Road Rash Reviews

RE:Zero – Season 1 Part 2 Collector’s Edition Blu-ray ****-

Cert 15 | 325 mins | 2017

4 Star
Life, Reboot, Life Again.
Masaharu Watanabe (Naruto: Shippûden) directs this popular manga and light novel series by (Tappei Nagatsuki, Isekai Quartet) and brings it to life. All The Anime have created a collectors edition containing a 52 page booklet as well as two Blu-rays.

Subaru Natsuki used to sit in his bedroom playing computer games and generally having nothing to…more

The Woman in the Window (Masters of Cinema) Blu-ray ****-

Cert PG | 107 mins | 1944

4 Star
A Portrait of the Soul.
Eureka (Masters of Cinema) bring us another of Fritz Lang‘s (Spione, Human Desire, Der Mude Tod) masterpieces in this black and white film noir. It shows us a tale of a thinking man’s dilemma when he meets the woman in  the window.
The Biblical injunction “Thou shalt not kill” is one that requires qualification in…more

Sliding Doors 21st Birthday Review ****-

Cert 15 | 99 mins | 1998

4 stars of thought provoking classic 90’s romantic comedy.
Sliding Doors was originally released in 1998. This is a celebratory 21st Birthday release, digitally remastered and featuring specially commissioned extras. It is written and directed by Peter Howitt (Scorched Earth, Johnny English).
“You went to Anna’s. Boy! You’re a one man crack S.A.S. unit.”
The film tells us the story of Helen (Gwyneth…more

The Night Of The Generals (Eureka Classics) Blu-ray ****-

Cert 15 | 148 mins | 1967

4 Star
A Serial Killer in Uniform.
Eureka Classics live up to their name with this release, The Night of the Generals. Loosely based on the novel by Hans Hellmut Kirst (08/15, 08/15 Part 2) of the same name, it follows the exploits of a military investigator in the German army during WW II. Directed by Anatole Litvak (The Deep Blue Sea,…more

Iron Sky: The Coming Race Review ***--

Cert 15 | 90 mins | 2019

3 Star
Humanity in the Hands of Grease Monkeys
Finland’s director Timo Vuorensola (Iron Sky) brings us the future of the human race, a bleak tale of misery, radiation poisoning, starvation. Partially funded by the public like the original, we know the fans are out there for this Sci-Fi, Action, Comedy. Unfortunately this is more laughable rather than laugh out loud…more

Perfect Blue Ultimate Edition Review *****

Cert 18 | 81 mins | 1997

5 star deluxe release of this classic anime.
Perfect Blue was originally released in 1997. It is based on the novel ‘Perfect Blue: Complete Metamorphosis’ by Yoshikazu Takeuchi. The film is directed by Satoshi Kon (Tokyo Godfathers, Paprika) and produced by studio Madhouse (Mai Mai Miracle, Wicked City). It is released in the UK as a Limited Edition Collector’s package courtesy…more

303 Squadron Review ****-

Cert 15 | 104 mins | 2018

4 Star
Britain and Europe’s Saviours.
Rookie director Denis Delic (I’ll Show You!) takes Arkady Fiedler‘s book and brings us a concise account of how exiled Polish airmen fight for the right to take the fight to the Nazi Germans. But having  lost two wars they face the doubts of the RAF.
It is 1940 and most of Europe is occupied by Nazi Germany…more

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