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Walkabout

Rereleased as a regular Blu-ray from Second Sight Films following their Limited Edition release of 2020, Nicolas Roeg’s mesmerising tale of adolescence and adventure in the Outback is as magnificent today as it was in 1971.  De...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

Ever since the Marvel Cinematic Universe peaked with the epic Infinity Saga conclusion Avengers: Endgame, they have struggled to hit those highs again. Sure, their TV output on Disney+ has been good fun, and it sure was nice to...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Lionheart: The Complete Series

Who doesn’t love a good old swashbuckling romp, liberally peppered with plenty of derring-do, sword-fights and heroism? No, Lionheart isn’t big on nuance—or history—for that matter, but the Danziger Brothers ‘70s TV series does...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Uncharted

For fans of the video game franchise, Uncharted is as close to a modern day, interactive Indiana Jones there’s ever been. You’ve got the loveable, roguish hero, his assortment of side-kicks, high-stakes adventures, big macguffi...
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Persuaders! Take 50

For fans of classic television, ITC is one the The Big Names. Founded by the irrepressible Lew Grade, this was the company that created some of the most memorable shows of the ‘60s and ‘70s. The Saint, Randall and Hopkirk (Dece...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Dune

First published in 1965, Frank Herbert’s Dune is nothing short of a science-fiction bible. A story that created a world, mythology and franchise that is as popular today as it was then. And yet it is a book that has struggled o...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Venom: Let There Be Carnage

2018’s Venom was a decidedly middling entry to the current superhero trend. It had its moments, was far too reliant on CGI and offered nothing new from a plot point of view. What did stand it apart was the presence of Tom Hardy...
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Guns of Navarone

Long before films like 1917 and Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk, war films seldom showed us the harsh realities of conflict. No, they focused on big, bombastic escapism with handsome Hollywood stars and fun set-pieces. Few films of...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Centennial

The ‘70s were the age of the TV mini-series, and the undoubted king of the mini-series was Richard Chamberlain. While Chamberlain is better known in the UK for Shogun and The Thorne Birds, Centennial is still widely regarded as...
 
 
 
 
 
 

George and the Dragon

As we find ourselves in awards season with countless Oscar-bait films vying for our attention, sometimes we need a break from all the prestige to just unwind with some good old-fashioned trash. Thankfully, Kaleidoscope Home Ent...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Wonder Woman 1984

2017’s Wonder Woman was a breath of fresh air to the superhero genre for so many reasons. First and foremost we got a female superhero, one that didn’t rely on her male counterparts to get the job done but actively led them int...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Erik The Viking

Just five years before his iconic performance as Andy Dufresne in 1994’s The Shawshank Redemption, Tim Robbins delivered his most bizarre work in Terry Jones’ madcap Viking spoof Erik the Viking. Released for the first time on ...
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Goonies

35 years since its release, Richard Donner’s beloved 80s adventure romp The Goonies has made its way to 4K UHD Blu-ray. Does this fresh release from Warner Bros Home Entertainment breathe new life into the cult classic, or does...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Sherlock Holmes & Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows

In the wake of Robert Downey Jr.’s departure from the Marvel Cinematic Universe after ten films of service, rumours are beginning to circulate once again around the possibility of a continuation of Guy Ritchie’s excellent Sherl...
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Deep

Following the triumphant release of Steven Spielberg’s Jaws in 1975, Hollywood looked to repeat the film’s success with many similar releases in the years that followed. In 1977, director Peter Yates gave the world a cinematic ...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Flash Gordon (1980)

Hard as it is to believe, it’s been 40 years since the Queen-fuelled Technicolor spectacular that is Flash Gordon first hit the big screens. Based on the 1930s comic strip of the same name, over the last 80 years, Flash Gordon’...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Moby Dick

One of the all-time epics, Moby Dick is the latest film to be given a blu-ray makeover, with a fully-restored version available to buy this November.  Based on the bestselling book by Herman Melville, scripted by Ray Bradbury, ...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Godzilla: King Of Monsters

Godzilla: King Of Monsters is the latest in a string of attempts by other studios to keep up with the franchise behemoth that is Disney. For while the House Of Mouse marches on with the likes of all things Marvel and Star Wars ...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Ralph Breaks The Internet

Why have Disney brought up every major franchise going? From Marvel to LucasFilm Disney have swallowed them all up, why? Yes, well done to make more money, but based on this evidence to also allow all those products occupy, dom...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Mission Impossible: Fallout

There was a time when it came to certain franchises you knew what you were getting. Take James Bond for example, you went for the gadgets, the quips, the exotic locations and Bond being, well, Bond. But, in order to stay fresh,...