Lady in the Van Review – Maggie Smith Shines

Maggie Smith shines as Miss Shepherd, the Lady in the Van, based on a “mostly true” story, the film tells the story of the mysterious old woman who arrives in Camden in an More »

Once Upon A Time In The West, A Dance Of Death

Probably one of the most iconic and most watched films in my teenage years, Once Upon A Time In The West, the film that spurned many kids of my generation to learn More »

RIVER BBC Drama – Series One Review

Back in October we brought you the news that Arrow Films would be releasing the BBC One Drama RIVER on DVD this month, here at Blazing Minds we’ve been lucky enough to More »

Creditors Movie Review – Intelligent Thought-Provoking

Creditors (2015), is British filmmaker, Ben Cura’s first film as director. Additionally, he is also the producer, writer and lead actor. Primarily an actor, Cura has starred in films, The Devil’s Violinist (Bernard Rose, 2013) More »

Amar, Akbar & Tony – Review

The film Amar, Akbar and Tony (2015) tells the tale of a friendship between a Sikh, a Muslim and an Irish Catholic and their pursuit to take charge of their lives and find More »

Sweeney Todd at Venue Cymru – Review

A little something different for you today folks, as we bring you a review of Sweeney Todd the opera, yes you read that right, opera. It was a first for us last More »

SPECTRE Review: Bond is Back with Style

James Bond, 007 (Daniel Craig), returned to our cinema screens last night in SPECTRE the latest in the Bond franchise and we popped along to the Scala Cinema Prestatyn, to check out More »


Category Archives: Film Friday

Akira – Ground Breaking Anime

Akira has to be one of those ground breaking movies that even after all these years since it first came out still has the power to excite and delight the watcher. Discovering

RoboCop (1987) The Original Metal Bad Ass!

The 80s were a great time for movies and in particular a very violent and at some times black humoured movie from director Paul Verhoeven, yes folks, I’m talking about the original

The Ninth Gate – Classic Film Friday

One film which I often watch when I have the time is Roman Polanski’s The Ninth Gate, which stars Johnny Depp. The Ninth Gate – Unlocking The Gates of Hell Although the

Reintroduction To The Film Friday Series Of Posts

Those of you with a keen eye looking at the categories here on Blazing Minds will have noticed the Film Friday category and those that have been reading the blog since it

Spanish Fly (1976) – British Film Classic Re-Release [Review]

Now I do have to admit that I love the classic movies from the 70s and with a lot of them and Spanish Fly included they all seemed to move towards taking

On The Fiddle (1961) British Film Classic Re-Release [Review]

Tricked into joining the RAF by a wily judge, wide boy Horace Pope (Alfred Lynch) sets his sights on the main chance, teams with slow-witted, good-hearted gypsy Pedlar Pascoe (Sean Connery), and

Classic Film Friday – Screamers

It’s been a while since the last Classic Film Friday post, so as I mentioned last week, I’ve decided to bring the series back, in the Classic Film Friday series I bring

Classic Film Friday – A Fistful Of Dollars From Director Sergio Leone

It’s Friday, which can mean only one thing, it’s nearly Saturday, ok two things, it means it’s time for my choice in this weeks Classic Film Friday. As a lone stranger rolls