1994 DIRECTOR: Philip Noyce May Contain Spoilers! In the summer holidays in the 1994, Clear And Present Danger, the third adaptation of Tom Clancy's, Jack Ryan books, was the last of long list of summer films that I watched with friends that year. I hated it! I was 15 years old and watching Jack Ryan … Continue reading CLEAR AND PRESENT DANGER
1943 DIRECTORS: Herbert Selpin & Werner Klingler 350th REVIEW! NOT A PART OF OUR COLLECTION May Contain Spoilers! Will we be adding this to our collection? YES Had anybody ever heard of this 1943 version of Titanic? Well, I certainly hadn't until it featured on a recent documentary but here it is, the lost, banned German propaganda film … Continue reading TITANIC (aka NAZI TITANIC) 350th REVIEW!
2010 DIRECTOR: Gareth Edwards NOT A PART OF OUR COLLECTION May Contain Spoilers! Will we be adding this to our collection? YES Made on a shoe-string, this $500,000 gorilla styled production has raised the bar of British indie cinema to a whole new level. A couple of weeks ago I sat down and watched G.I. … Continue reading MONSTERS
1996 DIRECTOR: Danny Boyle May Contain Spoilers! The year was 1997, and one the most groundbreaking and controversial films of the 1990's was loaded into my VCR and ready to play. What I was about to watch for the next 89 minutes was one of the most graphic films about heroin addiction that, certainly up … Continue reading TRAINSPOTTING
2009 DIRECTOR: Jonathan Mostow May Contain Spoilers! Surrogates had received little but poor reviews since its release in 2009 but the concept interested me so I gave it a go anyway. Jonathan Mostow's previous work includes Breakdown, an almost forgotten thriller from 1998 best know for being J.T. Walsh's final film and Terminator 3: Rise … Continue reading SURROGATES
After nearly three years of following the progress of these illusive Cinerama titles, independent distributor, Flicker Ally have set a release date for This Is Cinerama and Windjammer: The Voyage Of The Christian Radich for the 13th September 2012. Both will be presented in the criminally underused Smilebox format, which so far has only been used … Continue reading THIS IS CINERAMA & WINDJAMMER FINALLY ANNOUNCED!
Today may well be the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, or 60- years on the British throne, but to others, June 4th marks a more significant anniversary. On this day, 30 years ago the best of the Star Trek movies, Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan was released. Some people feel that Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home … Continue reading 3 DECADES OF KHAAAAAN!