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Psycho: 50th Anniversary Edition

In 1959 Alfred Hitchcock¬†signed a deal with Universal Studios allowing him to make any picture he liked as long as the budget was under $3 million.¬† He still owed Paramount Pictures a movie under contract so, inspired by the box … Continue reading

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Wild At Heart

When Wild At Heart was released at the cinema in 1990 I went to see it 3 times in the first week, this was the height of a strangely cool David Lynch mania that had gripped the planet since he … Continue reading

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Poirot: Murder On The Orient Express

David Suchet has been playing Hercule Poirot on television for 20 years, almost every story has been filmed and finally one of the most anticipated has marked Poirot’s debut on the hidef format; Murder On The Orient Express is considered … Continue reading

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Apocalypse Now: Full Disclosure

It has got to be one of the most eagerly anticipated Blu-ray releases of all time and finally, almost 5 years since the hidef format launched, Apocalypse Now has been released almost a year to the day after The Godfather: … Continue reading

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