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Hercules [based on the comic]
Hercules dir. Brett Ratnor

Is Hercules the son of Zeus or is he just a man? This film takes a more realistic1 interpretation of […]

X-Men: days of future past
X-men: days of future past dir. Bryan Singer

Mutants throughout the world are being hunted down and murdered by the Sentinels. And not only mutants, but anyone with […]

Godzilla
Godzilla dir. Gareth Edwards

Is there a point to me doing a quick recap of a Godzilla movie plot? I mean, you all know […]

Man of Steel
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This is a Superman film. And a Superman origins film at that, so you can guess at some of the […]

Oblivion [based on book by]
Oblivion

Jack is a drone repair man. Before his assignment on earth his memory, and that of his communications officer, was […]

John Carter [based on the book by]
John Carter dir. Andrew Stanton

In the 1880s a young Edgar Rice Burroughs is summoned to his uncle’s home. But when he reaches it he […]

Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol

Ethan Hunt is in prison, but do not fear, an IMF team are here to break him out. No one […]

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows [based on characters]

Based on books by Arthur Conan Doyle I really enjoyed the first of these “reimaginings”, although I don’t think that […]

Warrior

The opening scenes of Warrior feature The National’s Start a war and a character listening to Moby Dick. Not what […]

Rise of the planet of the apes

Okay, so we all know what is going to happen in this film. Don’t we? I mean, we all have […]

The Green Hornet

Britt Reid is a spoiled little rich boy. One day, after his father dies he wakes to find that his […]

The King’s Speech

The wireless changed a great many things. Before, all that was required of a monarch was that he look the […]