DVD Review – Animal Factory (2000)

Animal Factory tells the story of a young offender, Ron Decker (Edward Furlong), thrown into a rough as f*ck prison with offenders 5-10 years his senior. Rather than see him caught bullied into a gang, he’s taken under the wing of a senior offender called Earl (Willem Defoe). Earl puts himself and his crew at risk to make sure Rick isn’t chewed up and spat out by the prison system – but it isn’t long before wants a piece of the fresh face kid. Continue reading “DVD Review – Animal Factory (2000)”

EP 160 – Alien: Covenant (2017)

Back in May, Stoo and Magic Mike went to the pictures and saw ALIEN: COVENANT! Why release it now? Well, it was a Patreon Podcast, so it was release on Patreon 6 months prior to its release on iTunes – just one of the perks to subscribe to us on our Patreon Page (they take paypal *thumbs up*).

So by this point it should hopefully be out on Blu-ray by now! Maybe it will have a decent directors, cut and a bunch of extras! ooh, sounds gid.

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DVD Review – Departures (2008)

Departures tells the story of Daigo Kobayashi, a cellist whose life is turned upside-down when his orchestra disbands leaving him unemployed. He and his wife give up their city life and return home to Daigo’s childhood home in search of work. Whilst browsing, Daigo finds an advert for a job in Departures.

When hired within seconds, a bemused and befuddled Daigo wonders what he’s gotten himself into? A travel agency? No. Daigo is now the encoffinment business and cousin, business is booming! Daigo is on the course of becoming one of the men responsible for cleansing and dressing the dead prior to their funeral, a ceremony which is carried out in front of the grieving family, nonetheless. Continue reading “DVD Review – Departures (2008)”

DVD Review – The Villainess (2017)

The Villainess is portrayed in the form of Sook-Hee, a deadly female assassin who is recruited by a secret organisation and is transformed into a sleeper agent the government. She is given a new life, but just as things are starting to settle down, faces from her past live suddenly become targets in her new life.

This South Korean actioner had everyone talking over the late summer of 2017, the trailers gave the impression of South Koreas answer to John Wick. Does it deserve the comparison? Continue reading “DVD Review – The Villainess (2017)”

Review – Bushwick (2017)

Bushwick tells the tale of Lucy (Brittany Snow), just your average girl making her way home for the holidays, yet, when she emerges from the subway with her partner, it is as if she has stepped into a parallel universal – war has broke out and military clad figures are shooting civilians on sight!

Her only ally appears in the form of Stupe (Dave Bautista), an ex-military figure who is trying get out of the city and reunite himself with his family in the country. What could possibly get in their way!? Continue reading “Review – Bushwick (2017)”