Film Reviews, News & Competitions

 
 

 
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C
 

Color Me Lavender

Hollywood’s squeamish fascination with gay eroticism and camp.
 
 
D
 

Don't Look Now DVD

Nic Roeg’s unique style creates one of the most visceral and unsettling films of all time.
 

 
DVD/Blu-ray
 

Season Of The Witch

This time of year is for films that do not challenge the intellect so much as wow us and take us on exciting adventures. Forget anything of any real substance and instead we are asked to buckle up and enjoy the ride.
 
 
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In A Better World

Why do we go to the cinema? For escapism, solitude, inspiration and perhaps to feel something outside of ourselves, deeper emotion than we might feel comfortable with in real life. The Oscar-winning In a Better World (15) prese...
 

 
C
 

Cars 2

Of all the Pixar productions of the last decade, Cars seemed the most Disney. Not without
 
 
C
 

The Change Up

By Christa Ktorides – Ah the old body-swap device. We’ve seen it many times before and one must assume we’ll see it again. A tired cliché for sure but one that can still raise a chuckle if the stars are aligned correctly,...
 

 
DVD/Blu-ray
 

Fighter, The

Bare knuckles and raw emotions make this boxing film an upper-cut above the rest.
 
 
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Honey 2

How many dance movies are there going to be before its target audience yawns itself into a coma? Honey 2 is the sequel (of sorts, although it has very little to do with its predecessor) to 2003’s Jessica Alba Dance ‘em up Honey.
 

 
DVD/Blu-ray
 

Howl

An informative, if disjointed, look at Allen Ginsberg’s Howl and the ramifications it had on its author and censorship.
 
 
DVD/Blu-ray
 

Rabbit Hole

A touching and affecting story that, while emotionally powerful, never feels intentionally hard hitting.