Posted in: Movies

‘Rock of Ages’ review

You can deliberate over whether Rock of Ages is paying tribute to or poking fun at the music featured. But to do so would be to over analyse.

‘Fast Girls’ movie review

Already nicknamed ‘Sprint it like Beckham’ in some quarters, this is one British feel-good film we can all rally around even if we don’t do well in the Olympics this summer.

‘Prometheus’ review

There are a lot of ideas and flourishes floating around in Prometheus – too many, in all honesty – and as a result the film lacks focus at times.

‘Snow White and the Huntsman’ review

For all the film’s breathtaking landscapes and outfits, there’s a sense of something being kept back most likely to meet the film’s 12A certificate.

‘Men in Black 3’ review

MIB3 may not quite reach the heights of the original, but it does a much better job than the last effort.

‘How I Spent My Summer Vacation’ review

Director Adrian Grunberg’s darkly comic How I Spent My Summer Vacation sees troubled star Mel Gibson outshone in a claustrophobic action flick about a man lost in translation.

‘The Monk’ review

Repressed sexuality bubbles through the angsty score by Alberto Iglesias and through lead actor Vincent Cassel's rigid but charged-up performance.

‘The Raid’ review

A Welshman directing a foreign language Die Hard in Indonesia... really? This is the question most people will be asking before watching this film.