Monthly Archives: November 2007

Upcoming HD-DVD releases

Out in Holland next week is Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs. I have not heard anything about the quality of the transfer but the special features look very appealing. I am eager to find out how this release compares to the US Blu-Ray release that surfa… Continue reading

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NoShame return from the dead

Was just over at Twitch and found some exciting Euro-Cult news. The demise of the US arm of NoShame has been widely discussed on Euro-Cult movie forums over the past few months. I had heard rumblings that NoShame were not quite dead but looking fo… Continue reading

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Yippee kye yay! Die Hard (1988) on Blu-Ray

This one came out of no where. I only found out last week that all four Die Hard films were released on Blu-Ray in the UK. After doing a little bit of research I found some screenshots of the discs over at the AVS forum. If any readers doubt the d… Continue reading

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What’s going on?

Sorry for the lack of posts but things have been extremely busy at work over the past few weeks. The first wave of student marking came in, which for me meant 100 scripts to mark in less than two weeks. Thankfully that has now all been done and I … Continue reading

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HD Format War goings on

I thought that it was time for a quick update on the HD war of formats and to provide a brief summary on some of the recent developments.Wal-Mart in the US were offering the Toshiba HD-A2 HD-DVD for a ridiculous $99 on Friday. Then the competing c… Continue reading

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Euro-Cult goings on

Magnus over at Fin de Siecle Media has just released the soundtrack to one of my favourite gialli Death Laid an Egg (1968). This is a score like no other, it is your typical Euro-Cult lounge music, this is disorientating and irritable yet strangel… Continue reading

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Fan composite #2: Death Steps in the Dark (1977)

Even though it took a while to complete I am very pleased with the outcome of this composite. Next I will be tackling Crimes of the Black Cat (1972). I have already starting working on building the subtitles which is a time consuming task. This on… Continue reading

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The Witching Hour

Happy Halloween! As per usual things have been hectic over the past few week mainly due to an indecisive mortgage company continuing to screw with my life. I keep on asking myself if it really worth all the hassle. Anyways, enough negativity, it i… Continue reading

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