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The Lego Movie (2014) - In Cinemas Now (A short review)

The Lego Movie (2014) – In Cinemas Now (A short review)

              [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZ_JOBCLF-I[/youtube] Running Time: 100 mins Certificate: U Reviewer: David Gillespie – Official HCF Artist I could count on my left hand the amount [read on…]

MR PEABODY AND SHERMAN [2014]: in cinemas now  [short review]

MR PEABODY AND SHERMAN [2014]: in cinemas now [short review]

IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 94 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Mr. Peabody is a business titan, inventor, scientist, gourmand, two-time Olympic medallist and genius…who also [read on…]

From Up On Poppy Hill {Kokuriko-zaka kara} (2011) - Released on Bluray and Double Play

From Up On Poppy Hill {Kokuriko-zaka kara} (2011) – Released on Bluray and Double Play

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k-vfzhfq5JA[/youtube] Running time: 103 mins Certification: U Reviewer: David Gillespie – Official HCF Artist Based on a 1980 Japanese comic of the same name, Up on Poppy Hill is another [read on…]

The ABC's of Death (2012) - On DVD and Blu-Ray Now

The ABC’s of Death (2012) – On DVD and Blu-Ray Now

Running Time: 124 mins Certification: 18 Reviewer: David Gillespie- HCF Official Artist I loved Christmas as a child. My simple formula when opening presents was the order of smallest to largest [read on…]

MONSTERS UNIVERSITY: in cinemas now  [short review]

MONSTERS UNIVERSITY: in cinemas now [short review]

IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 104 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   After a visit to Monsters Inc., where monsters train to enter the human world to [read on…]

DESPICABLE ME 2: in cinemas now  [short review]

DESPICABLE ME 2: in cinemas now [short review]

IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 98 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Former super-villain Gru is happy living with his three adopted daughters Margo, Edith, and Agnes, [read on…]

Kiki's Delivery Service [Majo no takkyûbin] (1989) - Released on Blu-ray and DVD 1st July

Kiki’s Delivery Service [Majo no takkyûbin] (1989) – Released on Blu-ray and DVD 1st July

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=piIdiZ44zzU[/youtube] Certification: U Running Time: 103 mins Reviewer: David Gillespie – Official HCF Artist Having recently been the subject of a live action remake by Shimizu Takashi (director of The [read on…]

Grave of the Fireflies [Hotaru no haka] (1988) - Released on Blu-ray and DVD on July 1st

Grave of the Fireflies [Hotaru no haka] (1988) – Released on Blu-ray and DVD on July 1st

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hxv9ghINEhs[/youtube] Certification: 12 Running Time: 89 mins Reviewer: David Gillespie – Official HCF Artist Japan’s Studio Ghibli has proved with films such as the wonderful Spirited Away and Princess Mononoke that they [read on…]

WRECK-IT RALPH: in cinemas now  [short review]

WRECK-IT RALPH: in cinemas now [short review]

IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME:108 mins REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   When Litwak’s Arcade closes at night, the various video game characters leave their normal in-game roles [read on…]

RISE OF THE GUARDIANS: in cinemas now

RISE OF THE GUARDIANS: in cinemas now

IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 96 mins REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   The spirit of winter, Jack Frost, is frustrated by children’s disbelief in him.  At the [read on…]