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Ghost Light

A Ghost Light – a solitary lamp that illuminates a venue’s stage when performances are done – is part of a long-standing and rather charming theatrical tradition. Legend says that originally, this night light was for the ghosts...
 
 
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Lost In America & Defending Your Life – Criterion Unboxings

Albert Brooks is one of the most talented filmmakers in the comedy genre. Writing, directing and starring in some of the funniest – and, at least in the UK, most underrated – films ever made, his work has been treated very poor...

 
 
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Movie Marathons with Paramount Home Entertainment

These days, often the only thing that keeps us going through the endless onslaught of Zoom calls and the general feeling of hopelessness is the promise of a good film at the end of the day. The escapism offered by the magic of ...
 
 
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Gattaca – Unboxing

Andrew Niccol’s cult 1997 sci-fi Gattaca makes its long-overdue 4K debut this March, and that is cause for celebration. The absorbing and cerebral drama is one of the best films of the 90s, offering a provocative look at the po...

 
 
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Bloodlands – Unboxing

From executive producer Jed Mercurio (Line of Duty), Bloodlands is a dark and compelling crime drama following veteran North Ireland police detective Brannick (James Nesbitt) and his obsessive campaign to unmask the legendary a...
 
 
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Dawn Of The Dead – Standard Edition Unboxing

For those who wanted some HD zombie mayhem but couldn’t quite justify picking up Second Sight’s stunning Limited Edition release of Dawn of the Dead last year – the one we called “easily the finest physical release in the histo...

 
 
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Penguin Strikes 2000 AD Gold

It’s been the Galaxy’s Greatest Comic’s for almost 45 years. It’s got action, wry humour, and thought-provoking storylines. However, while many of us already know that 2000 AD, is more than just another boy’s-own comic, the fil...
 
 
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The Craft 2-Movie Collection Unboxing

In 1996, Andrew Fleming’s surprise hit The Craft was released to middling reviews but great financial success. Grossing almost $60 million against a $15 million budget, it seemed inevitable that a sequel would follow – and yet,...

 
 
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Fanny Lye Deliver’d Unboxing

Premiering in October 2019 after more than three years in post-production, Fanny Lye Deliver’d is now, almost five years after shooting wrapped, enjoying a boom of interest in the home entertainment world with this beautiful, l...
 
 
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NOS4A2 DVD Unboxing

Based on the New York Times best-selling novel of the same name by Joe Hill (son of celebrated horror maestro Stephen King), NOS4A2 is a real hidden gem of modern TV. Starring Zachary Quinto (Star Trek) as the sinister and sedu...