THE KINGDOM TV Series 1-2 is a compelling surreal drama by Lars Von Trier, with demons taking an interest in a vast Danish hospital. Quite unmissable (especially for fans of Twin Peaks) and now available in a Collector's DVD Box Set.
That'll do, Max. That'll do.
Nostalgic for the good old days of The Goonies and Close Encounters of the Third Kind? Never fret - JJ Abrams has written a love letter to Steven Spielberg that sprinkles the 'only kids can truly understand' formula with a dusting of real monster magic. Old-timers will breathe a sigh of relief, new bloods will wish they lived in a time when you biked to visit your friend just next door, fabrics came in seven hot variations of 'mustard' and cool kids had walkie talkies not iPhones.
This serviceable scrapyard slasher has a bit of poke in the engine and a few nice body mods, but the plot's had a few too many miles on the clock...
Hobo with a Shotgun (UK cinema release July 15) is a grindhouse tour de force starring Rutger Hauer as a hobo cleaning up the streets of Grimetown with a shotgun. Director Jason Eisener talks to us about bears, sharks, Rutger Hauer, exploitation movies and remarkably fresh socks.