Film reviews and more

Day: 13 June 2011

Blu-ray Review: ‘Apocalypse Now’

★★★★★ It’s difficult to find something new to say about Francis Ford Coppola’s 1979 masterpiece Apocalypse Now. Just about everything that can be said of this genuinely mesmeric work of art has been said a million times before. However, while […]

DVD Releases: ‘Evangelion 2.22: You Can (Not) Advance’

★★★★★ To the uniniated, it’s hard to sum up the audaciously ambitious universe of Hideaki Anno’s Evangelion saga without a little history, and so… First broadcast in Japan back in 1995, Anno’s original TV series Neon Genesis: Evangelion garnered instant […]

Film Review: ‘The Hangover Part II’

 ★☆☆☆☆ Given that the finale of 2009’s humorous and hugely popular comedy The Hangover pretty much wrapped up things by filling in all the blanks of its narrative macguffin, completely detailing the events of the raucous night before, the prospect […]