Category Archives: Reviews (Movies)

Movie reviews – Marvel: Phase One

SMovie reviews - Marvel: Phase Onetarting out with the incredibly successful Iron Man in 2008 and culminating with the whirlwind The Avengers in 2012, Phase One of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe managed to hook both movie going audiences and fans of the comic series on which the movies are based. Continue reading

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Movie review: Godzilla (2014)

Movie review: Godzilla (2014)So here it is, the all new Godzilla reboot from Gareth Edwards. Once again breathing life into the monster that first appeared on screen in 1954, the 2014 version reverts back to the original suspense, terror and fleeting glimpses style of the very first Godzilla movie. Continue reading

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Movie review: A Hard Day’s Night (1964)

Depicting the average day in the life of The Beatles at the height of Beatlemania, A Hard Day’s Night is a fun mock-documentary filled with comedy and music, marking the bands first foray into the world of acting. Continue reading

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Movie review: Jurassic Park III (2001)

While Jurassic Park III lacks a certain magical something that it’s two predecessors were saturated in, it is still a fun flight of terror with plenty of dinosaurs waiting around every corner. Just don’t expect too much of it! Continue reading

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Movie review: Django Unchained (2013)

I have never been a massive fan of Tarantino movies or Westerns in general, so was unsure if I would enjoy Django Unchained. However the action packed story and compelling characters quickly drew me into the story, and from that point on there was no looking back. Continue reading

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Movie review: The Lost World – Jurassic Park (1997)

Having completely enjoyed the rollercoaster adventure of Jurassic Park, I was in no doubt that Spielberg would once again deliver the prehistoric goods in The Lost World. Continue reading

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Movie review: Lincoln (2013)

Despite Lincoln’s multiple award nominations, because of the mixed reviews it has received and with a fairly long running time of 2 hours and 30 minutes, I approached watching this movie with some degree of trepidation. Continue reading

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Movie review: Jurassic Park (1993)

Like many people, from a young age I have always been intrigued by dinosaurs. Their sheer size, power and majesty, alongside the fact that they don’t exist anymore is tantalising, and it is this fascination that Jurassic Park taps into. Continue reading

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Movie review: Give My Regards To Broad Street (1984)

Being a fan of Paul McCartney, I sat down fully expecting to enjoy Give My Regards To Broad Street. Sadly it quickly became evident that despite the great music, the movie was purely self-indulgence on Macca’s part. Continue reading

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Movie review: The Impossible (2012)

The Impossible is a harrowing yet uplifting movie depicting the true story of a Spanish family holidaying in Thailand that were caught up in the devastating Boxing Day tsunami in 2004. Continue reading

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