May 2016

Hotel Transylvania (2012)

May 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

Hotel Transylvania, the animated feature from Sony Pictures Animation, starring the voice talents of Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Andy Samberg and Selena Gomez, is a joy pure [...]

White Settlers (2014)

May 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

The best horror can often be found right on your own doorstep. Director Simeon Halligan’s Scottish chiller White Settlers proves man’s most basic fears are often [...]

For Elisa (2013)

May 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

If your definition of a good horror film is something which sickens and nauseates, then For Elisa, (Para Elisa in the original Spanish) the psychological shocker by director [...]

Il Boom (1963)

May 29, 2016 // 2 Comments

Il Boom is considered amongst those who know, to be one of cult Italian director Vittorio De Sica’s most underrated films. A blackly comedic take on the extremes [...]

Saint (2010)

May 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

If you have any experience of Dutch director Dick Maas’ previous work, you will most likely know what to expect with his Yuletide schlocker Saint. If, however, this is [...]

César and Rosalie (1972)

May 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

César and Rosalie is a piece of fanciful French whimsy by director Claude Sautet. An obscure little drama starring Yves Montand, Romy Schneider and Sami Frey, this film, [...]

The Debt (2010)

May 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

A broody air runs at the core of director John Madden’s The Debt. With Helen Mirren, Tom Wilkinson and Ciaran Hinds leading an impressive cast, and a screenplay by [...]

Brave (2007)

May 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

Made in 2007, Brave, the martial arts action adventure from directors Thanapon Maliwan and Afdlin Shauki, and staring stuntman Michael B. took several years to get a UK [...]

Hollow (2011)

May 24, 2016 // 0 Comments

Was ever a film more aptly named than Hollow, the indie Brit horror from director Michael Axelgaard and writer Matthew Holt? Like the tree at the centre of the story its [...]

Renoir (2012)

May 24, 2016 // 0 Comments

Like the work of the artist himself, Renoir – director Giles Bourdos’ biopic of the French impressionist starring Michel Bouquet, Vincent Rottiers and Christa [...]