Movie Review – Memories To Choke On, Drinks To Wash Them Down

Memories To Choke On, Drinks To Wash Them Down Hong Kong (2019) Dirs. Ming-Kai Leung & Kate Reilly Such a cheeky title for an anthology that doesn’t tell you what to expect yet is oddly explanatory in its own way. Four short films - three fiction, one documentary - set in, around and about Hong … Continue reading Movie Review – Memories To Choke On, Drinks To Wash Them Down

WWE – Undertaker – The Last Ride Wrestling Review

WWE – Undertaker - The Last Ride (Cert 12) 1 Disc Blu-ray / 2 Discs DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 283 minutes approx. Release Date: November 23th There is no question The Undertaker is a legend in modern day pro-wrestling, which for a gimmick that shouldn’t have worked beyond maybe a few months at … Continue reading WWE – Undertaker – The Last Ride Wrestling Review

WWE – Ruthless Aggression Vol 1

WWE – Ruthless Aggression Vol 1 (Cert 15) 2 Discs DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 239 minutes approx. I must confess I have never viewed “Ruthless Aggression” as an “era” in WWE history; to me it was just another buzzword/catchphrase Vince McMahon trotted out to prevent the dwindling post-Attitude Era audience from straying. And … Continue reading WWE – Ruthless Aggression Vol 1

George Méliès’ A Trip To The Moon

George Méliès’ A Trip To The Moon (Cert U) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: Arrow Academy) Running Time: 13 minutes approx. One of the most enduring and iconic images in cinema history adorns the front cover of this Blu-ray release of one of the most famous and influential films of all time, and even if you … Continue reading George Méliès’ A Trip To The Moon

WWE – WWE24 – Best Of 2019

WWE – WWE24 – Best Of 2019 (Cert 15) 2 Discs DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 225 minutes approx. Regardless of what you (and I) might think about the WWE’s current TV and PPV product there is no denying that they do a good documentary, four of which from the WWE 24 series on … Continue reading WWE – WWE24 – Best Of 2019

Doomed – The Untold Story of Roger Corman’s The Fantastic Four

Doomed - The Untold Story of Roger Corman's The Fantastic Four US (2015) Dir. Marty Langford From the file marked “Enquiring Minds Need To Know” comes what for many comic book fans and movie buffs must be among the Holy Grail of tell all documentaries. For over twenty years the truth behind the self-defeating and … Continue reading Doomed – The Untold Story of Roger Corman’s The Fantastic Four

WWE – Andre The Giant

WWE – Andre The Giant (Cert 15) 1 Disc DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 85 minutes approx. A rare one this, a WWE release that isn’t exclusively a WWE production. Andre The Giant is in face a documentary by Jason Hehir for the HBO TV channel in the US, which the WWE had a … Continue reading WWE – Andre The Giant

WWE – WWE24 – Best Of 2018

WWE – WWE24 - Best Of 2018 (Cert 15) 2 Discs DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 219 minutes approx. The WWE Network may have around 2 million subscribers worldwide (and trust me it is worth every penny of its £10 a month) but it seems that they still want to cater for the home … Continue reading WWE – WWE24 – Best Of 2018

WWE – Kevin Owens – Fight Owens Fight

WWE – Kevin Owens - Fight Owens Fight (Cert 15) 2 Discs Blu-ray / 3 Discs DVD (Distributor: Fremantle Media) Running Time: 60 minutes approx. If there is one thing WWE biographies do very well it is allowing us to get a better insight into the person behind the wrestling persona we see on TV, … Continue reading WWE – Kevin Owens – Fight Owens Fight

We Are X

We Are X (Cert 15) 1 Disc (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running Time: 95 minutes approx. “Who’s that?” asks a bewildered woman as a gamine, slightly effete blonde Japanese male enters a New York building surrounded by photographers, cameramen and hoards of screaming fans. “Somebody very famous” comes the reply from a photographer. The woman pulls … Continue reading We Are X