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Video Nasties: The Definitive Guide 2 Limited Edit&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Jake West
14 of 16 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Moral Panic: The Sequel!, 14 July 2014
Every good horror movie gets a sequel! And after the horrific tale of how shamelessly self-serving politicians and tabloid hacks foisted a moral panic on the British people with the Video Nasties scare, we now have part two! Like any bad horror movie sequel, the same old villains are up to the same old tricks and nearly get away with it once again – ‘Video Nasties: The Definitive Guide Part 2 – Draconian Days’ tells all.

To recap, in 1984 the Video Recordings Act (VRA) was enacted and all videos released in the UK had to be certificated by the British Board of Film Censors…er, I mean Classification (BBFC). This led to the most restrictive censorship imposed on videos in any… Read more
Four Flies On Grey Velvet (Uncut remastered) [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Michael Brandon
8 of 11 people found the following review helpful
A mere 40 years after its original release, Dario Argento's "Four Flies On Grey Velvet" arrives largely unseen on dvd and blu-ray. For reasons still unclear, the film has never been re-released and only had a limited home-viewing release in France and Greece in the eighties. Fans of Argento who have suffered through murky bootlegs will rejoice at Shameless's effort. This is the full film, remastered from the negative with Italian and English audio and English subtitles. Mya had a stab at a dvd a couple of years back. However, some material was missing from that release due to damage at reel ends. These have been re-instated by Shameless, albeit from an inferior release print with the option… Read more