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Movie Review - The Karate Kid

Movie Review - The Karate Kid

When you do a remake of a much loved 80’s feel good movie you’re playing with fire in my opinion, but that doesn’t mean it shouldn’t be done.

DVD Review - Alice in Wonderland

DVD Review - Alice in Wonderland

I am really not the greatest Tim Burton fan. In fact with the exception of Sweeney Todd and a couple of other lesser known productions, I find his movies downright creepy.

Movie Review - Kickass

Movie Review - Kickass

Super hero films are another genre that are a ‘dime-a-dozen’ these days coming from Hollywood studios. One sub-genre within the comic book films that has been more prevalent since the success of the darker themed Batman relaunch, is the dark comic book movie.

Movie Review - Date Night

Movie Review - Date Night

Steve Carell and Tina Fey by themselves are pure comedic gold, and by putting them into a film together was just asking for something amazing to happen and maybe some new form of awesome precious mineral would be created to describe how good that film would be.

Movie Review - How To Train Your Dragon

Movie Review - How To Train Your Dragon

With an absolute glut of computer animated films these days, it’s really hard for some films to stick out from the crowd.

Movie Review - Shutter Island

Movie Review - Shutter Island

A Martin Scorsese film always comes with a sense of anticipation as he’s one of the few big directors who can really create art with their films.

Movie Review - Up In The Air

Movie Review - Up In The Air

‘Up In The Air’ has been generating a lot of award buzz,especially with regard to the upcoming Academy Awards, though I must say they have some very stiff competition out there.

Movie Review - Avatar

Movie Review - Avatar

December 22nd 2009 - When a top director hasn’t made a film in 12 years, there will always be a level of hype surrounding their return to the director’s chair.

Movie Review - 500 Days of Summer

Movie Review - 500 Days of Summer

October 21st 2009 - 500 Days of Summer had the tag line of ‘being this year's Juno’, which didn’t sit well with me.  Personally, I think any time a film is advertised as being like something else is almost like they think it’s not good enough on its own merits and nee

Movie Review - Inglourious Basterds

Movie Review - Inglourious Basterds

I’ve been a huge fan of Quentin Tarantino over the years and there are only a couple of his films I haven’t got around to seeing, those being ‘Jackie Brown’ and ‘Four Rooms’, where he was one of 4 directors to film different stories within that movie.