DVD Reviews

Spear

Spear

Stephen Page's dance-based film Spear, showing in London at the Origins Film Festival.

Denial

Denial

Ben Pinsent takes a look at the home release of Denial to ask why this movie was denied an Oscar

Railroad Tigers

Railroad Tigers

Ben Pinsent hops on a train with Jackie Chan, in his new film Railroad Tigers, to ask if he is still the little train that can?

The Void

The Void

Will Ben Pinsent survive the home release of The Void?

The Beaster Bunny

The Beaster Bunny

So an Easter themed horror film, The Beaster Bunny directed by the Snygg Brothers, what could go wrong?

Frank & Lola

Frank & Lola

Love, obsession and betrayal are all on the menu in this admirable film noir

Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore

Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore

Ellen Burstyn won an Oscar for Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore, directed by Martin Scorsese and on DVD from the BFI.

Who's That Knocking at My Door

Who's That Knocking at My Door

Martin Scorsese's feature debut, with Harvey Keitel, comes to UK DVD from the BFI.

The Light Between Oceans

The Light Between Oceans

A romantic tearjerker from director Derek Cianfrance arrives on DVD

Arrival

Arrival

A modern science fiction classic worth talking about.

The Spring River Flows East

The Spring River Flows East

A Chinese epic comes to the UK on DVD, Ben Pinsent looks to see if it is worth the wait

The Wailing

The Wailing

Ben Pinsent takes a look at the newest Korean Thriller, The Wailing, to see if it deserves to stand with the likes of Oldboy, Memories of a Murder and I Saw the Devil.

Life, Animated

Life, Animated

Roger Ross Williams’ wonderful documentary is moving and gloriously uplifting

Urban Hymn

Urban Hymn

Director Michael Caton-Jones returns with an uplifting urban drama

Scare Campaign

Scare Campaign

Twists and turns and plenty of gore in Scare Campaign, reviewed for Australia Day.

The Back of Beyond

The Back of Beyond

Australia Day continues with John Heyer's classic documentary, on DVD from Umbrella.

100 Streets

100 Streets

The lives of various Londoners intertwine in director Jim O'Hanlon’s new drama.

Under The Shadow

Under The Shadow

Under The Shadow is a gripping and effective horror gem

Three Wishes for Cinderella (Tri orisky pro Popelku)

Three Wishes for Cinderella (Tri orisky pro Popelku)

The Cinderella legend amid a wintry backdrop in this 1973 Czech classic

Lights Out (2016)

Lights Out (2016)

Keep the Lights Out...