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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 […]
Twilight’s Last Gleaming – film review"
Twilight’s Last Gleaming (1977) Director: Robert Aldrich Cast: Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark, Charles Durning Run time: 144 mins Format: Dual Format Out: 31. Oct 2016 8/10 Jamie Havlin takes a look at a newly re-released political thriller from America. Based loosely on Walter Wager’s novel Viper Three, Twilight’s Last Gleaming is set in 1981, very […]