Review Archive: March 2011

Wake Wood

The Hammer revival continues with the conventional yet effective Irish-based chiller, Wake Wood. Ma...
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Land of the Giants: The Complete Series One

James discovers whether size matters as he reviews this week's release of Irwin Allen's 1960s specta...
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Caged

Is Caged (Captifs) another French extreme horror worth savouring?...
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Weave Me a Rainbow / Young in Heart

Two examples of Panamint Cinema's impressive Scottish documentary output.
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Dream Home

Don't stand in the way of a lady and her new home, as Mark Lee discovers in Ho-Cheung Pang's grisly ...
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The Virginian: The Complete Series One

It's time to saddle up and mosey on down to Shiloh Range as James reviews this classic TV Western....
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Cobra Woman

Snakes and Maria Montez highlight Robert Siodmak's cult classic, unleashed at a bargain price by Odeon
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Gary: Tank Commander Series 1

Les takes a look at the Series 1 DVD release of this Scottish comedy series......
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Tightrope

Les Anderson looks at the Network DVD release of this 1972 thriller TV series......
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Luke's Kingdom

Les reviews the Network DVD release of this 1976 epic adventure series set in Australia during the e...
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The Arbor

The life and death of playwright Andrea Dunbar, in Clio Barnard's award-winning docudrama.
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Larks on a String (Skrivanci na niti)

Second Run's latest release, a Czech film from the director of Closely Observed Trains that was banned for 20 years
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Sharktopus

Sharktopus; over-acting, excessive CGI, a cliched script, a hybrid of shark and octopus. Good fun, ...
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Accidents Happen

Geena Davis stars in Accidents Happen, an Australian-made black comedy released on DVD by Matchbox.
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A Film Unfinished

This new documentary looks at footage filmed and often staged by the Nazis in the Warsaw ghetto in 1942
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Warlock

The 1989 Julian Sands-Richard E. Grant fantasy actioner finally makes in UK DVD debut.
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Pelican Blood

Harry Treadaway and Emma Booth star in Pelican Blood, a straight-to-DVD black comedy released today by Icon.
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Winter's Bone

The Oscar-nominated backwoods drama comes to DVD from Artificial Eye.
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Cross-Channel

Ron Peck's latest feature, available now exclusively through his website.
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In Their Sleep (Dans ton sommeil)

Anne Parillaud stars in In Their Sleep, a violent French thriller released by Optimum.