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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...

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...

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...

Cloak and Dagger – film review

Cloak and Dagger (1946) Director: Fritz Lang Cast: Gary Cooper, Lilli Palmer Runtime: 106 minutes Format: Dual format Release Date: 27th January 2020 8/10 Jamie Havlin examines a virtuoso World War...

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.

Yanks – film review

Jamie Havlin assesses Yanks, John Schlesinger's story of a trio of relationships between local women and G.I.s stationed in England during World War II for Louder Than War.

Lucky – film review -cinematic swan song of Harry Dean Stanton

Lucky (2017) Director: John Carroll Lynch Cast: Harry Dean Stanton, David Lynch, Tom Skerritt Run Time: 88 mins Format: Dual format Out: 12/11/18 9/10 Jamie Havlin gives his opinion on the...

Hitler’s Hollywood – film review

Louder Than War's Jamie Havlin assesses a documentary, Hitler's Hollywood, which examines the rigid political and cultural censorship applied to the thousand or so films made in Germany during the reign of the Nazi Party.

Jackie Chan’s Project A and Project A Part II – film review

Jamie Havlin gives his assessment of a couple of action-adventure comedies directed by and starring Hong Kong superstar Jackie Chan.

Rescue Under Fire (Zona Hostil) – film review

Jamie Havlin takes a look at Rescue Under Fire - a tense and exciting action thriller from Spain.

Jackie Chan’s Police Story & Police Story 2 – film review

Jackie Chan's Police Story and Police Story 2 - Jamie Havlin takes a look at two exhilarating martial arts comedies for Louder Than War.





Fold: The Prize – single review

Fold: The Prize (Fold FM) Digital Download/Streaming Available now Yorkshire’s Fold are an intoxicating musical blend of funk,...

Duncan Reid & the Big Heads: Don’t Blame Yourself – album review and interview

Duncan Reid and the Big Heads: Don't Blame Yourself Little Big Head Records Out Now LP/CD/DL Duncan...

Jonny Banger: Diary of a Bootlegger – book review

Diary of a Bootlegger (Rough Trade Books) Out Now Diary of a Bootlegger tells a story...

Nile Marr : interview about his new EP and a musician’s life

The most important thing is that you come away with art. I’m getting to the age where there’s no point complaining about a lack of something happening, no excuse for it if you’re not going to do it yourself. I’ve always had that DIY approach to my own music.”