DVD Derek reviews…

Absolutely Everything is another Simon Pegg movie. The Monty Python team is involved through out the film. Fans of Pegg and Monty Python will enjoy this funny romp. It reminded me of an old Goons radio show, with voices and outrageous humour sure to make you smile. Simon Pegg has a way of bringing different … [Read the full story]

DVD Derek reviews dinner party games?

Recently at a dinner party with friends I was asked what I thought was the best film I had ever seen. This reminded me of the comedy with Simon Pegg when he asked the guests at a party, what was the best film ever made and then gave his opinion. You’ve probably seen the film … [Read the full story]

DVD Derek reviews…

I visited the video store to hire…well…something different.  I ended up getting a Simon Pegg DVD. I quite like his films, although “Fear of Everything” was not his best. It has the style of an old Ealing Comedy, but without the quality script. It tried to cover too much ground – neurosis, psychiatry, pathos, family tragedy, … [Read the full story]

DVD Derek reviews…

I thought it was time to look back on a DVD I had watched years ago. The Castle was released for us to enjoy a time when Australia understood what it meant to stand up for a way of life that was changing very quickly. Young and fresh, we had a belief in the rights … [Read the full story]

DVD derek reviews…

After the Lord of The Rings we have the DVD of The Hobbit. This was a beautiful amusing whimsical tale of the Shire. Like the previous Rings DVD’s the story starts slowly and gives you time to appreciate the characters. The DVD is too long and can be compared to a violent games disc. You … [Read the full story]