Babadook Hits The Streets

Who’s this, strolling down Oxford Street? Performing some weird kind of meet and greet… Out and about, going for a shop… First in hmv then on to FOPP On a Monday, then he was gone Performing launch duties for Icon Out for PR, playing his part Helping...
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Let Fury Have The Hour

It was the Observer’s home entertainment reviewer Guy Lodge who noted that the releases which arrived the day after the Oscar ceremony were perhaps one day intended for an all-singing all-dancing release in the wake of a triumph the night...
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Be My Baba

Remember the early days of DVD? When receiving a disc was exciting not just because of the promise of superior sound and picture quality? There was the promise of extra material, lots of accompanying documentaries and interviews, commentaries, trailers, titbits...
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The Beautiful Game

HBO head of home entertainment Sofia Chang is in London for little more than 36 hours, arriving one evening, spending a busy day carrying out interviews to promote the latest Game Of Thrones physical release and then flying out again...
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Looking back, looking forwards…

So, at the end of the year, and beginning of 2015, we asked assorted Raygun readers, industry people, senior executives and other key figures and observers, about the best and worst of 2014 from their perspectives, what they’d seen of...
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The Week In Video Part LX

The latest in our regular instalments rounding up our recent home viewing, paying a particularly keen eye on a title's home entertainment potential… Currently sitting pretty in the top five overall Official Charts Company sales charts, Boyhood has had critics -...
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The Top 10 Of Everything 2014

It's taken some time to get there, but, with 2014 now well and truly over, the dust settled and the counting finished, the year-end top 10s and assorted charts are done. Most critics, writers, bloggers and others worth their salt had already...
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The Week In Video Part LIX

Our regular round-up of what we've been watching over the past seven days, taking in everything from American football to, ahem, necrophilia… As ever, we're keeping a keen eye on a title's home entertainment potential… Another week, another Signature title, this...
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The Week In Video Part XLXVIII

Our latest update of our recent home entertainment viewing, with a keen eye on its trade potential… Just coming out as we pen this is Night Moves, the latest from American indie director Kelly Reichardt, whose quiet, understated films have quietly...
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The Top 10 Sleeves And Posters Of 2014

Last year, while pulling together a whole host of year-end top 10s for The Raygun, rather than just tell you what sleeves and artwork we liked from 2013, we decided to ask someone with a touch more expertise than ourselves. So,...
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Shear Brilliance

After a relatively quiet end to 2014, the Industry Trust has kicked off the New Year with a brand new burst of activity, unveiling the latest thrust of its Moments Worth Paying For campaign with a new spot. This time,...
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The Week In Video Part XLXVII

In spite of - or maybe because of - the onslaught of seasonal TV, Christmas Day soaps and specials and all, we still managed to catch up with a few current and forthcoming DVD releases over the festive period. Heck,...
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Guest Stays Over For Christmas

With 2014 top 10s, year-end Best Of lists, strange printing deadlines, supplements missing and other seasonal occurrences, it’s been a strange couple of weeks of coverage for DVD and Bu-ray releases, as our regular round-up of home entertainment reviews shows....
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A Turner For The Books

eOne’s swish new offices by Warren Street tube station, an impressive location to hear about the the company’s slate for the first quarter of 2015 and pretty impressive it’s looking too. The slate kicks off with The Grand Seduction, a...
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Owning The Right IP

Many months in the planning, Trinity has finally signed on the dotted line to pick up the Showbox catalogue and the associated Cine-Asia imprint. The company’s Cedric Behrel outlines what it means for his company… Almost overnight, Trinity has gone from...
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The Week In Video Part XLXVI

Here's our latest round-up of our recent home viewing, with a particularly eye on the titles' commercial potential… As regular readers of this column should have realised by now, the Week In Video likes to put one label under the...
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Apes Versus Guardians

It was apes versus raccoons and a tree, among other things, over the weekend, as two of the summer’s theatrical blockbusters shared a release date and review space, as our weekend round up of press coverage for home entertainment releases...
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Right Up Your Street

The big releases are coming thick and fast and with a slew arriving n Monday November 17, the weekend’s home entertainment review columns in national newspapers were always going to be a battleground between the blockbusters, as our round up...
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The Week In Video Part XLXV

This column has been missing for a few weeks, for all manner of assorted reasons, but while there’s been little in the way of reporting of our recent viewing, we’ve still been watching plenty too. Let’s start with the biggest...
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Monster Coverage

With a huge monster as its star, Godzilla was always going to stand tall above the rest of the week’s releases and it stood out like a behemoth among the reviews in national press according to our regular round up...
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