DE PALMA [2015]

DE PALMA [2015]

USA ON BLU-RAY [REGION ‘A’ ONLY] AND DVD RUNNING TIME: 110 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   A documentary where director Brian De Palma talks about his [read on…]

Arrow Video To Release RAISING CAIN on Dual Format on 30th January 2017

Arrow Video To Release RAISING CAIN on Dual Format on 30th January 2017

Arrow Video have announced they’ll be releasing Raising Cain on dual format on 30th January 2017. Having spent the latter half of the eighties trying out new styles of filmmaking [read on…]

Pablo Larraín in talks to direct Scarface reboot; lead role will be Mexican

Pablo Larraín in talks to direct Scarface reboot; lead role will be Mexican

Universal Pictures has announced today that they may be one step closer to securing a director for its proposed reboot of Scarface.   Back in August 2013, David Yates had [read on…]

CARRIE [1976] 'DOC'S CARRIE WEEK, FILM NO.1'  [HCF REWIND]

CARRIE [1976] ‘DOC’S CARRIE WEEK, FILM NO.1’ [HCF REWIND]

HCF REWIND NO.171: CARRIE [1976] AVAILABLE ON DVD AND BLU-RAY RUNNING TIME: 96 min REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   One day at the gym during the showers, [read on…]

THE FURY (1978) - On DVD and Blu-Ray from 28th October 2013

THE FURY (1978) – On DVD and Blu-Ray from 28th October 2013

THE FURY (1978) Directed by Brian De Palma When Peter Sandza’s (Kirk Douglas) telepathic son Robin (Andrew Stevens) is kidnapped by his colleague Ben Childress (John Cassavetes), to harness and [read on…]

Arrow Video To Release Brian De Palma's Supernatural Thriller THE FURY on Blu-Ray in the UK on Monday 28th October 2013

Arrow Video To Release Brian De Palma’s Supernatural Thriller THE FURY on Blu-Ray in the UK on Monday 28th October 2013

One of De Palma’s best loved films, this new version of THE FURY has been painstakingly restored from the original camera negative, a process overseen by master technician James White [read on…]

Harry Potter director David Yates in final talks to helm 'Scarface' reboot

Harry Potter director David Yates in final talks to helm ‘Scarface’ reboot

  Since we haven’t had any updates on Universal’s Scarface reboot for awhile, I was kinda hoping the idea was dead. The last we heard was a rumour back in [read on…]

DRESSED TO KILL - Uncut on Blu-Ray from 29th July

DRESSED TO KILL – Uncut on Blu-Ray from 29th July

DRESSED TO KILL (1980) Directed by Brian de Palma Kate Miller, a mother to a teenage son, feels sexually worthless and books an appointment with psychiatrist Dr Elliott, who suggests [read on…]

Uncut DRESSED TO KILL Arriving on Blu-Ray in the UK from 29th July 2013 Courtesy of Arrow Video

Uncut DRESSED TO KILL Arriving on Blu-Ray in the UK from 29th July 2013 Courtesy of Arrow Video

Arrow Video is pleased to announce the UK Blu-ray debut of Brian De Palma’s erotic crime thriller DRESSED TO KILL on Monday 29th July. One of De Palma’s best loved [read on…]

Second trailer for erotic thriller Passion, starring Rachel McAdams & Noomi Rapace

Second trailer for erotic thriller Passion, starring Rachel McAdams & Noomi Rapace

A trailer for Brian De Palma’s erotic thriller Passion has been released. It’s been five long years since Brian De Palma’s last film Redacted, and he makes a very welcome return [read on…]

BLOW OUT - On Blu-Ray and Steelbook from 27th May 2013

BLOW OUT – On Blu-Ray and Steelbook from 27th May 2013

BLOW OUT (1981) Written and directed by Brian De Palma When sound recording engineer Jack Terry witnesses and captures the audio of a suspicious car crash one evening, leading to [read on…]

ARROW VIDEO To Release De Palma's BLOW OUT on Blu-Ray and Blu-Ray Steelbook For First Time on May 27th

ARROW VIDEO To Release De Palma’s BLOW OUT on Blu-Ray and Blu-Ray Steelbook For First Time on May 27th

Arrow Video is pleased to confirm the highly anticipated UK Blu-ray & Blu-ray Steelbook release of Brian De Palma’s 1981 classic BLOW OUT on May 27th. The UK Blu-ray premiere [read on…]

'Scarface' remake moving forward as new writer hired to re-write original draft, fuc**ng cock-a-roaches!

‘Scarface’ remake moving forward as new writer hired to re-write original draft, fuc**ng cock-a-roaches!

I have never seen the 1932 version of Scarface, and one day I do intend to get round to seeing it. However, Brian De Palma’s 1983 version starring a screen [read on…]

MISSION TO MARS [2000] / GHOSTS OF MARS [2001] - HCF GUILTY PLEASURE 'MARS' DOUBLE BILL

MISSION TO MARS [2000] / GHOSTS OF MARS [2001] – HCF GUILTY PLEASURE ‘MARS’ DOUBLE BILL

  HCF GUILTY PLEASURES: MISSION TO MARS [2000] AVAILABLE ON DVD RUNNING TIME: 109 mins REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic   In 2020, on the evening before the [read on…]

First trailer for Brian De Palma's sexually driven dark thriller 'Passion' will seduce you

First trailer for Brian De Palma’s sexually driven dark thriller ‘Passion’ will seduce you

It’s been five long years since Brian De Palma’s last film Redacted, and he makes a very welcome return here to his more sinister side. The Passion is a highly [read on…]