Blu-Ray Review – F For Fake (1974, Criterion Collection)

No one likes to be duped whatever the situation. When the hypnotic gaze on the camera is from none other than the ‘charlatan’  himself Orson Welles, you can’t help giving yourself up to him. The Criterion Collection continues its expansion into the UK market with F For Fake (1974), a lesson in trickery, deceit, and… Read More Blu-Ray Review – F For Fake (1974, Criterion Collection)

Bluray Review -The Beatles: Eight Days A Week-The Touring Years

In a frank discussion earlier this year over music with friends, one of them cheekily said: “What has The Beatles ever done for music?” . To say things got a little more heated after that comment would be the understatement of the year, but his question was serious. Ron Howard‘s The Beatles : Eight Days A… Read More Bluray Review -The Beatles: Eight Days A Week-The Touring Years

Blu-ray Review – Corman’s World:Exploits Of A Hollywood Rebel (2011)

For years (and probably still by some) he’s been loathed by film snobs but loved and praised like a God by cinephiles Roger Corman. 400 films over six decades to his credit many may brush him off as another master shlockmeister, king of trash films, but those with an eye for films know Roger Corman… Read More Blu-ray Review – Corman’s World:Exploits Of A Hollywood Rebel (2011)