Out Now – 20th July 2012

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
When it is discovered that the vampires plan to take over the United States who else would it fall to to fight them off than the President at the time, Abraham Lincoln. Suddenly Buffy doesn’t seem quite so ridiculous by comparison. I only hope Lincoln doesn’t spend as much time falling in love with brooding males as our favourite vampire slaying perky blonde used to.

Wagner’s Dream (limited release)
Documentary following a famous stage director’s attempt to put on an ambitious production of Wagner’s 16-hour opera Ring. I know very little about opera, less even than ballet, but have a look at the trailer below and marvel at one of the most complex sets I’ve ever seen.