Road Rash Reviews

Cruel Intentions Review ****-

Cert 15 | 97 mins | 1999

4 star deliciously dark blast from the past.
Cruel Intentions is a fabulously nineties adaptation of the 1782 novel Les Liaisons Dangereuses by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos. With screenplay and direction by Roger Kumble (Suits, Pretty Little Liars), this 1999 film is set among a group of affluent teenagers during a summer break in Manhattan, rather than the 18th Century France…more

A Rainy Day in New York Review ****-

Cert 12 | 92 mins | 2020

4 star witty and charming romantic comedy.
A Rainy Day in New York is written and directed by Woody Allen (Midnight in Paris, Mighty Aphrodite) and is available for the first time in the UK on DVD and Blu-ray courtesy of Signature Entertainment.
“The worst, of course, is when I’m sexually conflicted. Then I’ll hiccup indefinitely.”
Ashleigh (Elle Fanning – Mary Shelley,…more

The Game (1997) Limited Edition [Blu-ray] Review *****

Cert 15 | 129 mins | 1997

5 Star
Trust No One!
David Fincher is well known for films such as Panic Room, Gone Girl, Seven, Zodiac and The Social Network, but most famously for being a video-short maker who was brought in to direct the successful film franchise with Alien³. With ‘The Game’ he hit the bullseye with this drama, mystery, thriller, that has you on the edge of…more

Bela Lugosi in Edgar Allan Poe Trilogy Blu-ray Review ****-

Cert 15 | 189 mins | 1932, 1934, 1935

4 star excellent presentation of three absolute horror classics.
This trio of Pre-Code horror films starring Bela Lugosi (Dracula, The Ape Man) are brought to Blu-ray for the first time in the as part of the Eureka! Masters of Cinema series #233-235. All three have been beautifully restored in High Definition Blu-ray (1080p). They are based on the stories of Edgar…more

Bloodstone [Blu-ray] Review ****-

Cert 15 | 91 mins | 1988

4 Star
India, a Ruby and Newly-weds.
Dwight H. Little‘s third film Bloodstone (as Dwight Little) is an adventure romp which led Dwight on to see him direct some family favourites (Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers, Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home, Deep Blue, Tekken). He takes seasoned writer Nico Mastorakis‘s (Hired to Kill, Blood Tide) story and breathes a…more

Mr Vampire (Eureka Classics) Blu-ray Review *****

Cert 15 | 96 mins | 1985

5 Star
Who Gives a Pluck?
Eureka Classics lives up to its name with this jiangshi action adventure. Mr Vampire started a trend in the late 1980’s early 90’s. Produced by the legendary Sammo Hung (Three Films With Sammo Hung, Wheels on Meals, Zu Warriors From the Magic Mountain, The Fate of Lee Khan, Jackie Chan’s PROJECT A & PROJECT A PART…more

Alien Outbreak Review ****-

Cert 15 | 85 mins | 2020

4 stars of excellent British Sci-fi Horror film.
Alien Outbreak is written and directed by award-winning VFX artist and filmmaker Neil Rowe (Robot World). His expertise in special effects are clearly evident throughout this action packed sci-fi horror tale.
For what was obviously a low budget affair, this is a very effective film which makes the most of the available resources.
“It’s trying…more

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