Robin’s Wish (Rent or Buy Now)

Home Entertainment Quick Picks

1 min read

Robin’s Wish is available on Amazon Prime Video and Apple TV now

Following the sad death of Robin Williams in 2014, the press descended, ripe with speculation over his suicide. The following days, weeks and months full of stories about substance abuse and apparent depression. However, the truth behind his death was far more heart-wrenching and far more critical. Robin had been diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease not long before his death but had also been struggling silently with the effects of Lewy body dementia, even though it was undiagnosed by doctors. Robin’s Wish not only explores the devastating effects this disease wreaked on his life toward the end but also highlights the need for more research and better diagnosis of this horrendous disease. While at the same time, celebrating the life of a comic genius and righting the wrongs of a press hungry for speculation and dangerous misinformation.

Quick Picks are published throughout the week. With each quick review linking to films, tv shows and documentaries streaming right now. We feature content from Amazon Prime, Apple TV+, BBC, Channel 4 and Sky TV in our selections

More Quick Picks Here



Repulsion (1965)

Repulsion is available to rent or buy now. Roman Polanski’s first English language film is quite possibly one of the most influential psychological horrors of the 1960s. Opening in London, the plot follows Carol (Catherine Deneuve), a manicurist living with her older sister, Helen (Yvonne Furneaux). It is apparent very early on that Carol struggles

Il Buco

Il Buco – Immerses you in the speleologist’s journey of discovery

BFI London Film Festival presents Il Buco, coming soon to cinemas. In the great lexicon of films, there is a vast array. There is the high-concept thriller, the low-concept character drama and the superhero flick. These get us to care about their worlds and invest in those characters. We find ourselves chomping at the bit

A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange (1971)

A Clockwork Orange is available to rent or buy now. Where do you even begin when exploring Kubrick’s A Clockwork Orange, an infamous film on so many levels. This is a movie that would become a part of cinematic folklore, its complex and uncomfortable themes continuing to burrow into the minds of new viewers, causing

Halloween (1978) and Halloween (2018)

Halloween (1979) and Halloween (2018) are available to rent or buy now. Halloween is an iconic benchmark of modern horror. Whether you’ve never seen any horror before, or you’re a hardened expert, the original Halloween is required viewing. It encapsulates a rolling dread of being watched as Michael Myers quietly stalks a neighbourhood. Myers is terrifying because


Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.

Previous Story

Boys Feels: High Tide – Four stunning coming of age shorts from NQV

Next Story

A Teacher – Outstanding performances are let down by a confused narrative