DVD & Blu-Ray Reviews

The Battle of Algiers

The Battle of Algiers

A searing classic, 'The Battle of Algiers' is a rough and ready masterpiece now available on a solid newly remastered Blu-ray.
Something Wild

Something Wild

Saved from the realms of VHS and shoddy DVD obscurity by the Criterion Collection, this new Blu-ray represents the definitive format for revisiting this fiery, frivolous cult classic.
Ivan's Childhood

Ivan's Childhood

Visually arresting, psychologically affecting and intellectually stunning, Andrei Tarkovsky's debut masterpiece Ivan's Childhood is a true essential on Criterion Blu-ray.
Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Flaunting a bigger budget that tries to paper over the cracks with banknotes, Kingsman 2 is the Bond spoof that at least gives us what 007 has been lacking for a decade: fun.
mother!

mother!

At once revolting and ravishing, the enigmatic Darren Aronofsky has fathered a cinematic monster in mother!
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes

The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes

Another one of cinema’s great “what could have been” studio butcheries, Billy Wilder’s Private Life of Sherlock Holmes is ripe for reinvestigation via this Masters of Cinema Blu-ray complete with missing footage.
Wind River

Wind River

A bleak winter’s snowstorm of brutal crime stirs up real emotion and riveting drama in Taylor Sheridan’s probing mystery Wind River.
IT

IT

T works (and scares us) because it never forgets the emotional core of the narrative - a child’s fear.
The Prestige

The Prestige

Absolutely riveting and brilliantly constructed, Christopher Nolan’s The Prestige signalled the genesis of a truly magical filmmaker. A must in 4K UHD Blu-ray.
Dunkirk

Dunkirk

A masterpiece from a director on one hell of a roll, Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk is a rare breed: a war film with a tender heart.
Logan Lucky

Logan Lucky

An enjoyable heist romp with a scene-stealing Daniel Craig in fine form, Steven Soderbergh’s Logan Lucky is a safe bet.
The Apartment



The Apartment



Comedywise and dramawise, Billy Wilder's 'The Apartment' is one of cinema's all-time greatest films. A masterpiece.
Eric Rohmer Blu-ray Collection

Eric Rohmer Blu-ray Collection

Established fans will deem this essential while newcomers will find many rich treasures to mine.
The Dark Tower

The Dark Tower

Feeling more like a cheap TV adap rather than a big budget exploration of Stephen King’s epic book series, The Dark Tower crumbles.
Jean-Pierre Melville Blu-ray collection

Jean-Pierre Melville Blu-ray collection

An absolute essential - StudioCanal’s Blu-ray set brings together Jean-Pierre Melville’s finest films and they’ve never looked better.
Harry Potter 8 Film Complete Collection (UHD 4K Blu-ray)

Harry Potter 8 Film Complete Collection (UHD 4K Blu-ray)

Simply the highest quality possible versions of the Harry Potter film series on home video - all in one tantalising box set.
Atomic Blonde

Atomic Blonde

A resonating mix of style and grit, Atomic Blonde makes for riveting escapist entertainment.
Terminator 2 Judgment Day

Terminator 2 Judgment Day

One of cinema’s finest ever action films comes home in staggering 4K UHD quality. T2 Judgment Day promised it’d be back and it’s never looked or sounded better. A must-have.
Howards End

Howards End

A sumptuous period epic with delightful performances and plotting, Howards End will endure as a true classic.
The L-Shaped Room

The L-Shaped Room

Fantastic acting dominates this regal classic of early 60s London squalor and oppression. A real 'kitchen sink' classic.

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