Review Archive: March 2011

Wake Wood

The Hammer revival continues with the conventional yet effective Irish-based chiller, Wake Wood. Ma...

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...


Is Caged (Captifs) another French extreme horror worth savouring?...

Weave Me a Rainbow / Young in Heart

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

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 ...

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....

Cobra Woman

Snakes and Maria Montez highlight Robert Siodmak's cult classic, unleashed at a bargain price by Odeon

Gary: Tank Commander – Series 1

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


Les Anderson looks at the Network DVD release of this 1972 thriller TV series......

Luke's Kingdom

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

The Arbor

The life and death of playwright Andrea Dunbar, in Clio Barnard's award-winning docudrama.

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


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

Accidents Happen

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

A Film Unfinished

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


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

Pelican Blood

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

Winter's Bone

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


Ron Peck's latest feature, available now exclusively through his website.

In Their Sleep (Dans ton sommeil)

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