Competition: Win tickets to ‘Avengers Assemble’ at the O2 *closed*

Have we got a giveaway for you, comic book fans! We’ve assembled with the O2 Cineworld Greenwich to give our lucky readers the chance to win one of THREE pairs of red-hot tickets to an exclusive preview of Marvel Avengers Assemble (2012) on Thursday 19 April, the same night that Continue Reading


DVD Review: ‘Maniac Cop’

★★★☆☆ Many Bruce Campbell aficionados will have overlooked William Lustig’s action slasher Maniac Cop (1988). Panned upon release, it took a swan-dive at the US box office yet garnered enough popularity in the video rental market to spawn two sequels: Maniac Cop 2 (1990) and Maniac Cop III: Badge of Continue Reading

DVD Review: ‘Cassadaga’

★★☆☆☆ Dull, nasty and almost entirely devoid of original ideas, Anthony DiBlasi’s festival-only/straight-to-DVD horror Cassadaga (2011) may well symbolise everything that is wrong with modern horror cinema. Essentially a clumsy mish-mash of supernatural horror and torture porn tropes, DiBlasi’s second feature has little-or-no idea of what it wants to be, Continue Reading