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Byron Haskin’s Robinson Crusoe on Mars – film review"
Robinson Crusoe on Mars (1964) Format: Dual Format DVD and Blu-ray Directer: Byron Haskin Cast: Paul Mantee, Victor Lundin Run Time: 110 minutes Out Now 7/10 Jamie Havlin reviews a science fiction reimagining of the classic novel by Daniel Defoe. A few months ago I went along to see the highly praised blockbuster The […]
The City Talking Launch New Documentary Series On Leeds’ Music Scene"
The City Talking are preparing to launch a new documentary film series that tackles some of the great untold stories of the Leeds music scene. Over the decades Leeds has been the launchpad for a host of ‘scenes’ that have taken on the world, from the world famous ’80s goth scene, to world-leading clubbing in […]
Dragon Inn – film review"
Dragon Inn (1967) Director: King Hu Cast: Shi Jun, Ying Bai, Polly Shang-kuan Run time: 111 minutes Language: Mandarin with optional English subtitles Format: Dual Format Out Now 8/10 Jamie Havlin reviews one of the most influential martial arts films ever made. Welcome to the world of Wuxia. Set in China in the middle of […]
Public Enemy: Live At Metropolis Studios – album and DVD review"
The hip-hop titans brought their incendiary live show to London’s Metropolis Studios where only 125 people were lucky to be in attendance.
Top Five Films By Andy Warhol"
Is This Pop? Louder Than War’s Amy Britton picks her top 5 Andy Warhol films. Recently, the seminal film website A Taste of Cinema, something of an authoritative voice on cinematic matters, published their somewhat controversial list of the 15 greatest avant-garde filmmakers of all time. It was clearly designed to incite debate and not be […]