Category Archives: Cinema

Ghostbusters (2016)

Ghostbusters 2016 is a disappointing remake/re-imagining/reboot of the 1984 film and the franchise that was built on the success of the original. Unfortunately the film isn’t different enough to be a spectacular failure nor is it close enough to the … Continue reading

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X-Men Apocalypse

I don’t quite get the lassitude this film has received from fans and critics. The general consensus seems to be that it’s a good movie but has little heart with vast amounts of meaningless destruction on a grand scale. This … Continue reading

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Captain America: Civil War

This is an excellent movie or better yet a spectacular one. Captain America isn’t the most interesting marvel character to me. Checking my blog I noticed I haven’t written about his first movie which was an adequate start to his … Continue reading

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Mr. Holmes

Mr. Holmes is a very decent Sherlock Holmes movie and includes a lovely bit of unseen  history to the character by showing him in his later years. I don’t recall a Sherlock Holmes film or TV series to actually depict … Continue reading

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Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice

Oh man…. I don’t even know where to start with this one. Why can’t Zack Snyder stop playing with himself, why does Warner Brothers allow him to keeping playing with himself? He clearly can’t rein himself in. Superman: So we’ve … Continue reading

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The Little Prince (2015 Movie)

If you thought what George Lucas did to lil’Anikin Skywalker was bad wait till you see what they did to the little Prince in this! Nothing is scared in the world of movies as we all know and it was … Continue reading

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The force does indeed awaken! Getting William Shatner to appear as Captain Kirk in this movie and having him face off against Han Solo has to be one of the best kept spoilers in movie history. But seriously I can’t … Continue reading

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Spectre is the most James Bondian film of the Craig era we’ve had from the franchise in years. Not since the Brosnan’s era have we had such a fully formed Bond movie like the days of old. I’m not entirely … Continue reading

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Terminator Genisys

The film is a bit of a mess in terms of plot and with the added time travel twists and set up for further sequels. All that could be forgiven if it could have been an entertaining mess. Unfortunately it … Continue reading

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Terminator Franchise

The Terminator The 80s were awesome and 80s movies were awesome too. Born from the nightmares of James Cameron Terminator not only gave us a hellish robot controlled vision of the future to be milked and parodied forever more but … Continue reading

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