Basically, Doctor Who is a third parent of mine. I don't mean my mum was once an intern in the 60s at the BBC, but instead, he took care of me by being my after school babysitter, and also taught me a general sense of right and wrong when I watched him on the ABC as a kid. My first experience with Doctor Who wasn't the TV series though, but instead the books, when my mum bought me a copy of the novelisation of Death to the Daleks in the 70s and I was immediately hooked... [READ MORE]
What's this? Noah? A fiercely religious film with seemingly no extreme bloodshed, gratuitous nudity or other exploitative content is being reviewed on Digital Retribution? Well, you may or may not know the following about Noah. It's directed by auteur Darren Aronofsky, who has Requiem For A Dream and Black Swan to his credit, to name a couple... [READ MORE]
JW (Swedish thespian Joel Kinnaman seen recently in the Robocop reboot) is a student working illegally as a taxi driver, but living out a strange double life. Spending a lot of time in Stockholm's most upmarket neighbourhood drinking and enjoying the upperclass lifestyle, JW is living far beyond his means and after becoming involved with rich girl Sophie... [READ MORE]
The hairy beast is heading home! After a host of overseas festival screenings, Travis Bain's adventure/horror feature Throwback will have its Australian premiere next month as part of the Cairns Festival's Australian Films on the Dark Side. In Throwback, two treasure hunters, a female park ranger and an unhinged ex-cop run into a Yowie - Australia's answer to Bigfoot... [READ MORE]
Super is a brilliant movie, but it's the antithesis of the Marvel style, and the idea that someone somewhere saw that and went, "Let's give him a Marvel franchise" really makes me laugh. It turned out to be a great choice, because Gunn's movie has so far been very well received and garnered a lot of praise. Some of the deaths are a bit more explicitly shown... [READ MORE]
Houseboat Horror tells of a film crew and band taking a bunch of houseboats to a remote location to film what turns out to be the worst music clip ever, with the worst music ever. Thankfully… I mean unfortunately, there is a killer in the woods, one who was burnt during an accident from another group of filmmakers, and who wants them all dead... [READ MORE]
Feeling peckish? To celebrate the all new Special Edition release of Cannibal Holocaust, Digital Retribution has 2 Blu-ray's to give away thanks to Siren Visual! One of the most controverisal movies of all time has been remastered in gut churning high-definition. Along with a slew of extra material, this 2 disc release contains a 24-page booklet... [READ MORE]
On the cover of Dark Tide is a shark fin and above that is Halle Berry in a bikini. Could it really be a movie about a bikinied Berry battling big sharks? Well, kinda. Mostly it's about boating. The film opens with a white pointer, so I was immediately expecting great things. Berry is a shark studier in Seth Efrika, and she is that that unique sort of person that flirtatiously... [READ MORE]
The psychological horror film The Corridor is out now on DVD, and together with Eagle Entertainment we’re giving you the chance to win! They’ve been the best of buddies for more than a decade, but now they’re changing – getting married, getting promoted, going bald, going insane. During a male-bonding weekend, they will discover a spectral corridor through the woods... [READ MORE]
Afterlife with Archie started as a joke alternate cover for the long running comic series Life With Archie, but due to its subsequent popularity, and the popularity of comics such as The Walking Dead and Marvel Comics' Marvel Zombies, the makers decided that it should become a regular series. This first collection, Escape From Riverdale, combines the first 5 issues... [READ MORE]
Starring grizzled hard men Craig Fairbrass and James Caan alongside Jason Patric and Shannon Elizabeth, The Outsider is coming to DVD and Blu-ray on July 30, and thanks to Eagle Entertainment we're giving you the chance to win 1 of 5 copies on DVD! In the vein of Taken, British mercenary Lex Walker (Craig Fairbrass) arrives in Los Angeles... [READ MORE]
The outback once more becomes a place of horror as another unwitting tourist becomes the prey for crazed, serial-killing pig-shooter Mick Taylor. To celebrate the Blu-ray and DVD release of Wolf Creek 2 Digital Retribution is giving you the change to win 1 of 5 Blu-ray's thanks to Roadshow Entertainment! Directed by Greg McLean and starring Ryan Corr... [READ MORE]
Every man has a destiny. Directed by Renny Harlin and starring Kellan Lutz and Scott Adkins, The Legend of Hercules is now available to rent or buy in Australia on DVD and 3D + 2D Blu-ray, and thanks to Roadshow Entertainment we've got five Blu-ray's to give away! The origin story of the the mythical Greek hero. Betrayed by his stepfather... [READ MORE]
Certainly, all you need to know if nothing else is that Edge of Tomorrow = Groundhog Day + Saving Private Ryan + Starship Troopers. That, and you should see it. As far as I'm concerned, it's one of the most purely enjoyable blockbusters since Jurassic Park. And God knows, we don't get enough of these actually-really-great mega-budgeted Hollywood efforts... [READ MORE]
In director Abel Ferrara's rape-revenge classic, a mute seamstress named Thana (Zoë Lund) is raped not once, but twice, causing her to snap and kill her (second) rapist. The man had been brandishing a .45 calibre pistol, so Thana hits the streets, luring out the rapists, muggers and scumbags Death Wish-style, in order to take them out with her newly-acquired firearm... [READ MORE]
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