It Chapter Two

It Chapter Two US (2019) Dir. Andy Muschietti Sequels are often hard depending on the success of the first film and the story being told, whether it is continuing an overarching plot or progressing a singular franchise. For It Chapter Two, it is more a case of the former but has a lot to live … Continue reading It Chapter Two

Acacia (Akasia)

Acacia (Akasia) Korea (2003) Dir. Park Ki-hyung Children are funny creatures. I know that is a general admission but one thing some of them tend to do, largely because of their callow grip on emotions, is become jealous of other children in the family arriving after them, stealing the attention from their parents that was … Continue reading Acacia (Akasia)

One Missed Call Trilogy

One Missed Call Trilogy (Cert 15) 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: Arrow Video) Running Time: 322 minutes approx. First, there was the killer video tape. Then the killer computer, and now the killer mobile phone! You have to hand it to the Japanese when they like an idea they milk it for all it is worth … Continue reading One Missed Call Trilogy

Little Monsters

Little Monsters (Cert 15) 1 Disc DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Altitude Films) Running Time: 94 minutes approx. Kids eh? Who’d have them? Sure, they may be cute for the first few years of their lives and their naivety is endearing but they can also be a handful. In the worst case scenario of a major catastrophe, the … Continue reading Little Monsters

Svaha: The Sixth Finger

Svaha: The Sixth Finger Korea (2019) Dir. Jang Jae-Hyun Extreme religious doctrine can be scary for of us those on the outside of it, but as religion is not a singular concept, conflicting opinions as to whose God is the one true deity and which teachings are the right ones can also be dangerous among … Continue reading Svaha: The Sixth Finger

In Fabric

In Fabric UK (2018) Dir. Peter Strickland Many women spend their lives looking for that perfect dress, preferably within their budget, which will make them look great and knock ’em dead - that is referring to the people who see them in this spectacular gown. This would require a “killer” dress to be found, though … Continue reading In Fabric

Midsommar (Director’s Cut)

Midsommar (Director’s Cut) US/Sweden (2019) Dir. Ari Aster Some things are best left alone. Curiosity may get the better of you but fighting it is the most prudent thing you can do. There is a reason why people are afraid of the unknown and why this isn’t always a bad thing. And most importantly of … Continue reading Midsommar (Director’s Cut)

Soul Eater Complete Series

Soul Eater Complete Series (Cert 15) 6 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 1204 minutes approx.   Welcome to the Death Weapon Meister Academy (DWMA) where the pupils are allowed to bring their weapons to class – because half the pupils ARE weapons! Paired with wielders called “meisters”, their ultimate goal is to achieve the … Continue reading Soul Eater Complete Series

Rabid

Rabid Canada (2019) Dir. Jen & Sylvia Soska I suppose everybody at some stage in their lives wishes they were more attractive than they are, whether to boost their confidence or purely from a vanity perspective. But there is always a price to pay for this, especially if it is achieved via cosmetic surgery, the … Continue reading Rabid

Garden Of Sinners Collector’s Edition

Garden Of Sinners Collector’s Edition (Cert 18) 8 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 540 minutes approx. This movie collection based on the light novel series by Kinoko Nasu about a young woman who can see death fighting off evil beings in 1990’s Tokyo has already been released in the UK by MVM back in … Continue reading Garden Of Sinners Collector’s Edition