Christine US (2016) Dir. Antonio Campos "In keeping with Channel 40's policy of bringing you the latest in 'blood and guts', and in living colour, you are going to see another first—attempted suicide." Those were the last words spoken by WXLT-TV news reporter Christine Chubbuck before she placed a gun to her head and shot … Continue reading Christine

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 (Cert 12A) US (2017) Dir. James Gunn It’s comic book sequel time as the eponymous motley crew of aliens, humans, animals and miscellaneous return to wreak havoc across the stars to the hit sounds of a 70’s and 80’s mix tape, in the hope of swelling the coffers of … Continue reading Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2

Department Q – The Absent One (Fasandræberne)

Department Q - The Absent One (Fasandræberne) Denmark (2014) Dir. Mikkel Nørgaard This gruesome, sinuous slice of Nordic Noir is the second film in the Department Q series based on the novels of Jussi Adler-Olsen, following 2013’s Keeper Of Lost Causes. As is usually the case, the cast list gives fans a chance to play … Continue reading Department Q – The Absent One (Fasandræberne)

Bakuman Season 1

Bakuman Season 1 (Cert 12) 6 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment/Kaze UK) Running time: 676 minutes approx.   Like most fourteen year-olds, Moritaka Mashiro has no idea of what he wants to do with his life, but he does know is that classmate Miho Azuki is cute and sketches a portrait of her in his notebook. Another … Continue reading Bakuman Season 1