Film & DVD Reviews

The Little Shop Of Horrors

The celebrated 1960 black comedy/horror that inspired the hit Broadway musical. Dim-witted flower...

The Shipping News

Not as bad as they said, until you hit the magic realism. Lasse Hallström is safer on the...

Cheech & Chong—Get Out Of My Room

Influenced by Spinal Tap as much as it is by cannabis, this 1985 mockumentary was the last thing...

Battle Royale—Special Edition

Troublesome teens? Round them up at random, dump them on a deserted island, armed to the teeth, and...

Blade II

Wesley Snipes returns as Blade the Daywalker, scourge of vampires despite being half-vampire...

This Unhappy Brood

Brilliant comic pastiche which has been crowned Uncut's film of 2002

Still Crazy

Nicholson brings havoc to a mental institution back in 1975. Five Oscars follow...

Pavement—Slow Century

The quintessential '90s indie band take a creditable tilt at posterity on this two-disc set....

American Roots Music

Four magnificent hours of documentary narrated by Kris Kristofferson which trace the history of...

Gorillaz Phase One—Celebrity Take Down

Forget CDs, this is how Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett's bloodless multimedia project was always...

Madness—Divine Madness

"Don't watch that—watch THIS!". The Nutty Boys' promos were always integral to their...

U2—The Best Of 1990-2000

Playing while standing on a runway with planes roaring overhead in "Beautiful Day", introducing the...

Billy Bragg And Wilco—Man In The Sand

The two albums of Woody Guthrie songs recorded by Billy Bragg and Wilco and released as Mermaid...

Twin Peaks—Season One Box Set

David Lynch's TV series, which first aired in the UK in the early '90s, broke the mould on so many...

Hardball

Keanu Reeves stars in this dismally formulaic affair as an inveterate gambler given one last shot...

The Virgin Spring

More convincingly medieval than his breakthrough film The Seventh Seal, The Virgin Spring is a dark...

Roberto Succo

French study of a true-life serial killer who habitually robbed, kidnapped and killed in the south...

Monster's Ball

Halle Berry's blubbing Oscar win shouldn't obscure the fact that this is a brave, harrowing film,...

John Q

This'll be the one Denzel didn't win the Oscar for. His factory-worker Everyman holds up a hospital...

Natural Born Killers: Director's Cut

Oliver Stone in mind-fuck overdrive. Seven years after it provoked the most hysterical reactions to...

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The 40th Uncut Playlist Of 2014


A glut of very exciting 2015 music this week, but before you get to that, maybe check out the Milton Nascimento track below which, as KidVinil Vinil pointed out in the comments section beneath...