Drama

The Raid 2 (review): In cinemas April 11th

The Raid 2 (review): In cinemas April 11th

★★★★★

    The Raid 2 (2014) (18) Running time: 150 minutes Director: Gareth Evans Writer: Gareth Evans Cast: Iko Uwais, Yayan Ruhian, Arifin Putra, Julie Estelle, Oka Antara, Alex Abbad, [read on...]

Expose (AKA The House on Straw Hill) (1976)

Expose (AKA The House on Straw Hill) (1976)

★★★☆☆

    Expose (AKA The House on Straw Hill) (1976) First Released: March 1976 Director: James Kenelm Clarke  Current UK Status: Granted an 18 certificate with 51 seconds of cuts [read on...]

SPARKS [2013]: on DVD and Blu-ray 7th April

SPARKS [2013]: on DVD and Blu-ray 7th April

★★★★☆

USA ON DVD AND BLU-RAY: 7th April RUNNING TIME: 94 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic      In 1920, a radioactive meteor strikes Earth, killing 230 people [read on...]

Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) [Short Review]- Released in Cinemas Now

Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) [Short Review]- Released in Cinemas Now

★★★★½

              Running Time: 99 mins Certificate: 15 Reviewer:  David Gillespie – HCF Official Artist When Wes Anderson is on form, you’ll happily queue up [read on...]

HITCHCOCK MASTER OF SUSPENSE #30: LIFEBOAT [1944]

HITCHCOCK MASTER OF SUSPENSE #30: LIFEBOAT [1944]

★★★★☆

HCF REWIND NO. 206: LIFEBOAT  [US 1944] RUNNING TIME: 96 min AVAILABLE ON DVD THE HITCHCOCK CAMEO: In “before” and “after” pictures displayed in an advertisement For Reduco Obesity Slayer, [read on...]

Lucky Bastard: Review (2014)

Lucky Bastard: Review (2014)

★★★½☆

    Lucky Bastard (2014) (TBC) Running time: 94 minutes Director: Robert Nathan Writers: Robert Nathan, Lukas Kendall Cast: Don McManus, Jay Paulson, Betsy Rue, Chris Wylde, Catherine Annette Reviewed [read on...]

WHITE DOG [1982]: on Dual Format Blu-ray and DVD 31st March

WHITE DOG [1982]: on Dual Format Blu-ray and DVD 31st March

★★★★½

HCF REWIND NO. 205: WHITE DOG [USA 1982] ON DUAL FORMAT [BLU-RAY AND DVD]: 31st March RUNNING TIME: 90 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Young actress [read on...]

We Are What We Are (2013): On DVD March 3rd

We Are What We Are (2013): On DVD March 3rd

★★★★½

  We Are What We Are (2013) (TBC) Running time: 100 minutes Director: Jim Mickle Writers: Nick Damici, Jim Mickle Cast: Bill Sage, Ambyr Childers, Julia Garner, Michael Parks, Kelly [read on...]

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013) Short Review - Out in Cinemas Now

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013) Short Review – Out in Cinemas Now

★★★★☆

              Running Time: 104 mins Certificate: 15 Reviewer: David Gillespie – HCF Official Artist The arrival of another project from the wonderful Coen Brothers [read on...]

BANGKOK ASSASSINS (2011) - On DVD from 24th February 2014

BANGKOK ASSASSINS (2011) – On DVD from 24th February 2014

★★★☆☆

BANGKOK ASSASSINS (2011) Written and directed by Yuthlert Sippapak Thai and English language English subtitles A group of young children are kidnapped from the streets of Bangkok, held as prisoners [read on...]

Frost (2012): Released on DVD February 10th

Frost (2012): Released on DVD February 10th

★½☆☆☆

    Frost (2012) (15) Running time: 79 minutes Director: Reynir Lyngdal Writer: Jon Atli Johasson Cast: Anna Gunndis Guomundsdottir, Bjorn Thors) Reviewed by: Matt Wavish The found footage genre [read on...]

THE WOLF OF WALL STREET [2013]: in cinemas now

THE WOLF OF WALL STREET [2013]: in cinemas now

★★★★☆

USA IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 180 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In 1987, Jordan Belfort takes a stockbroker job at an established Wall Street firm. [read on...]

HITCHCOCK MASTER OF SUSPENSE #26: MR AND MRS SMITH  [1941]

HITCHCOCK MASTER OF SUSPENSE #26: MR AND MRS SMITH [1941]

★★½☆☆

HCF REWIND NO. 183: MR AND MRS SMTH [1941] AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 90 min THE HITCHCOCK CAMEO: Walking with a cigarette past David Smith in front of his [read on...]

KISS OF THE DAMNED (2012) - On DVD and Blu-Ray from 27th January 2014 [Grimmfest 2013 Review]

KISS OF THE DAMNED (2012) – On DVD and Blu-Ray from 27th January 2014 [Grimmfest 2013 Review]

★★★★☆

KISS OF THE DAMNED (2012) Written and directed by Xan Cassavetes Screened at Grimmfest 2013 Unable to resist the advances of handsome stranger Paulo (Ventimiglia), vampire Djuna (de La Baume) [read on...]