DVD Reviews

DVD Reviews

Reviews of the latest DVD and Blu-ray releases

Can a split second, fight or flight decision make a family unravel? That's the conceit of this familial drama (it's been called a comedy...

Part ''X Files'' episode, part familial drama and with not quite enough sci-fi to be what it wants, ''The Device'' is a strange beast...

Josh Lawson does something particular in Australian films that's quite rare. He stars in (and now makes, this being his writing and directorial debut)...

I hope you take the opportunity to spend some time with the Altman family

You wouldn't really expect any stories of hardship and struggle in a documentary about the life of the endlessly parodied helmsman of the starship...

The movie itself mightn't be all cylinders firing but thankfully Reese Witherspoon and Colin Firth are excellent in this dramatization of the West Memphis...

Why, this film continues to ask of such a misaligned genre, do so many werewolf movies suck so much? If a high school drama...

"Snowpiercer" loses a little bit moving to the small screen – the cramped confines of the titular train are a little too confined scaled...

“Guardians of the Galaxy” is a happy meal with a FREE upsize.

Visually the film is outstanding. The apes and their world are rendered well as is the inner workings of what is left of the city of San Francisco

''The Normal Heart'' is a stunning and confronting film – based on a play of the same name – about the early days of...

After spending the summer in New York, Zoe(Bilson) decides to move permanently, but first has to return to Bluebell to say goodbye. Will she...

The cast is given some great situations thanks to a sharply written script by director Baena

The humour is to be found both in Faris’ performance and the hilarious ways Christy deals with her problems

Manages to strike an accurate balance of the serious and silly

Not only moves at a nice pace down the tarmac but shoots for the sky for most of its swift 113 minutes

The rom-com greats are all giving a good tickle ... but the pokes miss as much as they hit

Simmering with supernatural elements and featuring familiar and fan-favourite characters

Find out what happens when the angels of Heaven come to earth in the ninth (!) season

While Murphy is the standout, ''Beverly Hills Cop'' wouldn’t have been as successful without his two unlikely sidekicks

It's Gilliam doing what his fans love him for – whether you love it will depend on where you stand on his very distinctive style

The immense action sequences rule in the film - perfectly staged, spectacularly captured and bursting with energy, they easily steal attention.

There's enough splendour, ambition, intrigue and NutraSweet-for-the-eye to keep Darren Aronofsky's reboot of ''Evan Almighty'' afloat

dick joke plus cameo divided by pop culture reference - minus wit times by the power of fart gag equals Seth MacFarlane

The story beats are simplistic and familiar, but hold within them enough heart to keep you invested

The films keeps a surprisingly steady pace throughout given the inherent limitations of the plot

Let’s admit it; no one was ever going to lava this one.

Holds up in the creative freedom of improvisation but now and then falls flat to it

David Lynch and Mark Frost’s short-lived but feverishly-loved ‘90s sensation arrives on Blu-ray in superlative Great Northern style

Never send a female to do a man's job?



The first trailer for "Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates" has debuted. The comedy stars Zac Efron, Anna Kendrick, Adam Devine and Aubrey Plaza, under the...