The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn Review

Ever since Raiders of the Lost Ark, Steven Spielberg has always wanted to put Tintin onto the big screen, with the blessing of Herge himself. Now, with the help of Peter Jackson and the team at Weta doing the visuals and a script by geek icons Steven Moffat, Edgar Wright and Joe Cornish, Spielberg is… Continue reading The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn Review

Best of 2012: Halfway Through the Year

Now that the year is half done (and the fact that this coincides with the Good Doctor putting up his best of 2012 halfway through the year list here), I feel that I should do a brief little show on my thoughts and rankings of the films I’ve seen this year and different categories in… Continue reading Best of 2012: Halfway Through the Year

Prometheus Review (contains spoilers)

Now before I begin I feel like I should give my thoughts on the other Alien films I’ve seen. Alien was really good, a bit over-rated, but still good and I consider it a master-class in suspense, Aliens is my all time favourite film and I went into full detail here. As for Alien 3, Alien Resurrection… Continue reading Prometheus Review (contains spoilers)

Just When You Thought You’d Seen It All

Over the past few years, numerous different franchises have been given the film treatment. Some have turned out great (Marvel Cinematic Universe, the Christopher Nolan Batman films, Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings etc) some bad (GI Joe: The Rise of Cobra) and some into abominations of cinema that deserve to be sent to the… Continue reading Just When You Thought You’d Seen It All

Django Unchained Trailer

So today the trailer for the new Quentin Tarantino film came out, and it looks just as awesome as his other films. Now this film looks to be the ultimate slavery revenge fantasy in the same way as Inglorious Basterds was the ultimate Holocaust revenge fantasy and the imagery in the film, especially the blood… Continue reading Django Unchained Trailer

My Guess on the Oscar Nominations Halfway Through the Year

In a tradition for me, it’s time for me to say my thoughts on what will be nominated at the 2013 Oscars, you should know the rules by now (with the categories being the same as my predictions at the start of the year) so lets just dive in: Best Picture: Argo The Great Gatsby… Continue reading My Guess on the Oscar Nominations Halfway Through the Year