Umberto D (PG) | Home Ents Review
Apr26

Umberto D (PG) | Home Ents Review

Verging on, but never crossing over into sentimentality, despite featuring a cute little doggy, Umberto D has aged much better than the more famous The Bicycle Thieves.

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Drunken Master (15) | Home Ents Review
Apr25

Drunken Master (15) | Home Ents Review

The great Jackie Chan’s breakthrough hit is a relentlessly frenetic, madcap kung fun carnival – and it looks better than ever in this glorious 4K restoration.

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The Life of Oharu (12) | Home Ents Review
Apr24

The Life of Oharu (12) | Home Ents Review

Tragic, miserable, set in Edo Period Japan, 65 years old and telling the life story of an aging street prostitute – what is it that makes The Life of Oharu such a compelling watch?

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The Innocent (15) | Home Ents Review
Apr09

The Innocent (15) | Home Ents Review

The Innocent was Luchino Visconti’s last film but it is highly regarded as a tight, taut little tale. I’d say that while it doesn’t have the wow factor of Visconti’s greatest films it’s a good way to start a relationship with the great director.

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Sword Master (15) | Home Ents Review
Apr09

Sword Master (15) | Home Ents Review

A great story is mistreated by terrible CGI is this retro remake of a Shaw Brothers classic. But the retro elements are a lot of fun.

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Brotherhood of Blades (15) | Home Ents Review
Apr09

Brotherhood of Blades (15) | Home Ents Review

Stodgy wuxia fun that gets bogged down in too much talking about double-crosses and other intrigues. Call me old fashioned, but the fight sequences are shot and edited all wrong too.

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