Daniel Stephens has reviewed the Region 1 release of The Mothman Prophecies. A solid thriller appears on a technically excellent disc, however it lacks any added appeal with just a music video and trailer in its extras package
Daniel Stephens has reviewed the Region 1 release of Tommy Boy. A technically sound disk has limited added extras; nevertheless, this is Chris Farley at his best
Raphael Pour-Hashemi has reviewed the Region 4 release of Tom & Jerry's Greatest Chases. The greatest cat-and-mouse team to ever grace animation receives its own bare-bones 'greatest hits' compilation on Region 4. One for kids and adults alike!
Raphael Pour-Hashemi has reviewed the Region 2 release of Barefoot In The Park. A warm, traditional slice of Neil Simon witticism starring Robert Redford and Jane Fonda, and released on a bare-bones disc from Paramount.
Raphael Pour-Hashemi has reviewed the Region 1 release of Mulholland Dr.. A very popular and very strange David Lynch effort that earned the director an Oscar nomination. Mulholland Dr. is presented on a predictably barebones disc.
Noel Megahey has reviewed the Region 2 release of Krzysztof Kieslowski's Dekalog. Ten films and ten hours of some of the finest cinema ever made presented on two double DVD sets.
Mark Boydell has reviewed the Region 2 release of A.K.A. Cassius Clay, a bizarre yet entertaining biography of Muhammed Ali released in 1970,.
Mark Boydell has reviewed the Region 2 release of The Sword and the Sorcerer a dire 80s fantasy flick, which has been given a bare-bones release by Anchor Bay.
Mark Boydell has reviewed the Region 2 release of September, a "serious" Woody Allen film that thankfully manages to not collapse under its own aspirations. The DVD is the usual extra-free MGM release that most of Allen's work has got to far.
Jon Robertson has reviewed the Region 2 release of The Kingdom, a decent if unspectacular disc from ICA, with the exception of one excellent special feature.
Raphael Pour-Hashemi has reviewed the Region 1 release of Abre Los Ojos (Open Your Eyes). Part of a combined review with the Hollywood remake the film spawned - Vanilla Sky.
Raphael Pour-Hashemi has reviewed the Region 1 release of Vanilla Sky. Part of a combined review with the original Spanish film it was based on - Abre Los Ojos.
In the first of three reviews of films written and/or directed by Cameron Crowe, Gary Couzens has reviewed the Region 2 release of Fast Times at Ridgemont High, a grittier than usual teen comedy-drama from 1982, with a cast of future famous names, that has a sizeable cult following. Columbia's DVD release has some good extras, but stops short of full-blown Special Edition status.
Colin Polonowski has reviewed the Region 2 release of Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season Four, another excellent boxset from Fox and this time it's in widescreen.
Bex has undergone the cultural experience of watching and reviewing the first season of Cleopatra 2525 which has just been released over two DVDs.
Alexander Larman has reviewed the Region 2 release of The Great Escape: SE. Everyone's favourite prisoner-of-war escape film is released on a decent, although unexciting, disc with some good-ish extras
Dave Foster has reviewed the Extras disc found in the forthcoming Special Edition release of Amelie. Due out on 8th July via Momentum Pictures Amelie: Special Edition features the exact same first disc as the already available Amelie DVD release but adds a second disc of extra features to the package which also raises the RRP to £24.99. Read on to find out what I thought of this Extras Disc and more importantly, if owners of the standard release should get ready to upgrade...
Alexander Larman has reviewed the Region 2 release of Speed (Special Edition). A hugely enjoyable, if utterly absurd, action film is released on a technically superb disc, with 'quantity over quality' extras.
Bex has reviewed the Region 2 release of Inspector Morse 1: The Dead Of Jericho / The Silent World Of Nicholas Quinn, the first in a series of double-disc volumes from the popular detective show.
Raphael Pour-Hashemi has reviewed the Region 1 release of Silent Running. The underrated sci-fi ecological classic directed by Douglas Trumbull and starring Bruce Dern. Universal have pulled out all of the stops in ensuring that this DVD is fantastic.
Mike Sutton has reviewed the Region 2 release of Twelve O'Clock High. An excellent war movie with Gregory Peck at the top of his form, presented on a bare-bones but technically pleasing Fox disc.
Alexander Larman has reviewed the Region 2 release of Von Ryan's Express. An entertaining Boy's Own adventure, with a more intelligent script than most, is released on a technically fine disc with no proper extras.
Noel Megahey has reviewed the Region 2 release of Michael Haneke's 'The Piano Teacher'. The controversial Austrian director once again shocks and stretches the boundaries of cinema with a powerful and intense award-winning drama on an excellent DVD release from Artificial Eye.
Raphael Pour-Hashemi has reviewed the Region 2 release of The Wicker Man. One of the best British horror films to have ever been made has been given the best DVD release compared to any other region.