Gian Maria Volontè is suitably low key in Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion

Elio Petri: Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion

May 20, 2016 Matt Blake 0

For 1969’s Investigation of a Citizen above Suspicion, Elio Petri turned his eye to the then nascent urban crime thriller, a genre that reflected – and some would say preyed upon – the political and economic uncertainties rife in Metropolitan Italy at the time.

Kickboxing action from Eleonora Albrecht in Caribbean Basterds

Caribbean Basterds

May 14, 2016 Matt Blake 0

One of the more curious side effects of the publicity surrounding the release of Inglourious Basterds in 2009 was the return to action of Enzo Castellari, the director of the 1978 film upon which it was based (the correctly spelled Inglorious Bastards)

Jason Mewes is axing the right questions in Devil's Tower

Devil’s Tower

May 9, 2016 Matt Blake 0

Following in the wake of Tower Block, Heartless and Citadel, here’s another entry in the council flat horror sub-genre that has bubbled to life over the last five years or so.