Category: DVD reviews

As If I'm Not There

DVD: As If I Am Not There

| June 30, 2011 | Comments (0)

Juanita Wilson’s distinctive debut, ‘As If I Am Not There’, is an unforgettable and powerful film.

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DVD: 'Young Bruce Lee' & 'Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame'

| June 15, 2011 | Comments (0)

Jack McGlynn takes a look at two Cine Asia releases and crescent kicks between being impressed & disappointed.

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My Neighbours the Yamadas

DVD: My Neighbours the Yamadas

| May 6, 2011 | Comments (0)

Hilarious and heartbreaking.

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Blu-ray: Laputa: Castle in the Sky

Blu-ray: Laputa: Castle in the Sky

| April 26, 2011 | Comments (1)

Anime classic released on Blu-Ray.

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DVD: Barbarossa- Siege Lord

DVD: Barbarossa- Siege Lord

| April 11, 2011 | Comments (1)

Excellent cinematography let down by bad dubbing in this story set in medieval Europe,

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DVD:Colony

DVD:Colony

| March 20, 2011 | Comments (0)

A look at the danger of Colony Collapse Disorder among honey bees in California.

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DVD Review: Savage

DVD Review: Savage

| March 14, 2011 | Comments (1)

Impressive debut feature from filmmaker Brendan Muldowney.

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DVD: All Good Children

DVD: All Good Children

| March 11, 2011 | Comments (0)

DVD release of Alicia Duffy’s mesmerising first feature-length film.

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DVD: 71 – Into the Fire

DVD: 71 – Into the Fire

| March 11, 2011 | Comments (0)

Does everything a war movie should do…

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DVD: Brighton Rock

DVD: Brighton Rock

| February 28, 2011 | Comments (0)

Special edition release of the Boulting Brothers’ adaptation of Graham Greene’s gritty British noir.

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DVD: The Long Hot Summer

DVD: The Long Hot Summer

| January 31, 2011 | Comments (0)

Sweaty, dusty 1958 adaptation of a trio of William Faulkner stories.

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DVD: Cré Na Cille

DVD: Cré Na Cille

| November 27, 2010 | Comments (0)

A rarity in adaptations as it certainly does justice to a much-beloved book.

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DVD: Eamon

DVD: Eamon

| November 19, 2010 | Comments (1)

A black comic tale of familial dysfunction.

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DVD: Little Big Soldier

DVD: Little Big Soldier

| November 8, 2010 | Comments (0)

Everyone’s buddy, Jackie Chan, in a buddy comedy/adventure-film shock.

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DVD: His & Hers

DVD: His & Hers

| October 12, 2010 | Comments (3)

A film that sweeps you off your feet and restores your faith.

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We Love... Boxsets

We Love… Boxsets

| October 7, 2010 | Comments (0)

Steven Galvin takes a look at some must-see TV drama boxsets – contemporary, classics, and some you may have missed.

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DVD: Ondine

DVD: Ondine

| August 19, 2010 | Comments (1)

‘Ondine’ sees Neil Jordan’s return to themes of fantasy, myth and the power of storytelling.

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DVD: Perrier’s Bounty

DVD: Perrier’s Bounty

| August 17, 2010 | Comments (2)

‘Perrier’s Bounty’ has its moments but is mostly forgetable.

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DVD: Zonad

DVD: Zonad

| June 28, 2010 | Comments (0)

A daft comedy that struggles for laughs.

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