Sicario (Lionsgate) is a brutal, unflinching journey into the heart of the US government’s covert War on Drugs, courtesy of visionary Canadian director Denis Villeneuve (Incendies, Enemy).
Gritty prison drama Starred Up batters the other DVD releases into submission in this week’s DVD round-up. In Starred Up (20th Century Fox)unhinged 19-year-old Eric Love (Jack O’Connell, Eden Lake, The Runaway) is plucked out of a young offender’s institute and thrust into an adult prison two years ahead of schedule -because he is deemed […]
Tom Leins reviews two fascinating new TV dramas in this week’s DVD round-up.
Dark secrets and bloody violence dominate this week’s film reviews in Tom Leins’ DVD round-up.
Tom Leins has his finger on the trigger as he takes aim at this week’s action-packed DVD releases. Improbably directed by Welshman Gareth Evans, violent Indonesian action thriller The Raid (Momentum) signals the arrival of a bold new talent.