Horrible Bosses (2011) | Review
Official Synopsis: Three friends conspire to murder their awful bosses when they realize they are standing in the way of their happiness.
Patricia Highsmith’s Strangers on a Train (brought to film and fame by Alfred Hitchcock) told the story of two random people meeting and agreeing to kill someone for each other, leaving no trail back as they had no association. A few movies since have used a […]
Review Added: July 28th, 2011
Tagline: Ever wish your boss were dead?
Right off the bat I have to say that I wasn’t expecting this to be very good. Most of the ‘laughs’ had once again been shown in the trailer ( seriously why do film studio’s keep doing that???) but I found myself actually enjoying it. I would describe [...]
Bridesmaids (2011) | Review
Official Synopsis: Picked as her best friend's maid of honor, lovelorn and broke Annie looks to bluff her way through the expensive and bizarre rituals with an oddball group of bridesmaids.
Having prepared for a fairly generic or formulaic comedy with lots of stereotyped characters, I was pleasantly surprised. The fact that it’s not a sequel or remake and doesn’t feature the usual headline actresses that are all too familiar in comedy territory certainly played a huge […]
Review Added: July 18th, 2011
Tagline: Save the date
So it was a comedy…. a comedy about girls and I have to say I really enjoyed it. It wasn’t what I expected in a way….much more quirky, but that actually made it better. The story actually revolves around the not so hilarious crashing down of the life [...]
Official Synopsis: The Autobots learn of a Cybertronian spacecraft hidden on the Moon, and race against the Decepticons to reach it and to learn its secrets.
To start I should probably make it clear that I’m somewhat biased when it comes to Transformers, having loved them as a kid. Being a geek, I still do. The movie started off with promise, suggesting a suitably dark tone for the third and supposedly final […]
Review Added: July 16th, 2011
Tagline: Earth's last stand
After recently being subjected to the torture that was watching the plot hole laden Transformers 2: revenge of the fallen for a second painful time as my preparation, I was dutifully dragged to the cinema for the franchise’s third instalment and fodder for our first review. [...]