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Million Dollar Arm

Geoff Cox’s DVDs: Million Dollar Arm, Are You Here, God’s Pocket

After watching about 6,000 films on video and DVD since this column began in April 1983, I thought I had seen it all.

The Hobbit: Battle Of The Five Armies

Matt Adcock at the cinema – The Hobbit: Battle Of The Five Armies

The end of the beginning is here, writes Matt Adcock.

Beds PCC Olly Martins

Cuts are illogical

Last week following his Autumn Statement, I listened to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Mr Osborne, claim that because 20% had been cut from the government’s police grant but crime has continued to fall, we can therefore safely do the same again.

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Jay (Jason Segel) and Annie (Cameron Diaz)

Geoff Cox’s DVD reviews: Sex Tape; Let’s Be Cops; As Above, So Below

If you’re browsing the shelves in your local HMV store or supermarket, a DVD named SEX TAPE (15: Sony) may grab your attention.

Get Santa

Matt Adcock at the cinema: Get Santa review

We have breaking news that just days before Christmas there are several reindeer running loose through the streets of London.

Pagan Min is the tyrannical king ofKyrat

Console Corner: Far Cry 4 review video

You’ll have to go Far to find better.

Small, smart and sleek: PSTV

Console Corner: Playstation TV review video

Little black box of magic could save your marriage...

Sin City: A Dame To Kill For

Geoff Cox’s DVDs: Sin City, A Dame To Kill For; The Nut Job; Into The Storm

It’s been nine years since neo-noir thriller Sin City, based on a comic book series, burst onto our screens.

Horrible Bosses 2

Matt Adcock at the cinema: Horrible Bosses 2 review

Horrible bosses are a blight on any working environment – but if the first Horrible Bosses film showed us anything, it’s that killing them isn’t necessarily the best course of action.

Assassins Creed: Unity is simply stunning

Console Corner: Assassin’s Creed Unity review video

When I moved over to Playstation 4 at launch – having sold my Xbox 360 – one of my biggest regrets was not playing Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag which was released around the same time.

The Expendables 3

Geoff Cox’s DVD reviews: The Expendables 3, The Congress, Begin Again, Planes 2: Fire & Rescue

There’s the usual winning mix of wisecracking banter and mass destruction in the latest instalment of the macho Expendables franchise.

Singstar Ultimate Party is the smartest yet, quite literally

Console Corner: It’s the smartest Singstar yet video

The 10th anniversary edition of Singstar –Ultimate Party! – has discovered the key to truly social gaming.

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part One

Matt Adcock at the cinema: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

As the hit Yellow Flicker Beat by Lorde from the soundtrack says, “This is the start, of how it all ends…”


Geoff Cox’s DVD reviews: Hercules, The Inbetweeners 2, The Purge: Anarchy

An ancient Greek warrior becomes famous as highly exaggerated tales of his exploits spread throughout the land in HERCULES (12: Paramount) .

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