August 2016

The Smurfs 2 (2013)

August 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Smurfs 2 sees those little blue gnomes back and proving more mischievous than ever in the sequel to the hit cartoon / live action family adventure The Smurfs (2011). [...]

Pacific Rim (2013)

August 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

In recent years Hollywood has come to believe that in order to satisfy the paying public it must give them more bang for their buck. If this is the case it would appear that [...]

Entity (2012)

August 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

There was a time when the term ‘horror film’ meant just that. Admittedly however, it seldom required much more than keeping the landing light on at night to [...]

Scream 4 (2011)

August 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

  Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell) has returned to the town of Woodsborough, where she is promoting her new book. And where Sidney goes, you can bet trouble won’t [...]

Piggy (2012)

August 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

  I have the suspicion that the classification of Piggy, the new thriller by writer/ director Kieron Hawkes, as a horror film may not be what production company DP Films [...]

Headhunters (2011)

August 7, 2016 // 0 Comments

  Headhunters, the Norwegian thriller based on the best selling crime novel by author Jo Nesbo is, like its central protagonist Roger Brown (played by Aksel Hennie), [...]

The Book Thief (2013)

August 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

  The Book Thief tells the story of Liesel Meminger (Sophie Nélisse) who, following the death of her younger brother, is sent for safety by her Communist mother to [...]

The Lorax (2012)

August 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

Masterpiece is a term all too often bandied about to describe films which, though good, often have that elusive ingredient missing. The Lorax however, justifies the use of [...]