April 2009 archives

Star Trek review

As a Star Wars fanatic, my reaction to anything Star Trek has been similar to a vampire’s reaction to sunlight....

5 / 5 | 1 Comment | Read

Let the Right One In review

Has Let the Right One In reinvented the horror genre? That’s pushing it a bit, but in a genre that...

4 / 5 | Read

Monsters vs. Aliens review

The tale of a Dreamworks release is getting a little predictable. It will invariably be good but then Pixar will...

3 / 5 | Read

Cherry Blossoms review

Cherry Blossoms is a moving drama about the undying love between an ageing German couple who, for different but interconnecting...

4 / 5 | Read

Martyrs review

Martyrs, a truly gruesome French film about torture, madness and clandestine wackos, starts off promisingly and continues to do well...

3 / 5 | Read

The Damned United review

Regardless of the level of your interest in the sport, Brian Clough transcended the popularity of football and was an...

3 / 5 | Read

Two Lovers review

Two Lovers unfurls like a classical tragedy with the romantic elements of the romantic drama revolving almost exclusively around pain...

4 / 5 | Read

The Boat That Rocked review

Maybe Richard Curtis’ insistence on directing has got in the way of his writing (which we know he is more...

1 / 5 | Read