Film Review: Yakuza Princess (2021)

Adapted from the graphic novel, Samurai Shiro, Yakuza Princess details the quest to learn one’s destiny, as an unbeknown heiress to half of the Yakuza clashes paths with conflicting journeys and motifs, as they are guided by the sword. 

Film Review: ‘The Last Job’ (2021)

For a film with a synopsis that reads, “An old man suffering from cancer seeks revenge on the thieves who have destroyed his life.”, one would hope for the WILDest OAP adventure yet - maybe even a madness with reminiscence to the likes of Death Wish or Hobo with a Shotgun…

DVD Review: ‘Rogue Hostage’ (2021)

Opening with PTSD induced nightmares and flashbacks, the life of former Marine, Kyle Snowden (Tyrese Gibson) can be a difficult experience. However, his contemporary work in Child Protective Services gives him licence to both exist and better himself amid fixations with anger and alcohol. Kyle helps children in need, but he himself needs help. 

Film Review: ‘Occupation: Rainfall’ (2020)

Two years after the events within its predecessor, Occupation, the curiously titled Occupation: Rainfall sees that the remaining humans in Australia continue to endure torment and chaos from invading aliens, but this time, the hero survivors and resistance fighters have a potential edge of their alien aggressors, with a mysterious thing known as “Rainfall”. 

DVD Review: Parallel (2018)

A Canadian-produced film from 2018 that finally finds its way onto DVD thanks to the forever-amazing 101 Films,  Parallel is a highly original and intriguing film that transcends from an adventurous sci-fi into a dystopian one - remarkably well too.

Film Review: ‘On the Buses’ (1971)

The first film within a spin-off trilogy from the British TV sitcom of the same name, On the Buses in 1971 established a separate continuity where the buses were red, Olive was pregnant, but the humour was all the same. 

Blu-ray Review: ‘Raw’ (2016)

From Second Sight Films, the 2016 film Raw is in receipt of an updated Blu-ray release, and it may be the best one yet. Presented beautifully with a full range of lengthy extras, the updated package is a presentation of unbeatable value in the competitive market of boutique Blu-rays. 

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