Film & DVD Reviews

The Incredible Hulk

The Incredible HulkEven Ed Norton can't save Marvel's latest formulaic comic movie

The Escapist

The EscapistBrian Cox locks down atmospheric prison drama

In Search Of A Midnight Kiss

In Search Of A Midnight KissA no-budget take on what happens to two lonely strangers in Los Angeles


TeethSmart, twisted satire bites into taboos

Gone Baby Gone

Gone Baby GoneThoughtful, twisting, talent-heavy thriller of child abduction...from Ben Affleck?

Let's Get Lost

Let's Get LostThis biopic of the doomed trumpeter and baby-voiced crooner Chet Baker

Cassandra's Dream

Cassandra's DreamTruly dire cockney sibling drama with Ewan McGregor and Colin Farrell

Major Dundee - The Restored Cut

Major Dundee - The Restored CutHeston headlines Peckinpah's 'lost-masterpiece', now restored to near glory

Indiana Jones And The Kingdom Of The Crystal Skull

Indiana Jones And The Kingdom Of The Crystal Skull19 years since he last donned the Fedora, an older and slightly creakier Dr Jones is back...

Shotgun Stories

Shotgun StoriesIntimate, lyrical drama of small-town American feud

O Lucky Man!

O Lucky Man!Two-disc version of classic 1973 film, starring Malcom McDowell

Charlie Bartlett

Charlie BartlettHigh-school comedy, not as funny as the film it apes, stars Robert Downey Jr

Smart People

Smart PeopleFrustratingly slight, periodically fine US ensemble piece with Sarah Jessica Parker and Dennis...

All You Need Is Love

All You Need Is LoveTony Palmer's magisterial documentary series, unseen since the late 70s

Bonnie And Clyde

Bonnie And ClydeStylised gangster legend which launched the New Hollywood

Skins Series 2

Skins Series 2Giving new meaning to the term: sixth-form drama

Iron Man - Uncut's First Review!

Iron Man - Uncut's First Review!The Marvel comic done in bombastic style, starring Robert Downey Jr and Jeff Bridges

Joy Division

Joy DivisionStriking documentary finds the dark art at the heart of the Joy Division story

South Park: The Complete Sixth Season

South Park: The Complete Sixth SeasonMinus the shock factor, and the subversion – could it still be funny?


HoneydripperThe birth pangs of rock’n’roll, re-imagined by John Sayles, starring Danny Glover


Editor's Letter

The Fourth Uncut Playlist Of 2015

This week's big distraction has been what appears to be a crazy number of early Aphex Twin tracks accumulating on Soundcloud (I've added the link below). Among the new stuff, though, please try Bop English; the new solo project of James Petralli from White Denim.