Film & DVD Reviews

Quantum Of Solace

Quantum Of SolaceDaniel Craig's James Bond returns for revenge

The Beatles/ Cirque Du Soleil - All Together Now

The Beatles/ Cirque Du Soleil - All Together NowBehind-the-scenes of the staging of LOVE...

Burn After Reading

Burn After ReadingBig names, spies and laughter in the dark from the Coen Brothers

Entourage - The Complete Fourth Season

Entourage - The Complete Fourth SeasonVince Chase's posse return, more of the Emmy award winnning 'dramedy'

Eraserhead, The Short Films Of David Lynch

Eraserhead, The Short Films Of David LynchCult classic meticulously remastered – plus six of the director’s surrealist shorts


GomorrahSee Naples and die - griity, back-to-basics mob movie with a difference

Saxondale - Series 2

Saxondale - Series 2Steve Coogan's exquisite second-helping of self-loathing in Stevenage

Heavy Load

Heavy LoadThe trials of a punk band made up of men with learning disabilities and their care workers

Righteous Kill

Righteous KillRobert De Niro, Al Pacino; together for the first time since Heat


RedbeltTechnical knockout: David Mamet does a fight movie

Heavy Metal In Baghdad

Heavy Metal In BaghdadRocking against all odds - the story of Acrassicauda

Tropic Thunder

Tropic ThunderBen Stiller's hysterical war movie send-up takes aim at Hollywood


RocknRollaGuy Ritchie returns to form with shaggy-dog caper

Pineapple Express

Pineapple ExpressStoner comedy from Superbad writers - with bloody brawls and shootouts!

Somers Town

Somers TownThis is London: Shane Meadows lightens up and heads down South

The Wackness

The WacknessSir Ben Kingsley adds spice to low-budget comedy mix

The Walter Hill Collection

The Walter Hill CollectionSix masterpieces from the acclaimed director; Uncut's perfect weekend in

The Tomorrow Show

The Tomorrow ShowTom Snyder's guests include John Lennon and Johnny Rotten

Up The Junction

Up The JunctionKen Loach-inspired gritty portrait of unswinging '60s London

Anchorman - Special Edition

Anchorman - Special EditionWill Ferrell's greatest movie, on expanded DVD


Editor's Letter

The 46th (And Last) Playlist Of 2014

Sorry I didn't manage to post a playlist last week; a combination of germs, deadlines and various other professional/seasonal distractions meant that I ran out of time.

Here, though, is our last office list of 2014, with lots of strong new entries. A few highlights...