HCF Reviews

THE HAND [1981]

USA AVAILABLE ON: DIGITAL, BLU-RAY [Region A], DVD [Region 2 Germany, Italy, Scandinavia] RUNNING TIME: 104 mins REVIEWED BY: Dr Lenera   Jonathan “Jon” Lansdale is a comic book artist and the creator of the […]


PULP (1972)

Available on Blu-ray and DVD from Arrow Video 18th December 2017 Director Mike Hodges has a pretty eclectic body of work. He’s someone who’s told dark stories about crime and death… but also worked on […]



STONEHEARST ASYLUM (2014) Directed by Brad Anderson Young doctor Edward Newgate arrives at Stonehearst Asylum to shadow the work of the superintendant as an apprentice after completing his studies at Oxford. Superintendent Dr. Lamb greets […]



In a letter penned to 2001 Space Odyssey author Arthur C Clarke, Stanley Kubrick expressed his interest in taking a stab at creating the proverbial ‘really good’ science fiction movie. As with how great horrors […]

No Picture


CARS 2:in cinemas now RUNNING TIME:113 mins DISTRIBUTED BY:Walt Disney Pictures REVIEWED BY:Dr Lenera, Official HCF Critic In a world populated entirely by cars [and the odd ship and plane!] who talk, agent Finn McMissile […]

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INCEPTION (2010) Leonardo DiCaprio stars as the lead in this mind-puzzling action-cum-sci-fi crime drama. Dom Cobb (DiCaprio) is highly skilled in the art of extraction and considered one of the best extractors around. His job […]