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DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #28: X THE UNKNOWN [1956]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #28: X THE UNKNOWN [1956]

★★★½☆

  UK AVAILABLE ON DVD AND BLU-RAY [Region B Australia only] RUNNING TIME: 81 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In the Lochmouth region of Scotland, a [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #26: THE QUATERMASS XPERIMENT [1955]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #26: THE QUATERMASS XPERIMENT [1955]

★★★★☆

  UK  AKA THE CREEPING UNKNOWN AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 81 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   The British Rocket Group, headed by Professor [read on…]

RAGNAROK - THE VIKING APOCALYPSE

RAGNAROK – THE VIKING APOCALYPSE

★★★½☆

RAGNAROK (2013) Directed by Mikkel Brænne Sandemose Norwegian/Swedish with English subtitles Sigurd, an archaeologist obsessed with the Oseberg Viking ship, faces loosing his job when the investors pull funding of [read on…]

THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES [2014]: in cinemas now

THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES [2014]: in cinemas now

★★½☆☆

NEW ZEALAND/USA IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 144 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield, and his fellow Dwarves are still inside the Lonely [read on…]

NIGHTBREED: THE DIRECTOR'S CUT [1990]: on Region A Blu-ray now  [HCF REWIND]

NIGHTBREED: THE DIRECTOR’S CUT [1990]: on Region A Blu-ray now [HCF REWIND]

★★★★½

HCF REWIND NO. 255: NIGHTBREED : THE DIRECTOR’S CUT [1990] AVAILABLE ON REGION A BLU-RAY RUNNING TIME: 120 min/ 101 min theatrical cut REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic [read on…]

THE DESCENT [2005]: DOC'S PICK FOR HALLOWEEN #1 [HCF REWIND]

THE DESCENT [2005]: DOC’S PICK FOR HALLOWEEN #1 [HCF REWIND]

★★★★½

HCF REWIND NO. 256: THE DESCENT [UK 2005] AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 100 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic     Sarah, Beth and Juno are rafting [read on…]

 The Babadook (2014): Review, out now in cinemas

The Babadook (2014): Review, out now in cinemas

★★★★½

    The Babadook (2014) (15) Running time: 93 minutes Director: Jennifer Kent Writer: Jennifer Kent Cast: Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Tim Purcell Reviewed by: Matt Wavish Coming with a [read on…]

THE INCREDIBLE MELTING MAN [1977]: out now on Dual-Format Blu-ray and DVD

THE INCREDIBLE MELTING MAN [1977]: out now on Dual-Format Blu-ray and DVD

★★½☆☆

HCF REWIND NO. 252: THE INCREDIBLE MELTING MAN [US 1977] OUT NOW ON DUAL-FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD, from ARROW VIDEO RUNNING TIME: 84 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF [read on…]

DAY OF THE MUMMY [2014]: on DVD 20th October

DAY OF THE MUMMY [2014]: on DVD 20th October

★★½☆☆

USA ON DVD: 20th October, from IMAGE ENTERTAINMENT RUNNING TIME: 77 min  REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In the Egyptian desert, a man is filming someone else [read on…]

Devil in the Woods (2012): Review, out now on DVD

Devil in the Woods (2012): Review, out now on DVD

★★☆☆☆

  Devil in the Woods (2012) (15) Running time: 94 minutes Director: Darren Lynn Bousman Writer: Darren Lynn Bousman Cast: Stephen Moyer, Mia Kirshner, Allie MacDonald Reviewed by: Matt Wavish [read on…]

DEAD ON APPRAISAL [2014]: out now on R1 DVD

DEAD ON APPRAISAL [2014]: out now on R1 DVD

★★★½☆

USA AVAILABLE ON R1 DVD: Now, from BRAIN DAMAGE FILMS RUNNING TIME: 90 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic       Real estate agent John Dante is [read on…]

HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 [2014]: in cinemas now  [short review]

HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 [2014]: in cinemas now [short review]

★★★★½

USA IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 102 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Five years after the Viking village of Berk has made peace with the dragons, [read on…]