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The Bird with the Crystal Plumage – 4K

51 years ago, a young, fresh-faced director made his debut – and cinema changed forever. Dario Argento, beloved for films including Suspiria, Deep Red, Tenebrae and more, boasts an incredible filmography packed with timeless cl...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Vengeance Trails: Four Classic Westerns

In the mid-1960s, Sergio Leone’s celebrated Dollars trilogy starring Clint Eastwood paved the way for a new kind of western. Gone were the days of the romanticised west with stars like Jimmy Stewart and John Wayne – the films w...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Werewolves Within

Perhaps one of the last video games anybody expected to be adapted into a feature film, Red Storm Entertainment’s Werewolves Within – a VR game published by Ubisoft in 2016 – saw players tasked with guessing which of a small to...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Swimming with Sharks

George Huang’s Swimming with Sharks has always been a dark film. But revisiting it, knowing what we now know about Kevin Spacey’s behaviour off-camera, the film reaches an even more disturbing level. This UK Blu-ray debut’s pre...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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True Romance – 4K

Hans Zimmer’s iconic theme. Christopher Walken and Dennis Hopper’s ‘Sicilian scene’. Gary Oldman’s crazy performance. True Romance is certainly a film packed with unforgettable elements, and almost 30 years on, the complete pro...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Archive

Dealing with all things existential Archive is a sci-fi that while lacking in originality possesses a great deal of heart. Those familiar with films like Blade Runner, AI: Artificial Intelligence and perhaps most pertinently Du...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Mandabi

The history of film is so rich that there are always titles ripe for rediscovery. Each year, fascinating slices of cinema are restored for new audiences to enjoy, and one of the latest films to enjoy such a rerelease is Ousmane...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Time

Prison dramas are certainly nothing new. There are countless films and TV series set inside ‘the big house’, from the harrowing tales like Animal Factory to the overall uplifting like The Shawshank Redemption. Falling somewhere...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Future Man: The Complete Series

“In all three seasons, at some point, I had to attach a penile prosthetic to myself… Something I never dreamed I would do coming into this business.” If one quote can be used to sum up the entire spirt of a show, then this quot...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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This Time with Alan Partridge – Series 2

Like a fine wine, Steve Coogan’s iconic love-him-or-loathe-him presenter Alan Partridge just gets better with age. First appearing a staggering 30 years ago on BBC Radio 4’s On the Hour, the character has changed a lot over the...