Articles by Matt Barber

John Carpenter Classic Collection

October 21, 2018

 John Carpenter Classic Collection Boxset directed by John Carpenter, StudioCanal, 2018  Reviewed by Matt Barber Spanning subtly different genres but each with a [...]

The Buñuel Collection. DVD review

October 29, 2017

The Buñuel Collection DVD Boxset directed by Luis Buñuel, StudioCanal, 2017 Reviewed by Matt Barber To celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of Belle de Jour, StudioCanal have [...]

The Mummy. Film Review

August 31, 2017

The Mummy directed by Alex Kurtzman, Universal Studios, 2017 Reviewed by Abbas Daya When was the last time a mummy graced the big screen? No, not the type with wailing sprogs [...]

Spiderman: Homecoming. Film review

August 1, 2017

Spider-Man: Homecoming directed by Jon Watts, Marvel Studios, 2017 Reviewed by Abbas Daya Marvel fans were given a tantalising taste of the new Spider-Man last year when he [...]

The Rizen. Film review

July 9, 2017

The Rizen, written and directed by Matt Mitchell, Lost Eye Films, 2017 Reviewed by Matt Barber There is a balance in The Rizen between the old and the new. On the one hand, [...]