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Weekly Roundup – 22 July 13

Daniel Radcliffe is a bush baby. Fact. Jennifer Aniston is going all out for an Oscar nomination this year, by staring in a Barbra Streisand Biopic. No one is standing in a pot hole or wearing platform shoes. This is the actual height ratio of

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Odd Couple – Johnny Depp and that actress you thought was a lesbian but apparently is not

Can I say that I am disappointed in both of them. Amber Heard for being the worlds most attractive lesbian, yet dating a man. And Johnny Depp, how you disappoint me. He used to be the too oddball to be an A-lister, always picking interesting

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Pacific Rim photo plot guide – or what film have I seen this in before?

Pacific Rim has been praised for being a summer movie that is neither a remake or a sequel. Which is a positive thing. The negative? Its a terrible film. It may not be a remake but that doesn’t stop every scene from being a reminder

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Guilty Pleasures – Demolition Man

Oft overlooked as just another early 90s Stallone action flick, nestled snugly between Cliffhanger and The Specialist. Demolition Man is  actually a enjoyable blend of explosions, comedy, a certain amount of nostalgia and some great performances from Stallone, Wesley Snipes and Sandra Bullock. Demolition Man

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Sound Of My Voice – review

Sound Of My Voice, debut movie from Zal Batmanglij, who together with Brit Marling Indie Darling made this years The East. SomV follows a couple attempting to expose a cult, but just maybe they want to believe in something. The charismatic leader, Maggie, claims to be

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Another Earth – review

Another Earth is the debut movie from director Mike Cahill, and is co-written and staring Brit Marling Indie Darling. On the surface its similar to Lars Von Triers Melancholia. A new planet has turned up and its really close to earth. The main character is

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Now You See Me – review

Mark Ruffalo is usually my mark of quality. Yes he always looks like he’s just woken up and is too lazy to open his mouth when he talks but he usually picks good pictures, for example,  The Kids Are All Right, Zodiac and the best

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Superheroes in Space: Update

As everyone likes looking at photos of Chris Pratt this week I thought it was about time for an update of the first Marvel movie to be set in space. And the first proper risk the Marvel Studio has made. It has an even more

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The Many Faces of Henry Cavill

Yes we know him as the square jawed alien in a blue leotard, but there is a reason why his interpretation of Superman is pretty much the strong and silent type. Its because Henry Cavill has two strings to his acting bow, the mid-distance stare

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World War Z – review

After all the the chatter on the internet, about rewrites, reshoots, being over budget, disowned by the author of the original book and general mixed reviews. I had low expectations for WWZ. I was pleasantly surprised to find an enjoyable film. Yes its not going