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Made in Hong Kong – film review

Made in Hong Kong (1997) Director: Fruit ChanCast: Sam Lee, Yim Hui-Chi, Wenders Li Running time: 108 minutes Language: Cantonese (with optional English subtitles) Format: Blu-ray Release Date: 21st...

Tokyo Story – film review

Tokyo Story (1953) Director: Yasujirō Ozu Cast: Hideo Fujino, Ayako Katsuragi, Mieko Takamine Language: Japanese (with optional English subtitles) Run time: 136 minutes Format: Dual Format (DVD & Blu-ray) Release...

Zu Warriors From The Magic Mountain – film review

Zu Warriors from the Magic Mountain (1983) Director: Tsui Hark Cast: Yuen Biao, Adam Cheng, Brigitte Lin, Sammo Hung Run Time: 98 minutes Language: Cantonese (with optional English...

Kwaidan – film review

Kwaidan (1964) Director: Masaki Kobayashi Cast: Rentarō Mikuni, Keiko Kishi, Kazuo Nakamura Run time: 183 mins Format: Blu-ray Language: Japanese (with optional English subtitles) Release Date: 27 April 2020 Jamie Havlin...

Long Day’s Journey Into Night (1962) – film review

Long Day's Journey Into Night (1962) Director: Sidney Lumet Cast: Katharine Hepburn, Ralph Richardson, Jason Robards, Dean Stockwell Runtime: 170 mins Format: Dual format Release date: 16th March 2020 Jamie...

Sunday Bloody Sunday – film review

Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971) Director: John Schlesinger Cast: Peter Finch, Glenda Jackson, Murray Head Runtime: 110 mins Cert: 15 Blu-ray release: 16 March 2020 Jamie Havlin gives his opinion on...

Raining in the Mountain – film review

Raining in the Mountain (1979) Director: King Hu Cast: Feng Hsu, Sun Yueh, Shih Chun Run time: 121 minutes Format: Dual Format (Blu-ray and DVD) Language: Mandarin with optional...

Scandal – film review

Scandal (1989) Director: Michael Caton-Jones Cast: Joanne Whalley, John Hurt, Bridget Fonda, Ian McKellen Run time: 115 mins Format: Dual format (Blu-ray and DVD) Release date: 24 February 2020...

Jojo Rabbit – film review

Jojo Rabbit is the Holocaust comedy that combines hilarity and sentiment in equal measure. Tim Cooper acclaims the film that's the talk of awards season.

Queen & Slim – Film Review

Queen & Slim (2019) Dir. Melina Matsoukis Cast: Daniel Kaluuya, Jodie Turner-Smith, Bokeem Woodbine, Flea Running time: 132 minutes Cert: 15 Release date: Out at HOME, Manchester and on...

Bliss – film review

Bliss (2019) Director: Joe Begos Cast: Dora Madison, Tru Collins Run time: 80 minutes Format: Blu-ray Out: 10th February 2020 8/10 Jamie Havlin assesses Bliss, the disorienting and disturbing third feature...

The Lighthouse – film review

  The Lighthouse (2019) Dir: Robert Eggers Cast: Willem Dafoe, Robert Pattinson Runtime: 1 hour 50 minutes Showing at HOME, Manchester and on general release from 31 Jan Two men...

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