proverb says if you lay down with dogs you end up … Continue reading Blu-Ray Review – Sailor Suit And Machine Gun

Blu-ray Review – Yokai Monsters Collection

Yokai Monsters Collection (Cert 15) 3 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: Arrow Video) Running Time: 79/79/78/124 minutes approx. In case you are not familiar with the term, “Yokai” is an all-encompassing Japanese word for “monster”, commonly used to describe any supernatural creature from Japanese folklore. As staples of Japanese legend, it was inevitable Yokai would make it … Continue reading Blu-ray Review – Yokai Monsters Collection