DVD Review – Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore

Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore remains a massive turning point in the career of Martin Scorsese. It was the first Hollywood film he directed after a string of independent films, his previous film Mean Streets blew him up as a director to watch. It still remains as one of Scorsese's lesser known works probably down to the … Continue reading DVD Review – Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore

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Blu-Ray Review – Dead or Alive Trilogy

Takashi Miike in the space of 26 years has directed over 90 films, TV projects etc. which gives Fassbinder a run for his money if he had lived long enough to made films for 26 years. The Dead or Alive Trilogy came out at the point when he was beginning to gain attention from overseas with … Continue reading Blu-Ray Review – Dead or Alive Trilogy

Blu-Ray Review – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is a spin-off from the Harry Potter series, and the first original script by J.K. Rowling for cinema as well. It is of course inspired by the ‘textbook’ she wrote in 2001, a directory of magical creatures ‘by Newt Scamander.’ It is directed by David Yates, who also … Continue reading Blu-Ray Review – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them