Ichi The Killer Review

Ichi The Killer (Koroshiya 1) is one of my all time top films and it is by my favourite director – Takeshi Miike. I would say it is Miike’s best film, but he has such an…

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Hansel & Gretel Review

This is a review of Hansel & Gretel (Henjel gwa Geuretel) – a Korean horror film loosely based on the fairy tale, which initially sounds like a great idea for a film (gingerbread cottages! Witches! Breadcrumbs!)…

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Chasing Cotards Review

Recently I received a copy of Chasing Cotards – a British short film from director Edward Dark – to review. Potentially the cast and crew might even come and read the review themselves, which would be…

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Hanna Review

Hanna is basically a new Bourne film where Jason Bourne is replaced by a little girl. A ‘newbourne’ if you will, except I think she is like 16 so that pun doesn’t work exactly but it…

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Confessions Review

Confessions is a drama/horror/revenge film similar to Chan-wook Park’s excellent revenge trilogy: ‘No Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance’, ‘Oldboy’ and ‘Lady Vengeance’ or Jee-woon Kim’s ‘A Bittersweet Life’ and ‘I Saw the Devil’. Revenge films usually feature…

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