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The Week In Fist Pumps

Another week has come to a close and lots of new goodies to enjoy. What’s making you happy this week? Let me know in the comments below or tweet me @popcornjunkies. Here’s the… Continue reading

The Week in Fist Pumps

In an attempt to correct the karmic disarray of my life I’ve decided to finish off the working week by shining the spotlight on a few things that are making me happy outside… Continue reading

Review – The Way Way Back

Time to get something off my chest; coming-of-age films can be frustrating. Everyone has mixed memories about the teenage experience and it’s hard not to buy into the nostalgia filmmaker’s plop onto the… Continue reading

Review – Pacific Rim

The essence of sugar powered cereal and Saturday morning cartoons is bottled up and attached to fireworks, and the resulting explosion of joy is ‘Pacific Rim’. Director/co-writer Guillermo del Toro has created a… Continue reading

Review – Star Trek Into Darkness

The Star Trek franchise has always been known for its thoughtfulness while being grounded in the human experience of scientific endeavors and exploration; the core of all great science fiction. Director JJ Abrams… Continue reading

Review – A Good Day to Die Hard

A bad omen at the start of any film is when main plot details are dropped by a news report and in the opening seconds of ‘A Good Day to Die Hard’ there’s… Continue reading

Review – Sleepwalk with Me

The great love of one man’s life is wavering between his career and his partner in ‘Sleepwalk with Me’, a film that expertly paddles through the complicated subconscious and repressed feelings of a… Continue reading

Review – The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

In the opening moments of ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’, for this reviewer, an entire life with J. R. R. Tolkien’s book flashed before my eyes. It’s an overwhelming moment knowing that the… Continue reading

Review – Killing Them Soflty

‘Killing Them Softy’ is a case study of the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) through the prism of a group of criminals. In the latest film from writer/director, Andrew Dominik, Wall Street and the… Continue reading

‘An Idiot Abroad: Season 2’ giveaway

Thanks to Roadshow Entertainment The Popcorn Junkie have five copies of ‘An Idiot Abroad: Season 2’ on DVD to giveaway. Click here to enter.

Official banner for ‘Man of Steel’

The Superman reboot ‘Man of Steel’ is set for a 2013 release and we’re getting close to being almost a year out from the film hitting cinemas, which usually means we’re due for… Continue reading

‘Sherlock’ giveaway

Thanks to Roadshow Entertainment The Popcorn Junkie have five copies of the four-disc box set of series one & two of ‘Sherlock’ on DVD to giveaway. We’ve also go five copies of series… Continue reading

Show me the money! US box office report

  Domestic US Box Office 24-26 February 2012

Giveaway – ‘The Warrior’

Thanks to Roadshow Entertainment The Popcorn Junkie have five copies of ‘Warrior’ on BluRay to giveaway. Click here to enter.

Red Dog BluRay giveaway

To celebrate ‘Red Dog’ winning best film at the recent AACTA awards in Sydney, thanks to Roadshow Entertainment, The Popcorn Junkie has five copies of the film to giveaway on BluRay. Click here… Continue reading