Skyfall (2012) | Review
Official Synopsis: Bond's loyalty to M is tested as her past comes back to haunt her. As MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.
Casino Royale was the Bond franchise being dragged kicking and screaming into modern cinema – Daniel Craig‘s character becoming darker and arguably more brutal; the story scaled back and made more personal. The inane over-the-top gadgetry, cheesy one-liners and near untouchable nature of the central character […]
Review Added: October 26th, 2012
Tagline: It's personal.
Here I am on my 50th review for the site, celebrating 50 years of James Bond and having just viewed the latest instalment. It’s going to be a bit of a mixed review really because there were some things which I loved and others which were [...]
Sinister (2012) | Review
Official Synopsis: Found footage helps a true-crime author realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Halloween always ensures a run of horror movies, oft dominated by the franchises that are presumably considered to be the closest thing to low-risk coin-spinners for the studios – Paranormal Activity and Saw having laid claim to the ghoulish release crown over recent years. In an […]
Review Added: October 21st, 2012
Tagline: Once you see him, nothing can save you.
With the “from the makers of Paranormal Activity and Insidious” splashed all over the trailers I was a bit unsure about this film falling into the gap of what had been done new and differently in these two films. I thought both stood out and was [...]