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Bula Quo

Once upon a time, the summer movie season was all about fun films to make one smile in the intermittent British sunshine. Then it all changed, got bigger, flashier and something was missing- fun. It may have taken over a quarte...
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Internship

Referencing Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson’s latest on screen partnership as the Google film is a level assumption. Those familiar primary colours are flexed heavily throughout Shawn Levy’s latest, which follows salesmen Billy an...
 
 
 
 
 
 

This Is The End

The world is going to end any minute now. By the time you’re done with this review it could already be over. At least that’s what Hollywood believes. Over the past few years it has churned out countless predictions for how huma...
 
 
 
 
 
 

A Haunted House Review

Last month Scary Movie 5 squeezed the last drops of blood red humour from Paranormal Activity, now it’s time for one of the originators of that series to do it all again…. Writer, producer and star Marlon Wayans has...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Stuck in Love

Josh Boone’s directorial debut about a family of writers damaged by the consequence of love is obviously no light affair. The opening monologue, delivered deadpan by a seemingly uncaring Lily Collins (spoiler, she cares really)...
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Hangover Part 3

Don’t you find humour is such an over-rated quality in comedy?  Thank God then for Todd Phillips who’s managed to free us from the tyranny of laughter, nailing the coffin lid down on his Hangover trilogy with the anti-comedy Th...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Gimme The Loot

Enjoying a warm reception at Sundance and SXSW alike, Adam Leon makes his feature debut with this affectionate tale of youth which spans two days in the sweltering heat of the Bronx. A New Yorker himself, Leon uses his knowledg...
 
 
 
 
 
 

I’m So Excited (Los amantes pasajeros)

Camper than a Thai ladyboy drinking Babycham and watching Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert in the bar at Bognor Regis Butlins and featuring practically every actor he’s ever worked with (barring Victoria Abril and Carmen Maura), ...
 
 
 
 
 
 

21 And Over

Nothing says Summer’s coming better than a film about American college kids getting drunk and laid so 21 And Over is as much a sign of the changing seasons as the appearance of white flesh through ill-advised outerwear. T...
 
 
 
 
 
 

James Test

Scorsese soars back to the very top of the directorial pile with his latest juggernaut, The Wolf of Wall Street. Leo DiCaprio delivers a career-topping performance as he audaciously brings to life Jordan Belfort in this debauch...