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Film: Les Miserables

Film: Les Miserables

Film January 24, 2013 at 1:00 pm Comments

Do you hear the people sing? Les Miserables. Even those who don’t know it, know it. A story of love, war, fear and hope; it embodies everything that is needed to make a winning film. Theoretically.Read More

Film: Pitch Perfect

Film: Pitch Perfect

Film December 27, 2012 at 1:00 pm Comments

At a glance, Pitch Perfect, the story of an all-female college a capella group’s attempts to win at Nationals, seems like just another Glee copycat. Thankfully, it turns out to be a lot more than that.Read More

Film: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Film: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Film December 24, 2012 at 1:00 pm Comments

Ever since Peter Jackson announced his plans to follow up the hugely successful Lord of the Rings trilogy with a film adaptation of The Hobbit, Tolkien fans have been on tenterhooks. It’s been a long timeRead More

Film Preview: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Film Preview: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Film December 13, 2012 at 1:00 pm Comments

WHAT looks to be the Christmas movie event of 2012 is merely hours away. What can we expect? This year we have seen many spectacular films grace our silver screens, including Skyfall, The Avengers and TheRead More

Film: Breaking Dawn

Film: Breaking Dawn

Film December 11, 2012 at 1:00 pm Comments

THE FINAL act deserves a review of its own, as the Volturi and the Cullen ensemble face off in the middle of a field – and let’s just say the proverbial hits the fan. In the cinema, peopleRead More

Film: Skyfall

Film: Skyfall

Film December 4, 2012 at 1:00 pm Comments

THREE and a half years in the making, a bust film company and a song leaked onto the net.  The new Bond film finally arrived. Trying hard to avoid clips on TV, reviews on the radioRead More

Film: Frankenweenie

Film: Frankenweenie

Film November 22, 2012 at 5:34 pm Comments

TIM BURTON is notorious for his quirky Gothic melancholy, and his latest creation, Frankenweenie, is no exception.  The film returns, much to the joy of obsessive Tim Burton fans (amongst whom I am proud to countRead More

Disney acquires LucasFilms

Disney acquires LucasFilms

Film October 31, 2012 at 4:21 pm Comments

IT WAS ANNOUNCED this Tuesday that Disney is acquiring LucasFilm, the production company founded by George Lucas which is behind the mega Star Wars film series and Indiana Jones franchise. Disney will pay the total sum of $4.05bnRead More

Film: What does the Iron Man 3 trailer tell us?

Film: What does the Iron Man 3 trailer tell us?

Film October 24, 2012 at 10:25 pm Comments

EVER since a third instalment in Marvel’s Iron Man series – the most popular series of Avengers origin films – was announced, speculation has been rife as to how things would continue after the events ofRead More

Film: The Campaign

Film: The Campaign

Film October 18, 2012 at 4:15 pm Comments

NEATLY timed with the presidential election looming over, The Campaign is the first major political satire film since Armando Iannucci’s excellent In the Loop. It has a large amount of comedy-directing talent behind it with JayRead More