Reviewed: The Lego Movie (2014)

You what?! – made a highly entertaining, imaginative, visually stunning and dare I say emotionally charged story with Lego? Did you also insert a subversive message about the evils of big business using the very tool you’re crying out against? Well done, folks – very well done. Okay, that’s enough lip service. Now to figure […]

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Reviewed: RED (2010)

This here film was well-received enough that it got a sequel – the sequel’s quite good but let’s go back in time to 2010 to where it all started…ish (I’m sure Bruce won’t mind – he loves time travel). For a while there, I’d lost my faith in Bruce Willis. After the atrocity that was […]

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Reviewed: Swingers (1996)

Once upon a time a group of precocious Hollywood wannabes made an Indie film that really turned things around and got them noticed by the rest of Hollywood. The group consisted of Doug Liman (director), Vince Vaughan (actor) and Jon Favreau (writer/actor). Liman is responsible for re-igniting the spy genre with The Bourne Identity, Jon Favreau put the heart into a film […]

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Reviewed: Movie 43 (2013)

Movie 43 seemed like a bad idea the first time I heard about it. A handful of well-known actors come together for a gross-out film of epic proportions with a handful of directors and writers pulling it all together. It’s like Paris, Je t’aime via Funny or Die. A sketch movie like Kentucky Fried Movie, Amazon Women on the Moon, Monty Python’s […]

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