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Human Desire – film review"
Human Desire (1954) Director: Fritz Lang Cast: Glenn Ford, Gloria Grahame, Broderick Crawford Runtime: 90 minutes Format: Blu-ray Release Date: 11/02/2019 8/10 Jamie Havlin assesses a startlingly dark, late film noir by legendary director Fritz Lang. Fritz Lang’s Human Desire is his version of Jean Renoir’s adaptation of Emile Zola’s novel La Bête Humaine. Lang […]
Shoah: The Four Sisters – film review"
Shoah: Four Sisters (2018) Director: Claude Lanzmann Language: French / German / English / Hebrew (with optional English subtitles) Runtime: 273 minutes Release Date: 18/02/2019 9/10 Jamie Havlin assesses a quartet of documentaries featuring four Jewish women who all witnessed and survived the inhumanity of the Holocaust. The four films that make up this package […]
Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte – film review"
Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964) Director: Robert Aldrich Cast: Bette Davis, Olivia de Havilland Format: Blu-ray Release Date: 21/01/2019 7/10 Jamie Havlin examines the classic American psychological thriller originally conceived as an unofficial follow-up to What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? Here Bette Davis plays Charlotte Hollis, while the role of her cousin Miriam is […]
Under the Tree – film review"
Under The Tree shows how huge acrimony can grow from such small seedlings. It’s darker than an Icelandic winter. Jamie Havlin reviews.
Once Upon A Time In China Trilogy – film review"
Jamie Havlin assesses the brand new 4K restorations of the Once Upon a Time in China trilogy, available for the first time on Blu-ray in the UK in a special Limited Edition Box Set.