DVD Reviews

4

Poor

Dragon Blade review

A drab martial arts farce that fails to impress, despite the big name cast, the big budget fight scenes, and the ludicrous plot

5

Average

Against The Sun review

Three US Navy airmen fight to stay alive while stranded on a raft in the South Pacific during WWII, based on a true story

8

Great

Barton Fink review

In this dark comedy from the Coen Brothers, playwright Barton Fink (John Turturro) develops the worst case of writer's block

6

Fair

6

Fair

A Serious Man review

The attention to detail that the Coen brothers have gone to to create the 1960’s they remember is delightful.

8

Great

7

Good

8

Great

Sicario review (DVD)

All the pieces matter in Sicario, one of the decade’s best crime thriller’s. Villeneuve’s tension ripping directing, Sheridan’s sharply brisling script, Roger Deakins' stunning cinematography, Johann Johannsson’s thundering soundtrack and,...

6

Fair

Warriors review (DVD)

This worthy and watchable documentary focuses on Maasai warriors of Kenya and their battle to convince the community elders to abandon the barbaric practice of circumcising young girls.

6

Fair

Rubble Kings review (DVD)

All great musical movements have been born out of oppression – the blues, rock'n'roll, rave. One of the biggest music genres to break through was hip hop.