Blu-ray Reviews

8

Great

10

Superb

WALL•E (Blu-ray)

Those nasty Pixar people have really done it this time. Why do they hate film critics so much? I am so narked that if I ever get to meet Andrew...

6

Fair

Hancock (Blu-ray)

When is a superhero not a superhero? When he's a crude, dirty alcoholic. Hancock is a mostly enjoyable concept film that goes off in an unexpected direction.

8

Great

Sleeping Beauty Platinum Edition (3-disc Blu-ray & DVD)

I never saw Sleeping Beauty when it was first released in theatres (hey, it came out in 1959 — I'm not THAT old), and I've never seen it on TV,...

8

Great

Shine a Light (Blu-ray)

"In Autumn 2006, Martin Scorsese assembled an award-winning camera team to capture the raw energy of one of the greatest rock'n'roll bands on stage.

9

Excellent

Casino Royale: Deluxe Edition (Blu-ray)

Bond is back, and this time in Hi Def (again!) When it was announced that Daniel Craig was to be the new James Bond there was uproar from critics and fans.

7

Good

Horton Hears a Who (Blu-ray)

Well, what have we here? Another Dr. Seuss adaptation? Uh-oh, this could be bad. Even the mighty Mike Myers fell flat on his face with the grand master of children's...

4

Poor

Prom Night (Blu-ray)

A remake of a pretty awful Jamie Lee Curtis slasher from the 1980s, Prom Night tells the tale of Donna Keppel (Snow) whose family is brutally slain by a teacher...

7

Good

Made of Honour (Blu-ray)

Another week, another by-the-numbers Hollywood rom-com. If anything, Made of Honour is even more predictable than some of the other recent efforts, and yet it’s got an affable charm that...

4

Poor

Vantage Point (Blu-ray)

Vantage Point promises something different and smart but, around 60 minutes in, falls apart as it becomes utterly predictable.