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DVD Review - New Dragon Gate Inn

DVD Review - New Dragon Gate Inn

When looking for a film to review recently, I saw the title for this Hong Kong action film and read in the description that it had Donnie Yen and Tony Leung in it and, for some reason, I thought this was the name of a more recent film.

DVD Review - Battle Creek Brawl

DVD Review - Battle Creek Brawl

In the past I’ve kept away from a lot of Jackie Chan’s American films as they pretty much never do him justice, except for the bigger budget films like the ‘Rush Hour’ and ‘Shanghai’ series of films, which are actually pretty good, but other than that I do try

Me and Orson Welles Review

Me and Orson Welles Review

One of the founding fathers of modern American cinema, Orson Welles has always held a certain fascination to the filmmakers that followed in his path. This latest period look at the intriguing auteur’s life is helmed by career maverick Richard Linklater, and while it doesn’t pulse with the director’s signature energy it does bear all the hallmark polish of veteran whose earned every right to take a swing at Welles.

Movie Review - A Nightmare On Elm Street

Movie Review - A Nightmare On Elm Street

Great movies are normally great for a reason. They are able to 'bottle the lightning’ and come up with a unique idea that resonates with the audience of the time.

Astro Boy - DVD Review

Astro Boy - DVD Review

With the creative well for new movies apparently drying up in Hollywood, it seems many of the production companies have turned to adaptations of already popular licenses. One of the new crazes in this area seems to be adapting animated series, in particular Japanese manga and anime.

DVD Review - Armour of God

DVD Review - Armour of God

Jackie Chan has made so many films over the years that he has been able to give almost every genre a try within the frame, of course, of a martial arts movie. So whether it be a cop, pirate, adventure, spy, western or period drama he has done them all.

Movie Review - The Lovely Bones

Movie Review - The Lovely Bones

Movie Review - Surrogates

Movie Review - Surrogates

When I first saw the trailer for ‘Surrogates’, I was pretty excited about it for two reasons.

Terminator Salvation - Movie Review

Terminator Salvation - Movie Review

I took a look at Terminator Salvation way back in March and I wasn't completely confident that new director McG could pull it off.

X-Men Origins: Wolverine - Movie Review

X-Men Origins: Wolverine - Movie Review

X-Men Origins: Wolverine opened nationwide today. And flying my 'geek' flag high, I scored 12.01am tickets. It's kind of a traditional thing I do for movies that should be worth staying up until midnight to watch.