Review Archive: December 2011

Mara Mattuschka / Chris Haring: Burning Down the Palace

The latest from Austrian avant-garde specialists Index DVD...
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Love in a Cold Climate - The Complete Series

An eight-part adaptation of two classic novels by Nancy Mitford, this ITV period drama is available ...
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Incident in an Alley (MGM LE Collection)

A cop accidentally kills a 14-year-old in this black and white B-movie, based on a story by Rod Serling.
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Hamlet / Die Filmprimadonna

In reality, Hamlet was a woman!
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Miss Tulip Stays the Night / The Great Game

The BFI’s Adelphi Collection continues apace with another double-bill of Diana Dors features.
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The White Bus (MGM LE Collection)

Lindsay Anderson's striking short film, part of a planned anthology film that didn't pan out, receives the MOD treatment
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The Molly Dineen Collection: Volume Three

Tony Blair, Geri Halliwell, hereditary peers and the plight of British farmers.
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Valerie (MGM LE Collection)

Sterling Hayden shoots wife Anita Ekberg and kills her parents, and it takes three distinct stories to learn why
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Dodes'ka-den

Akira Kurosawa's 1970 box office failure finally hits UK DVD courtesy of the BFI's Kurosawa Classic Collection.
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The Molly Dineen Collection: Volume Two

More from Molly in the shape of her 1993 four-part series for the BBC, The Ark.
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The Lower Depths

Kurosawa's 1957 Gorky adaptation finally reaches UK DVD courtesy of the BFI's Kurosawa Classic Collection.