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

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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 …

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 …

Brüno review – not funny – not entertaining – stupidly short!
July 16, 2009 – 3:15 am | One Comment
Brüno review – not funny – not entertaining – stupidly short!

You couldn’t argue that Sacha Baron Cohen is an excellent method actor. Staying in character as various people try to lynch him is something the majority of us couldn’t do. He showed us that his …

Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince review
July 16, 2009 – 1:54 am | 8 Comments
Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince review

Now bear in mind that I have experienced the whole Harry Potter series by reading all of the books (like they used to do). Perhaps then my judgement is already tainted as I can only …

The Proposal – not too funny and not too romantic
July 12, 2009 – 1:14 am | Comments Off on The Proposal – not too funny and not too romantic
The Proposal – not too funny and not too romantic

You could argue that once you see one romantic comedy, you’ve seen them all. It is a sad fact that many writers spot a winning (sellable) formula and simply clone it; many times over. …

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs review – better than the second one!
July 4, 2009 – 5:51 pm | 2 Comments
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs review – better than the second one!

Can it really be seven years since the first Ice Age was released? For many, this film was a surprise hit for families across the globe. In particular it heralded the popularity of a squirrel …

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen review – bigger is not better
July 4, 2009 – 12:13 pm | 3 Comments
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen review – bigger is not better

Without doubt, the largest surprise of 2007 was how good Michael Bay’s Transformers was. There were problems regarding the fact that Megan Fox seems capable of bending over and not acting (as is on her …

My Bloody Valentine 3D DVD review – remember your vomit bag
June 12, 2009 – 9:33 pm | One Comment
My Bloody Valentine 3D DVD review – remember your vomit bag

I really regret not seeing My Bloody Valentine 3D in the cinema. Perhaps not for the plot, acting or action but certainly for the 3D element. As it stands, I sit here reviewing the DVD …

The Hangover review – appropriate title as I suddenly feel the need to drink a lot!
June 10, 2009 – 3:43 pm | 4 Comments
The Hangover review – appropriate title as I suddenly feel the need to drink a lot!

After hearing positive reviews of The Hangover I was suitably surprised enough to take a look myself. I was advised (believe it or not) that the film was “deeper” than others in the same league …

Terminator Salvation review – much better than they all say!
June 8, 2009 – 5:49 pm | 4 Comments
Terminator Salvation review – much better than they all say!

Over the past few weeks it has been evident from many reviews that Terminator Salvation really wasn’t like much by the online critics. This seemed a little odd considering the rough footage I watched last …