All Night Long – Blu-Ray Review

All Night Long is sadly not the eagerly anticipated Lionel Richie biopic we have all been waiting for. It's a minor cult film that mostly will be hunted down by Patrick McGoohan nuts and/or jazz enthusiasts. It was also directed by Basil Dearden who made a string of fascinating films stretching back to his days at … Continue reading All Night Long – Blu-Ray Review

Blu-Ray Review – Crimes of Passion

Oh for heaven's sake Ken... Ken Russell throughout the '70s made some interesting films including the classic The Devils even though for the most part they are overly long and have an air of operatic excess only a few directors like Fellini, Jodorowsky or Gilliam can pull off. He finally started working in Hollywood with … Continue reading Blu-Ray Review – Crimes of Passion

Scott McGehee and David Siegel Interview

Scott McGehee and David Siegel's excellent debut film Suture has been re-released by Arrow Video in both the UK and in the US. It's a thriller about identify with aspects of science fiction in the vein of John Frankenheimer's Seconds and it came out during the independent film boom of the early '90s. I had the great pleasure of ringing them … Continue reading Scott McGehee and David Siegel Interview

The Man Who Fell To Earth Re-Release

To mark the 40th anniversary of the UK release of director Nicolas Roeg’s iconic science fiction odyssey, The Man Who Fell to Earth, STUDIOCANAL is thrilled to announce that they are near to completing a new 4k restoration of the cult classic. The restoration has been in the works since late 2015, but is now especially timely and poignant given … Continue reading The Man Who Fell To Earth Re-Release