Monthly Archives: February 2010

Peur Sur La Ville (aka Fear Over The City, Henri Verneuil, 1975) US One-Sheet Poster

Peur Sur La Ville is one of my all time favourite films. Think Dirty Harry (Don Siegel, 1970) meets giallo and you get some idea of what this film is about. I am not one for hyperbole but the stunts that Jean Paul Belmondo performs in this film ar… Continue reading

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A Lizard in a Woman’s Skin (Lucio Fulci, 1971) coming to UK DVD

Optimum have recently announced that they will be giving Lucio Fulci’s masterful giallo A Lizard in a Woman’s Skin a UK DVD premiere on June 7. The blurb states that this release has been directly mastered from the original negatives and therefore… Continue reading

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Dream On – The First Season ??2.99 at HMV.co.uk

When I first saw Dream On in 1991 I was amazed by how original the show was. Even now, the use of old Universal movie clips to represent the thoughts of main character Martin Tupper (Brian Benben) still holds up well. HMV are currently selling the… Continue reading

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I’m not a real doctor, but I am a real worm

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A Brief History of US Censorship

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Sony cuts jobs due to dwindling DVD sales

Further indications of the declining DVD market have been shown by Sony Pictures USA who have announced that they will be cutting 450 jobs partly due to a change in people’s DVD buying habits. Although Blu-Ray sales have been steadily rising, the … Continue reading

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Django (Sergio Corbucci, 1966) comes to Blu-Ray

US outfit Blue Underground have recently announced that they will be releasing the cult spaghetti western Django on Blu-Ray on 25 May 2010. All of the Blue Underground releases I have seen so far have had high quality transfers so I will have high… Continue reading

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