Movies Reviews

The Host Review

Twilight author Stephenie Meyer’s science fiction bestseller arrives in cinemas. Writer/Director Andrew Niccol is the man who gave us S1m0ne, Gattaca and the recent In Time; three science-fiction movies each with a distinctive vision of the future that paints a…

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G.I Joe: Retaliation Review

The long delayed action sequel finally arrives in cinemas. 2009’s G.I Joe: The Rise of Cobra was hardly a movie that warranted a sequel, at best a passable actioner based on the once popular Hasbro toy range and cartoon series.…

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Jack The Giant Slayer Review

A modern twist on the bedtime story classic proves to be giant fun. Like most films that get sudden release date change, the worry was there that Bryan Singer’s Jack The Giant Slayer was going to be a giant disappointment.…

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Welcome to the Punch Review

James McAvoy and Mark Strong go head to head in this gritty action thriller. When it comes to recent British action movies there are few good examples to boast about, plenty of big budget American movies have been made in…

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To The Wonder Review

Acclaimed director Terrence Malick returns to familiar ground with his sixth film, the drama To the Wonder. To the Wonder stars Javier Bardem, Ben Affleck, Rachel McAdams, and Olga Kurylenko in an unforgettable tale about a love triangle between a…

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Oz The Great and Powerful Review

Sam Raimi’s big budget Wizard of Oz prequel casts its spell over audiences and the box office. James Franco stars as shyster Oscar Diggs (or Oz to his friends), a selfish and unlikable character when we first meet him he’s…

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A Good Day To Die Hard Review

Die Hard celebrates its 25th anniversary this year and rather aptly a brand new entry in the blockbuster franchise has just been released in cinemas. Following the events of the previous movie, McClane has patched things up with his daughter…

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Django Unchained Review

Freed slave Django teams up with a bounty hunter to rescue his wife from a ruthless plantation owner. There are fewer things in life that bring as much natural joy, as seeing a Quentin Tarantino movie at the cinema. The…

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Jack Reacher Review

Lee Childs’ bestselling creation gets the movie treatment, starring Tom Cruise who’s back to doing what he does best. A year on from the biggest film in his prolific career and following his brief but memorable performance in Rock of…

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The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey Review

Director Peter Jackson takes us back the Middle Earth with The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey. The Hobbit was first published 75 years ago and If you’ve read the book, you might be concerned as to how such slim material can…

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