Film reviews and more

Day: 23 April 2013

Blu-ray Review: ‘Knightriders’

★★★★☆ Renowned horror auteur George A. Romero moved out of his comfort zone with Knightriders, a weirdly touching and wonderfully offbeat drama from 1981, which defies categorisation in many ways. At its heart, there’s an Easy […]

DVD Review: ‘Girlfriend in a Coma’

★★★☆☆ It’s almost impossible for non-Italians to understand the irresistible rise of Silvio Berlusconi. The tendency is often to write him off with the usual Mediterranean stereotypes or see him as a grotesque figure of fun […]

DVD Review: ‘Love Crime’

★★☆☆☆ Having slunk onto UK screens for the first time last year – presumably to pre-empt the release later in 2013 of Brian De Palma’s English language remake Passion (2012) – French director Alain Corneau’s Love […]