• Gravity (2013) Fanart
  • Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) Fanart - Benedict Cumberbatch as John Harrison / Khan Noonien Singh
  • Oblivion (2013) Fanart - Tom Cruise As Jack
  • This Is 40 (2012) Fanart - Paul Rudd as Pete, Leslie Mann as Debbie
  • G.I. Joe Retaliation (2013) Fanart - Bruce Willis as Joe, Dwayne Johnson The Rock as Roadblock, Adrianne Palicki as Jaye
BBFC Rating - 12A

Gravity (2013) | Review

Official Synopsis: A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after an accident leaves them adrift in space.

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Despite the acclaim of his 2006 release Children of Men, Alfonso Cuarón has made everyone wait for his next Directorial feature movie – a seven year release cycle putting even Damien Rice to shame. Almost as surprisingly, two of the biggest names working in Hollywood were […]

6.0

Review Added: November 18th, 2013

Tagline: Don't Let Go

I am not the biggest fan of space based movies. Maybe it’s the silence juxtaposes against the inherent ever-present danger, the fact that if something goes wrong it goes really wrong or maybe it really is that in space no one can hear you scream. Well [...]

1.5

Official Synopsis: After the crew of the Enterprise find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction.

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For someone that grew up as a fan of Star Trek, and falling on that side of the Star Trek/Star Wars ‘fence’ despite the lack of a gritty feel, I initially had very mixed feelings about the JJ Abrams-powered reboot, particularly given the age of the […]

6.0

Review Added: May 9th, 2013

Tagline: In our darkest hour, when our leaders have fallen, a hero will rise.

When considering the penchant of the Blue Corner to Wax lyrical about Star Trek and other geek programming, here we are with a chance to review an actual Star Trek film. We saw in 3D in our local and from a few of the audible ‘ohhhs’ [...]

6.5
BBFC Rating - 12A

Oblivion (2013) | Review

Official Synopsis: A veteran assigned to extract Earth's remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself.

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As part of a two man crew responsible for defending the Earth’s few precious remaining natural resources after a devastating alien attack, Jack Harper (Tom Cruise) works alongside partner Victoria (Andrea Riseborough) to maintain a series of aerial defence drones used for shielding the nearby harvesters […]

6.5

Review Added: April 16th, 2013

Tagline: Earth is a memory worth fighting for.

In some ways I feel I was duped into seeing this film, even though I actually picked it. From the trailer, which I was thankful for once didn’t seem to give too much away, I decided that it all seemed very WALL-E but with people instead [...]

5.0

Official Synopsis: A look at the lives of Pete and Debbie a few years after the events of Knocked Up.

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Recycling two of the characters from 2007’s Knocked Up, Judd Apatow’s ‘This is 40’ focuses on the Los Angeles based couple Pete (Paul Rudd) & Debbie (Leslie Mann) over the course of a week that sees both turn 40. Whilst this is very much a sour […]

6.5

Review Added: April 15th, 2013

Tagline: The Sort-of Sequel to 'Knocked Up'

With my history of not liking the hyped ‘hilarious’ comedies, choosing this film on a bit of a whim could have proved somewhat disastrous for me. Being from the house of Judd Apatow and proudly waving the ‘ unofficial sequel to knocked up’ tagline made me scared. I didn’t like [...]

6.5

Official Synopsis: The G.I. Joes are not only fighting their mortal enemy Cobra; they are forced to contend with threats from within the government that jeopardize their very existence.

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Whilst the Marvel Comics and Hasbro branded toys sold massively well in the 80s, the first attempt at turning this into a live-action film franchise akin to the Transformers series wasn’t the greatest, although having just finished re-watching it I will hold my hands up and […]

3.5

Review Added: April 14th, 2013

Tagline: Do you have what it takes?

Oh dear. Oh dear. Where does one start on a review for this film? Well, it’s bad. If you haven’t seen it and if you want a mindless blowing stuff up, butch muscle bound ‘hell yeah’ with a blended bit of comic book sillyness thrown in [...]

1.5