Monthly Archives: May 2010

Crowded House, Birmingham Symphony Hall, 25 May 2010

Sorry that things have been a bit slow here but I have had a very busy few weeks. Work has been “interesting” to say the least, marking season has arrived and I have just moved house. On Tuesday, we found time to go and see Crowded House perform a… Continue reading

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Django (Sergio Corbucci, 1966) Blu-Ray looks amazing

The Blue Underground Region A Blu-Ray of Sergio Corbucci’s Django (1966) arrived on Friday and I was able to watch it over the weekend. This could be one of the best HD remasters of an older film I have seen on the Blu-Ray format. Film grain has n… Continue reading

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Tropic of Cancer aka Al tropico del cancro (Gian Paolo Lomi / Edoardo Mulargia, 1972) coming to DVD

I am pleased to find that another one of my past fan DVD projects will be rendered obsolete as the German label Camera Obscura have announced that they will be releasing the giallo Tropic of Cancer on DVD later this year. It would be good if the a… Continue reading

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RIP Dennis Hopper

“You have to let me play Frank! Because I am Frank!” Continue reading

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Lizard in a Woman’s Skin (Lucio Fulci, 1971) DVD Promo

Promo for the forthcoming Optimum DVD release of Lizard in a Woman’s Skin (Lucio Fulci, 1971). From what I have read online it looks to be a winner. Continue reading

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Rock and rock roll all night and party every day…

The first Kiss song I ever heard was God Gave Rock and Roll to You in the early 1990s. It wasn’t until I saw their Unplugged session on MTV in the mid 1990s that I became more aware of their music. Through videos I became aware of their make-up ye… Continue reading

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Thriller and The Twilight Zone coming to Blu-Ray courtesy of Image Entertainment

It looks as if Image Entertainment have avoided for bankruptcy, for now anyway, and will be releasing the Boris Karloff hosted show Thriller on DVD and also the first season of The Twilight Zone on Blu-Ray. Thriller will have numerous special feat… Continue reading

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Machete (Robert Rodriguez, 2010) Trailer

Robert Rodriguez has released an ‘unofficial’ trailer for Machete and yes, it looks like it will be everything I was hoping it would be. I cannot wait to see this. UPDATE: Here is trailer in HD: Continue reading

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