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Quickie Reviews – Week 4

Quickie Reviews – Week 4

Hey guys and welcome to quickie reviews, a weekly show where I tell you about the latest releases, what you should be seeing and what you might want to give a miss. So check out the video below and see if there something that takes your fancy for the next time you head out to the cinema. THIS WEEKS RELEASES [...]

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‘Lincoln’ Movie Review

‘Lincoln’ Movie Review

So it was only a matter of time until we got a proper film about Abraham Lincoln, I mean if you ask anyone to name a famous American president, his name will probably pop up more times than none and fact that Steven Spielberg has been working on a film about him for about 10 years now, meant that honest [...]

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‘Zero Dark Thirty’ Movie Review

‘Zero Dark Thirty’ Movie Review

Now when I first heard this film was being made, I was actually on holiday and didn’t have all the information, so my initial reaction was to think about ‘Team America: World Police’ which made me laugh. I mean the announcement came really quite quickly after the actual event happened and I just thought that a film about the assassination [...]

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‘The Sessions’ Movie Review

‘The Sessions’ Movie Review

Sex isn’t usually a subject that gets the best wrap in hollywood, well not often anyway. Most of the time, we see sex in film, almost like buffering time between scenes (like the snake chasing it’s tail-thing when a video is loading), it rarely carries any weight or emotion. I mean, for example, when we see sexual tension build between [...]

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Quickie Reviews – Week 3

Quickie Reviews – Week 3

Hey guys and welcome to quickie reviews, a weekly show where I tell you about the latest releases, what you should be seeing and what you might want to give a miss. So check out the video below and see if there something that takes your fancy for the next time you head out to the cinema. THIS WEEKS RELEASES [...]

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‘Django Unchained’ Movie Review

‘Django Unchained’ Movie Review

Now ever since I first saw Reservoir Dogs and Pulp Fiction when I was younger, I’ve remained a big fan of Quentin Tarantino’s work, and while that means I’ll always be biased when talking about his films, it also means that my expectations are always going to be up there. However, after over 20 years in the business, have we [...]

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‘Les Miserables’ Movie Review

‘Les Miserables’ Movie Review

  Now firstly, I need to get something out of the way, there are a couple film musicals I’ve enjoyed in the past, but I’m not really the biggest fan of the genre, I rarely go to the theatre and I’ve never seen Les Miserables on the stage. In fact I didn’t even know the story before I saw this [...]

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Quickie Reviews – Week 2

Quickie Reviews – Week 2

Hey guys and welcome to quickie reviews, a weekly show where I tell you about the latest releases, what you should be seeing and what you might want to give a miss. So check out the video below and see if there something that takes your fancy for the next time you head out to the cinema. THIS WEEKS RELEASES [...]

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Best Films of 2012

Best Films of 2012

FilmXTRA’s Best Films of 2012. Now this is something a little different from me, I’ve been wanting to do one of these for a couple of years now and while did take a number of hours to get just right, I’m really happy with it. So check out the video below and let me know what your favourite films of [...]

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Oscars Nominations 2013 – Discussed

Oscars Nominations 2013 – Discussed

Good day to you all and what is probably the silliest thing to get excited about but only the nominations for the 85th Academy Awards® have just been announced by host Seth MacFarlane and actress Emma Stone at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. Scroll down to see the full list of nominees, plus a video discussing my [...]

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