Review Archive

Bangkok Assassins

MVM's latest release brings us love, revenge and deadly chopsticks......

Alice Sweet Alice

A great 1970s horror film gets a decent DVD release....

Kelly + Victor

Kelly + Victor is a dark love story, a dramatic feature debut from Kieran Evans, on DVD from Verve P...

The Wall (Die Wand)

A woman finds herself isolated behind an invisible wall, in The Wall, on DVD from New Wave Films....

The Man from Snowy River

One of the biggest Australian hits of all time gets a restored picture and soundtrack on DVD from Ro...

The Goddess of 1967

Australia Day continues at The Digital Fix with The Goddess of 1967, a blackly comic road movie with...

The Overlanders

Australia Day at The Digital Fix begins with this Ealing Studios classic, their first feature film s...

What Maisie Knew

Julianne Moore and Steve Coogan star in this contemporary update of Henry James's novel, released by...

2 Guns

Keiron Townend reviews the DVD release of this popular action movie....

Gorbaciof

Toni Servillo stars as an accountant taking a wrong turn in Gorbaciof, an Italian thriller released ...

Sword Art Online - Part 1

The world's first total immersion on-line video game arrives, but takes the rules about characters dying a little too seriously...

Fairy Tail - Part 5

The wizards of Fairy Tail face a deadly new enemy, once they get over their romantic problems...

Robotrix

A mad inventor becomes an invincible cyborg in the pneumatically silly Robotrix....

Guilty Crown: Series 1, Part 1

An Apocalypse virus, military dictatorships, monster robots and terrorist attacks - yes, it's a typical Japanese SF anime...

Foxfire

As Laurent Cantet's new film of Joyce Carol Oates's novel about a girl gang comes to DVD, a look back at the 1996 film version of the same novel, an early leading role for Angelina Jolie.

Megaforce

It's called Megaforce and are we pleased to see it?...

Before Midnight

Third time round for Jesse and Celine, in Before Midnight.

The Broken Circle Breakdown

Belgium's powerful awards contender, and Oscar submission, arrives on UK DVD through StudioCanal....

Lovelace

Glamorous porn star or victim of persistent sexual abuse? Amanda Seyfried plays the Deep Throat-er in this biopic

Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang

Laurent Cantet's film of Joyce Carol Oates's novel, about teenaged girls in the 1950s in a gang, comes to DVD from Artificial Eye.

Edgar Wallace Presents: Coast of Skeletons

Network release another film adaptation of an Edgar Wallace tale, John rattles his bones...

The White Dove (Holubice) / Josef Kilián (Postava k podpírání)

A very rewarding double feature with a self-assured, poetic debut and a surreal short film that brings to mind Kafka

Ikarie XB 1

Czech sci-fi from Second Run, a seeming influence on Kubrick and Star Trek and a cool relic of the space race

Mystery

Something is rotten in the state of China. John reviews Ye Lou's revelatory modern thriller...

Baby Peggy: The Elephant In The Room

An excellent documentary comes to us from Milestone Films....

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