Road Rash Reviews

Five Graves to Cairo [Blu-ray] Review *****

Cert PG | 96 mins | 1943

5 Star
Melodrama at its Best.
#237 in the Masters of Cinema range brings us another Billy Wilder (Witness For The Prosecution, The Apartment, A Foreign Affair, The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes) classic wartime thriller, this time a film from his early career, and you can see the makings of a great director from all the varied scenes in this film.…more

Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure [Blu-ray] [2020] *****

Cert PG | 90 mins | 1989

5 Star
Time not to Fail

The iconic farewell to the 1980’s comes to Blu-ray and 4K UHD with Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure. Stephen Herek started his directorship with the comedy/horror/sci-fi hit Critters, then he followed it up with Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure, and he made a name for himself during the 1990’s with The Mighty Ducks, The Three Musketeers,…more

The Woman In Black Review ****-

Cert 15 | 100 mins | 1989

4 star genuinely scary British horror/mystery.
The Woman In Black is a made for T.V. film first shown in the UK on Christmas Eve 1989. It is based on the 1983 novel of the same name written by Susan Hill (The Mist In the Mirror, I’m the King of the Castle) and directed by the great Herbert Wise (I Claudius, The…more

Cruel Intentions Review ****-

Cert 15 | 97 mins | 1999

4 star deliciously dark blast from the past.
Cruel Intentions is a fabulously nineties adaptation of the 1782 novel Les Liaisons Dangereuses by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos. With screenplay and direction by Roger Kumble (Suits, Pretty Little Liars), this 1999 film is set among a group of affluent teenagers during a summer break in Manhattan, rather than the 18th Century France…more

A Rainy Day in New York Review ****-

Cert 12 | 92 mins | 2020

4 star witty and charming romantic comedy.
A Rainy Day in New York is written and directed by Woody Allen (Midnight in Paris, Mighty Aphrodite) and is available for the first time in the UK on DVD and Blu-ray courtesy of Signature Entertainment.
“The worst, of course, is when I’m sexually conflicted. Then I’ll hiccup indefinitely.”
Ashleigh (Elle Fanning – Mary Shelley,…more

The Game (1997) Limited Edition [Blu-ray] Review *****

Cert 15 | 129 mins | 1997

5 Star
Trust No One!
David Fincher is well known for films such as Panic Room, Gone Girl, Seven, Zodiac and The Social Network, but most famously for being a video-short maker who was brought in to direct the successful film franchise with Alien³. With ‘The Game’ he hit the bullseye with this drama, mystery, thriller, that has you on the edge of…more

Bela Lugosi in Edgar Allan Poe Trilogy Blu-ray Review ****-

Cert 15 | 189 mins | 1932, 1934, 1935

4 star excellent presentation of three absolute horror classics.
This trio of Pre-Code horror films starring Bela Lugosi (Dracula, The Ape Man) are brought to Blu-ray for the first time in the as part of the Eureka! Masters of Cinema series #233-235. All three have been beautifully restored in High Definition Blu-ray (1080p). They are based on the stories of Edgar…more

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