Fate/Stay Night Heaven’s Feel 2: Lost Butterfly

Fate/Stay Night Heaven’s Feel 2: Lost Butterfly (Cert 15) 1 Disc Blu-ray/DVD (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 117 minutes approx. Release Date: July 13th   The second instalment of this latest feature length retelling of the Fate/Stay Night saga offers no concession to casual viewers or anyone with a poor memory, continuing the story from where … Continue reading Fate/Stay Night Heaven’s Feel 2: Lost Butterfly

Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2202 Part One

Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2202 Part One (Eps 1-13) (Cert 15) 2 Discs DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 326 minutes approx. Release Date: July 13th As the title helpfully explains, this second series of the rebooted adaptation of the classic space opera Space Battleship Yamato is set three years after the first adventure. … Continue reading Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2202 Part One

Hiroshima

Hiroshima (Cert 12) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: Arrow Academy) Running Time: 105 minutes approx. Release Date – July 13th The events of August 6th 1945 will live in infamy, so much so that even if you don’t recognise the date, just hearing the name Hiroshima is enough to understand. Many dramatisations followed in its wake, … Continue reading Hiroshima

One Piece: Stampede

One Piece: Stampede (Cert 12) 1 Disc Blu-ray/2 Discs DVD/Blu-ray Ltd Edition Steelbook (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 102 minutes approx. Avast me hearties! We set sail once again for another rip roaring madcap theatrical adventure with the crew of the Thousand Sunny, the Straw Hats. But this is no ordinary big screen outing as … Continue reading One Piece: Stampede

Black Clover Season 2 Part 3

Black Clover Season 2 Part 3 (Episodes 73-83) (Cert 12) 2 Discs DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 263 minutes approx. Release Date: July 6th  After the filler-esque distractions of the last volume, it is back to business with this latest instalment of the Black Clover story. We pick up the action where we left … Continue reading Black Clover Season 2 Part 3

Killing (Zan)

Killing (Zan) Japan (2018) Dir. Shinya Tsukamoto If you had to list the credentials required to be a Samurai, what would they be? Being handy with a sword? Having a fearless resolve and sense of courage? Filial loyalty to the Samurai Code or your master, where your life is the ultimate sacrifice? Or is it … Continue reading Killing (Zan)

Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2199 – The Complete Series

Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2199 - The Complete Series (Cert 15) 4 Discs DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 640 minutes approx. Release Date: June 29th     Space - the final fron… sorry, wrong show. Or is it? Space Battleship Yamato may have been referred to as the Japanese Star Wars but on closer … Continue reading Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2199 – The Complete Series

Heroic Age The Complete Series

Heroic Age The Complete Series (Cert 12) 3 Discs DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 640 minutes approx. Release Date: June 22nd    They say too many cooks spoil the broth but that wouldn’t be the case if the cooks didn’t try to undermine the others just to feel like they are the best cook. … Continue reading Heroic Age The Complete Series

The Mad Fox

The Mad Fox (Cert PG) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: Arrow Academy) Running Time: 109 minutes approx. Release Date – June 22nd “Never fall in love” Sage advice it would appear as it only leads to misery and tragedy, especially if you live in feudal Japan and the object of your desires happens to come from … Continue reading The Mad Fox

Ice Cream And The Sound Of Raindrops (Ice to Amaoto)

Ice Cream And The Sound Of Raindrops (Ice to Amaoto) Japan (2018) Dir. Daigo Matsui "We’re the cosmos made conscious!" Typical teenagers - they think their generation invented everything that is cool and their attitudes and opinions are the only correct ones. But the truly conscientious being denied a voice only fuels their sense of … Continue reading Ice Cream And The Sound Of Raindrops (Ice to Amaoto)