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Chi-Raq (2016)

Filmmaker Spike Lee has never shied away from highlighting urban crime in his features. Since his directorial debut in 1986, his features have made him a key figure in black cinema, and he was awarded with an Honorary Award last year for…

Olympus Has Fallen (2013)

Simple, violent and effective, Olympus Has Fallen feels very much like an "old school" action movie, in the best sense. It is, as you've probably already heard, effectively surmised as Die Hard In The Whitehouse, and it even manages to make…

This Means War (2012)

When I saw the trailer for This Means War I immediately rolled my eyes and assumed the worst. Two secret agents (played by Chris Pine and Tom Hardy) end up dating the same woman (Reese Witherspoon) and, in turn, sneakily battling for her…

Green Lantern (2011)

With a lesser fanbase than numerous other superheroes that I could mention, an estimated budget of about $200 million and ongoing concerns about the computer effects not being up to scratch (according to every clip and internet rumour…