Safe House (2012) | Review
Official Synopsis: A young CIA agent is tasked with looking after a fugitive in a safe house. But when the safe house is attacked, he finds himself on the run with his charge.
Rookie CIA operative frustrated at not getting a crack at the big time? Check. Infamous rogue CIA agent and master manipulator now in ownership of sensitive high-value files? Check. Arbitrary plot point to bring both together? Check. Expecting something of a cross between the Bourne movies […]
Review Added: February 26th, 2012
Tagline: No One Is Safe
In the Opening scenes we meet nervous Ryan Reynolds as Matt Weston. Weston feels stuck. He has to lie to his girlfriend and feels underappreciated and frankly bored in his position as safe house ‘keeper’ due to lack of action. That is all about to change [...]
The Muppets (2011) | Review
Official Synopsis: With the help of three fans, The Muppets must reunite to save their old theater from a greedy oil tycoon.
Some twelve years have passed since the last Muppets outing in Muppets In Space and it was a surprise not to see this latest movie being released with shoddy 3D effects bolted on or being done using CGI over puppets. It’s clear from the outset that […]
Review Added: February 16th, 2012
Tagline: They're closer than you think
This was a nostalgic and almost reverential revisit to the muppets. I think it was handled with kid gloves and a sense of nostalgia which brought through the genuine love of all involved. It also took a swipe at the kind of TV young people are [...]