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February 15, 2011 – 11:15 am | 7 Comments

Going back to the very first comic starring the web slinging geek, the upcoming  Spider-man film starring Andrew Garfield as the lead character along with Sally Field, Rhys Ifans and Emma Stone this is looking …

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Archos 5 Internet Tablet – A 4 out of 10 Gadget Review
October 30, 2010 – 2:24 pm | 4 Comments
Archos 5 Internet Tablet – A 4 out of 10 Gadget Review

I have a problem with edges. Edges are something that for me, just get in the way somewhat. In this review I am reminded of several of my pet hates whilst discovering a brand that …

Up review – reinvigorate your passion for film
October 11, 2009 – 4:40 pm | 7 Comments
Up review – reinvigorate your passion for film

For what seemed like a long time ago I watched what was to be the greatest film of 2009. Unfortunately I could not share with anyone this revelation as the release (for the UK) was …

Jennifer’s Body review – you didn’t expect it to be good did you?
September 30, 2009 – 6:09 pm | One Comment
Jennifer’s Body review – you didn’t expect it to be good did you?

After the relative shambles that was inglourious Basterds I decided to take a short break from reviewing films. Quentin Tarantino’s latest “masterpiece” had drained me of that much hope for cinema. Naturally I had planned …

The Brothers Bloom redux review – written by a twelve year old boy?
August 28, 2009 – 12:17 pm | One Comment
The Brothers Bloom redux review – written by a twelve year old boy?

Almost a year ago now I witnessed The Brothers Bloom in the London Film Festival. Instead of publishing a review there and then, I decided to focus on other releases and pass this one by. …

District 9 review – who is this Neill Blomkamp fellow?
August 26, 2009 – 5:38 pm | 10 Comments
District 9 review – who is this Neill Blomkamp fellow?

I have a major issue when posters of the latest film have a well known director listed above the title when they played the smallest of parts in its conception. Take District 9 for example. …

The Time Traveler’s Wife review – McAdams needs a Big Mac!
August 16, 2009 – 11:09 pm | 3 Comments
The Time Traveler’s Wife review – McAdams needs a Big Mac!

Let’s get one thing straight Audrey Niffenegger’s The Time Traveler’s Wife is an awesome book. That being said, most great books don’t make such great films (for those of us who bother to read the …

Inglourious Basterds review – a complete mess!
August 16, 2009 – 1:16 am | 20 Comments
Inglourious Basterds review – a complete mess!

In a recent interview Stephen Sommers was heard to be whinging about personal attacks to directors for their shoddy work. Well Mr Sommers, I suggest you close your ears for twenty minutes because I am …

Bandslam review – better than High School Musical
August 15, 2009 – 2:04 pm | One Comment
Bandslam review – better than High School Musical

After attempting to convince my daughter that the film she wanted to watch was The Time Traveler’s Wife, I was sorely disappointed when she announced that Bandslam looked like a better option.

Now I love my …

Stuntmen review – Brandon Routh at his best
August 12, 2009 – 6:27 pm | Comments Off on Stuntmen review – Brandon Routh at his best
Stuntmen review – Brandon Routh at his best

Stuntmen is one of those films that doesn’t necessitate a long review for it. If you like a good mockumentary then you will appreciate a spoof look into the lives of two stuntmen. You have …

G.I. Joe: The Rise of the Cobra review – how many explosions can you put in one film?
August 6, 2009 – 11:58 pm | 3 Comments
G.I. Joe: The Rise of the Cobra review – how many explosions can you put in one film?

When the first images of G.I. Joe appeared online, I was not alone in thinking that it is likely to be a big pile of doo-doo. In fact even after a fairly impressive trailer the …