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Amber Heard

Machete Kills (2013)

Machete don’t tweet. Machete kills. Robert Rodriguez’s career has got ”action comedy” written all over it. Desperado (1995) was a memorable and promising breakthrough for him, which he even surpassed, in this reviewer’s opinion, with the…

The Rum Diary (2011)

To members of a certain generation, one that predates me, at least, Hunter S Thompson is someone who "carries the illness forward for all us, always wearing the right coat while traveling outside the realms of possibility".   That language…

The Ward (2010)

If you are a die-hard horror fan the state of one of its long standing masters recent output is a pretty grim state of affair. So I went to see John Carpenter’s latest offering with very low expectations, but did find one or two reasons to…