Road Rash Reviews

Criss Cross (Masters of Cinema) Blu-ray Review *****

Cert PG | 84 mins | 1949

5 Star
Fun, Fights and Make-ups.
Robert Siodmak (The Killers, The Rough and the Smooth, Treasure of the Aztecs) one of the masters of the Film-Noir genre (period 1944–54) along with the likes of Orson Welles, Fritz Lang, and Billy Wilder. He brings us a thick script and tight angles on the leading man and the fem fetal along with the man…more

Chatroom Review ****-

Cert 15 | 97 mins | 2010

4 star deeply disturbing digital tale.
Chatroom is based on the play of the same name by Enda Walsh (Disco Pigs, Hunger) and directed by Hideo Nakata (The Ring, Dark Water). It was originally released in 2010 and will be available in the UK on Amazon Prime courtesy of Signature Entertainment.
“Creative and positive. You really are a teen exclamation mark.”
William (Aaron…more

The Whispering Man Review ****-

Cert TBC (18) | 74 mins | 2019

4 Star
The Master of Found Footage Strikes Again and Again.
Once again the all round writer, director, actor, producer József Gallai (Spirits in the Dark, A Guidebook to Killing Your Ex, Moth, Bodom) collaborates with writer, producer, blogger Bálint Szántó (Gone, Parallel) to bring us a spine chilling tale of possession. Again they put Hungary’s indie film scene on the map,…more

A Foriegn Affair Blu-ray Review *****

Cert U | 116 mins | 1948

5 Star
Post-WWII Berlin Shenanigans.
Masters of Cinema brings you #232 which is another five-star film from the capacious vaults of the writer/director the ‘illustrious’ Billy Wilder (Witness For The Prosecution, The Apartment, The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, Irma La Douce, Some Like It Hot, One, Two, Three). This time it is the Americans in the bombed out Berlin looking to rebuild…more

Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2199: The Complete Series Review *****

Cert 15 | 660 mins | 2013

5 Star
The Fight for Survival.
Director Akihiro Enomoto (Fafner in the Azure: Dead Aggressor) gets his first full series directorial debut with this slick human species survival race, a cool story that has good character building combined with great CGI animation space battle and thousands of participants to bring the full tension and enormity of the human plight.
By the 22nd century…more

Dream Demon Review ****-

Cert 18 | 89 mins | 2020

4 star super creepy remastered eighties horror.
Dream Demon is written and directed by Harley Cokeliss (Malone, Black Moon Rising)  and was originally released in 1988. It has been remastered and is presented here on Blu-ray for the first time following a 2K restoration, in 1080p courtesy of Arrow Video.
The film features an introduction from Harley Cokeliss, who describes this release…more

Payback Review ****-

Cert 15 | 97 mins | 2020

4 Star
Fists, Feet and lots of Cash.
Former stuntman turned writer/director Jesse V. Johnson (Savage Dog, The Debt Collector) brings us a hard hitting fast paced buddy movie that has you on the edge of your seat from the opening scenes.

 
French (Scott Adkins, The Legend of Hercules,  The Expendables 2, The Bourne Ultimatum) due to being shot twice in the chest,…more

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