Fritz Lang’s 1921 film Der müde Tod comes to cinemas and Blu-Ray this week. Fiona Pleasance makes a date with Death.
As Ken Loach’s Cannes-garlanded I, Daniel Blake continues to draw audiences and make headlines, Masters of Cinema bring us a timely Blu-ray revival (in the shops today) of Loach’s beloved second film. Indy Datta runs the rule.
Concluding Spank The Monkey’s two-part examination of Taiwanese martial arts cinema, past and present.
Susan Patterson watches the new Blu-ray edition of Robert Altman’s Nashville.
Ace in the Hole is reissued on Bluray today by Masters of Cinema. Philip Concannon’s look back at Billy Wilder’s cynical masterpiece is illustrated by behind-the-scenes photographs.