A Field In England

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(Unlike my normal reviews, which get pretty spoiler heavy, I shall on this occassion restrain myself as this is a film I really want people to see! Being a tiny film, it’s all too easy for it to fly under … Continue reading

Fuc-King Ghidorah, I loved PACIFIC RIM!

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WARNING: Thar be spoliers! Guillermo del Toro has been one of my favourite filmmakers for a long time. He brings a wide range of influences into his work, drawing deep from culture high and low. Well versed in art, mythology, history, … Continue reading

Why we need to talk about Lynne Ramsay

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Well, I’m beyond being unfashionably late to the party. By rights, I have offended the hosts, embarrassed myself and potentially brought a downer on the whole soirée. So let me make immediate reparations for being terribly overdue by loudly proclaiming … Continue reading

Dissecting Cabin In The Woods – Why horror is important

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It’s two for two in 2012 for the geek ubermensch, Joss Whedon. Obviously, his take on the AVENGERS has dominated this summers blockbusters. Now, a week after his superhero gigantosaur has been unleashed in DVD form, comes this years second … Continue reading

This years biggest surprise – A review of DREDD in glorious 2D

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Note – This gets pretty heavy with the spoilers. Short version – it’s better than what you thought it would be. And thus the comic book adaptation machine soldiers onwards. Whilst Batman was well made, if slightly forgettable and The … Continue reading