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Anthony Hopkins

VENICE 2015 – Go With Me (2015)

If Go With Me were a meal, it would be the kind you have at a motorway service station. It’s as guaranteed to get the job done as it is to fade immediately from memory. There is nothing particularly wrong with Daniel Alfredson’s pacific…

Noah (2014)

Noah is a righteous man. He and his kin have been chosen by God to survive the apocalypse by flood, and instructed to build an Ark to shelter two of every living species during the coming storm. Crowe’s Noah, however, like other prophets…

Noah (2014)

In Which Darren Aronofsky Jumps a Shark, an Elephant and a Kangaroo. Darren Aronofsky directed Pi, Requiem for a Dream and Black Swan. These are really good, unique, imaginative, unsettling films and I don't recall…

Thor: The Dark World (2013)

Before I saw Thor I was worried that it was going to be a dreary, po-faced movie about a guy who had no sense of humour, but one mighty hammer. Thankfully, that wasn't the case. Thor turned out to be surprisingly entertaining, thanks to the…

Thor: The Dark World (2013)

Out of all the Avengers, Thor has had it pretty bad after the events in New York - not only is he denied a chance to reunite with his love interest Jane Foster but he had to stop his (adopted) brother from taking over Earth with an alien…

Hitchcock (2012)

It's hard to think of Alfred Hitchcock without thinking of sharp strings and an infamous shower scene – namely one of the most memorable scenes in film that has been constantly mimicked but never bettered. Now, the story behind the classic…

Thor (2011)

Thor. He was always going to be one of the tougher Marvel superheroes to get just right. Many people would probably still think of him as a man with a helmet that has wings on the side holding a big hammer. The background to this character…