23 of 24 people found the following review helpful
Once Upon a Time in America extended cut
Distributor: Warner Home Video (Italy)
For anyone who has yet to experience Sergio Leone's epic masterpiece, Once Upon a Time in America is a movie that simply has everything going for it. With a deeply engrossing plot to keep you guessing right through to the final frame, top tier performances from an exceptional cast, a phenomenal and highly memorable soundtrack and superb direction from one of Italy's most respected film makers, this is actually one of the few titles that could seriously give The Godfather a run for its money to the title of best gangster/mob movie of all time.
The film has endured a huge following… Read more
7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
No Retreat No Surrender
Distributor Soul Media (Scandinavia)
Well, you know you are in real trouble when a very young Jean Claude Van Damme turns in the best performance in the movie...
Yes this is one of those (very) 1980's martial arts actioners that they made so many of back in the day and as usual comes complete with the misunderstood youth moving to a new area, a group of local boys who dislike the invasion of their territory and the wise old martial arts teacher who unwillingly becomes involved in the drama turning the leading character into the ultimate warrior complete with full personality change thrown in for good measure.
Admittedly… Read more
11 of 13 people found the following review helpful
Zombie Flesh Eaters: Steelbook
Distributor: Arrow Video (UK)
So, how do you improve on perfection?
Well almost nine months ago we reviewed the most impressive release to date of Lucio Fulci's epic zombie masterpiece courtesy of US distributor Blue Underground.
The undisputed title of "best release ever" of the classic Italian gore fest looked set to remain unbroken with the disc boasting a fully remastered 2K transfer delighting long time fans of the film and making it highly doubtful whether the release could ever be bettered.
Things however move pretty quickly in the home video market as of late and with a little hindsight the US… Read more