Category Archive: Reviews

Review – Wasted On The Young

If I could travel back in time and meet the teenage me I would punch him in the face. I wouldn’t give him any future lotto results or the idea for a social… Continue reading

Review – The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet’s Nest

Fans of any book series are lucky to see their favourite novels turn into films once in a lifetime, imagine it was announced tomorrow that the whole Harry Potter series was going to… Continue reading

Review – The Way Back

One of those television shows you always hear people talking about is ‘Man Verses Wild’ where survival expert Edward ‘Bear’ Grills puts himself in extreme situations to show you how to survive in… Continue reading

Review – Conviction

If you had a sibling go to jail for a crime they claim they didn’t commit, how far would you go to help them out? That’s the question posed by ‘Conviction’ that tells… Continue reading

Review – I Am Number Four

Remember when vampires used to be cool before the ‘Twilight Saga’ turned them all emotional and sparkly? Yep, the rule book was thrown out the window and into a chipper. Get ready for… Continue reading

Review – Rabbit Hole

I don’t have children, at some point in the future I would like to have children but at the moment there are no little people in my life (I don’t have any midget… Continue reading

Review – Unknown

Is it just me or does Europe get a bad reputation in movies?? Every time I sit down to see a film and it begins with the main characters getting off a plane… Continue reading

Review – Gnomeo & Juliet

The world of computer animated films has become a brutal landscape, sure the bar was set very high with the first ‘Toy Story’ but that bar has been nudged up every year and… Continue reading

Review – Hereafter

The subject of death and grief in hands of a great director like Clint Eastwood, where can you go wrong? Everywhere unfortunately, ‘Hereafter’ is a real mess of a film that has a… Continue reading

Review – 127 Hours

Sitting down to write this review of ‘127 Hours’ is quite difficult because this film has managed to accurately capture the fighting spirit of one human being in a raw and honest way.… Continue reading

Review – Sanctum

There are 3 things in life that I just don’t understand; Emo kids, people who take photos of fireworks and cave divers. Some people call cave diving an extreme sport but it can’t… Continue reading

Review – The Next Three Days

Hollywood is always asking us, ‘how far would you go to save a loved one?’ Most of us would give a left kidney, run a marathon or pay their cousin Sammys bail for… Continue reading

Review – How Do You Know

There are two words that strike fear into the hearts of men the world over; romantic comedy. Don’t be fooled by thinking ‘How Do You Know’ is your standard romantic comedy, it plays… Continue reading

Review – True Grit

Westerns are a hard nut to crack, like the dreaded ‘pirate film’ they’re treated as a genre that belongs in a museum rather than on the big screen. Luckily Joel and Ethan Coen… Continue reading

Review – The Fighter

Every year Hollywood spends millions of dollars producing over the top blockbusters using state of the art special effects to blow our minds. Actors spend months developing characters and delivering performances that take… Continue reading