HCF Reviews

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #9:THE GAMBLER AND THE LADY [1952]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #9:THE GAMBLER AND THE LADY [1952]

★★★☆☆

  HCF REWIND NO. 257: THE GAMBLER AND THE LADY AKA IN THE MONEY [UK 1952] AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 72 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic [read on…]

THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY - PART 1 [2014]: in cinemas now

THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY – PART 1 [2014]: in cinemas now

★★★½☆

USA 2014 IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 123 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   After being rescued from the destroyed arena in the 75th Hunger Games, Katniss [read on…]

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 FORGOTTEN (2014) [Grimmfest 2014 Review]

THE FORGOTTEN (2014) [Grimmfest 2014 Review]

★★★★☆

THE FORGOTTEN (2014) Directed by Oliver Frampton Screened at Grimmfest 2014 A teenage boy named Tommy is sent to live with his estranged father after his mother is taken ill. [read on…]

HITCHCOCK MASTER OF SUSPENSE #43: THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH [1956]

HITCHCOCK MASTER OF SUSPENSE #43: THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH [1956]

★★★½☆

HCF REWIND NO. 256: THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH  [US 1956] RUNNING TIME: 120 min AVAILABLE ON DVD AND BLU-RAY THE HITCHCOCK CAMEO: Watching a troupe of acrobats in [read on…]

THE IMITATION GAME [2014]: in cinemas now  [short review]

THE IMITATION GAME [2014]: in cinemas now [short review]

★★★★½

USA 2014 IN CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 114 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   The true story of Alan Turing, a brilliant mathematician and cryptographer who was [read on…]

THE RECONSTRUCTION OF WILLIAM ZERO (2014) [Grimmfest 2014 Review]

THE RECONSTRUCTION OF WILLIAM ZERO (2014) [Grimmfest 2014 Review]

★★★☆☆

THE RECONSTRUCTION OF WILLIAM ZERO (2014) Directed by Dan Bush Screened at Grimmfest 2014 A geneticist awakens from a coma unable to remember much of his life. His twin brother [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…]

LET US PREY (2014) [Grimmfest 2014 Review]

LET US PREY (2014) [Grimmfest 2014 Review]

★★★★½

LET US PREY (2014) Directed by Brian O’Malley Screened at Grimmfest 2014 Rookie cop Rachel is transfered to a small police station in a quiet Scottish town. After witnessing a [read on…]

SPIONE [1928]: on Dual Format Blu-ray and DVD 17th November  [HCF REWIND]

SPIONE [1928]: on Dual Format Blu-ray and DVD 17th November [HCF REWIND]

★★★★½

HCF REWIND NO. 254: SPIONE AKA SPIES [Germany 1928] ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: 17th November RUNNING TIME: 145 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic     [read on…]

DIARY OF A LOST GIRL [1929]: on Dual Format Blu-ray and DVD 24th November  [HCF REWIND]

DIARY OF A LOST GIRL [1929]: on Dual Format Blu-ray and DVD 24th November [HCF REWIND]

★★★★☆

HCF REWIND NO. 253: DIARY OF A LOST GIRL AKA TAGEBUCH EINTER VERLORENEN [Germany 1929] ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD: 24th November, from EUREKA ENTERTAINMENT RUNNING TIME: 107 min [read on…]