Sagrada Reset Complete Collection

Sagrada Reset Complete Collection (Cert 15) 3 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 611 minutes approx. You’d think a town where most people have special abilities would be a superhero haven, and using these gifts for the greater good should be a boon, right? In this story, Sakarada is such a town where most of … Continue reading Sagrada Reset Complete Collection

Before We Vanish

Before We Vanish (Cert 15) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: Arrow Academy) Running Time: 130 minutes approx. “Then why not act more like an alien? Shoot death rays from your eyes!” If this is our perception of what an alien is, no wonder visitors to earth from another planet are unsure what being human is. Then … Continue reading Before We Vanish

Incredibles 2

Incredibles 2 US (2018) Dir. Brad Bird Usually in Hollywood, when a film becomes a massive hit the studio bean counters start making plans for a sequel. After the success of The Incredibles in 2004, Brad Bird of Pixar decided to work on other projects instead of instantly capitalising on his latest cash cow, making … Continue reading Incredibles 2

Bleach

Bleach Japan (2018) Dir. Shinsuke Sato  I apologise for the ensuing fan boy ramblings you are about to read, but Bleach is one of my favourite ever anime series, making it very difficult to appraise this live action adaptation without regular comparisons to the expected differences and liberties taken during the transition between the two … Continue reading Bleach

One Piece Collection 19

One Piece Collection 19 (Episodes 446-468) (Cert 12) 4 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 543 minutes approx   If Monkey D. Luffy is your favourite One Piece character this latest volume will be a manna from heaven for you as the bulk of its twenty-two episodes are devoted to his mission to save his brother … Continue reading One Piece Collection 19

Deadpool 2

Deadpool 2 (Cert 15) 1 Disc DVD/ 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment) Running Time: Theatrical Cut - 118 minutes approx. / Extended Cut - 133 minutes NB: This review is based on the Theatrical Cut The original Deadpool film was considered a huge gamble for Marvel, being a superhero flick aimed … Continue reading Deadpool 2

The Asterisk War Part 1

The Asterisk War Part 1 (Episodes 1-12) (Cert 15) 2 Discs DVD / Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 282 minutes approx. Being an anime fan can be as frustrating as it is rewarding. We get to see some amazing TV shows and films that beguile, bewilder, amuse, and astound us with their genius, creativity, and … Continue reading The Asterisk War Part 1

God Eater Part 2

God Eater Part 2 (Episode 8-13) (Cert 15) 1 Discs DVD / 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 136 minutes approx. The war between humans and the Aragami continues in the second instalment of this adaptation of the popular video game. Resuming the story from where we left it, God Eaters Lenka Utsugi and … Continue reading God Eater Part 2

God Eater Part 1

God Eater Part 1 (Episode 1-7) (Cert 15) 1 Discs DVD / 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 161 minutes approx. Don’t worry this isn’t a blasphemous title nor are any deities injured or indeed devoured at any point in this series. So, does that make the title misleading? Of course not - this … Continue reading God Eater Part 1

DRAMAtical Murder

DRAMAtical Murder (Cert 15) 2 Discs Blu-ray/3 Discs DVD (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 332 minutes approx. “What the heck is going on?” Those words are spoken by the protagonist of this futuristic mystery drama, Aoba Seragaki, in episode two yet even after completing the hole series plus bonus OVA episode, one might be tempted … Continue reading DRAMAtical Murder