Reviewed: Jackboots On Whitehall (2010)

Right there on the DVD cover it states “Team America crashing headfirst into Inglourious Basterds” – a quote by a Mr Simon Reynolds from Digital Spy. After attempting to view this movie I became interested in following up the full review from him because sure, I get the Inglourious Basterds comparison (alternate WW2 timeline) and the Team America reference is understandable […]

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Reviewed: Date Night (2010)

After a short yet intense bout of 30 Rock fever, I found myself in need of another Tina Fey fix which led me to revisit this older title featuring Steve Carrell and herself. It’s by no means an amazing film and to be honest, one of the best lines is an ad-libbed outtake which features […]

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Reviewed: Step Brothers (2008)

If you have not seen this movie yet, drop everything immediately, head to your local video store/Netflix/place what they get movies from, grab a copy and watch it ASAP! Re-watching this reminded me that Step Brothers is one of those gems of pure fun with a threadbare story that obviously serves as just a vehicle to get […]

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Reviewed: Machete Kills (2013)

I’m a bit of a fan of Robert Rodriguez. Desperado had quite an impact on me as a teen with its comic book action and I’ve been following his career with interest ever since. His high water mark commercially is Sin City but considering that’s a collaborative effort based on someone else’s work – for me, […]

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Reviewed: Where The Buffalo Roam (1980)

Once upon a time Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas didn’t exist as a film. If you wanted to follow the exploits of Hunter S Thompson you’d have to read something… and if you didn’t like reading then your only other option was Where The Buffalo Roam – a film with Bill Murray playing Dr Thompson and Peter Boyle in the role of Lazlo/Dr Gonzo […]

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Reviewed: Godzilla (1954)

With Gareth Edwards’ remake having just been released, there’s no doubt in my mind that a bunch of you might like to check out the original to see where it all began. I know I did. If you by chance don’t have the patience to sit through it, here’s a blow-by-blow retelling of this magical […]

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Reviewed: This Is The End (2013)

What would it be like if we got to see a day in the life of real-life friends Jay Baruchel and Seth Rogan and then the apocalypse happened? This Is The End answers that question. Written and directed by long time collaborators Rogan and Evan Goldberg (Pineapple Express, Superbad, Green Hornet) and based on the short film Jay & Seth Vs the Apocalypse, this flick is […]

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