HCF Reviews

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #24: THE LYONS IN PARIS [1955]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #24: THE LYONS IN PARIS [1955]

★★★½☆

  UK AKA THE LYONS ABROAD, MR. AND MRS. IN PAREE AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 81 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic Due to the sad obsurity [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #23: RACE FOR LIFE [1954]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #23: RACE FOR LIFE [1954]

  UK AKA THE MASK OF DUST [1954] AVAILABLE ON R1 DVD RUNNING TIME: 79 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   Former world class Formula One racing [read on…]

HITCHCOCK MASTER OF SUSPENSE #49: TORN CURTAIN [1966]

HITCHCOCK MASTER OF SUSPENSE #49: TORN CURTAIN [1966]

★★★☆☆

USA AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 130 min THE HITCHCOCK CAMEO: In Copenhagen, sitting in the large Hotel d’Angleterre’s lobby entrance with a blonde-haired baby in his lap [read on…]

DOC'S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #22: THE MEN OF SHERWOOD FOREST [1954]

DOC’S JOURNEY INTO HAMMER FILMS #22: THE MEN OF SHERWOOD FOREST [1954]

★★★½☆

  UK AVAILABLE ON R2 DVD [Germany] RUNNING TIME: 77 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In 12th Century England, King Richard is being held to ransom [read on…]

BLOOD AND BLACK LACE [1964]: on Dual Format and Steelbook now

BLOOD AND BLACK LACE [1964]: on Dual Format and Steelbook now

★★★★½

Italy AKA SEI DONNE PER L’ASSASSINO, SIX WOMEN FOR AN ASSASSIN AVAILABLE ON DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD AND STEELBOOK: NOW, from ARROW VIDEO RUNNING TIME: 90 min REVIEWED BY: [read on…]

FELLINI SATYRICON [1969]: on Blu-ray 27th April

FELLINI SATYRICON [1969]: on Blu-ray 27th April

★★★★½

ITALY ON BLU-RAY: 27th April, from EUREKA ENTERTAINMENT’S ‘MASTERS OF CINEMA’ SERIES RUNNING TIME: 128 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In first century Rome, student Encolpio [read on…]

Beneath (2015) - Out now on DVD

Beneath (2015) – Out now on DVD

★★★½☆

  It’s George Marsh’s (Jeff Fahey) final day working in the mine in which he has worked for thirty years. His environmental lawyer daughter Judith (Molly Hagan) takes this as [read on…]