Movie Reviews

Rise of the Eco-Warriors

Rise of the Eco-Warriors
15/3/2014   Director: Cathy Henkel Writers: Cathy Henkel Starring: Kodi Twiner, Ben Dessen, Paul Daley, Fabrice Marre, Chai Chin Neo, Fahrani Empel, Perry Schumacher, Liza Heavener, Tom Smith, Shadrack Kalasa, Mark Kuroski, and Dr Willie Smits.   Led by the accomplished Dr Willie Smits,...

Tracks

Tracks
15/3/2014   Director: John Curran Writers: Marion Nelson Starring: Mia Wasikowska (Robyn Davidson), Adam Driver (Rick Smolan), Emma Booth (Marg), Rainer Bock (Kurt),  Jessica Tovey (Jenny), Melanie Zanetti (Annie), Robert Coleby (Pop), Bryan Probets (Geoff), Carol Burns (Mrs. Ward), John...

Vampire Academy

Vampire Academy
15/3/2014   Director: Mark Waters Writers: Daniel Waters Starring: Zoe Deutch, Lucy Fry, Danila Kozlovsky   If Hogwarts were full of vampires, Dumbledore were a royal bloodsucker who taunts teenagers for fun, and the entire JK Rowling franchise were comprised of tired pop culture...

300: Rise of an Empire

300: Rise of an Empire
15/3/2014   Directed by: Noam Murro Writers: Zack Snyder and Kurt Johnstad (screenplay) – Frank Miller (Graphic Novel “Xerxes”) Starring: Sullivan Stapleton, Eva Green, Rodrigo Santoro, Lena Heady, Callum Mulvey, Jack O’Connell and David Wenham. Prepare for the return of sword-wielding,...

I, Frankenstein

I, Frankenstein
15/3/2014 Director: Stuart Beattie Writers: Stuart Beattie, Kevin Grevioux Starring: Aaron Eckhart, Yvonne Strahovski, Bill Nighy, Miranda Otto I, Frankenstein tells the story of Frankenstein’s creature (Aaron Eckhart), many years after the death of his creator. He is given the name of Adam by a...

Movie Articles

Did you miss....Wasted on the Young?

Did you miss....Wasted on the Young?
15/3/2014 Welcome to the first Did You Miss article! I’ll be taking some hidden gems from recent years that might have been overlooked for whatever reason, be it poor marketing, an overshadowing behemoth of a competing release or even a misunderstood quality that was hidden under the often...

Top 10 Movies of 2013 - Fan Votes

Top 10 Movies of 2013 - Fan Votes
30/1/2014   2013 was a fantastic year for cinema. We had sequels upon sequels from really successful franchises like The Hunger Games, Iron Man and The Hobbit as well as standalone films that made you marvel at your screens, I’m looking at you Now You See Me! Drama, comedy, fantasy, action –...

Top 10 'Die Hard' Scenario Movies

Top 10 'Die Hard' Scenario Movies
Given the recent release of White House Down, the ‘Die Hard in the White House’ movie I reviewed this week, it seemed a good time to talk about Die Hard Scenario movies. The ‘Die Hard in/on an…’ cinema trope is one of my absolute favourites. I define it thusly: the lone wolf hero, hidden in the...

The Top 5 Worst Comic Book Movies

The Top 5 Worst Comic Book Movies
21/04/2013 With so many awesome comic related movies coming out this year such as Ironman 3, The Wolverine and Man of Steel, I thought I would share some of the less phenomenal comic book movies that have previously hit the big screen, well mostly hit the big screen. Some movies that you would...

Dragonball: The Path to Power

Dragonball: The Path to Power
21/03/13  With March 30th drawing ever closer we are also closer to the first animated theatrical release of Dragon Ball in 17 years, Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods.  Man, does that make me feel old! To commemorate this momentous occasion I have decided to revisit the Dragon Ball movie...