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La Bamba – film review"
La Bamba (1987) Director: Luis Valdez Cast: Lou Diamond Phillips, Esai Morales, Rosanna DeSoto Run time: 108 minutes Format: Dual-Format Out Now 6/10 Jamie Havlin takes a look at the 30th anniversary re-release of the fondly remembered biopic of Ritchie Valens. Named after the much loved rock and roll single by Ritchie Valens, La Bamba […]
Creepy – film review"
Creepy (2016) Director: Kiyoshi Kurosawa Cast: Hidetoshi Nishijima, Teruyuki Kagawa Run time: 130 minutes Format: Dual-Format Subtitles: English (optional) Out: 23/01/2017 8/10 Jamie Havlin takes a look at much feted Japanese horror film directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa. Based on the award winning crime novel of the same name by Yutaka Maekawa, Creepy begins with police […]
Osamu Tezuka’s Metropolis – film review"
Metropolis (2001) Director: Rintaro Cast: Yuka Imoto, Kei Kobayashi, Kōsei Tomita Run time: 113 minutes Format: Dual-Format SteelBook & Standard Dual-Format. Out: Limited Edition Dual-Format SteelBook on 16 January 2017. Standard Dual-Format Edition on 13 March 2017. 9/10 Jamie Havlin takes a look at a tour de force Japanese science-fiction anime film loosely based on […]
Fright Night – film review"
Fright Night (1985) Director: Tom Holland Cast: William Ragsdale, Chris Sarandon, Roddy McDowall Run time: 106 mins Format: Limited edition dual format SteelBook / Dual Format Release Date: 26th December 2016 (Limited Edition Dual Format SteelBook) / 10th April 2017 (Special Edition Dual Format edition). 9/10 Jamie Havlin takes a look at a fondly remembered […]
Kes – film review"
Kes (1970) Director: Ken Loach Cast: David Bradley, Freddie Fletcher, Lynne Perrie, Colin Welland, Brian Glover Run time: 106 minutes Format: Blu-ray Out: 07 Oct 2016 9/10 Jamie Havlin takes a look at Jarvis Cocker’s favourite film, the iconic and much loved British drama Kes. I’m guessing that most Louder Than War readers have already […]