Post Tagged with: "Film Review"

FILM REVIEW: Hot Fuzz

August 1, 2013 6:50 pm0 comments
FILM REVIEW: Hot Fuzz

At the time of its release in 2007, Hot Fuzz became the unofficial second installment in the unofficial Three Flavours Cornetto Trilogy. After Edgar Wright and Simon Pegg’s impressive homage to classic zombie cinema with Shaun Of The Dead in 2004, their next feature together Hot Fuzz is a contribution to […]

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FILM REVIEW: Monsters University

July 28, 2013 1:06 pm0 comments
FILM REVIEW: Monsters University

Back in 2001, Pixar worked their magic on Monsters Inc. and delivered a cute, thought-provoking, hilarious film which has since remained one of the most beloved family films ever. Following its success and worldwide fame, a sequel had been rumored. However, Pixar go down a different route and instead produced […]

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The strangely underrated Magic Mike

July 25, 2013 8:43 pm0 comments
The strangely underrated Magic Mike

For those of you wondering how Channing Tatum had spent his early years of young adulthood, Magic Mike translates that era into a movie. Although his experiences are those the character of Alex Pettyfer goes through, the story in this film captures the ups and downs of Tatum’s stripping life […]

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FILM REVIEW: Despicable Me 2

July 23, 2013 7:31 pm0 comments
FILM REVIEW: Despicable Me 2

If there is any genre that either succeeds or fails with sequels, it is animation. While the majority deliver, usually at an even higher level of visual effects, many lack the emotional warmth with imagination and meaning from their predecessors. In 2010, Illumination Entertainment made their feature animation debut with […]

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The Most Polarizing Film of the Year: Only God Forgives

July 20, 2013 11:15 am0 comments
The Most Polarizing Film of the Year: Only God Forgives

Only God Forgives (2013) I literally just finished watching Only God Forgives and there are no words I can think of in the English language that can describe the experience I had while watching it. It left me discombobulated. On top of that, I’m actually watching it right now, as I type […]

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FILM REVIEW: Stoker

July 19, 2013 6:00 pm0 comments
FILM REVIEW: Stoker

Stoker marks director Park Chan-wook’s English language debut feature. In his home country of South Korea, Chan-wook has previously made thrillers with vicious subject matters with arguably the most notable example being Oldboy. Considering the alteration of language, location shooting and visual style, Stoker could be his career-changing or career-slipping […]

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The Internship – Film Review

July 18, 2013 8:21 pm0 comments
The Internship – Film Review

Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson star in the latest comedy to hit the screens this summer. When salesmen Billy (Vaughn) and Nick (Wilson) are laid off, Billy tries to get the duo back on track and up to date with the modern world by applying for an internship meant for […]

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Film Review: Man on a Ledge

July 15, 2013 8:32 pm0 comments
Film Review: Man on a Ledge

Man on a Ledge has a head start when it comes to shaking up the excitement levels. Within three minutes of the opening, there is a man on the side of the building. Look no further folks, we’ve got ourselves a breathtaker. There is a simple reason for this: if you […]

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