Anime Review – Seitokai Yakuindomo Complete Collection

Seitokai Yakuindomo Complete Collection (Cert 18) 5 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 695 minutes approx. Release Date: October 18th When kids reach a certain age and their bodies begin to change, they learn the reasons behind this, and with this knowledge comes an awakening of what their bodies can do. Some take this in … Continue reading Anime Review – Seitokai Yakuindomo Complete Collection

Movie Review – The Snake Girl And The Silver-Haired Witch

The Snake Girl And The Silver-Haired Witch (Hebi musume to hakuhatsuma) Japan (1968) Dir. Noriaki Yuasa Unless you’ve been with your family for your entire formative years, fitting in again after years away is always going to be awkward. Times change and so do people but we tend to hope our kin would be welcoming … Continue reading Movie Review – The Snake Girl And The Silver-Haired Witch

Blu-ray Review – Yokai Monsters Collection

Yokai Monsters Collection (Cert 15) 3 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: Arrow Video) Running Time: 79/79/78/124 minutes approx. Release Date – October 18th In case you are not familiar with the term, “Yokai” is an all-encompassing Japanese word for “monster”, commonly used to describe any supernatural creature from Japanese folklore. As staples of Japanese legend, it was … Continue reading Blu-ray Review – Yokai Monsters Collection

Anime Review – Is The Order A Rabbit? Season 2 Collection

Is The Order A Rabbit? Season 2 Collection (Cert 12) 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 294 minutes approx. Release Date: October 11th When I reviewed the first season of Is The Order A Rabbit? I wasn’t overly impressed with it yet felt a little guilty for scoring what is such an inoffensive show … Continue reading Anime Review – Is The Order A Rabbit? Season 2 Collection

Anime Review – Violet Evergarden: Eternity And The Auto Memory Doll

Violet Evergarden: Eternity And The Auto Memory Doll Japan (2019) Dir. Haruka Fujita It was inevitable that, with a concept as broad and inviting as the one driving the TV series Violet Evergarden, a second series or a film was going to appear sooner or later. We are still waiting for the second series so … Continue reading Anime Review – Violet Evergarden: Eternity And The Auto Memory Doll

Movie Review – Wife Of A Spy

Wife Of A Spy (Supai no tsuma) Japan (2020) Dir. Kiyoshi Kurosawa During World War II, the British government distributed a propaganda poster which read “Careless talk costs lives”. This was designed to stop people from inadvertently leaking vital information to any German spies that may be lurking in the vicinity. They may have had … Continue reading Movie Review – Wife Of A Spy

Anime Review – My Girlfriend Is Shobitch Collection

My Girlfriend Is Shobitch Collection (Cert 18) 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 266 minutes approx. Release Date: September 20th Oh boy…where to begin with this one. Humour is subjective, whether it is harmless jokes, satire, black comedy, straight up silliness, or smutty innuendo. The latter is arguably the most contentious as it is … Continue reading Anime Review – My Girlfriend Is Shobitch Collection

Anime Review – Is The Order A Rabbit? Season 1 Collection

Is The Order A Rabbit? Season 1 Collection (Cert 12) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 291 minutes approx. Release Date: September 13th In the wrong hands, cute girls doing cute things could be a salacious and prurient way to describe a piece of work so let’s be thankful anime is beyond such cheap, … Continue reading Anime Review – Is The Order A Rabbit? Season 1 Collection

Movie Review – My Blood & Bones In A Flowing Galaxy

My Blood & Bones In A Flowing Galaxy (Kudakechiru tokoro o misete ageru) Japan (2021) Dir. SABU Not all heroes wear capes or have super abilities, but they are all driven by the same credo - a sense of justice. One thing that tends to get lost in the idea of being a hero is … Continue reading Movie Review – My Blood & Bones In A Flowing Galaxy

Anime Review – Made In Abyss Movie: Dawn Of The Deep Soul

Made In Abyss Movie: Dawn Of The Deep Soul (Cert 15) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 106 minutes approx. Release Date: September 6th A few notes before we get into this review, this film is not a spin-off from the TV series - it is a direct continuation with no concessions or new … Continue reading Anime Review – Made In Abyss Movie: Dawn Of The Deep Soul