Film Reviews

These are a collection of films reviews that, Award Winning Blogger, Karen Woodham has reviewed as the “Resident Reviewer” a given title from the Prestatyn Scala Cinema to her and adopted by them to review some of the latest films that they show. She also reviews 3D and IMAX movies at the Cineworld cinemas in Llandudno and Broughton.

You will also find other film reviews by other people that are part of the Blazing Minds network, so enjoy the reviews and don’t forget to comment and share the film reviews. This Category also includes reviews of upcoming and new releases of DVDs, Blu-rays, VOD and Digital Downloads.

Movie Review: The Gate, a Horror Cult Classic Remastered

Back with another classic movie review today and this is one that I loved in those days of VHS when I first saw it, now 31 years later, damn I feel old, The Gate gets a Blu-ray release as part of the Vestron Video Collector's Series along with Wishmaster and...

Movie Review: The Ritual, an Intense and Suspenseful Horror

The Ritual was one of those movies that I'd seen the trailer for in the cinema but didn't get the chance to catch the release on the big screen, now that the movie is out on Digital Download and coming to DVD on the 12th February, it was time...

Movie Review: Wishmaster, a Cult Classic Remastered and Restored

Let's flashback to 1997 when the Men In Black were defending the Earth from Aliens, the Titanic was brought back, Austin Powers was an International Man of Mystery and a certain Djinn was released in the cult classic, Wishmaster. The movie that most of us probably saw on VHS has...

Movie Review: Jigsaw (Blu-ray out 26th February)

It's one of the highest grossing horror franchises of all time and the movie with some of the craziest and bloodiest contraptions created by John Kramer aka Jigsaw is heading to Blu-ray on the 26th February, we checked out the home release of the latest movie in the Saw...

Batman: Gotham by Gaslight Blu-ray Review

Many of you reading the reviews and news here on Blazing Minds will have seen me mention Batman on several occasions, including releases of the animated movies. Back in 1989 the comic book, Tales of Batman: Gotham by Gaslight was released, it was one of my favourite comic books of...

Movie Review: The Jungle Bunch – Out Now

I have to admit it's been a while since I just sat down to watch a kid's animated movie, I seem to be watching less and less of them over the years, so when the chance popped up to check out The Jungle Bunch, I thought, "OK, let's check...

Movie Review: Insidious: The Last Key

The creative minds behind the Insidious trilogy return for Insidious: The Last Key. In the horror, which welcomes back Lin Shaye as Dr. Elise Rainier, the brilliant parapsychologist faces her most fearsome and personal haunting yet: in her own family home. The film is written by co-creator Leigh Whannell...

Movie Review: A Landscape of Lies (Director’s Cut)

We have a review today of a slightly controversial movie that you may or may not have heard of, Landscape of Lies This never-before-seen Directors Cut edition for 2018 of the unreleased 2011 feature film that was only ever screened at 3 film festivals throughout 2012, so we checked it out. After...

Movie Review: Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars – Blu-ray

Can it really be 20 years since Starship Troopers hit the big screens here in the UK? Well, it is indeed and after two live-action sequels and an animated movie, the fifth movie sticks with the CGI format and director Shinji Aramaki returns to the helm after Invasion, to...

“The Founder”: From Busted to Billions of Burgers Bought

https://youtu.be/AX2uz2XYkbo The late Ray Kroc was a selfish, conniving, hard-drinking, ruthless jerk. He was also the driving force behind the most successful restaurant franchise in the history of mankind. And what man, or woman, has not partaken in a meal from Kroc's iconic Golden-Arched eateries? If you've never dined at...

Star Wars The Last Jedi – RealD 3D Review

So it's been almost two years since The Force Awakens and almost a year since Rogue One and I've been very excited to see the continuing space-saga with Star Wars: The Last Jedi. It was 1977 when the Star Wars hit our cinema screens and who would have thought that...

Movie Review: The Greatest Showman starring Hugh Jackman

Every year I've seen a movie on Boxing Day and this year was no exception as I headed to Cineworld to check out Hugh Jackman in The Greatest Showman. The movie is inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that brings us...