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THE THIEF OF BAGDAD [1924]: out now on Dual Format Blu-ray and DVD [HCF REWIND]

THE THIEF OF BAGDAD [1924]: out now on Dual Format Blu-ray and DVD [HCF REWIND]

★★★★★

HCF REWIND NO. 223: THE THIEF OF BAGDAD [USA 1924] AVAILABLE ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: from EUREKA ENTERTAINMENT RUNNING TIME: 155 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF [read on…]

THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD [1978]  [HCF REWIND]

THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD [1978] [HCF REWIND]

★★★½☆

HCF REWIND NO. 248: THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD [UK/France 1978] AVAILABLE ON DVD [public domain] RUNNING TIME: 102 min REVIEWED BY:Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   When his father and [read on…]

THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD [1961]  [HCF REWIND]

THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD [1961] [HCF REWIND]

★★★½☆

HCF REWIND NO. 243: THE THIEF OF BAGHDAD [Italy, 1961] AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 92 min/102 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic Apologies to our readers for [read on…]

 Ironclad 2: Battle For Blood, review- Released July 28th on DVD & Blu-ray

Ironclad 2: Battle For Blood, review- Released July 28th on DVD & Blu-ray

★½☆☆☆

    Ironclad 2: Battle For Blood (15) Running time: 108 minutes Director: Jonathan English Writers: Jonathan English, Stephen McDool Cast: Tom Austen, Michelle Fairley, Roxanne McKee, Danny Webb, Rosie [read on…]

THE LEGEND OF HERCULES [2014]: in cinemas now

THE LEGEND OF HERCULES [2014]: in cinemas now

★½☆☆☆

USA IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 109 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In Ancient Greece, King Amphitryon invades the shores of a neighbouring kingdom and kills [read on…]

300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE [2014]: in cinemas now [short review]

300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE [2014]: in cinemas now [short review]

★★½☆☆

USA IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 105 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   King Darius of Persia is killed by General Themistocles of Athens during the Battle [read on…]

VIKING: THE DARKEST DAY (2013) - On DVD and Blu-Ray from 4th November 2013

VIKING: THE DARKEST DAY (2013) – On DVD and Blu-Ray from 4th November 2013

★★★★☆

VIKING: THE DARKEST DAY Directed by Chris Crow England, 793 AD – Northumbria is under seige by Norsemen, slaughtering villages and monestries in search of the Holy Gospel of Lindisfarne [read on…]

JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS [1963] [HCF REWIND]

JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS [1963] [HCF REWIND]

★★★★½

HCF REWIND NO.126: JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS  [UK 1963] AVAILABLE ON DVD AND BLU-RAY RUNNING TIME:  98 min REVIEWED BY:Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Pelias usurps the throne of Thessaly [read on…]

The Princess Bride 25TH Anniversary Edition:  Out Now on Blu-Ray....

The Princess Bride 25TH Anniversary Edition: Out Now on Blu-Ray….

★★★★★

  The Hughes Verdict!   Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die                                                                                                                             Inigo Montoya One of the best moments of being a critic [read on…]

The Hobbit : An Unexpected Journey (2012) - An Alternative View

The Hobbit : An Unexpected Journey (2012) – An Alternative View

★★★★☆

Certification: 12A Running Time: 169 mins Reviewer: David Gillespie -Official HCF Artist Peter Jackson is the victim of his own high standards having previously created perhaps the greatest adventure trilogy [read on…]