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Bill Hicks: Ultimate Hicks – DVD Boxset Review"
Bill Hicks: Ultimate Hicks (Pias) DVD Available Now 8/10 Collecting three stand-up DVDs and a documentary into one box-set, Ultimate Hicks is a definitive collection for long-standing fans and the curious alike. Simon Tucker reviews. Preacher, slanderer, spiritualist, demon, genius, dark poet….Goatboy. Bill Hicks was many things. A myriad personality awash with contradiction Hicks was […]
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.