Alexander Larman has done a retrospective review of the Region 2 release of Michael Collins. A brilliant film is sadly not given especially good treatment on an early disc from Warners, but is partially redeemed by an excellent documentary.
Mike Sutton has reviewed the Region 2 release of The Honeymoon Killers. A bona-fide cult movie presented on a disc which is technically competent but lacking extra material....
Mark Davis has reviewed the Region 1 release of Killer Klowns from Outer Space. Just released this week, this cult classic has been given a fantastic disc from MGM. To make the package even more inviting it only costs around £10 to import it. So if you haven't seen this film before, then you really have no excuse for not giving it a try.
Alan Daly has reviewed the German Region 2 release of Lost Highway. An impressive disc of the David Lynch film marred only slightly by a lack of extras.
Mark Davis has reviewed the Region 1 release of Akira Ltd Ed Tin. For the six people that haven't seen/bought this film already, don't hesitate, buy it now. This is a great film and it has been rewarded with a fantastic two-disc set from Pioneer.
Raphael Pour-Hashemi has reviewed the Region 2 release of Elvis: That's The Way It Is (Special Edition). A newly restored special edition version of the 1970 concert film that will having you swinging those hips to the king of rock and roll!
Dave Foster has reviewed the Region 1 release of The Hidden Fortress. Criterion show us what they are made of with a superb DVD edition of Kurosawa's classic adventure film.
Dave Foster has reviewed the Region 1 release of Sanjuro. A sequel of sorts to the excellent Yojimbo this is another great Kurosawa film to receive a substandard DVD release from Criterion.
Raphael Pour-Hashemi has reviewed the Region 2 Momentum Director's Chair Reissue of The Graduate. One of the quintessential sixties movies on a stunning video transfer with a few nice extras. Definitely worth some of your time and money.
Chris Lynch has reviewed the forthcoming Region 2 release of Grizzly Falls. Metrodome have presented a surprisingly good film on a bare-bones disc of good quality....
Mike Sutton has reviewed the Region 2 release of John Martyn Live In Concert. A slightly better release than the other ones from Classic Pictures although a lot depends on how much you like the music....
Alexander Larman has reviewed the Region 2 release of Father Ted: the complete 1st series. One of the greatest sitcoms ever gets a good DVD release, which bodes well for subsequent series to get them as well.
Mark Davis has reviewed the Region 0 release of Arsenal : The Official End of Season Review 2000-2001. Unbelievably a Newcastle fan (i.e. me) gives a good review to a disc about Arsenal. Quite honestly I feel dirty now and need a lie down.
Mark Davis has reviewed the Region 2 release of Night on Earth. Second Sight have produced a second disc of Jim Jarmusch's work. An excellent film, but some extras wouldn't have gone amiss.
Mark Davis has reviewed the Region 1 release of Behind the Planet of the Apes. A fantastic documentary to round off the Planet of the Apes Evolution Box Set. The set itself is definitely worth the money and I hope the forthcoming R2 box set is anamorphic as that would be the icing on the cake.
Chris Lynch has reviewed the Region 0 release of Santana: Legends of Rock, a serious contender for the worst DVD ever. It couldn't possibly be worst than Wishbone Ash could it? Well...
Andy Hall has reviewed the Region 1 release of Josie and the Pussycats. It's not even out at the cinema here yet (it's released on Friday August 24th) but you can already see this very amusing comedy on a reasonably decent region 1 disc.
Dave Foster has reviewed the Region 1 release of >Yojimbo. Another great Kurosawa film receives an average DVD release from the supposed masters of classic films, Criterion.
Alexander Larman has reviewed the Region 2 release of Evil Dead, The. A seminal horror film is released on a faintly disappointing DVD, although the fact that it is uncut in the UK for the first time should be enough to convince horror fans to buy it.
Chris Lynch has reviewed the Region 2 release of Friends Series 7 Episodes 9-12....
Mike Sutton has reviewed the Region 2 release of Shadow Hours. A deliriously silly exploitation film posing as a serious examination of social ills. The DVD is surprisingly good....
Concluding his short series of reviews of the Hannibal Lecter films, Alexander Larman has reviewed the Region 2 release of Manhunter (new version). A superb film is presented on a more or less identical disc to the Anchor Bay single-disc version already available; read on to see if the absence of the director's cut makes any difference.
Mike Sutton has reviewed the Region 2 release of The Searchers. The film is an enduring masterpiece containing John Wayne's finest performanc but the disc is rather a missed opportunity.
Alexander Larman has reviewed the Region 2 release of But I'm a cheerleader!. A poor film is presented on an unexceptional disc with virtually no extras.