WWE – Royal Rumble 2019

WWE – Royal Rumble 2019 (Cert 15) 1 Disc Blu-ray/2 discs DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 301 minutes approx. Release Date: March 18th The women of the WWE had a great 2018 - they main evented the first PPV of the year at the Royal Rumble and the last PPV of the year TLC. … Continue reading WWE – Royal Rumble 2019

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Good Morning (Ohayou)

Good Morning (Ohayou) Japan (1959) Dir. Yasujiro Ozu Times moved rather quickly in the 20th century; at least here in the west, while Japan still clung on to their own culture, content not to succumb to western influences that first arrived the late 19th century. But when they eventually took hold in the post-World War … Continue reading Good Morning (Ohayou)

Princess Principal Collection

Princess Principal Collection (Cert 12) 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 303 minutes approx. Release Date: March 18th   I don’t have much time for our royal family, as treacherous as that may sound, but I can guarantee that the Princess Charlotte of Cambridge fawned over by our press will never be as cool … Continue reading Princess Principal Collection

White Valentine (Hwaiteu ballenta-in)

White Valentine (Hwaiteu ballenta-in) Korea (1999) Dir. Yang Yun-Ho It’s funny how life works - you spend all your time looking far and wide for something and it is right there under your nose. When this applies to love you have the makings of a story that would be a perfect fit for a romantic … Continue reading White Valentine (Hwaiteu ballenta-in)

She Has A Name

She Has A Name Canada (2016) Dirs. Daniel Kooman & Matthew Kooman The UN estimates over 2 million children a year are forced in sexual slavery on a global scale, with only 1% of them rescued. This terrifying statistic is shared at the end of this upsetting drama that was made not only to raise … Continue reading She Has A Name

Divergence (Saam cha hau)

Divergence (Saam cha hau) Hong Kong (2005) Dir. Benny Chan Take one acclaimed Hong Kong police/action director, three capable, popular actors and an award winning writer, put them together in the same crime thriller with a strong support cast in the hope of emulating the success of the seminal Infernal Affairs, and the result is… … Continue reading Divergence (Saam cha hau)

Fighting With My Family

Fighting With My Family (Cert 12A) US/UK (2019) Dir. Stephen Merchant It’s tough being a knowledgeable fan of the subject of a biopic, as it requires the special skill to divorce oneself from being irked by the liberties taken with the story and the inaccuracy of the details and accept you are watching a dramatisation. … Continue reading Fighting With My Family