HCF Reviews

THE KILLERS [1946]: out now on Blu-ray [HCF REWIND]

THE KILLERS [1946]: out now on Blu-ray [HCF REWIND]

★★★★½

HCF REWIND NO. 262: THE KILLERS [US 1946] OUT NOW ON BLU-RAY: from ARROW VIDEO’S ‘ARROW ACADEMY’ RUNNING TIME: 97 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Two [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #11: FOUR SIDED TRIANGLE [1953]  [HCF REWIND]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #11: FOUR SIDED TRIANGLE [1953] [HCF REWIND]

★★★½☆

  HCF REWIND NO. 261: FOUR SIDED TRIANGLE [UK 1953] AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 81 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In a cosy [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…]

THE GRANDMASTER [2013]: in selected cinemas now

THE GRANDMASTER [2013]: in selected cinemas now

★★★★☆

AKA YI DAI ZONG SHI [HONG KONG/CHINA 2013] IN SELECTED CINEMAS NOW RUNNING TIME: 104 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   China, 1936. The country is partly [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #10: BAD BLONDE [1953]  [HCF REWIND]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #10: BAD BLONDE [1953] [HCF REWIND]

★★½☆☆

  HCF REWIND NO. 259: BAD BLONDE AKA THE FLANAGAN BOY [UK 1953] AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 81 min REVIEWED DY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Small-time trainer [read on…]

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…]